Strength of Police Service Statistics

The figures below are the actual strength figures (Full Time Equivalent - FTE) updated on the 01 Sep 2017.

Police RanksStrength (FTE)
Chief Constable 1
Deputy Chief Constable 1
Assistant Chief Constable 4
Chief Superintendent 14
Superintendent 55
Chief Inspector 90
Inspector 331
Sergeant 1009
Constable 5080
Student Officer 104
Total Police 6689
Constable Part-Time 309
 
Police Support Staff Analogous GradesStrength (FTE)
Grade 3 1
Grade 5 5
Grade 6 16
Grade 7 43
Deputy Principal 100
Staff Officer 237
Executive Officer 1 334
Executive Officer 2 309
Administrative Officer 729
Administrative Assistant 143
Industrial Grade 56
Total Support Staff 1973

More Information

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

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