Police Officer

Intelligence 24 Officer

£23,235 - £25,380 plus shift and weekend working allowances from £8099
Shift working
Fixed Term

Intelligence 24 Officer 

Hindlip, Worcestershire

Fixed Term Contract for 12 months

Please note that one of these opportunities is to cover Maternity leave

Full Time 

The closing date for this post is 12 noon on Friday 26th June 2020

Those currently eligible on the redeployment register will be given prior consideration

Interviews will be held in August 2020

The main purpose of the role is to provide a 24/7 ‘live-time’ intelligence capability and enable the effective management of threat, harm and risk associated with

•       live-time intelligence support

•       live-time ANPR monitoring in line with national standards

•       Daily Management Meeting

•       intelligence-led live briefing

•       out of hours capability for high risk intelligence requirements

Main Responsibilities:

To provide dynamic live-time intelligence, including supporting the OCC Inspector, Silver Cadre and Green Room as required. Completing relevant threat harm and risk assessments.

Monitor open and closed source intelligence 24/7, in support of ongoing operational incidents and emerging threats to include the requirement to provide intelligence and evidential packages as required.

To monitor Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR) activations 24/7, in line with national standards. To provide specialist ANPR intelligence support to operational officers 24/7. To be responsible for fault monitoring of ANPR assets and escalating issues to contractors to maintain fully operational ANPR infrastructure.

To undertake daily comprehensive environmental scanning to produce accurate and timely documents for the Daily Management Meeting (DMM). To represent Intelligence 24 at the DMM, and publish completed DMM document following each meeting.

To be responsible for adding intelligence value to live-time briefing requests by undertaking specialist research of a wide range of open and closed source systems.

To be the initial contact point for operational officers for live-time checks on specialist systems, including open source, FLINTS, PINS, PND, NFLMS and VISOR.

To be the out of hours contact for all intelligence functions. This includes review, assessment and dissemination of high risk intelligence logs to ensure appropriate action taken in support of the Force. Carry out priority Police National Systems Bureau (PNSB) tasks out of hours and ensure appropriate action is taken where required to mitigate risk.

Attend court, where required, to assist in the smooth presentation of the facts of the case and offer expert police advice to the presenting counsel.

To undertake other duties commensurate with the nature, level of responsibility and grading of the post, as required. 


Educated to A Level / NVQ Level 3, or equivalent.

Proven experience in handling information gleaned from a wide variety of sources and presenting findings in a variety of formats.

Experience of working as part of a team in a busy office environment.

Good analytical skills including the ability to accurately assimilate and assess information and prepare intelligence reports.

Competent in the use of information technology, including Microsoft Office, spreadsheets and databases and the ability to interrogate computer systems.

Excellent administration skills and a keen eye for detail.

Proven ability to communicate both orally and in written form with a wide range of people and groups.

Ability to work with minimal supervision. 

Special Conditions:

Shift working including weekends and unsocial hours.

The duties of this post involve viewing images of an unpleasant and/or sexual nature.

We want our organisation to be as diverse as the community it serves. We welcome applicants from all sections of the community.

You will be required as part of West Mercia Police recruitment process to successfully complete vetting and credit checks.

This opportunity is closed to applications.