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Police Investigator PIP1 or PIP 2

Job Description

Service Care Solutions are currently recruiting for Investigators for a police force in Lancashire. For more information please contact Lewis Ashcroft on 01772 208962.

Job Purpose:

To manage and participate in a wide range of evidence-gathering and crime-investigation duties for Priority and Volume crime and to ensure that any evidence obtained is recorded, secured and preserved in a timely and appropriate manner. To interview suspects and provide support and assistance to other investigations as required by supervision.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To provide an investigative response to incidents.
  • To secure, preserve and gather evidence within Investigations in order to prove or disprove information and establish facts.
  • To conduct priority and volume criminal investigations, plan and manage own workload, and retain responsibility as the officer-in-case.
  • To undertake tasks accordingly with accredited powers
  • To provide support to victims and witnesses and assess their need for further support throughout the criminal justice process.
  • To interview victims and witnesses and obtain statements in relation to priority and volume investigations.
  • To interview suspects in relation to priority and volume criminal investigations.
  • To use internal IT systems to research and maintain records regarding individuals and investigations.
  • To complete comprehensive investigation reports and case files.
  • To present evidence to CPS and at court
  • To be flexible in providing cover within the normal place of work and across the county.
  • To support, where required, the investigation of serious and complex crime.
  • To demonstrate a strong commitment to delivering a high standard of service with an emphasis on quality at all times.