Strength of Police Service Statistics

The figures below are the actual strength figures (Full Time Equivalent - FTE) updated on the 1st June 2020.

Police Ranks Strength (FTE)
Chief Constable 1
Deputy Chief Constable 1
Assistant Chief Constable 4
Chief Superintendent 14
Superintendent 50
Chief Inspector 94
Inspector 352
Sergeant 1012
Constable 5157
Student Officer 212
Total Police 6897
Constable Part-Time 245
 
Police Staff Analogous Grades Strength (FTE)
Grade 3 1
Grade 5 6
Grade 6 20
Grade 7 51
Deputy Principal 104
Staff Officer 243
Executive Officer 1 341
Executive Officer 2 420
Administrative Officer 1001
Administrative Assistant 129
Industrial Grade 61
Total Police Staff (includes temporary workers) 2377

More Information

For information on officers and staff members perceived Community Background, please visit the workforce composition page.

Contact Us

If you would like to comment on any statistics or publications, receive notification of the publications or be informed of developments, then please forward your contact details and we will add you to our email list.

If you are from a press/media organisation and have a query about statistics then please contact the PSNI’s Press Office directly.

All content is available under the Open Government Licence unless otherwise stated.

Email Us Now