Did you know you can be a ‘policeman’ in the Royal Marines (RM)?
In 2008, the RM Police Troop was composed of:
- Captain (OF-2): One (1).
- Warrant Officer Class 2 (WO2, OR-8): One (1).
- Colour Sergeant (OR-7): Two (2).
- Sergeant (OR-6): Three. (3).
- Corporal (OR-4): Nine (9).
- One being a British military policeman from the Royal Military Police (RMP) attached to the RM but remained an Army liability.
- Lance Corporal (OR-3): Twenty-one (21).
- One civilian (attached).
RM Police could be found in several locations/units including:
- Close Protection (CP) Team.
- Police Office.
- Training Office.
- G4 (Troop Quartermaster Department).
- RM Condor.
- 45 Commando.
- The Commando Training Centre RM detachment.
- Unit Investigation Element:
- Acted as the deployable manpower for any exercises and operations.
FOI 2016/00396 dated 20 January 2016.