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Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Summary

Highly effective law enforcement professional with exemplary skills in building positive work relationships with law enforcement agencies the community, and professionals of all levels. Responsive and enthusiastic with service-minded demeanor. Demonstrated expertise in interpersonal communications skills, problem -solving, investigative techniques, good customer services and staff training and supervision.

Skills
  • Supervision
  • Teambuilding
  • Flexible
  • Computer skills
  • Clerical
  • Reliable and trustworthy
  • Problem resolution
  • Friendly, positive attitude
  • Organization
  • People skills
  • Multitasking
  • Critical thinking
  • Relationship building
  • Customer service
Experience
Criminal Investigations Detective, 06/2000 to 06/2016
Princeton University StaffBoston, MA,
  • Investigated activities such as Physical and Sexual abuse and Missing Persons case to build solid cases for criminal prosecution.
  • Conducted interrogations and interviews.
  • Secured evidence from crime scenes, bodies and secondary locations, carefully following sound evidentiary practices and chain of custody requirements.
  • Cordoned off scenes to protect evidence and prevent unauthorized access.
  • Interviewed suspects, informants, and witnesses to gain clearer picture of criminal acts and collect statements.
  • Documented facts and statements gathered from complainants, witnesses and accused persons.
  • Sought out witnesses to obtain information about identifiable violations of local, state or federal statutes.
  • Prepared detailed reports and affidavits for courts by obtaining information through physical surveillance and thorough investigations.
  • Verified and authenticated validity and admissibility of evidence and preserved integrity for court hearings.
  • Obtained and executed search and arrest warrants in full compliance with legal protections.
  • Executed and obtained search warrants and subpoenas to obtain evidence for resolution of criminal matters.
  • Produced and submitted accurate and detailed reports to complete files and support criminal cases.
  • Read and evaluated case reports from each detective to assess accuracy and completeness.
  • Produced and pursued leads on continual basis.
  • Liaised with legal staff, US Attorney's office and other federal law enforcement agencies to achieve favorable outcomes.
  • Managed investigations and prepared criminal cases for court.
  • Testified under oath in administrative hearings and criminal court cases.
  • Testified in court cases to back up case evidence and detail timelines.
  • Handled felony and misdemeanor offenses and investigated 20 criminal acts per week.
Patrol Sergeant, 06/2016 to 05/2017
Seventh DistrictCity, STATE,
  • Responded to calls for service, including unlocking doors and assisting motorists.
  • Patrolled district and worked with citizens to reduce crime in area.
  • Trained officers in departmental guide lines and skills to improve outcomes of calls and routine patrols.
  • Evaluated and advised police officers and other personnel.
  • Examined and approved or returned reports and case files from police officers.
  • Performed administrative tasks related to police work, including encountering with citizens.
  • Answered calls and complaints while providing community-oriented police services to improve and enhance quality of life community-wide.
  • Supported positive relationships between community leaders and general public by demonstrating courteous and cooperative behavior when interacting with citizens and visitors.
  • Supported scene investigations by securing perimeters, collecting evidence, interviewing witnesses and documenting statements.
  • Protected motorists and pedestrians by providing traffic control at traffic accident scenes, congested areas, schools and special events.
  • Analyzed and evaluated information to determine appropriate course of criminal prosecution.
  • Patrolled designated to identify criminal activities, issue citations, prevent incidents and serve warrants.
Detective Sergeant, 05/2017 to 09/2017
Criminal Investigation DivisionCity, STATE,
  • Read and evaluated case reports from each detective to assess accuracy and completeness.
  • Communicated information on proper procedures, judicial processes and successful strategies for criminal investigations.
  • Uncovered and corrected staffing problems.
  • Delegated assignments, set schedules and approved time requests.
  • Supervised 23 investigators per year to gather and analyze sufficient evidence in major crime cases which resulted in average solvability rate of 90%.
  • Performed evaluations performance of unit detectives.
  • Sought out witnesses to obtain information about identifiable violations of local, state or federal statutes.
  • Interviewed suspects, informants, and witnesses to gain clearer picture of criminal acts and collect statements.
  • Produced and submitted accurate and detailed reports to complete files and support criminal cases.
  • Opened investigations into issues brought up by individuals in community.
Sergeant of Investigations, 09/2017 to 10/2020
Youth And Investigator Services DivisionCity, STATE,
  • Supervised and reviewed 25 sworn subordinates and civilian personnel.
  • Collaborated with divisional commanders to maintain consistency in all operations.
  • Trained and mentored staff on correct procedures to maximize efficiency and protect public trust.
  • Reviewed and assessed criminal prosecution information, including search warrants, citations and complaints.
  • Reviewed paperwork and case files submitted by subordinate officers to verify accuracy and conformance to strict policies.
  • Monitored serving of warrants and assisted in making required arrests.
  • Provided management and support to team of 30 officers, reducing process gaps and promoting productivity.
  • Informed shift officers of special areas of emphasis, including properties to watch and noted criminals understood to be in patrol areas.
  • Evaluated evidence for validity and admissibility and provided testimony during administrative and criminal court hearings.
  • Patrolled assigned areas to respond to violent and community services calls and investigate disturbances.
  • Coordinated routine evaluations with local, state and federal regulatory agencies.
  • Oversaw shift with 30 + personnel.
  • Testified in court 20 times per month in support of department cases.
  • Participated in local planning and organizing events to communicate and collaborate with residents and business owners on methods for reducing crime.
  • Interviewed witnesses to crimes and critical problem solving incidents gathering information and help determine further action.
  • Contacted paramedics and other emergency personnel for assistance at injuries incidents and accidents.
  • Directed team of 20 police employees in Criminal Investigations division, setting and enforcing policies for optimal performance.
  • Rode along with management and officers to assess daily performance and implement corrective actions.
  • Coordinated numerous criminal investigations per year with special emphasis in missing persons and physical and sexual abuse cases.
Education and Training
High School Diploma: , Expected in 06/1985
Woodrow Wilson High School - Washington DC,
GPA:
: , Expected in
University District of Columbia - Washington DC,
GPA:

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Woodrow Wilson High School
  • University District of Columbia

Job Titles Held:

  • Criminal Investigations Detective
  • Patrol Sergeant
  • Detective Sergeant
  • Sergeant of Investigations

Degrees

  • High School Diploma
  • Some College (No Degree)

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