Investigative Support Officer

Up to £10,000
01 Nov 2020
08 Nov 2020
Contract Type
Part Time
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We require an Investigative Support Officer to cover an existing workload within Thames Valley Police, based in Oxford.

This is an interim position initially for 3-6 months with the potential to be extended, dependent on workload.

Responsibilities will include:
  • Undertake evidence collection accurately and efficiently within an investigatory process, to support a mixed economy team of Police Officers and staff.
  • Record witness accounts in the form of a statement which meets the required evidential and quality standards to comply with CPS guidelines
  • Undertake tasks as directed by an OIC or supervisor in line with level of training and designation which includes house to house enquiries, the scoping, seizing and viewing of media footage and exhibit handling.
  • Review material in accordance with the Criminal Procedure Investigation Act (CPIA) to identify further lines of enquiry or relevant material where directed by the OIC or the Disclosure Officer.
  • View CCTV and/or other media footage as circumstances dictate, which will include copying relevant footage, obtaining evidence from mobile phones and identifying further investigative opportunities.
  • Attend court to give specific evidence when required, including evidence of exhibits seizure / handling, statement taking and to support the investigation/prosecution team.

Job Purpose:
  • To provide an effective and efficient support function within a mixed economy team of Police Officers and staff, including; administrative tasks, evidence collection and recording tasks on Niche RMS.

This role offers a competitive salary of from £10.61 up to £13.69 per hour and you’ll be working via REED who offer great benefits such as discounts, cashback offers and more as well as weekly pay.

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