Communicative Police Officer successful at developing positive relationships with colleagues and citizens. Approaches each situation with alertness, compassion and concern. Continually followed procedures to maintain safety, documentation and meet legal requirements.
During my 25 years as a police officer, I was a15 year member of the Sheriff's Office Hostage/Negotiations Team . Spoke with suicidal, homicidal and distraught citizens who were either attempting suicide or barricaded inside of structures or on bridges. Attempted to gain trust and attempt to calm situations and offer other means and options.
A detective in the Sheriff's Office Internal Affairs/Professional Standards Unit. Investigated officers and civilian employees for complaints and violations of policy and procedures. Conducted interviews and documented findings on details reports. Conducted interviews with citizen complainants and witnesses. Documented interviews and gained trust with complainants/citizens.
During time in patrol, was a a Training Officer for 10 years. Trained new recruits in the duties and responsibilities of a new police officer. Taught recruits how to be professional and patients. Taught recruits how interview and speak with citizens, witnesses and victims and suspects.
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