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

I am a Lyon County Sheriff's Office Patrol Lieutenant focused on serving my community and my department by working in a leadership role within The Sheriff's Office, developing my subordinates, leading the SWAT Team, commanding the Honor Guard, supervising the Sheriff's Office K9 Unit and promoting positive community relations.

  • Search and seizure procedures
  • Criminal law knowledge
  • Certified First Line Supervisor
  • Certified Field Training Officer
  • Certified Basic Instructor
  • Certified Gang Investigator
  • Weapons and tactics training
  • Report writing
  • Compliance with Federal Regulation
  • Public Speaking
  • Administrative Briefings
  • Instructing and Teaching Basic to Advanced Skills
  • Program Development
  • Records Keeping
  • Information Management
  • Strong leader
  • Thrives on multi-tasking
  • Multi-jurisdictional Operations and Planning
  • Operations Planning
  • Incident Command
  • Grant Writing
  • Policy Writing
  • Calm in emergency situations
  • Fast Learner
  • Interpersonal Communication
  • First Aid/CPR
  • Problem-Solving
  • Decision-Making
  • Team Building
  • Training and Development
  • Dependable and Responsible
  • Flexible and Adaptable
  • Analytical and Critical Thinking
  • Planning and Coordination
  • Organization and Time Management
  • Team Work
  • Exemplifies Integrity
  • Ethical and Honest
  • Attention to Detail
Work History
03/2022 to Current Sheriff's Lieutenant Albany-Dougherty County, Georgia | , , Lyon County, Nevada
  • Supervised Patrol Sergeants, Deputies and Administrative staff.
  • Worked as a team with other Lieutenants to solve complex agency challenges.
  • Wrote and issued verbal commendations, counselings and evaluations.
  • Investigated citizen complaints and trained supervisors on conducting internal investigations.
  • Worked with Lyon County Human Resources to ensure compliance with personnel law.
  • Worked with Lyon County Human Resources to navigate complex personnel problems, administrative issues and personnel complaints.
  • Built and maintained a substation schedule.
  • Attended City Council Meetings and represented the interests of the Sheriff and Sheriff's Office as a whole.
  • Conducted community training events for senior citizens, city councils and other community members.
  • Implemented conduct and productivity standards for the Sheriff's K9 Unit.
  • Repaired and maintained relationships with city officials and community advisors.
  • Established strong and frequent communication with the District Attorney's office.
  • Expanded Honor Guard relationships and community involvement.
  • Developed SWAT training standards and compliance with POST SWAT standards.
03/2019 to 03/2022 Sheriff's Sergeant Myr Group | , , Lyon County, Nevada
  • Provided public safety assistance at community events to maintain safe and secure environments.
  • Filled in for absent Lieutenants to maintain continuous leadership structure and support team members.
  • Managed debriefings for criminal subjects to acquire data relevant to investigations.
  • Eliminated lags by coaching and training employees on process and procedure improvements.
  • Decreased organizational deficiencies by effectively educating new deputies.
  • Built and maintained substation schedules.
  • Monitored and approved squad timesheets.
  • Supervised five K9 officers and managed the Sheriff's Office K9 Unit.
  • Worked with citizens and the Sheriff's Administration to resolve personnel complaints.
  • Maintained Personnel Files.
  • Issued commendations and counseling documents in compliance with department policy.
  • Conducted internal investigations.
  • Wrote and issued evaluations.
  • Maintained professional relationships with employees, county officials and citizens.
  • Implemented Sheriff's Office policy, standing orders and directives.
10/2011 to 03/2019 Deputy Sheriff ESI Security | , ,
  • Noted and followed up on any unusual behavior.
  • Responded to calls in both routine and emergency situations.
  • Processed and logged accurate and detailed incident reports.
  • Prevented crimes through careful observation and investigation of suspicious and unusual behavior.
  • Actively patrolled assigned areas to prevent and detect crimes.
  • Issued warnings and citations for traffic violations.
  • Investigated and reported crimes, accidents, offenses and damage to property.
  • Conducted preliminary investigations at the scenes of major crimes.
  • Conducted complete and thorough investigations at the scenes of major crimes.
  • Secured crime scenes, gathered evidence and questioned witnesses.
  • Apprehended offenders, read Miranda Warning and conducted interviews and interrogations.
  • Assisted in special investigations and crime prevention programs.
  • Responded immediately to calls involving automobile accidents and criminal activity.
  • Transported offenders to jail.
  • Talked regularly with citizens to establish rapport and become a familiar presence in the area.
  • Removed disabled vehicles and obstructions from roadways.
  • Gathered necessary information for court appearances and testified as a witness under oath in court.
  • Evaluated complaint and emergency-request information to determine response requirements.
  • Boosted presence in the community by planning and executing new Gang Field Training program.
  • Researched and analyzed crime statistics to maintain awareness and knowledge.
  • Monitored crowded public areas and events to mitigate risk and promote safety.
  • Organized criminal documents such as logs, records, reports and agendas to streamline processing and improve traceability.
  • Eliminated lags by coaching and training numerous employees on process and procedure improvements.
  • Mitigated organizational deficiencies by effectively educating new deputies on Incident Command to ensure adherence to best practices.
  • Interviewed targets and witnesses to uncover facts for verification and authentication.
  • Managed debriefings for criminal subjects to acquire data relevant to investigations.
  • Reduced process inaccuracies while investigating gang crimes and assisting district attorney prosecuting cases.
  • Conducted training for regional law enforcement agencies, district attorney's offices, justice court judges and district court judges.
  • Investigated incidents and crimes, collected evidence and recorded witness statements.
  • Patrolled designated areas in patrol vehicle and on foot to identify security and safety issues.
09/2008 to 2011 Shop Helper Company Name | , ,
  • Completed tear-down of existing structures and prepared for new construction.
  • Applied caulk, sealants and other agents to installed surfaces.
  • Provided accurate measurements and estimates for all projects.
  • Requisitioned new supplies and equipment.
  • Consistently assumed additional responsibilities and worked extended hours to meet project deadlines.
  • Monitored inventory and reported items to be restocked for each job.
  • Prepared and cleaned construction sites by removing debris.
  • Loaded and unloaded building materials used for construction.
  • Operated equipment such as a Fork Lift and Pallet Jack.
  • Applied chemical solutions and used polishing machines to clean all installation surfaces, equipment, tools, work sites and storage areas.
  • Removed damaged tile, brick and mortar.
  • Filled chipped, cracked and broken bricks and tiles with adhesives and grouting materials to correct surface imperfections.
2009 to 09/2009 Patrol Division Officer Company Name | , ,
  • Monitored and authorized entrance and departure of vehicles, cargo trucks and visitors.
  • Detected suspicious activities and watched for criminal acts and rule infractions.
  • Monitored and authorized entrance and departure of employees and visitors.
  • Circulated among visitors, patrons and employees to preserve order and protect property.
  • Wrote reports on property damage, theft, presence of unauthorized persons and unusual occurrences.
  • Monitored and reported suspicious activities to local authorities.
  • Warned offenders about rule infractions and violations and verbally evicted violators from premises.
  • Monitored central alarm system for fire, intrusion, and duress alarms and responded when needed.
  • Secured all doors in the office and main building after hours.
  • Denied entrance to the building to unauthorized persons.
Expected in 2011 P.O.S.T. Academy | Western Nevada College, Carson City, NV GPA:

Expected in 2008 High School Diploma | Carson High School, Carson City, NV GPA:
  • Certified First Line Supervisor
  • Served on the S.W.A.T. team for over 8 years, including over 3 years as a Squad Leader, and nearly 2 years as the Team Leader while never missing a call-out
  • Served as the Honor Guard commander for over 1 year.
  • Worked to improve retention and improve moral in the Dayton Substation and Patrol Division as a whole
  • Assisted in the implementation of NIBRS to the patrol division
  • Assisted in the implementation of Police One Training to the patrol division
  • Ensured proper tracking of reports and body worn camera videos in the Flex system
  • Ensured proper tagging of body worn camera videos in the Command Vault
  • Former S.W.A.T. team quartermaster, responsible issuing and tracking all of the teams equipment
  • Conducted S.W.A.T. training for numerous law enforcement agencies and attended S.W.A.T. training with multiple other law enforcement agencies
  • Completed Carson City S.W.A.T. School
  • Certified Gang Investigator
  • Former Lead Officer in charge of the Dayton Evidence Vault
  • Developed procedures, standard practices and policy regarding evidence operations for the Sheriff's Office
  • Former Member of the Lyon County Sex Offender Task Force
  • Certified Field Training Officer
  • Brought Lyon County Gang Files into Federal Compliance
  • Developed Gang Unit Field Training Ride Along Program
  • Gathered intel, planned, briefed and oversaw regional operation for Street vibrations 2017 and 2018
  • Certified Basic Instructor
  • Conducted Training for regional law enforcement agencies, district attorney's offices, justice court judges and district court judges
  • Written numerous search warrants
  • Planned and carried out numerous tactical, narcotics related and gang related operations.
  • Written and obtained 2 government grants
  • Obtained quotes and purchase orders for department equipment, while maintaining a budget
  • Developed multiple sources of information leading to numerous arrests
  • Signed up and developed multiple criminal informants
  • Assisted Narcotics Division with multiple investigations, including controlled buys, search warrant executions, informant transports and sources of information
  • Assisted other deputies in writing numerous search warrants
  • Taught other deputies how to write a search warrant
  • Assisted other deputies with numerous felony investigations
  • Assisted with S.W.A.T. School Certification of officers from multiple law enforcement agencies and the United States Navy
  • Assisted detectives with numerous investigations, including homicides, sexual assaults, robberies and burglaries
  • Worked with other regional agencies to apprehend a recent murder suspect out of Douglas County and Washoe County
  • Worked with Lyon County Special Investigations Unit, Major Crimes Detectives, Carson City Detectives and Carson City S.E.T. to apprehend suspects from a murder in Dayton in 2018
  • Developed source of information and intelligence that led to the apprehension of the last at large suspect from a homicide in 2018
  • Worked with youth parole and juvenile parole and probation to rehabilitate troubled youth
  • Worked with California Probation to stop influx of Norteno gang members to Lyon County
  • Developed ride along program with Immigration enforcement officer
  • Worked with Department Homeland Security Immigration and Customs to apprehend numerous illegal aliens
  • Became familiar with ICE policy and procedure for apprehension and removal of illegal aliens
  • Worked with Bureau Alcohol Tobacco and Firearms to conduct follow up investigations on multiple pieces of information
  • Worked with Bureau Alcohol Tobacco and Firearms to purchase illegal firearms and conduct investigations into the illegal activity
  • Worked with Federal Bureau of Investigations to conduct surveillance operations and racketeering investigations into criminal organizations
  • Worked with Drug Enforcement Agency to conduct investigations into illegal controlled substances
  • Worked with U.S. Marshall's Service to locate and apprehend federal fugitives
  • Developed relationship and intel sharing system with Reno Gang Unit
  • Nevada Category I and III P.O.S.T. Certification
  • Nevada P.O.S.T. Certified First Line Supervisor
  • Nevada P.O.S.T. Certified Field Training Officer
  • Nevada P.O.S.T. Certified Basic Instructor
  • Nevada P.O.S.T. Gang Awareness
  • Nevada P.O.S.T. Advanced Field Training Officer
  • California P.O.S.T. Certified Gang Investigator
  • Lyon County Sheriff's Office Basic S.W.A.T.
  • CNOA Supervising Narcotic Units
  • CNOA Supervising Criminal Informants
  • AR15/M4 Armorer
  • NRA Certified Range Safety Officer
  • Certified In Department of Justice Criminal Intelligence Systems Operating Policies
  • Incident Command 100
  • Incident Command 200
  • Incident Command 700a
  • Nevada P.O.S.T. Attention Management
  • Nevada P.O.S.T. Juvenile Justice
  • Nevada P.O.S.T. Delivering Constructive Criticism
  • Numerous Additional Certifications Available Upon Request

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Resume Overview

School Attended
  • Western Nevada College
  • Carson High School
Job Titles Held:
  • Sheriff's Lieutenant
  • Sheriff's Sergeant
  • Deputy Sheriff
  • Shop Helper
  • Patrol Division Officer
  • P.O.S.T. Academy
  • High School Diploma