922120 Police Protection

This industry comprises government establishments primarily engaged in criminal and civil law enforcement, police, traffic safety, and other activities related to the enforcement of the law and preservation of order. Combined police and fire departments are included in this industry.

Cross-References.
  • Government establishments primarily engaged in prosecution are classified in Industry 922130, Legal Counsel and Prosecution;
  • Government establishments primarily engaged in collection of law enforcement statistics are classified in Industry 922190, Other Justice, Public Order, and Safety Activities;
  • Government establishments primarily engaged in providing police service for the military or National Guard are classified in Industry 928110, National Security;
  • Government establishments primarily engaged in providing police service for tribal governments are classified in Industry 921150, American Indian and Alaska Native Tribal Governments;
  • Government establishments primarily engaged in enforcing immigration laws are classified in Industry 928120, International Affairs;
  • Sheriffs' offices conducting court functions only are classified in Industry 922110, Courts; and
  • Private establishments primarily engaged in providing security and investigation services are classified in Industry 56161, Investigation, Guard, and Armored Car Services.
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Entries
922120 922120 922120  Alcohol, tobacco, and firearms control
922120 922120 922120  Criminal investigation offices, government
922120 922120 922120  DEA (Drug Enforcement Administration)
922120 922120 922120  Drug enforcement agencies and offices
922120 922120 922120  Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
922120 922120 922120  Federal police services
922120 922120 922120  Highway patrols, police
922120 922120 922120  Housing police, government
922120 922120 922120  Marshals' offices
922120 922120 922120  Park police
922120 922120 922120  Police academies
922120 922120 922120  Police and fire departments, combined
922120 922120 922120  Police departments (except American Indian or Alaska Native)
922120 922120 922120  Sheriffs' offices (except court functions only)
922120 922120 922120  State police
922120 922120 922120  Transit police