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

Police Officer with over 12 years of experience working for the New York City Police Department. Ability to make sound judgments based on training, personal integrity and practical knowledge. Possessing An excellent record of recognition for going beyond the call of duty. Experienced Investigator with over 4 years of experience in NYPD Legal Bureau Foil Unit. I was given the responsibility to handle highly sensitive department records/documents and a substantial case load.

  • Currently work as an investigator within in the NYPD Legal Bureau for the FOIL Unit. Served on the NYPD 47th Precient Anti crime plain clothes unit in the Bronx and effected many violent felony arrests. During my career with the New York City Police Department, I received Police Officer of the Year award in 2011 for apprehending a wanted suspect in connection to a series of Bank Robberies. Another note worthy accomplishment, was a rescue in July of 2016 of an elderly female who had fallen on the third rail of the train tracks and was electrocuted severely. After safely removing her from the train tracks I administered CPR which resulted in her survival.
  • Knowledge of Criminal Law
  • Traffic Laws
  • Community-Oriented Policing
  • Investigations Experience
  • Emergency vehicle operation
  • Evidence collection protocols
  • Court testimony
  • Traffic Control
  • Report writing
  • Relationship building and management
  • Defensive tactics training
  • Self-defense training
  • De-escalation techniques
  • Emergency Response
  • Court preparation
  • Criminal Investigations
  • Exceptional Customer Service
  • Cash Handling
  • Financial services
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Savvy relationship-builder
  • Positive
  • Radio operation
  • Critical thinking
  • Compassion
  • First Aid/CPR
  • Radio communication and Dispatch skills
Work History
Police Officer, 07/2008 to Current
City Of Neenah, Wi600 S. Park Ave, WI,
  • Currently assigned to New York City Police Department Legal Bureau Freedom of information law unit. Responsible for gathering, analysis, redaction and dissemination of police records in response to public inquires, as dictated by the NYS Public officers Law. Trusted with access to restricted department computer programs, and sensitive department and personnel documents.
  • Enforced NYS laws and ordinances through visual observation and detection.
  • Gathered the necessary information for court appearances and have testified as witness under oath in court.
  • Answered 911 calls from citizens and business owners for help in criminal activity and emergencies.
  • Supervised crowds at busy events, including Parades, Protests and Riots to prevent injuries.
  • Reported deficient streetlights, signs and road surfaces to department of transportation to keep residents safe.
  • Investigated and reported crimes, accidents, offenses and damage of property.
  • Conducted preliminary investigations at scenes of major crimes.
  • Issued traffic citations for violations of traffic laws.
  • Secured crime scenes, gathered evidence and questioned witnesses.
  • Talked regularly with citizens in community to build rapport and become a familiar presence in the area.
  • Adhered to FOIL laws to avert possible information breaches and protect civilian data.
  • Actively patrolled assigned areas to prevent crime.
  • Booked suspects into custody by preparing arrest paperwork, mug shots and fingerprints.
Teller, 07/2007 to 07/2008
First Hawaiian BankKailua, HI,
  • Provided high-level customer service through friendly approach, strong professionalism and timely assistance with customer transactions.
  • Performed customer transactions for money orders, cashiers checks, deposits and withdrawals.
  • Volunteered for extra shifts during holidays and other busy periods to alleviate staffing shortages.
  • Assisted customers with setting up or closing accounts, completing loan applications and signing up for new services.
  • Maintained friendly and professional customer interactions.
  • Maintained teller drawer to perform bank transactions.
  • Promoted products or services to each customer to consistently achieve sales targets.
  • Advised clients on mortgage, education and personal loans.
  • Executed customer transactions, including deposits, withdrawals, money orders and checks.
  • Sold cashier's checks, traveler's checks and money orders.
  • Monitored customer behaviors and upheld strict protocols to prevent theft of assets.
Groundskeeper, 01/2003 to 07/2007
The Michaels OrganizationAurora, CO,
  • Diagnosed problems with equipment and performed regular maintenance to keep equipment functional.
  • Enhanced visibility and improved shapes of trees and bushes with proper pruning.
  • Conducted preventative maintenance on facility systems to verify operational status.
  • Applied chemicals and fertilizers to grasses to maintain growth rate and color.
  • Used trimmers and chainsaws for grounds maintenance, to clear brush and for tree removal.
  • Removed overgrowth, hazards and debris from common pathways to improve usability.
  • Completed preventive maintenance on equipment such as lawnmowers, fountains and sprinkler systems to save money and prevent costly repairs.
  • Maintained routine landscaping schedules to boost lawn health and keep facilities neat and well-groomed.
  • Inspected facility and building grounds to identify areas requiring maintenance and repair or posing safety hazards.
Associate Degree In Criminal Science : Criminal Justice, Expected in 05/2008
Dutchess Community College - Poughkeepsie, NY
  • CPR - Basic life Support

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