Summer Internships and Year in Industry placements at Bedfordshire Police

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Deadline 26 February 2023

Bedfordshire Police Internship Programmes for 2023

The scheme gives undergraduates an opportunity to work within Bedfordshire Police in various departments immersing themselves in the day to day work of their team whilst working on a specialised work package. Examples of business areas interns have been placed in the past include Legal, Mental Health, Hate Crime, Operational Planning and Major Crime.

In 2023 we will be hosting both summer and sandwich placement internships. Students are placed within a business area that supports their learning and development for 12 weeks for the summer internship and 10 months for the sandwich placement internship.

Summer Internship: June – September 2023
Sandwich Placement Internship: October 2023 – July 2024

Our internships provides undergraduates with the opportunity of paid work with Bedfordshire Police. During their internships, undergraduates will immerse themselves in the day to day work of a team whilst working on their specialised work package.

Our scheme not only provides students with valuable knowledge to support their degree but also essential work experience to increase skills, experience and employability.

Applications must be submitted via the online portal at: Internship schemes | Bedfordshire Police (
When applying, you will be asked to complete a 500 word summary detailing why you want to work with us, what skills you can bring to the force and how you would like to develop your own skills.

Further information available in the Prospectus below:

Bedfordshire Police Internships Programme Prospectus 2023