Accident Investigator

GySgt to Cpl - NMOS (5811)


An Accident Investigator is a Military Policeman who is additionally trained in the enforcement of traffic laws, regulations and orders. Furthermore, the Accident Investigator investigates and reports traffic accidents; assists in accident prevention and vehicle safety programs; and conducts traffic control studies to determine present and future needs concerning traffic control and associated traffic programs aboard an installation.


  • Must currently hold MOS 5811.
  • Must have obtained the grade of Corporal or higher.


  • Complete the Traffic Management and Accident Investigation Courses, Air Force Training Center, Lackland, AFB.


  • For a complete listing of duties and tasks, refer to NAVMC 3500.10C, Military Police, Investigations, and Corrections Training and Readiness Manual.

Related SOC Classification/SOC Code:

  • Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers 33-3051.

Related Military Skill:

  • None