2023 Directorate for Priority Crime Investigations (DPCI) Internship Program

South African Police Service

The South African Police Service is inviting unemployed graduates to apply for the Internship Program 2022 / 2023.

Internship Closing Date: 28 October 2022

The Directorate for Priority Crime Investigations at the National Head of the South African Police Service is inviting jobless graduates who meet the conditions to apply for a 12-month Graduate Recruitment Scheme (DPCI).

The National Human Resource Development Strategy and the National Skills Development Strategy both include the Graduate Recruitment Scheme.

Required Fields of study:

National Diploma / Degree in:

  • Accounting
  • Financial Management
  • Commerce
  • Accounting Science in Internal Audit
  • Financial Accounting
  • Bachelor of Forensic Sciences
  • Technology Forensic investigation
  • B Com in Business Management
  • Accounting Science
  • Internal Auditing
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • Law / LLB
  • Communication
  • Public Relations
  • Graphic design
  • Public Management and Administration
  • Office Administration
  • Office Management
  • Policing
  • Criminology
  • Forensic Investigation
  • Public Management
  • Information Technology
  • Information Technology Management
  • Information Systems
  • Computer Science
  • Business Information
  • Software development)
  • Business Management
  • Forensic Investigation
  • Public Administration
  • Policing / Police Management
  • Police Science
  • Public Management
  • Strategic Management
  • Organisational Development

Minimum Requirements you need to apply

  • You must be a South African citizen
  • You must be in possession of a National Senior Certificate or equivalent (NCV L4)
  • You must have no previous criminal conviction(s) or case(s) pending
  • Applicants must be unemployed, never employed in the field of the advertised post, and never participated in an internship programme relevant to the field of the post
  • Applicants are restricted to applying for only three (3) posts and complete a separate application form for each post reference number.

How to Apply for the internship

Download the SAPS Application Form

  • An updated Curriculum Vitae must be submitted together with the application form.
  • Certified copies of an applicant’s ID document
  • National Senior Certificate and all post-school educational qualifications with a statement of results obtained must also be submitted and attached to every application.
  • Certified copies should not be older than 6 months


For Reference Numbers and Postal Addresses please click the link given below:

Directorate for Priority Crime Investigations (DPCI)

Apply Here: Directorate for Priority Crime Investigations.pdf

Please note:

The post particulars and Reference Number of the post must be correctly specified on the Application Form.
No faxed or e-mailed applications will be considered.
Applications must be posted/hand delivered timeously.

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