Safety-oriented Correctional Officer with more than [ 18 ] years in maximum and medium security facilities. Extensively trained in defensive tactics and suicide prevention. Hardworking [ Sergeant ] who employs sound judgment and verbal de-escalation tactics to keep order and avoid dangerous situations. Skillfully detects contraband during cell searches.
Search and seizure procedures
Correctional facility procedures knowledge
Suicide prevention training
Firearm operations trained
Safety and security-oriented
Strong interpersonal skills
Conflict resolution skills
Correction Officer I and II, 09/1995
to 07/2013 Massachusetts Department of Correction – MCI Concord,
Conducted routine and emergency head counts.
Made rounds at specified intervals and conducted head counts and roll calls.
Escorted inmates to and from cells, court, hospitals and medical appointments.
Escorted inmates to and from cells, court, hospitals and medical appointments. Promoted to Sergeant in June 2002 to present
Issued cleaning supplies, comfort items, laundry and all basic meals.
Verified facility security by inspecting plumbing, outside areas, locks and cells for potential hazards.
Prepared, processed and maintained forms, reports, logs, records and activity journals.
Bachelor of Science: Law Enforcement,
2002 Western New England College - Springfield,
Promoted to Level II Corrections Officer after [ 5 ] years of employment. Medal of Valor in 2007