Task Statement for Military Occupational Structure Identification - 00161 Military Police

A-MD-154-000/FP-000 - Appendix 1, Annex D

MOSID  00161 - Military Police (MP)

General Duties:

MP provide DND with police, security and custodial services in operational and non-operational theatres, on or off CF establishments. Duties include: law enforcement, security, emergency measure procedures, MP field operations, counter-intelligence investigations, detention and user maintenance of MP equipment. Employment involves both sedentary and active duties in urban and tactical/operational environments.

MOSID Related Duties

Circle the X for each task that Mbr is UNABLE or UNFIT to perform.

1. Remain on duty continuously for 12 hours with periods of up to 16 hours in emergencies.       X X X
2. Cope with dangerous confrontations. X X X
3. Load, unload and carry stores weighing up to 35 Kg.     X X X X
4. Conduct waterborne harbour patrols in all weather for up to 5 hours in light, open boats.   X X X X X
5. Drive military vehicles in low/no light conditions.       X X X
6. Stoop, bend, kneel and crawl when searching accident or crime scenes.     X X X X
7. Subdue and restrain violent individuals of all weights.     X X X  
8. Chase and apprehend fleeing suspects.       X X X
9. Cope with stress of exercising powers of a peace officer: know action or inaction may cause death; control access to sites by higher ranked personnel; conduct hostage negotiations; command hostage barricade. X X X X X X
10. Cope with fumes from diesel, gasoline, AVGAS, other fuels and smoke.     X X X X
11. Dig a personal trench. X X X X X  
12. Evacuate a casualty weighing 90 kg and carry 100 m using fireman's lift. X X X X X X
13. Have the physical and emotional strength to control large numbers of healthy or injured POW, stragglers or refugees.      X X  X
14. Supervise and direct personnel in combat or emergency conditions.  X  X X    
15. Make rapid decisions in crises and emergencies.  X  X  X X  X
16. Live in improvised shelters for up to 72 hours.       X  X


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