Investigation Officer

£15.44 per hour PAYE/£19.09 per hour UMBRELLA
United Kingdom

Servoca Resourcing Solutions are in search of x1 Investigation Officer to work for a Lancashire Constabulary on a temporary contract basis.

Role Overview:

To work as an effective member of the Exploitation Team by focusing on Human Trafficking, Modern Day Slavery, and Criminal Child Exploitation through a combination of Multi-agency Safeguarding and conducting criminal investigations.

Key Responsibilities – Please note this list is not exhaustive:

  • Responsible for combating Human Trafficking, Modern Day Slavery, and Criminal Child Exploitation by developing, monitoring, analysing and evaluating intelligence and information gathered from a variety of sources, including the Duty to Notify Scheme, National Referral Mechanism, human sources and general community intelligence, in conjunction with Divisional Intelligence Unit and Risk and Threat
  • Risk assessing cases of Human Trafficking, Modern Day Slavery, Child Exploitation and Child Criminal Exploitation using the recognised force risk assessment policies and guidance
  • Maintaining accurate and up to date matrices for prioritising victims, offenders and investigations
  • Conducting complex criminal investigations into Human Traffic Trafficking, Modern Day Slavery, and Criminal Child Exploitation
  • Working directly with Multi-agency partners to safeguard victims of Human Trafficking, Modern Day Slavery, Child Exploitation and Child Criminal Exploitation.
  • Assess evidence and evaluate material generated by the investigation of Human Trafficking, Modern Day Slavery and Child Criminal Exploitation.
  • Interview witnesses and suspects and gather all required evidence and information within the criminal law and legal framework to bring offenders to justice.
  • Prepare reports on the outcome of investigations and manage files within best practice procedures.
  • Identify and present case materials, working closely with the CPS to progress the case 


Essential Criteria:

  • PIP level 2 trained and accredited
  • Experience of conducting successful complex and serious investigations
  • Proven experience and knowledge of the investigative process
  • Experience of gathering critical evidence by interviewing victims, significant witnesses and suspects.
  • Experience and knowledge of the criminal justice system relating to PACE 1984, including searching premises, handling exhibits, interviewing suspects and CPIA 1996, relating to disclosure of unused material.
  • Knowledge of intelligence gathering policies and procedures
  • Experience Multi-agency working to safeguard vulnerable people

Pay Rate: £15.44 per hour PAYE/£19.09 per hour UMBRELLA

Location: Preston

Contract Length: 3 months initially

If you are interested in the role please send through an updated CV to or click below to apply.

Servoca Resourcing Solutions is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. We are an equal opportunity employer with a diverse workforce. We provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and specialise in police recruitment skills related roles


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