We are currently recruiting for an Investigative Officer in Preston.


Pay rate: £17.58 per hour.

Contract duration: Temporary ongoing.



To manage and participate in a wide range of evidence-gathering and crime-investigation duties for Serious and Complex 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.



  • Provide an investigative response to incidents and received intelligence.
  • Secure, preserve and gather evidence within Investigations to prove or disprove information and establish facts.
  • Conduct serious and complex criminal investigations, plan and manage own workload, and retain responsibility as the officer-in-case.
  • Provide support to victims and witnesses and assess their need for further support throughout the criminal justice process.
  • Interview victims and witnesses and obtain statements in relation to serious and complex investigations.
  • Interview suspects in relation to serious and complex criminal investigations.
  • Use internal IT systems to research and maintain records regarding individuals and investigations.
  • Complete comprehensive investigation reports and case files.
  • Present evidence to CPS.


Experience – Essential: 

  • Controlled Drugs Liaison Officer Qualified and experienced.
  • Police Drugs Expert Evidence Training Course Accreditation
  • PIP level 2 trained and accredited


Apply online or contact Lucia De Felice on 07425 757587. You can also email lucia@peelsolutions.co.uk for more information on this role.

Job Category: Investigative
Job Type: Temporary
Job Location: Lancashire
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