What are some more different types of law inforcement?

Different job titles...

I have only a few...

National Police



Regular Police Patroller





or if any of mine are wrong?

Its a project :D

Update 2:

Thought of one, the DEA

Update 3:

National Police...I meant InterPol

5 Answers

  • 9 years ago
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    CIA is not a Law Enforcement Agency. They gather intel only.

    Here is a partial list of Federal Law Enforcement Agencies:

    Department of Homeland Security (DHS)


    o United States Coast Guard (USCG)

    + Coast Guard Police (CGPD)

    + Coast Guard Investigative Service (CGIS)

    o United States Customs and Border Protection (CBP)

    + United States Border Patrol (USBP)

    o Federal Protective Service (FPS)

    o United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)

    o United States Secret Service (USSS)

    o Transportation Security Administration (TSA)

    + Federal Air Marshal Service (FAMS)

    [edit] Department of Justice (USDOJ)

    * Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF)

    * Drug Enforcement Administration (since 1973)

    o Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs (1968–73)

    + Federal Bureau of Narcotics (1930–68)

    # Bureau of Prohibition (1927–33)

    + Bureau of Drug Abuse Control (1966–68)

    * Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)

    * Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP)

    * United States Marshals Service (USMS)

    [edit] Department of State (DOS)

    * Bureau of Diplomatic Security

    o Diplomatic Security Service (DSS)

    [edit] Department of Commerce (DOC)

    * National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Fisheries Office for Law Enforcement

    [edit] Department of Treasury

    * Internal Revenue Service Criminal Investigations Division (IRS-CID)

    * Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA)

    * United States Mint Police (USMP)

    * United States Treasury Police - merged into the US Secret Service Uniformed Division in 1986.

    [edit] Department of Defense

    * Defense Criminal Investigative Service(DCIS)

    * Pentagon Force Protection Agency

    Department of the Army


    o United States Army Criminal Investigation Division (Army CID)

    o United States Army Military Police Corps

    Department of the Air Force


    o Air Force Office of Special Investigations (Airforce OSI)

    o Air Force Security Forces

    Department of the Navy


    o Naval Criminal Investigative Service (NCIS)

    o Office of Naval Intelligence Police (ONI Police)

    o Marine Corps Provost Marshal's Office

    [edit] Department of Education


    o Office of the Inspector General (OIG)

    [edit] Department of Health and Human Services

    * Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

    o Office of Criminal Investigations

    [edit] Department of Agriculture (USDA)

    * U.S. Forest Service Law Enforcement and Investigations

    * Office of Inspector General

    [edit] Department of the Interior (USDI)

    * Bureau of Indian Affairs Police

    * Bureau of Land Management Office of Law Enforcement & Security

    * National Park Service

    o National Park Rangers

    o United States Park Police

    * U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Office of Law Enforcement

    [edit] Other Major Federal Law Enforcement Agencies


    o Central Intelligence Agency Security Protective Service (SPS)

    o Federal Reserve Police

    o Library of Congress Police

    o National Security Agency Police (NSA Police)

    o Smithsonian National Zoological Park Police

    o United States Capitol Police (USCP)

    o United States Postal Inspection Service (USPIS)

    o United States Supreme Court Police

    o Veterans Affairs Police

    Source(s): 10+ years Law Enforcement
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  • Anonymous
    9 years ago

    Talking USA here:

    No such thing as national police, InterPol is not a police force but is a cooperative law enforcement agency. What they do is try to coordinate police investigations between countries. They have no arrest powers (one of the definitions of police) EuroPol is the same for European Union countries and they work with InterPOl. Between them they have less than 1000 people doing any LE work.

    CIA has nothing to do with law enforcement. They were supposed to be a foreign intelligence gathering agency but turned into a assassination and government overthrow agency back int eh 50's.

    What you named are not different types of law enforcement unless you define types as jurisdictions.

    FBI, DEA, Secret Service, and ATF (to name a few) are Federal Agencies. They all come under the Departments of Justice or Treasury. They can only investigate and enforce federal laws.

    In the US the main power of law comes from the individual states.

    CSI are just part of a police department that works in a lab or collect evidence. They are not a separate agency at all, in fact most people who do CSI type work do not have the power of arrest.

    SWAT, ESU, HRT type teams are part of police departments. They are not separate types of law enforcement.

    In most places until they are called up for an assignment they are what you call Regular Police Pat rollers.

    So the different types of law enforcement by jurisdiction are Federal officers, state police who have jurisdiction to enforce all state laws, county police who are part of a sheriffs department and enforce state and county laws and municipal police who enforce state and local municipal laws.

    Within those there are other types of law enforcers such as on a municipal or regional level school, transit, medical center authority police

    On the county level some still have constables and township police.

    In some areas they also have marshals, who normally are with the county.

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  • Kim
    Lv 4
    4 years ago

    Uhh...you have to start out as an officer and work your way up. You obviously have NO experience and would only be in the way at a crime scene. Don't take this the wrong way, I'm just pointing out what you already know about Law Enforcement...Nothing. Be patient and work your way there...you'll be a better cop for it!

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  • 9 years ago

    How about

    Boarder patrol


    Cosat Guard

    Private investigation

    Bounty hunting


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  • NCIS





    NOTE: all of them have ,SSA, agents, officers, directors and LNO are the titles

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