police officer resume example with 19+ years of experience

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

Organized and dependable candidate successful at managing multiple priorities with a positive attitude. Willingness to take on added responsibilities to meet team goals.

  • Instructional Techniques
  • Student Motivation and Engagement
  • Student-Centered Learning
  • Positive Learning Environment
  • Clerical Support
  • Cultural Awareness
  • Public Safety
  • First Aid
  • Organizational Systems
  • Youth Outreach
  • Effective Working Relationships
  • Positive Reinforcement Methods
Work History
04/2019 to 06/2022 Police Officer Town Of Parker | Parker, CO,
  • 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
  • Conducted witness interviews and gathered details regarding incidents to determine best course of action
  • 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
  • Conducted preliminary investigations at scenes of major crimes
  • 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
  • Gathered necessary information for court appearances and testified as witness under oath in court
  • Apprehended offenders and conducted interviews and interrogations
  • Engaged with local individuals and community leaders to discuss crime reduction strategies
  • Supervised crowds at busy events to prevent injuries and property destruction
  • Notified emergency personnel of incidents requiring medical assistance and aid
  • Determined appropriate course of criminal prosecution by analyzing and evaluating information
  • Booked suspects into custody by processing mug shots and fingerprints
  • Worked with investigations team to surveil and capture offenders for possession and distribution of illegal narcotics and prescription drugs
  • Coordinated swift and tactical responses to wide range of criminal issues
  • Conducted thorough investigations of serious injury and fatality traffic accidents
  • Executed operational protocols for criminal and non-criminal violations
  • Checked accuracy and integrity of collected information to identify optimal course of investigation
  • Debriefed arrested individuals to collect important information for ongoing investigations
  • Developed organizational system for case records, reports, logs and agendas
  • Validated evidence for admissibility and preserved evidence to be utilized court hearings
  • Promoted safe driving conditions by quickly identifying and removing disabled vehicles and obstructions from roadways
  • Processed, verified and utilized tips to initiate speedy resolutions for investigations
  • Reported deficient streetlights, signs and road surfaces to keep residents safe
  • Maintained tight controls during static and mobile surveillance operations to protect validity and usefulness of evidence collected
  • Responded quickly to suspected bomb threats and evacuated buildings to search for explosive devices
  • Led undercover sting operations to target perpetrators of vice crimes
  • Sorted, organized and eliminated tips on daily basis to keep open investigations moving forward.
09/2007 to 04/2019 Municipal Clerk Municipio De Maricao | City, STATE,
  • Assisted in budget prep, expenditure review and budget administration
  • Maintained fiscal records and accounts
  • Supported municipal elections by preparing and distributing ballots, training election officers and tabulating results
  • Worked closely with city personnel in development and interpretation of city and department policies and conferred with legal advisors and city officials regarding management problems
  • Updated documents such as municipal codes and city charters
  • Performed routine data entry or document management
  • Responded to in-person and telephone requests for information from general public, attorneys and other involved parties
  • Processed payments for fines and fees, maintained accurate drawers, issued receipts and updated account balances
  • Responded to requests for information from public, other municipalities or state and federal legislative offices
  • Informed customers by mail or telephone of additional steps needed to obtain licenses
  • Assisted newly hired clerks in learning about application reviews and verification procedures, performance strategies and customer service techniques
  • Updated operational records or licensing information using computer terminals
  • Worked closely with applicants to determine eligibility and verify accuracy and integrity of application data
  • Researched information in municipal archives upon request of public officials or private citizens
  • Issued public notification of official activities or meetings
  • Maintained payroll information by calculating, collecting and entering data
  • Processed new hire paperwork and documents
  • Verified timekeeping records and handled any discrepancies with employees
  • Maintained employee privacy and protected payroll operations by keeping all information confidential
  • Updated employee files with new details such as changes in address or salary levels
  • Initiated direct deposits and prepared manual checks for employees
  • Responded to employee questions and requests for information in timely and knowledgeable fashion
  • Researched and resolved time discrepancies
  • Maintained employee confidence and protected payroll operations by keeping information confidential
  • Processed wage garnishments and child support
  • Processed employee W-9 and I-9 forms and managed benefits and leave time.
07/2002 to 06/2007 Case Manager/Job Placement Area De Inversión De La Fuerza Laboral Del Suroeste | City, STATE,
  • Communicated with people from various cultures and backgrounds on application process
  • Interviewed applicants and explained scope of different available benefits
  • Scheduled appointments with applicants to gather information and explain benefits processes
  • Developed extensive fact-checking and research skills as result of continuously reviewing different programs and options
  • Kept up-to-date with labor market information and professional developments by visiting training providers, professional bodies and employers
  • Wrote job orders from employers to record accurate description of required job duties, working hours and wages
  • Followed guidelines when reviewing applicant data to determine eligibility for economic assistance
  • Identified job seekers with job searching challenges to strategize success plans
  • Sorted out jobs relevant to interests of candidates to forward information to candidates
  • Quickly learned new skills and applied them to daily tasks, improving efficiency and productivity.
01/2005 to 01/2007 Mathematics Teacher, Leader, Counselor Area De Inversión De La Fuerza Laboral Del Suroeste, Instituto De | City, STATE,
  • Banca, Comercio | Maricao, PR
  • Prepared and implemented lesson plans covering required course topics
  • Provided meaningful math instruction to improve math skills of children
  • Assessed submitted class assignments, determined grades and reviewed work with struggling students to boost success chance
  • Kept classroom environments consistent and focused on learning by establishing and enforcing clear objectives
  • Administered assessments and standardized tests to evaluate student progress
  • Diversified teaching techniques and learning tools help students with differing ability levels and varied learning modalities
  • Led interesting and diverse group activities to engage students in course material
  • Utilized multimedia strategies and technology to convey information in fresh and interesting ways
  • Developed and distributed study guides to reinforce lecture details and help students with test preparation
  • Maintained lesson flexibility to adapt to student progress and information retention
  • Created detailed syllabus to outline teaching methods, learning objectives and exam dates
  • Initiated communication with students to address learning concerns and offer additional guidance for independent study
  • Supplemented textbook material with approved third-party examples and resources for clarity on difficult topics
  • Held regular office hours to assist students struggling with materials
  • Kept abreast of developments and technological advances in mathematical field by reading current literature, talking with colleagues and participating in professional conferences
  • Helped students make good decisions about course choices for educational and vocational goals
  • Reached out to prospective students and oversaw administrative operations as member of welcoming committee
  • Offered guidance and advice to help cultivate self-esteem and community involvement
  • Identified risk and resiliency factors within individual youth, peer group, family, school and community and developed strategies for intervention
  • Coordinated referrals for addiction services based on individual client needs and preferences.
Expected in 02/2023 to to Doctor of Education | Organizational Leadership Grand Canyon University, Phoenix, AZ GPA:
Expected in 2009 to to Master | Business Administration University of Phoneix, Phoenix, AZ GPA:
Expected in 06/2005 to to BBA | Management in Human Resources Unniversidad Interamericana, , GPA:
Expected in 06/2005 to to B.B.A | Management Universidad Interamericana, San German, PR, GPA:
Expected in 06/1996 to to High School Diploma | Escuela Superior Raul Ybarra, Maricao, PR, GPA:
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School Attended

  • Grand Canyon University
  • University of Phoneix
  • Unniversidad Interamericana
  • Universidad Interamericana
  • Escuela Superior Raul Ybarra

Job Titles Held:

  • Police Officer
  • Municipal Clerk
  • Case Manager/Job Placement
  • Mathematics Teacher, Leader, Counselor


  • Doctor of Education
  • Master
  • BBA
  • B.B.A
  • High School Diploma

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