Royal Brunei Police Force

The Royal Brunei Police Force, RBPF (Malay: Polis Diraja Brunei (PDB) is in charge of prisons, fire services, the issuing of licenses, immigration, and keeping law and order in the streets. The RBPF has been one of the 190 members of INTERPOL, an intergovernmental organisation worldwide since 1984.

Royal Brunei Police Force
Polis Di-Raja Brunei
ڤوليس دراج بروني
Logo of the Royal Brunei Police
Flag of the Royal Brunei Police
AbbreviationRBPF / PPDB
MottoFast and Perfect
Agency overview
Formed1 January 1921
Jurisdictional structure
National agency
(Operations jurisdiction)
Operations jurisdictionBrunei
Legal jurisdictionNational
Governing bodyGovernment of Brunei
General nature
Operational structure
HeadquartersBandar Seri Begawan
Agency executives
Police stations1, 000
Police carsProton Waja, Proton Wira, Proton Persona, Toyota Vios, Mitsubishi Pajero etc.
Patrol boats10 (3 Bendaharu; 7 PBD-type)[1]

With a force of more than 4,400 officers, the RBPF is responsible for keeping law and order and providing law enforcement services. The mandate for the RBPF in keeping the law in the Sultanate of Brunei Darussalam includes the prevention, detection and investigation of crime, collection of criminal intelligence, traffic control, escort duties (VIPs, cash, prisoners), sea and border patrol, public order, riot as well as public event control.[2]