Plan drawing forms part of the work of a functional police
official who works at the Accident Unit at a South African
Police Service Police Station. The drawing and photographing of
plans of accident scenes are part of the gathering and recording
of information for evidence purposes.
Other functions include the investigation of serious accidents
including accidents and culpable homicides, apprehension of
suspects, interviewing and arresting of suspects, presenting of
evidence in court and involvement in other crime prevention
What are the minimum requirements to
become a Plan Drawer?
Because of the nature of this work one has to a trained
functional police official.
One may undergo courses applicable to this kind of work such
as plan drawing and photography courses.
Where can you be stationed?
Functional police officials who are responsible for drawing
plans work at Accident Units at South African Police Stations.
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