police sergeant resume example with 18+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - : - -

Deadline-driven and results-oriented Police Officer with over 18 years of experience coordinating investigations. Skilled at researching and reviewing case files, and interviewing subjects, targets and witnesses for information verification and corroboration. Resourceful leader focused on officer supervision, patrol functions and traffic, while leveraging creative problem-solving abilities to solve complex crimes and cases.

Able to work independently with little supervision or within a group. Task are completed within the required time frame. Skilled at developing plans for traffic control, crowd control and hostile or hazardous conditions.

Skilled at communications with people of various backgrounds, regardless of social/economic status, gender or race.

Obtained rank of Sergeant, Lieutenant and tasked with development of the department traffic unit.

  • Friendly, Positive Attitude
  • Training & Development
  • Supervision & Leadership
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Critical Thinking
  • Computer Skills
  • Reliable & Trustworthy
  • Basic Math
  • Team Building
  • Problem Resolution
  • Team Management
  • Good Work Ethic
Education and Training
Expected in 06/1984 to to
High School Diploma:
Roosevelt High School - Atlanta, GA,
Activities and Honors
  • September 10, 2004 - Academic Award BLETC 187
  • 2008 - Officer of the Year FPPD
  • September 01, 2017 - Lifesaving Award FPPD
  • September 09, 2021 - Lifesaving Award FPPD
  • BLETC, Clayton Regional Law Enforcement Academy - 2004 (POST certification BML04G)
  • ASP Baton, FPPD, Yearly
  • CEW (Taser), FPPD, Yearly
  • Defensive Tactics, FPPD, Yearly
  • Firearm Qualification, FPPD, Yearly
  • Long Gun Qualification, FPPD Yearly
  • CPR/AED, FPFD, Yearly
  • OC Spray, FPPD, 2004
  • Field Training Officer, GPSTC, 2007
  • Supervision Level 1, 2, 3, GPSTC, 2012
  • Management Level 1, 2, 3, GPSTC, 2015
  • Active Shooter Response, FPPD, 2017
  • Pepperball Deployment, FPPD, 2018
  • De-Escalation Techniques, FPPD, 2019
  • Cultural Awareness, GPSTC, 2020
  • Police Motorcycle Technique, GPSTC, 2021
06/2004 to Current
Police Officer University Of Wisconsin System Milwaukee, WI,
  • Subdued resisting subjects with defensive tactics and approved nonlethal weapons.
  • Used body force to break through barriers and search properties in question.
  • Executed law enforcement patrol functions in assigned locations for extended periods of time.
  • Observed and recorded details of criminal events according to departmental protocol.
  • Provided patient care and medical triage in emergencies.
  • Communicated with victims, suspects and witnesses to gather and provide information regarding criminal events.
  • Patrolled assigned areas both on foot and in motor vehicles, maintaining awareness and providing valuable community surveillance.
  • Operated mobile data terminals from patrol vehicles to obtain criminal records on-scene.
  • Documented observations and actions by radioing information and completing reports.
  • Pursued fleeing suspects on foot and in varying terrain.
  • Directed traffic at high-volume special events for public safety and order.
  • Diffused active disturbances with de-escalation techniques, compassion and combat skills.
  • Drove with precision and speed to follow and reach suspects in traffic chases.
  • Performed CPR and other rescue techniques on individuals in medical emergencies.
  • Interviewed witnesses and victims to determine critical details relevant to each case.
  • Responded promptly to activated alarms for fires and burglaries.
  • Served criminal warrants to suspects in public and private locations.
  • Issued traffic tickets and wrote incident reports according to commissioner specifications.
05/1997 to 05/2004
Dispatcher University Of Wisconsin System Milwaukee, WI,
  • Monitored dispatch board and adjusted call priorities regularly based on caller needs.
  • Tracked changes in computer system to keep records current and accurate.
  • Kept detailed and updated records of calls in physical and electronic databases.
  • Managed daily delivery and work schedules to maximize coverage.
  • Answered customer requests with information about product availability, shipping information and status updates.
  • Supervised driver dispatching, route planning and vehicle tracking for over 12 drivers.
  • Scheduled loads according to priority and available equipment.
  • Recorded complaints and discussed possible solutions with customers to prevent negative word of mouth.
  • Investigated and resolved customer and vendor issues to retain business.

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School Attended

  • Roosevelt High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Police Officer
  • Dispatcher


  • High School Diploma

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