MINOR GROUP 391
POLICE OFFICERS protect and preserve property, public order and safety through the enforcement of laws.
Most occupations in this minor group have a level of skill commensurate with an AQF Diploma or higher qualification or at least 3 years relevant experience. In some instances relevant experience is required in addition to the formal qualification.
Tasks performed by Police Officers typically include maintaining public order and safety; patrolling assigned areas; investigating offences and complaints; gathering evidence; pursuing, arresting and interviewing suspects; maintaining records and preparing reports.
Occupations in this minor group are classified into the following unit group: