Uniformed services are bodies of people in employment of a state who wear a distinct uniform that differentiates them from the general public. Their purpose is to maintain the peace, security, safety, and health of the public they serve. Examples include military personnel, police officers, corrections and firefighters.

Armed uniformed services

Some uniformed services carry weapons and ammunition on duty. They include:

Unarmed uniformed services

There are also other uniformed services which do not carry weapons. They carry other equipment to perform their duty. Such uniformed services may include:

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