captain of criminal investigations narcotics resume example with 20+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Professional Summary

I began my career in Law Enforcement in 1993 as a Deputy Sheriff with the Brown County Sheriff’s Office, In 2003 Jessica joined the Clermont County Sheriff’s Office as a Road Patrol Deputy and serve on the Task Force One Dive Team. In 2007, I was assigned as a detective to the Investigative Unit where I worked major, complex criminal cases. In 2014 I was promoted to the rank of Sergeant of the Investigative Unit. In 2017 I was promoted to Captain and continued to manage Investigations as well as the Clermont County Narcotics Unit. I obtained my peace officer certification from the Ohio Peace Officer Training Academy in London Ohio. I continued my professional education by attending a number of advanced investigative courses which included Homicide Investigation at the University of Louisville Southern Police Institute, CVSA (Certified Voice Stress Analysis) operator, and am a certified firearms instructor. I graduated from Public Safety Leadership Academy, John Glenn College of Public Affairs, at The Ohio State University in June 2017.

  • 28 years of LE experience with Sheriff Offices
  • Supervisor of criminal investigations unit for 7 plus years
  • Captain of internal affairs unit
  • Criminal law proficient
  • Knowledge judiciary system
  • Criminal activity prevention
  • Over see all major investigations and preservation of crime scenes
  • Evaluating crime and death scenes
  • Supervisor of the evidence / property room
  • Prepare and approve criminal cases for grand jury or court
  • Firearms instructor
  • CVSA (Computer Voice Stress Analysts) operator
  • Certified PADI & Public Safety open water diver/ dive rescue specialist
  • Intelligence Liaison Officer with Cincinnati Fusion Center
  • Member of the Clermont County Elder Abuse Interdisciplinary Team
Work History
Captain of Criminal Investigations & Narcotics , 09/2007 - Current
Five Rivers Cattle, Llc Ulysses, KS,
  • Trained team members on agency processes, court procedures and investigation strategies.
  • Reviewed detective case reports for accuracy, integrity and completeness.
  • Oversee the collection of crime scene evidence, examined bodies and investigate secondary locations to build detailed cases based on sound evidence handling practices.
  • Generated detailed internal affairs reports outlining criminal and agency policy violations, that result in criminal prosecution or discipline
  • Followed constitutional and state standards to properly obtain and execute warrants for arrests and searches.
  • Conducted thorough investigations into death and homicide cases to bring closure to victim's families.
  • Followed chain of custody mandates to send individual items off for laboratory analysis and DNA testing to BCI.
  • Managed over crime tips and applied information to solve complex cases.
  • The administrator of CLEAR and OHLEG search databases that assist in case investigation and training.
  • Guided, mentored and supervise 13 detectives to improve job performance and case clearing rates.
  • Participated in hundreds of court hearings in over 28yrs to provide testimony of written reports and evidence.
  • Review and approved all covert & overt operational plans are in compliance with legal statutes and department policies.
  • Oversee forensic evidence to solve crimes such as homicide, robberies and burglaries.
  • Obtained and verified evidence by interviewing, observing and conducting surveillance of suspects and records.
  • Maintain detailed records of each case to assure a smooth prosecutorial process.
  • Conduct multi-scope research of crime trends to determine criminal activities and suspect operating environments.
  • Assigned schedules and coordinated leave time to maintain optimal coverage.
  • Appeared in court and testified under oath in homicide and theft cases.
  • Identified and resolved staff and organizational issues.
  • Consulted and cooperated with legal staff and prosecutor to verify timely and efficient investigation completion.
  • Oversee criminal cases, coordinate investigations with detectives and other agencies.
Deputy Sheriff, Road Patrol, 03/1993 - 09/2002
Brown County Sheriff's Office City, STATE,

Performed all duties of the Brown County Sheriff's Office to include: responding to and handling emergent and non emergent calls for service, service of court paperwork such as warrants and civil paperwork. Conducted criminal investigations ranging from homicide, sexual abuse, felony assault, theft and suicide. Used various resources such as FBI, ATF, Secret Service and BCI (Bureau of Criminal Investigation) with the Ohio Attorney General's Office. Commanded and executed all operations related to the Sheriff's Office Drive Team.

Operator /Delivery Driver, 02/1991 - 03/1993
Southern States Cooperative City, STATE,
  • Performed walk around on delivery vehicle before beginning shift to verify correct and safe operating order.
  • Fostered positive working relationships with customers by responding to questions and concerns.
  • Safely operated heavy lifting equipment such as fork trucks and cranes.
  • Inspected truck equipment and supplies and reported problems and safety hazards to supervisors following each shift.
  • Contacted customers prior to delivery to confirm and coordinate delivery times.
  • Completed pre and post-trip safety inspections, recording and reporting any defects and malfunctions.
  • Oversaw product loading to keep items balanced, work efficient and items secure for safe delivery.
  • Interacted with customers to determine needs and opportunities for additional sales.
  • Operated vehicle safely in highly congested areas with no traffic violations.
  • Completed on-time deliveries by choosing best and most efficient routes.
  • Communicated customer complaints, requests and feedback to company management for swift resolution.
  • Completed rush deliveries on tight timetables to satisfy customer needs.
  • Loaded truck and properly secured items to prevent damage for over hundreds of deliveries.
Welder, 06/1990 - 02/1991
Mac Tool Inc City, STATE,
  • Bolted, clamped and tack-welded parts to secure components prior to welding.
  • Inspected welds and checked whether critical measurements met specifications upon completion.
  • Examined structure and texture of parts to detect imperfections.
  • Observed hydrostatic and dimension tolerance tests to evaluate weld quality and conformance to specifications.
Public Safety Leadership Academy : Organizational Leadership, Expected in 06/2017
The Ohio State University / John Glenn College - Columbus OH,
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Homicide Investigation: Homicide Investigation Training , Expected in 01/2015
University of Louisville - Louisville, KY
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: Basic Law Enforcement Academy , Expected in 1993
Ohio Peace Officer Training Academy - London, OH,
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High School Diploma: , Expected in 06/1990
Ripley Union Lewis High School - Ripley, OH,
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High School Diploma: , Expected in 05/1990
Southern Hills Joint Vocational Career Center - Georgetown OH,
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School Attended

  • The Ohio State University / John Glenn College
  • University of Louisville
  • Ohio Peace Officer Training Academy
  • Ripley Union Lewis High School
  • Southern Hills Joint Vocational Career Center

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  • Captain of Criminal Investigations & Narcotics
  • Deputy Sheriff, Road Patrol
  • Operator /Delivery Driver
  • Welder


  • Public Safety Leadership Academy
  • Homicide Investigation
  • High School Diploma
  • High School Diploma

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