The RCCU works with the National Crime Agency and other partners, in the UK and abroad, to investigate and prevent the most serious cybercrime offences.


The RCCU deals predominantly with the most serious pure cyber-dependent offences relating to Malware based cyber-crime, including Botnets, Distributed Denial of Service attacks, Phishing, Network Compromise and Extortion.

The unit also works with the other Regional Organised Crime Unit departments and supports our regional Forces to tackle serious and organised crime by providing investigative and technical support and a proactive cyber capability.



Are you currently studying for a degree in computing or cyber security? Do you want to join us for a year for valuable experience which will help towards your future career?

Consider our intern program! View our vacancies and apply:


Vacancy - RC130 Cyber Crime Intern Placement - Prepare

Vacancy - RC131 Cyber Crime Intern Placement - Protect


*The application process will close at 23:55 hours on 9th November 2018


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