criminal investigations detective resume example with 8+ years of experience

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

Police Officer with over 4+ years of service, serving and protecting all citizens. Passionate about saving lives, protecting victims and enforcing the laws of the land. Excellent record of promotion and recognition for going beyond call of duty.

  • Preserving crime scenes
  • Knowledge judiciary system
  • Firearms expertise
  • Leading team operations
  • Interrogation
  • Witness interviews
  • Traffic Laws
  • Criminal Investigations
  • Defensive tactics training
Work History
02/2017 to Current
Criminal Investigations Detective Pala Band Of Mission Indians Pala, CA,
  • Collected crime scene evidence, examined bodies and investigated secondary locations to build detailed cases based on sound evidence handling practices.
  • Obtained and verified evidence by interviewing, observing and conducting surveillance of suspects and records.
  • Collected and used forensic evidence to solve crimes such as Homicide's, Sex Crimes and property Crimes.
  • Collected witness statements and identified persons of interests.
  • Prepared sketches and diagrams detailing primary and secondary crime scenes.
  • Efficiently responded to major crimes within a timely manner to preserve scenes and avoid evidence contamination.
  • Used UCJIS and TLO search databases to locate relevant case evidence.
  • Followed constitutional standards to properly obtain and execute warrants for arrests and searches.
  • Delivered calm, professional testimony to support case evidence, establish timelines and offer law enforcement expertise.
  • Marked off crime scenes and controlled access to protect evidence from tampering or loss.
12/2019 to 04/2021
Narcotics Agent Uintah Basin Narcotic Strike Force City, STATE,
  • Gathered facts from interviews of suspects, witnesses and complainants.
  • Prepared case reports from allegations, interview transcripts of interviews and physical evidence.
  • Installed covert cameras and recording devices in compliance with legal statutes and department policies.
  • Conducted multi-scope research into suspects to determine criminal activities and suspect operating environments.
  • Secured search warrants to investigate scenes of crimes and collect evidence.
  • Identified labels and stored evidence properly to verify that it was safe and secure.
  • Documented drug transactions to gather evidence and complete undercover investigations.
02/2017 to 03/2020
Patrol Officer Duchesne County Sheriff's Office City, STATE,
  • Patrolled designated areas in patrol vehicle and on foot to identify security and safety issues.
  • Investigated incidents and crimes, collected evidence and recorded witness statements.
  • Backed up patrol officers during difficult stops or to answer complex questions.
  • Investigated allegations of employee misconduct, reported findings and coordinated warranted disciplinary actions.
  • Organized criminal documents such as logs, records, reports and agendas to streamline processing and improve traceability.
  • Talked regularly with citizens to establish rapport and become familiar presence in area.
  • Gathered necessary information for court appearances and testified as witness under oath in court.
  • Monitored crowded public areas and events to mitigate risk and promote safety.
  • Guided officers through difficult situations, backing up teams onsite and advising on strategic decisions.
  • Gave presentations at community groups and public events highlighting work of police officers and special teams.
10/2010 to 10/2014
Soldier United States Marine Corps, USMC City, STATE,
  • Implemented tactics, procedures, and techniques for defense systems.
  • Performed as fire team member during situational training exercises and infantry dismounted battle drills.
  • Operated and maintained armored vehicles.
  • Engaged targets in low-light conditions with night vision equipment.
  • Carried out defensive and offensive data protection operations.
  • Upheld USMC dress and appearance regulations for professional appearance.
  • Maintained required level of proficiency in use of firearms.
  • Trained in small arms, anti-armor and indirect fire weapons.
  • Gave individual evaluations based on fitness and combat readiness.
  • Upheld code of conduct and maintained professionalism in stressful situations.
  • Worked in dirty and uncomfortable conditions, sometimes in dangerous, deployed locations.
  • Created workout and training schedules for 23 Marines.
Expected in
Associate of Science: General Studies
Utah State University - Logan, UT
Expected in 07/2017
: Satellite Academy POST
Uintah Basin Applied Technology College - Roosevelt, UT
Expected in 05/2009
High School Diploma:
Richfield High School - Richfield, UT

    Life Saving Valor Award

    Honorable Discharge

    Expert in service pistol and rifle

    Marine Corps good conduct medal

    Nato Medal- ISAF Afghanistan

    Global war on terrorism service medal

    Afghanistan campaign medal

    Nation Defense medal

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School Attended

  • Utah State University
  • Uintah Basin Applied Technology College
  • Richfield High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Criminal Investigations Detective
  • Narcotics Agent
  • Patrol Officer
  • Soldier


  • Associate of Science
  • High School Diploma

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