police officer resume example with 20+ years of experience

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

Highly experienced Police Officer offering 24 years in diverse law enforcement positions (Field Training Officer) (Crime Scene Field Investigator). Natural leader with decisive nature, case management skills and courtroom experience. Knowledgeable about area population groups. Passionate about saving lives, protecting victims and fighting crime. Expert at handling issues related to emotionally disturbed persons, domestic violence and child abuse victims. Skilled at investigation crimes and accidents while identifying, preserving evidence and over 20 years of court case testimony.

  • Combat Readiness
  • Maintaining Order
  • Emergency Alarm Monitoring
  • Foot Patrolling/Base Security
  • Emergency Preparedness
  • First Aid
  • Perimeter Patrol
  • Protecting People and Property
  • Disciplinary Action
  • Emergency Situations
  • Combat Operations
  • Evidence Preservation
  • Operation and Information Security
  • Weapons Management
  • Military Police Procedures Knowledge
Work History
10/1997 to 10/2021 Police Officer Sealy Isd | Sealy, 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.
  • Patrolled assigned areas to check homes, businesses and public roads for signs of disturbance.
  • Apprehended suspects, read Miranda Rights and transported offenders to jail.
  • Issued traffic citations and electronic tickets for violations of traffic laws.
  • Apprehended offenders and conducted interviews and interrogations.
  • Responded quickly to suspected bomb threats and evacuated buildings to search for explosive devices.
04/2011 to 07/2021 Crime Scene Investigator Oklahoma City | Oklahoma City, OK,
  • Prepared demonstrative aides to be used at evidentiary hearings and trials.
  • Conducted reconstruction, blood spatter, ballistics and trajectory analysis to support crime scene investigations.
  • Recreated crime scenes to establish relationships between pieces of evidence.
  • Prevented evidence contamination by maintaining proper chain of custody and utilizing proper packaging techniques.
  • Identified and collected latent fingerprints, tire impressions, tool marks and other biological and physical evidence for investigation.
  • Documented findings and prepared detailed reports.
  • Carefully documented statements, observations and evidentiary materials.
  • Collaborated with federal agencies on investigations.
  • Collected, analyzed and interpreted information, documentation and physical evidence associated with investigations.
  • Kept current on all agency and state policies, rules, regulations and statutes.
  • Seized evidence for investigations and interviewed involved parties.
  • Substantiated validity and admissibility of evidence and preserved data integrity for court hearings.
  • Supervised and motivated 4 field investigators and collaborated with personnel to identify strengths and areas of weakness.
  • Testified in court during all Felony proceedings and trials.
  • Completed legal and safe searches of vehicles, property and containers.
  • Trained and supervised 6 latent print technicians.
07/2003 to 05/2010 Training Officer Department Of Defense | Bloomington, MN,
  • Evaluated success of training programs and recommended improvements to upper management to enhance effectiveness.
  • Adjusted instructional strategies according to student needs and understanding of material.
  • Acted as training subject matter expert and provided extensive technical support to different departments.
  • Established personnel qualifications and coordinated onboarding activities.
  • Developed and implemented effective lesson plans to cover necessary material.
  • Trained and mentored 21 new personnel hired to fulfill various roles.
  • Wrote detailed evaluation reports on each new cadet on their performances and deficiencies.
Expected in to to No Degree | Introduction To Psychology College of Santa Fe, Kirtland Air Force Base, New Mexico, GPA:
Expected in to to No Degree | Advanced Algebra And Computer Concepts Amarillo College, Amarillo, TX GPA:
Expected in 07/1986 to to Associate of Arts | Political Science Pasadena City College, Pasadena, CA GPA:
Expected in 06/1983 to to High School Diploma | Arroyo High School, El Monte, CA, GPA:
  • Interview and Interrogations Training - March 2020
  • Crime Scene Field Investigator Trainer - 5/2015
  • Crisis Intervention Training (CIT) - 7/2015
  • Advanced Firearms Training (Enhanced Slug/Shotgun and AR-15 rifle) - 7/2015
  • Digital CCTV Systems/Video Evidence Retrieval Training (FBI course) - 1/2013
  • Hazardous Device Awareness Training - 5/2011
  • Field Investigation Training (F.I./Detective) - 10/2011
  • DNA and Buccal cell swab training - 10/2011
  • Indoor Cannabis Cultivation Investigator's Training (HIDTA) - 2/2009
  • Field Training Officer (FTO) - 6/2005
  • Police Mountain Bike Training - 5/2004

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School Attended

  • College of Santa Fe
  • Amarillo College
  • Pasadena City College
  • Arroyo High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Police Officer
  • Crime Scene Investigator
  • Training Officer


  • No Degree
  • No Degree
  • Associate of Arts
  • High School Diploma

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