police academy instructor resume example with 17+ years of experience

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

Organized, motivated, and eager to apply analytical skills in various environments. I’m seeking the position of a Policy Escalation Specialist to help improve performance goals for sensitive and timely escalations of potentially questionable content. I add value to any organization that requires practical problem-solving skills, superb communications skills, and the ability to work a flexible schedule. My ability to analyze data to drive strategy and business action quickly will be an asset.

  • Superb Research & Analytical Skills
  • Ability to Grow in a Rapidly Changing Environment
  • Currently learning programming language (Python, Solidity, Blockchain Development)
  • Driven, Self Starter
  • Experience reviewing Graphic, Controversial, and Offensive Content
  • Excellent Written & Verbal Communication
  • Superb Data Management of Escalation Skills
  • Extensive Leadership Development Skills
  • Experienced working a Flexible Schedule (On Call)
  • Great Planning & Organization Skills
  • Team Building Skills
  • Critical Thinker
  • Relationship Building
  • Extensive Training & Development
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Customer Service
  • Organizational Skills
  • Microsoft Office
  • Quick learner
Education and Training
Florida Memorial University 15800 NW 42nd Ave, Miami Gardens, FL 33054, Expected in 04/2004 Bachelor of Arts : Criminal Justice (Pre-Law) - GPA :
Broward Community College 3501 Davie Rd., Davie FL 33314, Expected in 04/2004 Florida Police Certification : Police Academy - GPA :
Dillard High School 2501 NW 11th St. Ft. Lauderdale Florida 33311, Expected in 06/1999 High School Diploma : - GPA :
Department Of Veterans Affairs - Police Academy Instructor
Muncie, IN, 04/2021 - 03/2022
  • Planned and conducted activities for balanced program of instruction, demonstration and work time, provided police cadets with opportunities to observe, question and investigate crime.
  • Responded to police cadets & or staff daily, interaction through phone calls, emails, & zoom meetings.
  • Created power point presentations weekly for instruction.
  • Identify issues early either with police cadets and or scheduling & coordinate with relevant staff to handle.
  • Conducted on-the-job training classes and demonstrated principles, techniques, procedures and methods of diverse subjects.
  • Planned in-class activities, discussions and lectures to increase police cadet comprehension and participation.
  • Administered standardized tests to assess progress and evaluate need for improving course materials.
  • Documented and reported on student grades in compliance with school policies to individual hiring agencies.
  • Supervised advanced student work from both independent and group projects.
  • Maintained police cadets records detailing progress, attendance and program requirements with web applications.
  • Collaborated with other educators to address deficiencies in program offerings online by zoom meetings.
  • Prepared course objectives to follow school's curriculum standards established by school and state.
  • Selected curriculum and instructional aids to increase students' understanding of core concepts.
Broward Sheriff's Office - Police Detective
City, STATE, 04/2014 - 04/2021
  • Collected and analyzed intelligence information in relation to investigations.
  • Triage crime scenes
  • Conduct research on multiple web applications.
  • Flexible scheduling! work "On Call" overnight schedule regularly
  • Prepared detailed reports and affidavits for courts by obtaining information through physical surveillance and thorough investigations.
  • Conducted covert, undercover investigations to uncover ongoing crimes and crimes in progress.
  • Checked with local pawnshops to locate stolen property.
  • Successfully processed hundreds of tips while receiving information and initiating investigations for speedy resolutions.
  • Interviewed suspects, informants and witnesses to gain clearer picture of criminal acts and collect statements.
  • Testified in court cases to back up case evidence and detail timelines.
  • Documented facts and statements gathered from complainants, witnesses and accused persons.
  • Obtained and executed search and arrest warrants in full compliance with legal protections.
  • Executed and obtained search warrants and subpoenas to obtain evidence for resolution of criminal matters.
  • Offered advice, guidance and leadership to junior detectives.
  • Secured evidence from crime scenes and secondary locations, carefully following sound evidentiary practices and chain of custody requirements.
  • Served warrants for individuals and property searches.
  • Interviewed witnesses, collected descriptions and located persons of interest.
  • Managed crime scene investigations by collecting evidence, performing fingerprinting, collecting video surveillance evidence and photos of crime scenes.
  • Handled felony and misdemeanor offenses and investigated multiple criminal acts per week.
  • Maintained case filing
Broward Sheriff's Office - Deputy Sheriff, Road Patrol
City, STATE, 10/2004 - 04/2014
  • Interviewed subjects, targets and witnesses for information verification and corroboration.
  • Prepared detailed documentation of felony-level property and violent crimes investigations.
  • Arrested and transported suspects or prisoners to jail or court to maintain custody.
  • Responded to radio messages or telephone instructions to appear at scenes of disorder or crime.
  • Conducted preliminary or follow-up investigations of various crimes or other incidents to close open cases.
  • Collected and preserved evidence associated with crimes, supporting investigations
  • Identified and notified next of kin of deaths, offering counseling and support.
  • Regulated vehicle flow, at times of emergency or congestion to reduce accidents.
  • Patrolled designated area to assist persons in trouble and render other public safety services.
  • Drafted incident reports detailing criminal activity, civil proceedings and varied incidents.
  • Monitored and investigated suspicions persons and situations and unusual activities.
  • Answered calls and complaints while providing community-oriented police services to improve and enhance quality of life community-wide.
  • Supported positive relationships between community leaders and general public by demonstrating courteous and cooperative behavior when interacting with citizens and visitors.
  • Wrote detailed arrest and accident reports.
  • Saved time through effective emergency issue resolution.
  • Partnered with team members to implement service initiatives and achieve team objectives.
  • Created youth and public outreach programs and neighborhood watches while teaching D.A.R.E. and G.R.E.A.T. classes to local schools.
  • Testified in court at criminal hearings and trials as to scenes observed, evidence collected and previous incidents.
  • Rendered assistance to accident victims and other persons requiring first aid for physical injuries or medical crises.
  • Patrolled designated to identify criminal activities, issue citations, prevent incidents and serve warrants.
  • Strengthened traceability by developing organization systems for criminal prosecution case logs, records, reports and agendas.
  • Multiple "Deputy of the Month" accommodations throughout my 18 year career in law enforcement for superb community policing & or investigating & solving major criminal cases.
  • Crime Watch accommodation for arresting a subject who's fingerprints were linked to multiple cold cases of elderly women who were sexually assaulted.
  • Multiple community service awards of recognition
  • Awards/Recognition, Available Upon Request
  • Certified Florida General Instructor
  • Certified RAD (Rape Aggression Defense) Instructor

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School Attended

  • Florida Memorial University
  • Broward Community College
  • Dillard High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Police Academy Instructor
  • Police Detective
  • Deputy Sheriff, Road Patrol


  • Bachelor of Arts
  • Florida Police Certification
  • High School Diploma

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