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Humberside Police have exciting opportunities available for experienced Police Officers to join a forward thinking, modern Police Force who provide a wide range of career opportunities and career development.

We aim to attract Constables and Sergeants to directly transfer into PVP (Protecting Vulnerable People).

Detectives must be PIP 2 accredited with experience in public protection, proactive crime and reactive crime.


As a  Detective Constable in the Protecting Vulnerable People Unit (PVP) you will provide a response to calls for service in order to prevent or detect offences, preserve life, keep the peace and enhance the quality of life of the community.

You will work as part of the PVP team involved in the investigation and detection of crime ensuring that harm is prevented and ensure that the welfare of vulnerable people is a paramount consideration at all times.

You will conduct investigations, where appropriate with other agencies, within the terms of reference of the PVP, ensuring that the investigation is conducted to a high standard and that the welfare of the vulnerable person is safeguarded and promoted.


As a Police Sergeant in the Protecting Vulnerable People Unit (PVP) you will supervise and manage all roles in a team of officers involved in the investigation and detection of serious criminal offences, ensuring that all investigations consider the prevention and management of risk to vulnerable people.


A role with Humberside Police is an exceptional opportunity to develop your career.

The Humberside Police areas of East Yorkshire, Hull and North/North East Lincolnshire are home to coast, countryside and city.  Unspoilt landscapes, traditional market towns are only a stone’s throw from the city of Kingston Upon Hull that will host the UK City of Culture 2017.

Living in the Humberside Police force area will bring you a variety of benefits.

A great standard of living with affordable housing in whatever environment suits you.  Family life can be accommodated with small towns and villages across the region providing excellent schools, colleges and of course the University of Hull.  There are also plenty of vibrant and lively towns and the city of Kingston Upon Hull.

To be eligible to transfer to Humberside Police, you must:

  • Be a current serving police officer in a Home Office force
  • Have no outstanding discipline or integrity issues
  • Have resided in the UK for three years immediately prior to submitting your application.
  • Have successfully completed your probationary period with your Force prior to submitting your application

Applicants who meet the eligibility criteria will be invited to a competency based interview.  Humberside Police test officers on the Police Professional Framework (PPF).

Please see attached FAQ’s.

Those successful at interview will be required to undergo the following checks before appointment:

  • Vetting
  • Medical
  • Drugs & Bio-Metrics
  • Fitness
  • References
  • Misconduct

For informal enquiries, please contact the Recruiting Team on Tel: 0114 2197000 or at

We have a strong commitment to equality and diversity both within the organisation and in the service we provide. Our aim is to promote and achieve a fully inclusive workforce to reflect the communities we serve.

In order to provide a high level of service, we encourage applications from under-represented groups and we are proud to pursue a policy of ‘positive action’ in an attempt to achieve this.

When you have submitted your application, please also email a copy of your full Police training record to:

This opportunity is closed to applications.