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Statement Taker - Police

Service Care Solutions are recruiting for a "Statement Taker" to work in Chichester.

Please see below for more information and to apply please contact Lewis on 01772 208962.

Job Opportunity: Statement Taker - Sussex Police

Location: Chichester Police Station, Chichester, West Sussex

Job Type: Full-time, Monday to Friday

Are you a dedicated and organised individual with a passion for supporting law enforcement efforts? Sussex Police is seeking a proactive and motivated Statement Taker to join our Response Team at Chichester Police Station.

In this role, you will play a crucial part in gathering essential information from members of the public to aid in investigations.


  • Collaborate with investigating officers to gather statements and evidence from witnesses and individuals involved in various incidents.

  • Visit and interact with members of the public to conduct statement-taking, which may include sensitive and challenging situations.

  • Assist in the collection and seizure of CCTV footage and other relevant materials.

  • Digitally upload evidence to police IT systems and partner agency platforms, ensuring efficient and accurate data management.


  • Strong organisational skills, with the ability to work methodically and effectively in a fast-paced and high-pressure environment.

  • Excellent communication skills to respond to correspondence and enquiries professionally and courteously.

  • Previous experience working in a team environment.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office programs (Word, Outlook, Excel), with a willingness to learn new IT systems.

  • Background in quality assuring documents and familiarity with data protection regulations (GDPR) for handling confidential information.

  • Ability to produce clear, legible, and accurate statements, and detail activities related to evidence production.

  • Resilience to handle challenging and distressing witnesses.

  • Flexibility to work evenings when needed and to attend court proceedings if required.

  • Valid driver's license and the ability to pass a check drive for operating fleet cars.

Why Join Us?

  • Contribute to the vital work of law enforcement in your community.

  • Collaborate with a dynamic and dedicated team of professionals.

  • Opportunity for personal and professional growth and development.

  • Make a meaningful difference by supporting investigations and upholding justice.

If you are motivated, detail-oriented, and committed to assisting in the pursuit of justice, we invite you to apply for the Statement Taker position with Sussex Police.

Join us in making a positive impact on the safety and security of our community.

To apply, please submit your CV and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and why you are interested in this role to [email address].

Application deadline is [deadline date].

Sussex Police is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from individuals of all backgrounds.

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further steps in the selection process.

We thank you for your interest in joining Sussex Police.