Professionalising investigations programme (PIP)
A structured development programme to give the police service and other sectors of law enforcement the skills to conduct professional investigations. It provides consistent registration, examination, training, workplace assessment and accreditation to a national standard. Its levels are:
- PIP 1 (priority and volume crime investigations);
- PIP 2 (serious and complex investigations);
- PIP 3 (major investigations); and
- PIP 4 (strategic management of highly complex investigations).