Communicative Police Officer successful at developing positive relationships with colleagues, town government and citizens. Approaches each situation with compassion and concern, with advanced leadership skills and knowledge of the legal system. Communicates effectively with others and helps motivate them to make positive life/work changes.
Calm in emergency situations
Criminal law knowledge
Exceptional interpersonal communication
01/2010 to Current
Deputy ChiefAtlantic Beach Police – Atlantic Beach, NC
Confer with board members, organization officials, or staff members to discuss issues, coordinate activities, or resolve problems.
Prepare budgets for approval, including those for funding or implementation of programs.
Review reports submitted by staff members to recommend approval or to suggest changes.
Present information at meetings or conventions to promote services, exchange ideas, or accomplish objectives.
Apply for and manage grants for the department.
Review and analyze legislation, laws, and public policy, and recommend changes to promote and support interests of both the general population and special groups.
Attend and participate in meetings of municipal councils or council committees
02/2008 to 02/2010
Lieutenant Dective/ Community Polining CoordinatorAtlantic Beach Police – Atlantic Beach, NC
Examine crime scenes to obtain clues and evidence, such as loose hairs, fibers, clothing, or weapons.
Record progress of investigation, maintain informational files on suspects, and submit reports to commanding officer or magistrate to authorize warrants.
Coordinate with outside agencies and serve on interagency task forces to combat specific types of crime.
Maintain surveillance of establishments to obtain identifying information on suspects.
Coordinate Community Policing activities.
09/2005 to 08/2008
Patrol SergeantAtlantic Beach Police – Atlantic Beach, NC
Supervise Shift Officers.
Explain police operations to subordinates to assist them in performing their job duties.
Cooperate with court personnel and officials from other law enforcement agencies.
Inform personnel of changes in regulations and policies, implications of new or amended laws, and new techniques of police work.
Train staff in proper police work procedures.Prepare work schedules and assign duties to subordinates.
05/2003 to 09/2005
Patrol OfficerAtlantic Beach Police – Atlantic Beach, NC
Provide for public safety by maintaining order, responding to emergencies, protecting people and property, enforcing motor vehicle and criminal laws, and promoting good community relations.
Identify, pursue, and arrest suspects and perpetrators of criminal acts.Testify in court to present evidence or act as witness in traffic and criminal cases.
Monitor traffic to ensure motorists observe traffic regulations and exhibit safe driving procedures.