police officer resume example with 12+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - : - -
Professional Summary

Law enforcement professional experienced in stressful situations and handling challenges. Brings observational skills, knowledge of de-escalation techniques and background dealing with fluid situations. Looking to put knowledge and abilities to good use in position focused on safety and community relations.

  • Summons and Subpoena Serving
  • Suspect Pursuance and Arrest
  • Protecting People and Property
  • Criminal Investigations
  • First Aid
  • Accident Investigations
  • Crime Scene Photographs
  • Issuing Citations
  • Public Safety
  • Court Testimony
  • Foot Patrolling
  • Motor Vehicle Law Enforcement
  • Accident Scene Documentation
  • Local, State and Federal Regulations
  • Maintaining Order
  • Critical Thinking
  • Arrest Techniques
  • Violations Handling
  • Judgment and Decision-Making
  • Emergency Planning
  • Safety and Security
  • Complex Problem-Solving
  • Defense and Arrest Tactics
  • Arresting Individuals
  • Search and Rescue
  • Search and Seizure Procedures
  • Domestic Violence Prevention
  • Time Management
  • Law Enforcement Information Databases
  • Control Crowd
  • Property Patrol
  • Traffic Patrol
  • Legal Procedures
  • Active Listening
  • Witness Interrogations and Interviews
  • Microsoft Outlook
  • Background Investigations
  • Corrective Actions
  • Emergency Call Response
  • Warrant Issuing
  • Writing
Work History
12/2017 to Current
Police Officer Hutto Independent School District Hutto, TX,
  • Talked regularly with citizens to establish rapport and become familiar presence in area.
  • Investigated and reported crimes, accidents, offenses and damage to property.
  • Answered emergency calls for help from citizens and business owners.
  • Secured crime scenes, gathered evidence and questioned witnesses.
  • Patrolled assigned areas to prevent and detect roadway crimes.
  • Enforced traffic laws and ordinances through visual observation and radar speed detection.
  • Responded immediately to reports of automobile accidents and criminal activity, calling for additional support as necessary.
  • Patrolled assigned areas to check homes, businesses and public roads for signs of disturbance.
  • Conducted preliminary investigations at scenes of major crimes.
  • Issued traffic citations and electronic tickets for violations of traffic laws.
  • Gathered necessary information for court appearances and testified as witness under oath in court.
  • Apprehended offenders and conducted interviews and interrogations.
  • Debriefed arrested individuals to collect important information for ongoing investigations.
  • Promoted safe driving conditions by quickly identifying and removing disabled vehicles and obstructions from roadways.
  • Conducted witness interviews and gathered details regarding incidents to determine best course of action.
  • Apprehended suspects, read Miranda Rights and transported offenders to jail.
  • Supervised crowds at busy events to prevent injuries and property destruction.
  • Responded quickly to suspected bomb threats and evacuated buildings to search for explosive devices.
04/2016 to 12/2017
Security Supervisor Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. Sioux City, IA,
  • Recorded incident reports with detailed accounts of occurrences.
  • Oversaw team of security officers and managed scheduling and performance evaluations.
  • Conducted frequent security audits to identify potential problems related to physical security, staff safety and asset protection.
  • Kept team compliant with security protocols and appearance standards.
  • Analyzed and investigated incidents alongside functional management and security supervisors.
  • Developed improved training methods with focus on public safety and officer awareness.
  • Advised security team and conducted investigations of significant threats and loss or misappropriation of assets.
  • Screened vendors and contractors before granting access to restricted areas within mall.
  • Demonstrated commitment to public safety by patrolling events and well-populated establishments.
  • Led team of 50 plus guards in monitoring high volume of mall traffic during peak hours and days.
  • Moved around different security stations and vital areas to check on officers and adjust workflow to cover changing needs.
  • Worked in fast-paced and high-risk environments while maintaining exceptional standards of excellence for security programs, strategies and plans.
  • Implemented surveillance cameras to investigate loss, fraud, theft and abuse by employees or visitors.
  • Detained and interviewed shoplifters, resulting in higher rate of cash and merchandise recovery.
05/2012 to 07/2015
Public Safety Associate Drivetime San Antonio, TX,
  • Inspected worksites, practices and gear for compliance with established safety standards.
  • Responded to any emergencies as instructed and with utmost efficiency.
  • Recognized, documented and advised on removal of hazards.
  • Gathered information, prepared reports, and drafted correspondence related to cases.
  • Developed safety training procedures and authored manuals for distribution to staff members.
  • Wrote, coordinated and delivered mass educational briefings focused on occupational accident trends and prevention.
06/2009 to 07/2015
General Operations Manager SUBWAY INC City, STATE,
  • Trained, coached and mentored staff to support smooth adoption of new job environment.
  • Designed modern employee recognition program which boosted productivity and improved morale.
  • Drove year-over-year business growth while leading operations, strategic vision and long-range planning.
  • Improved productivity while reducing staffing and operational costs.
  • Led company to successful product launch and growth by developing initial product roadmap and go-to-market strategy.
  • Established positive and effective communication among unit staff and organization leadership, reducing miscommunications and missed deadlines.
  • Devised processes to boost long-term business success and increase profit levels.
  • Reviewed shift reports to understand current numbers and trends.
  • Investigated and resolved departmental non-conformances.
  • Worked in matrix management environment with oversight of division level managers, operations, sales, finance, human resources, safety and compliance.
  • Set, enforced and optimized internal policies to maintain responsiveness to demands.
Expected in 2023 to to
Master of Science: Digital Forensic and Cyber Investigation
University of Maryland Global Campus - College Park, MD,
Expected in 07/2014 to to
Bachelor of Science: Criminal Justice Administration
University of Phoenix - Tempe, AZ
  • 3.87 GPA
Expected in 05/2011 to to
Associate of Applied Science: Criminal Justice
Montgomery College - Rockville, MD
Expected in 06/2007 to to
High School Diploma:
Springbrook High School - Silver Spring, MD
  • CFR - Certified First Responder
  • ASP
  • CDU Grenadier Training
  • Civil Disturbance Unit Training
  • Crime Scene Search Technician
  • Crisis Intervention Officer
  • Extended Impact Weapon Certification
  • Narcan
  • Tactical Emergency Casualty Care (TECC)
  • Certified Police Officer, DC Metropolitan Police Department - [December 2017 to Present]
Native or Bilingual
Professional Working

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School Attended

  • University of Maryland Global Campus
  • University of Phoenix
  • Montgomery College
  • Springbrook High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Police Officer
  • Security Supervisor
  • Public Safety Associate
  • General Operations Manager


  • Master of Science
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Associate of Applied Science
  • High School Diploma

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