Standard Occupational Classification

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The information on this page relates to the 2000 SOC, for more recent information, see the 2010 SOC System.


33-3051 Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers

Maintain order, enforce laws and ordinances, and protect life and property in an assigned patrol district. Perform combination of following duties: patrol a specific area on foot or in a vehicle; direct traffic; issue traffic summonses; investigate accidents; apprehend and arrest suspects, or serve legal processes of courts.

Police Officers (broad occupation)

Law Enforcement Workers (minor group)

Protective Service Occupations (major group)

List of SOC Major Groups

SOC User Guide

Last Modified Date: October 26, 2009

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