Custody Officer Resume Example

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(555) 432-1000,
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
Professional Summary

Public Safety Officer for The San Manuel Band of Mission Indians , and former MP (Military Police) with over ten years of law enforcement experience . Certified armed BSIS guard with a successful background in escort and security services. Possesses situational awareness, integrity, and a dedication to safety.

  • Defensive tactics training
  • Emergency vehicle operation
  • Interrogation techniques
  • Traffic control
  • Domestic violence prevention
  • Evidence processing
  • Detailed report writing
  • Forensic science
  • Penal Code Knowledge
  • Criminal investigations
  • Search and seizure procedures
  • Traffic laws
  • Surveillance
  • Safety and security
  • Evidence collecting
  • Title 15 certified
  • Emergency response
  • Possesses physical stamina
Lowell High School Lowell, MI Expected in 2009 High School Diploma : - GPA :
United States Army Fort Leonardwood, MO Expected in 2009 United States Army Basic Training : Initial Entry Training - GPA :
United States Army Fort Leonardwood, MO Expected in 2009 Military Police Academy : 31B - MP OSUT Advanced Individual Training - GPA :
SJVC Ontario Ontario, CA Expected in 2019 Associate of Science : Criminal Justice - GPA :
  • Graduated Captain of the Command Staff Team
  • Dean's List
Certifications and Training
  • Title 15 Certified
  • ASP Baton Certification
  • Advanced Rifle Certification
  • Law Enforcement Firearms Training
  • Advanced Self Defense Certification including Mach 1-10
  • Threat Awareness and Reporting Program Certification (TARP)
  • Patrol Response to Active Shooter Training
  • Domestic Violence Intervention Training (DVIT)
  • Army Law Enforcement Reporting and Tracking System (ALERTS)
  • X-26 Taser Certification
  • O.C. Contamination Certificate
  • BSIS Guard Card and Certification
  • Firearms Permit
Work History
Andy Frain - Public Safety Officer
Princeton, KY, 04/2021 - Current
  • Answered calls from casino patrons for help in emergencies.
  • Patrolled the casino to preserve law and order, deter and detect criminal activity, enforce laws and regulations, respond to citizen requests for assistance and provide public safety.
  • Built excellent rapport and working relationship with other department supervisors, employees, and patrons alike, to build trust and improve upon communication.
  • Permitted authorized persons to enter property and monitored entrances and exits.
  • Warned violators of rule infractions such as loitering, smoking or carrying forbidden articles.
  • Operated radio, telephone equipment and console monitors to watch for and report on suspicious person.
  • Watched for irregular or unusual conditions to prevent safety hazards.
  • Reviewed live and archived video surveillance footage for investigative purposes.
  • Utilized well-developed interpersonal and communication talents to work well with upper management, fellow team members and casino patrons.
  • Verified compliance with internal policies during monetary transportation activities.
  • Welcomed guests to casino property, directed each to check-in desk and offered to be of further assistance, delivering positive experiences in every interaction.
  • Remained composed and calm even when situations were stressful or had escalated in order to effectively contribute to security needs.
  • Provided courtesy escorts for patrons with large payouts to hotel rooms, vehicles or off casino property.
  • Reported violators and incidents to correct staff members and followed up with detailed documentation.
  • Notified emergency personnel of incidents and accidents requiring medical assistance and aid.
  • Safely used firearms and other modern medical and police equipment while training or practical use.
  • Applied principles of law enforcement.
  • Supervised crowds at busy events to prevent injuries and property destruction.
Wellpath - Custody Officer
Wichita Falls, TX, 11/2020 - 04/2021
  • Inspected jail conditions and took action to rectify problems in order to meet state and federal regulations for health and safety.
  • Took custody of prisoners from arresting officers to begin processing into county jail facility.
  • Attended to feeding, housing and physical well-being of inmates.
  • Processed inmates by taking photographs and fingerprints.
  • Supervised and controlled behavior of up to 20 or more inmates.
  • Transported prisoners throughout facility and off-site to medical appointments and county jail.
  • Maintained security and welfare of prisoners in type 1 facility.
  • Physically restrained prisoners during prisoner altercations using leverage holds and legal force.
  • Wrote daily reports and maintained logs of inmate activities and behaviors.
  • Processed prisoners through appropriate identification and documentation processes as part of facility booking procedures.
  • Conducted physical searches of prisoners and premises in search of weapons and contraband.
  • Regularly conducted security and sanitation checks.
  • Searched building and grounds, living quarters and work areas for contraband.
  • Created and maintained arrest files on all inmates processed through jail.
Wellpath - Custody Officer
Winder, GA, 01/2019 - 10/2020
  • Conducted secondary searches on all inmates for weapons and contraband to ensure a safe environment for staff and other inmates upon arrival and departure of the Jail.
  • Inspected conditions to prevent escapes.
  • Safely transported inmates in a secured, caged, passenger van to and from the Orange County Jail.
  • Guarded facility’s entrance and screened all visitors.
  • Monitored the conduct of 1-32 inmates in a type one jail while ensuring inmates adhered to established regulations, policies, and procedures.
  • Delivered accurate verbal and written reports to department personnel.
  • Collected and organized all surveillance data and information to protect inmate possessions and work-spaces.
  • Monitored security camera system day and night to protect lives and property.
  • Responded to calls in both routine and emergency situations.
  • Noted and followed up on any unusual behavior.
  • Maintained accurate and detailed logs of all events that occurred during each shift.
  • Processed and logged accurate and detailed incident reports.
  • Received and inspected, property and funds from visitors on behalf of designated inmates.
  • Cleaned inmate holding areas to prevent spread of disease or infection.
  • Made rounds at specified intervals and conducted head counts and roll calls.
  • Created and maintained arrest files on all inmates processed through jail.
  • Booked inmates on various charges and completed all necessary booking and arrest paperwork in a timely matter.
G4S Secure Solutions Inc. - Security Protection Officer
City, STATE, 10/2018 - 04/2021
  • Produced daily patrol reports and documents for senior team members.
  • Observed and reported any and all discrepancies while properly documenting the occupancies.
  • Provided friendly customer service with site representatives.
  • Patrolled housing areas and business centers to safeguard from suspicious activity across Orange County.
  • Enforced General Services Administration (GSA) policies by anticipating potential security breaches.
  • Monitored security camera system day and night to protect lives and property.
  • Responded quickly and effectively to all security violations and duress alarms.
  • Monitored and authorized entrance and departure of employees and visitors.
  • Warned offenders about rule infractions and violations and verbally evicted violators from premises.
  • Denied entrance to the building to unauthorized persons.
  • Monitored and reported suspicious activities to local authorities.
United States Army - Military Police
City, STATE, 07/2009 - 02/2017
  • Actively patrolled assigned areas to prevent and deter crimes.
  • Enforced all traffic laws and ordinances and checked speed with radar.
  • Issued warnings and citations for traffic violations.
  • Conducted thorough investigations of serious injury and fatality traffic accidents.
  • Investigated and reported crimes, accidents, offenses and damage to property.
  • Conducted preliminary investigations at the scenes of major crimes.
  • Secured crime scenes, gathered evidence and questioned witnesses.
  • Apprehended offenders and conducted interviews and interrogations.
  • Assisted in special investigations and crime prevention programs.
  • Checked all vehicle equipment for proper functioning prior to use.
  • Responded immediately to calls involving automobile accidents and criminal activity.
  • Booked suspects and processed mug shots and fingerprints.
  • Talked regularly with military family members, civilians, and soldiers to establish rapport and become a familiar presence in the area.
Accomplishments and Awards
  • Trained and supervised more than 10 different soldiers.
  • Maintained 100% accountability of all assigned equipment worth more than $250,000 with no loss of equipment.
  • Awarded the Overseas Service Ribbon
  • Recipient and Awarded the Army Achievement Medal three times for outstanding military service.
  • Awarded and Recipient of the Global War on Terrorism Medal and Ribbon
  • Awarded the Korea Service Ribbon
  • Recipient of the Expert Marksmanship Badge (M4A1, M249, M240B)
  • Recipient of the Expert Marksmanship Badge (M9 Beretta)
  • Captain of the Command Staff Team at the San Joaquin Valley College - Correctional Academy, mentoring over 50 cadets.


  • Michael Bochanegra


(909) 454-9105


  • SSG Jason L. Guy

Retired United States Army/ Military Police

(205) 565-6973

Former Platoon Sergeant

  • Jesse Embry

Parole Agent/Corrections

(951) 202-6094

BSIS Instructor/ College Instructor

  • Dale Perkins Parole

Agent/Retired Corrections/Instructor

(925) 282-5304

College Instructor

  • CSM Michael Ortiz

Command Sergeant Major with the United States Army

Parole Agent/Corrections/College Instructor

(909) 948-7582

BSIS Instructor/ College Instructor



  • SGT Drew Bossi

United States Army/Military Police

6254 Colorado Ave, Joint Base Lewis-McCord, WA, 98433

(870) 805-1271

Patrol Partner/Friend

  • Carter McDannold

Assistant Manager at Pizza Hut

14528 Persimmon Ct, Eastvale, CA, 92880

(616) 350-6293


  • PO2 Jennifer Tichelaar-Freeland

DOD Contractor (GS-12)/Retired United States Navy (PO2)

2234 McKeown RD, Hastings, MI, 49058

(616) 498-5306


  • David D. Tichelaar

Retired/Home Construction

5880 Belding Road, Rockford, MI, 49341

(435) 272-2940


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School Attended
  • Lowell High School
  • United States Army
  • United States Army
  • SJVC Ontario
Job Titles Held:
  • Public Safety Officer
  • Custody Officer
  • Custody Officer
  • Security Protection Officer
  • Military Police
  • High School Diploma
  • United States Army Basic Training
  • Military Police Academy
  • Associate of Science

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