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When you join us as a police officer, you can expect a range of benefits including:

  • Salary: from September 1, 2020 a salary of £24,780 - £41,130 

  • Leave: annual leave of 22 days per annum increasing with length of service

  • Pension: enjoy the advantages of a police pension scheme

  • Federation benefits

  • Training and development opportunities

Living and working in Durham

Durham is a non-metropolitan, picturesque county in North East England. The county's population is just over half a million people and is made up of towns, villages and more rural areas.

Support networks

At Durham Constabulary we have a number of internal support networks which provide help and support to under-represented groups:

  • Durham Ethnic & Minority Support Association (DEMSA)

  • Star Network

  • Durham Chaplaincy Team

  • Disability Support Group Network

  • LGBTQ+ Network

  • Menopause Support Group

  • Durham Autism Association

  • Durham Muslim Association

For more information visit our Positive Action page.