Detective resume example with 20+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - -
Professional Summary
Criminal Investigator offering 24 years tenure with the New York City Police Department. Extensive experienced across multiple branches of private investigation. I focused on reducing crime by controlling evidence, solving crimes and thoroughly patrolling designated territories. As an Investigator well-versed in research, analysis and strategic planning. Exceptional leader focused on resolving difficult and cold cases. Dedicated Criminal Investigator focused on keeping the general public safe and assisting fellow employees, superiors and community leaders. As a New York City Detective versed in police procedures, criminal law and interrogation tactics. Hardworking Investigator with the physical stamina to perform at optimal levels. Advanced training in firearms. An Investigator who employs excellent communication skills in writing crime reports and collaborating with police investigators. Dedicated and knowledgeable about program management, crisis intervention, conflict resolution and team training and leadership. Detective with extensive knowledge of city laws, crime prevention tactics and conflict resolution techniques. Well-rounded Detective with exceptional analytical, innovative and imaginative problem-solving skills.
  • Expert in domestic terrorism
  • Cellular phone call data analysis
  • Surveillance techniques
  • Evidence processing
  • Detailed report writing
  • Covert investigations
  • Video surveillance systems
  • Forensic science
  • Background checks
  • Money laundering investigations
  • Ethical and honest
  • Calm in crisis situations
  • Credit card fraud
  • Vice crimes expertise
Work History
05/1992 to 06/2016
Detective Buncombe County Asheville, NC,
  • Analyzed criminal complaints and identified crime patterns.
  • Directed criminal investigations of crimes such as sexual assault, robbery, theft and homicide.
  • Presented evidence at criminal trials.
  • Collaborated with federal agencies, including the FBI, DEA, ATF and IRS.
  • Pursued leads, complaints and referrals to determine occurrence of criminal activities.
  • Conducted arrests and documented all relevant actions pursuant to the investigation.
  • Planned and conducted financial and organized crimes investigations.
  • Obtained admissions of crimes using forensic interviewing techniques.
  • Kept current on all agency and state policies, rules, regulations and statutes.
  • Seized evidence for investigations, including interviews of any and all potentially involved parties.
  • Identified labels and stored evidence properly to verify that it was safe and secure.
  • Collected, analyzed and interpreted information, documentation and physical evidence associated with investigations.
  • Interviewed and interrogated suspects.
  • Drafted and executed subpoenas, search warrants and surveillance activities.
  • Organized and executed numerous undercover surveillance operations using electronic recording equipment.
  • Conducted interviews with witnesses and clients.
  • Carefully documented statements, observations and evidentiary materials.
  • Collected and preserved physical evidence, photographs and laboratory submissions.

Expected in 1989
Bachelor of Science: Computer Science
Morgan State University - Baltimore, Maryland
  • Recipient of the Detective of the month Award in September 2008 for investigative work leading to conviction of the person responsible for the homicide of a two individuals.

National White Collar Crime Center:

  • Cyber Investigations 100 - Identifying and Seizing Electronic Evidence - Preparing Investigations for the Challenge
  • Cyber Investigations 101 - (STOP) - Secure Techniques for Onsite Preview
  • Cyber Investigations 201 (BOTS) - Basic Online Technical Skills


  • Online Investigations - Tools Tips, and Techniques

Multi-Jurisdictional Counter Drug Task Force Training:

  • Conspiracy Investigations
  • Interview and Interrogation
  • Interviews and Body language Eye Accessing
  • Mexican Drug Trafficking Funding Terrorism Through Narcotics

New York City Police Department - Detective Bureau:

  • Detective Bureau Fraudulent Document Course
  • Detective Bureau Interview and Interrogation Course
  • Detective Bureau Kidnapping Seminar

New York City Police Department - Auto Crime Division:

  • Auto Crime School - Organized Crime Control Bureau

New York City Police Department - Police Academy:

  • Three Day basic Training Course for Plainclothes Assignments

New York City Police Department - Training Bureau:

  • The Citywide and National Incident Management System Training in the Level of ICS-100, ICS-200, and IS700

New York City Police Department - Intelligence Division:

  • Basic Surveillance Course
  • Specialized Protective Security training Course
  • Intelligence Collection, Analysis and Dissemination

Smarter Academy - Division of the Hetherrgton Group:

  • SMART - Strategic Multi-Platformed Analyst Research Training

State of New Jersey - Bergen County Police:

  • Top Gun Training - Gang and Narcotic Training

New York / New Jersey HIDTA - High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area:

  • Intelligence & Link Analysis Course

FEMA / Intelligence Program:

  • Sustaining Intelligence Capacity - Integration / Training Operations
  • Law Enforcement Intelligence "Tool Box"

Office of Counter Terrorism - New jersey

  • Intersymics Training

John Jay College of Criminal Justice

  • Policing and Police Leadership - Multi Cultural City

POPPA - Police Organization Providing Peer Assistance - Volunteer Service

  • CISM - Critical Incident Stress Management
  • RSP -Resiliency Support Program
  • TRT - Trauma Response Training
  • ASIST - Applied Suicide Intervention Skill Training

All certifications will be presented upon request:

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School Attended

  • Morgan State University

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  • Detective


  • Bachelor of Science

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