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    Q300: What is the structure of the ranks in the police?

    The ranks of police officers are as follows (ending with the highest ranking):

    Constable
    Sergeant
    Inspector
    Chief Inspector
    Superintendent
    Chief Superintendent
    Assistant Chief Constable
    Deputy Chief Constable
    Chief Constable

    The rank system within the Metropolitan Police Service is slightly different, and is as follows (ending with the highest ranking):

    Constable
    Sergeant
    Inspector
    Chief Inspector
    Superintendent
    Chief Superintendent
    Commander
    Deputy Assistant Commissioner
    Assistant Commissioner
    Deputy Commissioner
    Commissioner

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