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Jessica Claire
  • , , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • H: (555) 432-1000
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  • Date of Birth:
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Professional Summary

Dedicated Deputy Sheriff offering 11 years experience in law enforcement landscape. Demonstrated success in monitoring public safety through patrol details and during community events. Resourceful worker with commitment to integrity and honesty.


    Metal of Valor, Plumas County, 2013

  • Civil and criminal law expertise
  • Court testimony
  • Witness interviews
  • Safety and Security
  • Public Disturbance Investigation
  • Crime Investigation
  • Court Proceedings
  • Civil Process Execution
  • Criminal Law
  • Courthouse Security
  • Prevention of Criminal Activity
  • Use Of Force Instructor
  • Field Training Officer
Work History
Deputy Sheriff, 01/2011 to Current
Douglas County Sheriff's Office Castle Rock, CO,
  • Investigated incidents and crimes, including evidence collection and witness statements.
  • Filled in for absent area sergeant to maintain continuous leadership structure and support team members.
  • Maintained structure and security during court proceedings.
  • Patrolled designated areas in patrol vehicle and on foot to identify security and safety issues.
  • Gathered information and evidence to assist in solving crimes.
  • Enhanced community safety while conducting continuous investigations, including DUIs and theft.
  • Monitored crowded public areas and events to mitigate risk and promote safety.
  • Interviewed criminal targets and witnesses to uncover facts for verification and authentication.
  • Currently a FIeld Training Officer and help develop new trainees to understand the current state of law enforcement and how to professionally conduct daily tasks in law enforcement.
  • Use of Force instructor/Defensive Tactics. Help keep all deputies understanding the current state of use of force and up to date on current case law. Keep up to date on new tactics and there effectiveness if the field.
Correctional Officer, 09/2008 to 01/2011
State Of South Dakota Faulkton, SD,
  • Completed intake paperwork, fingerprints and searches.
  • Made rounds at specified intervals and conducted head counts and roll calls.
  • Established positive working relationships and maintained boundaries with resident offenders.
  • Built solid relationships with staff and residents to keep institution safe and secure.
  • Prepared, processed and maintained forms, reports, logs, records and activity journals.
  • Booked new inmates into facility and processed inmates for release.
  • Observed and supervised inmates throughout visits, meal time, recreation, phone calls and showers.
  • Notified victims of upcoming inmate releases.
  • Created and maintained arrest files on all inmates processed through jail.
  • Led disciplinary hearings.
  • Escorted inmates to and from cells, court, hospitals and medical appointments.
Combat Engineer (12B), 02/2002 to 10/2005
US Army City, STATE,
  • Constructed floating bridges and temporary roadways to facilitate movement of large convoys of equipment and personnel to and from battle areas.
  • Constructed and camouflaged infantry positions and equipment to prevent detection.
  • Managed team of 12 personnel in mine-clearing operations, resulting in zero injuries.
  • Placed explosives and performed mine-sweeping activities on land.
  • Located mines through both visual means and use of mine detectors, neutralizing all enemy threats and booby traps.
  • Performed quality control by creating rosters, spreadsheets and other documentation to identify company inventory.
  • Advised Company Commander on operations, intelligence and risk assessments in daily briefings.
Infantry Squad Leader, 03/1996 to 01/2000
United States Marine Corps City, STATE,
  • Assessed battlefield conditions such as terrain and enemy fire effectiveness to organize and deploy team members effectively.
  • Maintained current in-depth knowledge of team member strengths and weaknesses to most effectively plan battle strategy.
  • Constructed and camouflaged infantry positions and equipment to prevent detection.
  • Performed as fire team member during situational training exercises and all infantry dismounted battle drills.
  • Led fire team during infantry dismounted battle drills and situational training exercises.
  • Trained personnel in de-escalation and conflict resolution techniques for use in foreign national negotiations and cooperative actions.
  • Directed logistical training procedures in accordance with military regulations.
  • Taught personnel to mitigate environmental hazards and properly use personal protective equipment such as chem gear for battle scenarios.
  • Identified issues between soldiers and successfully resolved problems through active listening and interpersonal communication.
  • Led basic reconnaissance operations and reported enemy movements to commanding officers.
  • Trained in use of tear gas, passive ordnance and explosives.
  • Responded to emergencies with speed, efficiency and knowledgeable assistance.
  • Patrolled designated coverage areas and evaluated terrain for defensive use.
  • Inspected weapons for proper cleanliness and functionality and identified parts for repair.
Associate of Arts: Criminal Justice, Expected in 10/2018
University of Phoenix - Tempe, AZ

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  • Correctional Officer
  • Combat Engineer (12B)
  • Infantry Squad Leader
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