We take an intelligence-led approach and concentrate on tackling the criminals and risks to the public which are beyond the capability or capacity of other law enforcement bodies.
The Investigations Command provides a flexible, shared operational capability, designed to maximise the impact of the UK's collective resources against serious and organised crime, and in specialist support of major crime. Our teams respond to a broad range of threats, many of which also remain a responsibility for police forces and other agencies as well as private industry.
Our teams also lead investigations across the Serious and Organised Crime landscape and provide a national service of specialist investigative skills and expertise to support major crime investigations conducted by police forces, such as abduction, serial sexual crime and no body murder.
The Victim Identification Officer’s main responsibility is to conduct investigations of IIOC (indecent images of Children) with the purpose of intervening through safeguarding activity in complex child abuse investigations to identify the victims and offenders. Applicants should note that this role involves frequent exposure to extreme child abuse images and material, all officers working in CEOP must undergo a psychological wellbeing assessment before taking up the role and at regular intervals once in post.
We are looking for individuals with either ‘Professionalising Investigation Programme’ Investigations Skills at PIP2 level College of Policing accreditation or ‘Investigative Professional Practice’ accreditation (IPP) – or an alternative recognised qualification/accreditation issued by a Government body. The idea candidate will have a good understanding of criminal law and relevant UK legislation affecting CSAE activity and experience in managing and investigation CSAE offences online. The post holder must also have proven experience in using technical software to analyse data to extract intelligence information and of using open source tools and techniques.
If you want to make the UK a safer place, apply today. See the candidate information pack for more detail.
You will be required to supply evidence of:
Candidates are required to provide evidence of the following qualifications/ accreditations in order to be considered for this role:
• PIP2 or IPP (or an alternative recognised qualification/ accreditation issued by a Government body).
• Previous experience of CSAE investigations online
We'll assess you against these behaviours during the selection process:
Communicating and Influencing
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