Detective Constable - Regional Cyber Intelligence Development Officer (SEROCU)

Regional Dark Web Unit
Office location Whitchurch, moving to near M4 J12. Agile/home working supported
Detective Constable
Full Time

The Regional Cyber Crime Unit sets out to tackle both cyber-dependent crime and the most complex and serious cyber-enabled crime. 

The successful candidate will identify, research and review intelligence on identified individuals and organisations. This role requires assisting in the preparation and presentation of a variety of intelligence packages and evidential documents for Criminal Proceedings related to cybercrime and dark web criminality.

In this role, the successful candidate will develop, analyse and present in criminal proceedings digital forensic evidence and crypto-currency evidence. This is an exciting role where you will provide support, assistance and training to other officers and staff within the Region and South East Forces in relation to crypto-currency, cybercrime and dark web tactics. 

We welcome applications from substantive Detective Constables with  excellent communication skills and a high standard of IT skills. Due to the nature of the role, the successful candidate will have some experience and knowledge of working within an intelligence environment.

Due to the nature of the role, the successful candidate will have a full UK driving licence. 

At SEROCU, we are committed to better reflect the communities that we serve.  We encourage applications from our under represented communities including all ethnic or religious backgrounds, LGBTQ+, women and those with disabilities.

Due to the role requirements, it is essential that the post holder be prepared to be security cleared to enhanced level. 


Developing our talent is important.  We recognise that professional progress is important and in this role, and with SEROCU will have the opportunity for continuous development.

Police Officers and Police Staff have access to a fantastic range of benefits, dependant on role, location and length of service. To view a full list of our benefits please click here

How to apply 

To apply, please submit an online application. Please upload your latest PDR (or if no PDR, a recent copy of your CPD record/Focus Feedback meeting) and a copy of your Training Record. Please also upload the Recommendation for Appointment Form (enclosed with the Job Advert) in the ‘Line Managers Approval Form’.

For further information, please email quoting the Job Reference 17940.

The closing date is 23:55hrs on Wednesday 16th June 2021. 

This post is also open as a police staff IDO vacancy (Job Reference: 17939).

We reserve the right to close this vacancy when we are in receipt of sufficient applications. Should you wish to apply for this post we advise you to complete and submit your application form as soon as possible.

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