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

I am a Retired Police Officer, effective at taking leadership direction from superiors, as well as mentoring others. Believes that willingness to learn and emphasis on teamwork are essential qualities of a successful employee. I am focused on maintaining strong relationships with coworkers and customers.

  • Surveillance expert
  • Calm under pressure
  • Community relations
  • Conflict resolution tactics
  • Evidence collection and evaluation
  • Advanced lethal weapons training
  • Schedule setting
  • Human relations
  • CPR/First Aid certified
  • Crime scene processing
  • Drug enforcement
  • Data-driven approaches
  • Exceptional problem solver
  • Assigning work
  • Planning and coordination
  • Cross-functional communication
  • Case management
11/1991 to 09/2019 Police Officer Baylor Scott & White Health | Belton, TX,
  • Investigated criminal and traffic offenses.
  • Made arrests for violations of criminal laws and conducted background investigations.
  • Searched vehicles, buildings, homes and property for evidence and stolen property.
  • Apprehended suspects, prepared case reports, and testified in courtroom hearings.
  • Served active warrants and subpoenas.
  • Responded to calls related to DWI, felonies, misdemeanors, domestic abuse, and animal rescue.
  • Directed and controlled crowds at parades, funeral processions and sporting events.
  • Communicated with subjects and witnesses to acquire and verify information relevant to roadway accident investigations.
  • Prevented illegal entry, prohibiting goods and smuggling of illegal drugs and other contraband by conducting vehicle searches during traffic stops.
  • Trained and mentored staff on correct procedures to maximize efficiency and protect public trust.
  • Executed search warrants, affidavits and other legal documents.
  • Responded to and investigated security and burglar alarms.
  • Responded to civil unrest, search and rescue operations.
  • Conducted stationary and mobile surveillance on investigatory individuals.
  • Conducted field sobriety tests and used portable breathalyzers to perform tests.
  • Mediated domestic-related disturbances and protected victims from harm.
  • Boosted community safety by performing motor vehicle accident investigations including DUIs and fatal crashes while conducting field sobriety tests at DUI checkpoints.
  • Adhered to all safety protocols and properly handled all equipment, weapons and materials.
06/1989 to 11/1991 Tire Builder Mccarthy Tire | Federalsburg, MD,
  • Unloaded and reloaded tire chambers to keep optimal production levels.
  • Monitored inventories and ordered supplies to keep material stocks in line with expected requirements.
  • Organized tire components and operated molding press machine to assemble products.
  • Completed proper startup and shutdown procedures to protect equipment and personnel.
  • Performed wide range of tasks, including buffing, skiving and tire rimming.
  • Worked closely with team members to deliver project requirements, develop solutions and meet deadlines.
  • Improved operations by working with team members and customers to find workable solutions.
  • Improved profit margins by streamlining operations and workflow.
11/1983 to 05/1989 United States Marine Unites States Marine Corps | City, STATE,
  • Improved inventory control accuracies, ensuring proper maintenance of rifles, machine guns, mortars and hand grenades.
  • Enhanced emergency preparedness procedures, commanding oversight and maintenance of tactical plans, equipment and weapons.
  • Spearheaded 4 fire teams during live fire battle drills, close combat training and MOUT exercises at various locations.
  • Kept team on track by assigning and supervising their activities and giving constructive feedback.
  • Resolved interpersonal conflicts by listening, finding common ground and building relationships.
  • Defined strategies and created a plan to achieve ambitious operational objectives.
  • Worked successfully with diverse group of coworkers to accomplish goals and address issues related to our products and services.
  • Served as a Sentry with a Secret Clearance in Sicily from April 1984-November 1985. Ensuring security for Nave and Air Force interests.
  • Served in Weapons Co. 2nd Battalion 8th Marines as a heavy Machine Gunner. Training and firing the Browning .50 Cal. Machine gun, as well as the Mk 19 Grenade Launcher. During that time i was promoted to Corporal, and served as a Squad Leader, and Platoon Sgt. Scheduling training for Marines as well as evaluating their performance.
  • Firearm instructor for Marines for 6 months on a detachment. Firing 248 out of 250 twice.
Education and Training
Expected in 06/1983 High School Diploma | Linden McKinley High School, Columbus, OH, GPA:
  • Formally commended by superiors for bravery.
  • Received numerous letters of appreciation from community residents.
  • Qualified Police Firearm Expert with a score of 292 out of 300.
  • Received Blue Star Medal for being injured in the arrest of a stolen vehicle.
  • Received Blue Star Medal for being injured in the arrest of a Felony Assault suspect..
  • Received the Medal of Valor medal for rescuing residence from a house fire.
  • Received numerous training certificates during my career. Ranging from Traffic Enforcement, DUI/Drug detection and arrests, Officer Safety and Defense tactical training certification, Drivers/Pursuit training, Communication training, Diversity/Culture Sensitivity Training, as well as Detective Bureau training, consisting of investigating crime scenes, collecting evidence, interviewing suspects and preparing cases for prosecution.
Activities and Honors
  • Member, Alumni Association

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School Attended
  • Linden McKinley High School
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  • Police Officer
  • Tire Builder
  • United States Marine
  • High School Diploma

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