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section 1 Of section 1 of the Police Act (1984:387) that the police activity
pursued by the police and the security police.
Basic provisions on police and its operations
see the law on police. Further provisions are contained in
Regulation (2014:1102) with instruction for law enforcement
and Regulation (2014:1103) with instruction for
The security police.
Rules on jurisdiction
A certificate of competency as police officer
2 § With police officer referred to for the purposes of law or
Regulation the national police, the Security Police Chief, Deputy
Security Police Chief, police Chief, polisöverintendent,
Chief Superintendent of the police, police officer, Superintendent,
Police Inspector and police Assistant. The same applies to a
Police aspirant in seniority at the Police Department.
If someone referred to in the first subparagraph are not his
position of police officer, does not apply to the provisions relating to police officer
him or her. Such provisions shall not apply to the
hired under 5 § 1 before he or she has been subjected to
the education provided for there.
By section 11 of the Regulation (1980:123) with regulations for
military police follows that laid down on police officer
also apply to the performing tasks
military police officer.
Eligibility for employment
section 3 Of article 5 of the Regulation (2014:1105) on education to
police officer shown who is qualified to be appointed as
section 4 authorized to be employed as Superintendent,
Police Inspector or police Assistant is the one who has
1. vocational education and training to the police officer or
police training for specialists in accordance with regulation
(2014:1105) on education to the police officer, or
2. the corresponding training according to the older provisions.
If there are particular reasons why they should get the police or
Security police in an individual case derogate from the
provided for in the first subparagraph.
5 § qualified to be appointed as police Chief,
polisöverintendent, Chief Superintendent of the police or police Secretary is
1. have the appropriate academic degree and are prepared to undergo the
specific management training under the Regulation (2014:1105) if
training to the police officer that the police authority or
Security Police determines,
2. have undergone basic training to police, according to
the regulation on training to the police officer, or equivalent
education according to the older provisions, and is prepared to
undergo additional training to the police authorities or
Security Service determined by them, or
3. have undergone such training given in 1 or 2 or
other equivalent qualification and must otherwise meet the requirements laid down
section 6 Of section 5 of the Act (1994:260) if public-sector employment shows
that only those who are Swedish citizens may have a job
as a police officer.
Management of police work
section 7 of the person in relation to any other leads and is responsible
for certain police activities is the foreman relative to him
The will of the rules of procedure or by order identified is
foreman in practices officers perform jointly. In other
case is the one that has the highest post of foreman. If multiple
have equal positions is the supervisor who has been
the position at the time, or if they have had the position
just as long, the oldest.
section 8 on the delegation of decision-making powers and duties in
Police or security service to the particular
be taken into account if the task involves
– constitutionally guaranteed rights and freedoms can be
– adoption of an interim measure to be reviewed
– another civil servants are allowed to perform police
data in Sweden,
– Law enforcement or security police decides to assist
another State with officials or equipment, or
– an issue raised with the Government.
In the case of the circumstances referred to in the first
subparagraph, the words only be forwarded to a particular
qualified decision makers who have the education, skills
and experience required.
The police and the security police shall in particular order
the one to lead a preliminary investigation or an investigation under
section 31 of the Act (1964:167) with special provisions for young
offenders who may be led by the Agency. Only those who
satisfies the requirements referred to in the second subparagraph may be ordered.
In the case of young offenders are also those mentioned in
2 or § 32 act with special provisions for young
offenders are taken into account. Regulation (2015:435).
9 § The will of the rules of procedure or of the individual decision
indicate to whom the decision-making power in a given issue has
Obligations in the employment
Relations with the public
section 10 of the employees of the police and security service to
in contacts with the public, having regard to the circumstances
and the situation act as considerately as possible, show
mastery and conduct themselves in a way that inspires confidence.
section 11 of A police officer to work able to legitimize itself
with service card for police officer (police identification), unless
special reasons speaking against it.
section 12 of the Police Act (1984:387) provides for
reporting obligations in the case of crimes.
section 13 if someone is injured as a result of a police man's intervention
to the officer, if the damage is not insignificant, as soon as the
the injured have been taken care of for health report it occurred to
section 14 of an employee of the police or security service
to inform his supervisor about the conditions of
Police work as foreman should know.
Rules of obligation
section 15, an employee of the police or security service
are required to work throughout the country.
It will be shown by proof of employment if someone is required to
perform other work abroad than travel in the employment.
Obligations during free time
16 § even when a police officer is vacant, he or she is obliged
1. after a supervisory order cancel leave to perform
2. voluntarily register with the nearest foreman at particular
serious incidents that require more police action,
3. in the case of more severe crimes or to prevent other
more serious disturbances of public order and
safety must take the immediate measures
A police officer who is on leave may also in cases other than those specified in
first subparagraph shall intervene in order to safeguard public order and
safety or to ensure public protection and
section 17 If a police officer has taken measures in accordance with section 16 of the first
paragraph 3 or the second paragraph, he or she urgently
notify a supervisor about it, unless it is unnecessary.
Outsider's participation in police activities
section 18 of the police may use volunteers after search
by skallgång or otherwise.
section 19 of the Police Department shall, except as provided in section 18,
employ suitable persons who voluntarily support the authority of the
its activities. Such support shall not include
the exercise of public authority.
The right to provide
section 20 of the police authorities may announce detailed arrangements
1. where the report referred to in paragraph 9 of the remission Police Act (1984:387),
2. If the means that may be used to stop vehicles
According to section 10 of 5 Police Act,
3. If the documentation according to the 27 and 28 of the Police Act,
4. If the right to decide on confiscation pursuant to paragraph 3 of the fourth
subparagraph law (1986:1009) on the procedure in some cases at
5. According to Chapter 2. § 33 and 3 Cape. 6 paragraph
the public order Act (1993:1617) in terms of
a) performance and inspection of an establishment for motor sports,
emergency preparedness or rules that otherwise is required from
safety at such a facility, and
b) performance and inspection of the shooting range,
6. If the police ID, except as provided in regulation
(1958:272) on the card,
7. If clothing, equipment and other things required uniformity
in police work, and
8. the enforcement of this regulation.
Rules referred to in the first subparagraph 1 – 4 and 6-8 and that
relating to the security police must be notified in consultation with it.
1. This Regulation shall enter into force on 1 January 2015.
2. The regulation repeals the Police Ordinance (1998:1558),
Regulation (1993:1635) with authorization for
The National Police Board to provide for Motorsport and
If performance and inspection of the shooting range and regulation
(2011:1206) on provisions relating to a police man's right to
decide on confiscation.
3. for the purposes of section 2 of the will with police officer referred to the
which, according to the older rules new
the provincial police Chief, Deputy provincial police Chief,
Detective Superintendent, Inspector, Detective Inspector or
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