Criminal Investigator equipped with intellectual curiosity and excellent patience. I am skilled at conducting lengthy and elaborate interrogations/interviews. I possess the ability to establish an excellent rapport with victims, witnesses and government agencies within the law enforcement community. Due to my strong belief in teamwork, I have always maintained a positive working relationship with my assigned Assistant Prosecutors.
Relevant Professional Experience
Essex County Prosecutor's OfficeDecember 1990 to January 2016County Detective Newark, New JerseyASSIGNED UNITS: Central Judicial Processing, Adult Trial Section, Newark Remand Section, Extradition, Citizen's Complaint Bureau (Professional Standards Bureau), Sexual Assault and Rape Analysis Unit, Homicide Task Force (Cold Case), Official Corruption and Economic Crime, United States Secret Service (NigerianOrganized Crime Task Force) and the Community Justice/Gun Strategy Unit. DUTIES: retrieved reports and case evidence from various law enforcement agencies for trial, conducted interviews of police officers, victims and witnesses in preparation for trials as well as took statements.
Education and Training
Essex County Police Academy
Risk Management and Threat Evaluation 2002
Basic Investigative Technology 2001
Advanced Criminal Investigations 1999
Introduction to Conflict Resolutions 1999
Basic Electronic Surveillance 1998
Criminal Street Gangs 1998
Cellular Phone Fraud 1995
Basic Police Training for County Investigators 1991