Provide Training to Basic Recruit Class and In-Service Training to certified Officers K-9 Police Officer Completed 479 hours of K-9 field training Conducted suspect tracks or building searches utilizing police work dog Organized Police Perimeters on incidents requiring the use of police work dog Police Patrol in multi-cultural inner city housing areas Police K-9 demonstrations and safety talks at local schools Police Detective Robbery Detective Primary investigator on several bank robbery investigations Primary investigator on over five hundred violent robbery investigations Assisted and worked investigations on several homicides Trained in crime scene investigation Provide training to law enforcement and bank security officials Worked joint investigations with concurrent jurisdictions Provide training for detectives in all relevant areas of responsibility Skilled at conducting lengthy and elaborate interrogations Thorough detective who ensured only legally acceptable and ethical methods of investigation Effectively used education and hands on experience to manage large case loads Property Crimes Detective Investigated, burglary, larceny, and embezzlement from government and private corporations Worked jointly with financial institutions in fraud, forgery and embezzlement investigations Crimes against Person Missing persons investigations Fugitive Investigations Simple and Sexual Assault Investigations Police Officer Bicycle Patrol-& Vehicle patrol Police Patrol in multi-cultural inner city housing areas Worked Joint Investigations with Vice and Narcotics Implemented strategies and conducted vice operations to reduce vice problems in City Parks Conducted Bicycle Safety talks at schools and community meetings Senior Instructor Norfolk Police Bicycle School Organized and implemented city wide drug enforcement sweeps Coordinated intelligence gathering efforts with various divisions to reduce crime Identified and analyzed criminal hotspots through problem solving Submitted proposed budgets for Bicycle Patrol.
Police Sergeant01/1989 to CurrentNORFOLK POLICE DEPARTMENTVA
Property & Evidence Unit Executive Officer, supervising officers and civilians working within the unit and acting Commander in the absence of Commanding Officer in Charge Manage the unit's administrative operations, collect and oversee proper storage for high risk items Ensure that the mission of Property & Evidence is accomplished in daily operating procedures.
Oversee the audits, inspections and inventories of all evidence and property received from the Police Department Conducts audits of high risk items in inventory in order to maintain national accreditation and department standards Submits reports for all unclaimed money for the State of Virginia and City of Norfolk Updates and writes the Property & Evidence General Order and Standard Operational Plan Worked with our Strategic Management Division to meet compliance standards for national accreditation Maintain inventory of all uniform and equipment allocation to all police personnel Patrol Division Sector Platoon Leader Provide leadership and administer patrol operations within the assigned Patrol Division Sector.
Meet with community groups and individuals to promote crime prevention efforts and other police department activities including youth initiatives and staff development Coordinate police department activities with local, state, and federal law enforcement agencies Develop and organize special event and festival operational plans Implement emergency action plan during natural disaster and other catastrophes Serve as acting Sector Commander of Patrol Division Trained in crowd management techniques and served as a squad leader for the Norfolk Police Department's Crowd Management Team.
Personnel Liaison Division- Background Investigator Supervise and conduct police applicant background investigations Supervise recruiting efforts in an effort to find best candidates for department.
01/1987 to CurrentElectricianChesapeake, VA
01/1987 to 01/1989H&P Electrical
01/1986 to 01/1987Basic Army Recruit School
Basic Electrical Schematic School.
Bachelor of Arts: Criminal Justice- Specializing Homeland Security2012SAINT LEO UNIVERSITYSaint Leo, FLGPA: Graduated Magna Cum LaudeCriminal Justice- Specializing Homeland Security Graduated Magna Cum Laude
Associate of Arts: Liberal Arts2011Liberal Arts
Fraternal Order of Police 1989-Present Virginia Police Workdog Association 2007 Norfolk Police Department Recreational Committee 2010-2012 AWARDS/ RECOGNITION Police Commendation 1997 Police Officer of the Year 2004 Police Officer of the 4th Quarter 2004