New Vacancy – Police Sta...

New Vacancy – Police Station Representative

Posted : 11th September 2020

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New Vacancy – Police Station Representative

  • Role: Police Station Representative
  • Department: Crime
  • Location: Middlesbrough (Office Based)
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Closing date: 30.09.2020

Watson Woodhouse Ltd are expanding their Criminal Law Department and are offering a fantastic opportunity to join our highly motivated telephone advice team.

We are looking for flexible and enthusiastic individuals to assist in the delivery of remote advice and assistance to those detained at the police station. We have two full time positions available, based at our Middlesbrough headquarters. The successful candidates will receive full training, support and supervision throughout.

The role:

The successful candidates will be required to take initial instructions, over the telephone, from clients detained in police custody. You will be required to ensure that their legal rights are adhered to and be ready to make any relevant representations where required.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • To take instructions and provide telephone advice to clients detained in police custody.
  • To ensure that the client’s legal rights are being adhered to under PACE 1984 and the police code of conduct.
  • To have clear communication and good typing skills.
  • To clearly document any instructions taken or advice given.


  • Candidates should be a qualified Police Station representative, however, probationary representatives may also be considered.
  • Candidates must be highly motivated, with good communication and time management skills.
  • Candidates must be reliable, flexible and be a strong team player.
  • Candidates must be available to work shifts, involving both days and nights where required.

A competitive salary is offered, together with the opportunity to earn additional fees from police station attendances; at the best paid rates in the North East.

If you are interested in this position, please email a covering letter and a copy of your CV to Chris Tame, at

Contacting Us

01642 247656 24 Hour Arrest Helpline 01642 917175

Head Office

102-108 Borough Road
United Kingdom

Company Registration Number: 10868114 VAT Number: 499 468 172

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