Police Officer Resume Example

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Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
  • H: (555) 432-1000
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  • Date of Birth:
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Professional Summary

A dedicated and devoted Police Officer, skilled at dealing with the public and handling high-stress situations, emotionally disturbed persons, including domestic violence and child abuse victims. 9 years as a Military Police Officer, Team leader for 5 years, Squad Leader for 1 year. 4 years as a civilian police officer. Believes in community policing and the importance of being involved with the community.

Work History
Police Officer, 12/2020 to Current
Minnesota City Jobs Princeton, MN,
  • A minimum of 32 hours a month/ not including working overtime or details
  • Checks all vehicle equipment for proper functioning prior to use
  • Conducts preliminary investigations at the scenes of major crimes
  • Talks regularly with citizens to establish rapport and become a familiar presence in the area
  • Evaluates complaint and emergency-request information to determine response requirements
  • Enforces all traffic laws and ordinances and checks speed with radar/LIDAR
  • Removes disabled vehicles and obstructions from roadways
  • Immediately reports deficient streetlights, signs and road surfaces to keep residents safe
  • Investigates and reports crimes, accidents, offenses and damage to property
  • Responds immediately to calls involving automobile accidents and criminal activity
  • Gathers necessary information for court appearances and testified as a witness under oath in court
  • Secures crime scenes, gathered evidence and questioned witnesses
  • Issues warnings and citations for traffic violations
  • Actively patrols assigned areas to prevent and detect crimes
  • Apprehends suspects, read Miranda Rights and transported offenders to the station to process and book them.
Police Officer, 01/2020 to Current
Minnesota City Jobs Ramsey, MN,
  • Answered calls from citizens, patients and business owners for help and in emergencies
  • Notified emergency personnel of incidents and accidents requiring medical assistance and aid
  • Kept detailed track of all personnel and all in-progress and completed calls
  • Closely monitored dispatch board to triage and prioritize daily calls
  • Maintained updated and detailed records of calls in physical and electronic database
  • Documented all changes in computer tracking system
  • Read system maps and caller information, and documented all details in system
  • Answered calls from automatic routing system and took basic information from callers
  • Completed appropriate forms and radio announcements for police department needs such as BOLO requests
  • Relayed latest information to first responders via electronic means, telephone calls and radio responses
  • Evaluated complaint and emergency-request information to determine response requirements
Military Police Officer, 01/2012 to Current
Department Of The Interior Dallas, OR,
  • Commitment of 1 weekend month/ 2 weeks in summer. Excluding Boston Marathon, 4th of July, any State Emergencies
  • Searched vehicles, buildings, and homes for evidence of stolen property
  • Prevented crimes through careful observation and investigation of suspicious and unusual behavior
  • Monitored building access and identified all officials and employees before authorizing their entrance
  • Verified each individual's right to enter restricted areas and denied access to unauthorized persons
  • Protected lives and property of military installations
  • Monitored entrance activities, controlled traffic and responded to emergencies on base
  • A Squad Leader responsible for overseeing 8 soldiers, and $250,000 worth of equipment. Responsible for training above standards, and eliminated workflow downtime.
  • Responds to all State side emergencies to include COVID-19 Response, Boston Riots/Protests across the state.
  • Planned, and conducted training for all soldiers assigned to my squad. This training included use of force, defensive tactics, and legal updates.
Police Officer, 03/2015 to 10/2018
Fitchburg Police Department City, STATE,

Patrol Officer

Hours worked: 40 hours week

Conducted complex criminal and civil investigations. I was tasked with serving

criminal and civil warrants with multiple local, state and federal law-enforcement

agencies. I enforced Massachusetts General Laws and City Laws. I provided perimeter

security and access control for crime scenes. It was my duty to be the first responder on

multiple life threatening calls and render aid while securing the scene. I have

successfully testified in criminal court and assisted the district attorney in securing

prosecutions on multiple individuals. I have also conducted multiple interviews with

victims and witnesses. I have experience with traffic enforcement and accident

reconstruction. I have reduced the opportunities for the commission of crime through

preventive and directed patrol and crime prevention measures which also included

undercover work in high crime areas of the City. I have worked independently with

minimal supervision as all patrols are conducted in single-officer assignments to

designated areas of the city. I was responsible for maintaining assigned service weapons

which included Taser and service pistol/rifle and reported any deficiencies to the

department armorer and my supervisor.

High School Diploma: , Expected in 2008
Quabbin Regional High School - Barre, MA
: Criminal Justice, Expected in
Mount Wachusett Community College - Gardner, MA
: Criminal Justice, Expected in
Fitchburg State University - Fitchburg, MA

FLETC certified Active Shooter Instructor 40 hour course

MPTC Full Time Academy 2015

Patrol Rifle qualified - Taser qualified - Pepperball gun qualified

Basic Leaders Course - US Army 2018

LETC VA Police Officer Standardized Training (POST) 2020

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School Attended
  • Quabbin Regional High School
  • Mount Wachusett Community College
  • Fitchburg State University
Job Titles Held:
  • Police Officer
  • Police Officer
  • Military Police Officer
  • Police Officer
  • High School Diploma