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You’ll work with other police officers and staff like police community support officers, and investigators for crime scenes and road traffic accidents.
You’ll spend 2 years as a student officer before becoming a police constable. You’ll then decide whether you want to specialise in a particular area of policing. You could consider:
With experience you may be able to apply for promotion to sergeant, inspector, chief inspector or higher.
In the CID you’ll also have the title of detective added to your rank – for example, detective sergeant or detective chief inspector.