The Unit is established to support the following functions of the Kenya Police Service in accordance with Section 24 of the National Police Service Act, 2011.
i. To provide security and protection to His Excellency the President.
ii. To provide security to the First Family.
iii. Provide security to the retired Presidents.
iv. Provide security to His Excellency the Deputy President.
v. Provide security to visiting Heads of State and Governments.
vi. Provide Security to any other V.I.P. as may be directed by the Inspector-General