Deputy Sheriff resume example with 9+ years of experience

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

I am a hardworking and reliable law enforcement professional with a strong ability in traffic enforcement, officer safety, and report writing. Offering experience, effective communication skills, and de escalation tactics. I am highly organized, proactive and punctual with a team-oriented mentality.

  • I am knowledgeable in standard and modern police practices and techniques, such as community oriented policing. I have 3 years of uniform patrol experience.
  • Having obtained a certification from POST for Officer Survival, I now have a more trained ability to analyze a situation quickly in order to determine the appropriate course of action.
  • Being placed in difficult situations on a somewhat regular basis, I am able to work well under pressure and can remain calm when responding to emergency situations.
  • Having worked over 500 cases, I have a more thorough understanding of the interview and interrogation process of an investigation and can write or type clear, accurate reports.
  • I am qualified in furnishing first aid with a CPR certification, and I have also obtained a combat lifesaver certification while enlisted in the Army National Guard.
Education and Training
Collins Hill High School Suwanee, GA Expected in 05/2010 High School Diploma : - GPA :

SFST (standardized field sobriety testing)

Intoxilyzer 9000 chemical breath analysis operator

RADAR operator(radio detection and ranging)

LIDAR operator(light detection and ranging)

FTO (field training officer)

Officer Survival Lv1

Grays Harbor County Sheriff - Deputy Sheriff
Aberdeen, WA, 07/2018 - Current
  • Drafted over 500 incident reports detailing criminal activity, civil proceedings and varied incidents.
  • Stepped in to handle Uniform Patrol Sergeant's responsibilities during absences to maintain smooth operations.
  • Participated in discussions with administrative personnel to address job performance.
  • Drove patrol vehicle to monitor 283-square-mile area for dangers and hazards safely for 3 years.
  • Analyzed and evaluated information to determine appropriate course of criminal prosecution.
  • Gathered and recorded data including evidence and witness statements for over 100 cases.
  • Effectively trained new deputies on criminal law, departmental procedures and best practices.
  • Served with the departments Honor Guard program and assisted with several funeral details.
  • Served arrest warrants on individuals to include criminal fugitive apprehension.
  • Performed traffic stops and issued uniform traffic citations for misdemeanor traffic law violations.
  • Assisted citizens and the general public with mechanical problems such as unlocking a car or changing a tire.
  • Provided basic first aid for injured persons while maintaining scene safety.
Anoka County, Mn - Detention Deputy
Anoka, MN, 03/2016 - Current
  • Fingerprinted and photographed incoming and released inmates.
  • Exercised surveillance and control over 100 inmates.
  • Followed daily routine schedule and took head counts of all inmates in assigned cell block.
  • Transported and escorted inmates to hospitals, court and other institutions.
  • Enforced resident behavior management protocols and drafted incident reports for infractions.
  • Monitored daily activities to identify and manage suspicious behavior, improper conduct and signs of conflict.
  • Employed de-escalation techniques, verbal commands and physical and mechanical restraints to address unruly inmates.
  • Detected potential threats and quickly defused conflicts.
  • Supervised 4 individuals and managed cases in the detention facility.
Davey Tree - Infantryman (11B)
Charlottesville, VA, 12/2011 - 12/2017
  • Led diverse training simulations to prepare teams for combat and emergency situations.
  • Enhanced emergency preparedness procedures, commanding oversight and maintenance of tactical plans, equipment and weapons.
  • Coordinated assignment and fielding of all new communications and reconnaissance equipment.
  • Trained and instructed subordinates and supported units on MOUT training.
  • Led training on weapons systems for Machine Gunners.
  • Managed 5 MOUT simulated training exercises and battle drill fire teams.
  • Safely and effectively operated military vehicles in accordance with company commanders intent
  • Served as a team leader on a heavy weapon squad and supervised 4 soldiers on a consistent basis.
  • Provided situation reports and other information to Squad leader.
  • Filled in as a squad leader in the absence of leadership.
Young Electrical Service - Foreman Trainee
City, STATE, 05/2015 - 03/2016
  • Reported to supervisors weekly regarding project progress, site problems and labor status.
  • Purchased high-quality project materials by sourcing reliable local suppliers.
  • Monitored parts and equipment used at job sites.
  • Communicated positively with employees, demonstrating high company standards and mitigating issues immediately.
  • Maintained high standards of safety, productivity and quality for every job.
  • Promoted from Deputy Sheriff to Corporal, in less than 18-months.
  • Received an award for bravery for responding to a disturbance call which resulted in an arrest without serious injury or death.

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School Attended

  • Collins Hill High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Deputy Sheriff
  • Detention Deputy
  • Infantryman (11B)
  • Foreman Trainee


  • High School Diploma

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