Results-driven professional with nearly 19 years of proven high-level law enforcement, investigations, team building, eager to optimize an employer’s success. Profile of Qualifications Law Enforcement Operations | High-Risk Safety / Security Protocols | Team Building / Training | Public Relations Strategic Analysis / Planning | Program Development | Process Improvements | Trends Tracking | Crime Statistics Military Operations | Crisis Intervention | Interviewing | Interrogations | Social Media | Field / Office Settings Handpicked by the Director of Police Services to join an elite team of investigators responsible for investigating officers accused of criminal misconduct. Integral leader who identified, initiated, and directed both aggressive and stealth security investigations. Top performer and strategical planner responsible for investigating complex law enforcement matters. Seamlessly handled confidential data in high-risk, high-demand environments. Achieved the top clearance rate for the number of cases solved monthly and annually on a consistent basis. Established strong professional relationships while liaising among top officials, private-sector leaders, and the public. Prioritized, managed, and / or delegated tasks in fast-paced situations. Developed and implemented the best practices of investigative techniques, including interviews, interrogations, and testimony for new investigators. Chosen by upper management to train five outside agencies in techniques involving crisis intervention Promoted to positions of greater responsibility for consistently exceeding performance goals. Testified in Federal, State, and Civil courts. Stellar listening, verbal and written skills
Professional Synopsis, 01/1990Tennessee Army National Guard
Achieved “Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) Officer of the Year” honors due to services excellence.
Spearheaded the establishment of a Felony Assault Unit (FAU) – MPD’s new violent crimes unit.
Increased monthly solve rate for aggravated assaults by 54% for the Memphis Police Department.
Increased conviction rate for violent crimes as an Investigative Lead for MPD’s FAU and GIB.
Led efforts with the Secret Service to charge a suspect with 6 counts of Attempted First Degree Murder as the only Violent Crimes Investigator to network with the USSS and use the polygraph examination.
Recognized with “Investigator of the Month” and “Officer of the Month” honors on multiple occasions.
Noted as achieving an “Exceptional Safety Rating” with zero incidents for soldiers under command.
1995 – Retired Uniform Patrol Field Training Officer (FTO) / Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) Officer Utilized a broad scope of industry knowledge toward training and evaluating a top-performing team of new officers, including additionally serving as a proactive Crisis Intervention Team Officer handling calls involving the mentally ill.
Michael Schafer, Jr.
Seeking Valuable, Growth-Oriented Corporate / Physical Security Leadership Role Resume – Page Two | (901) 484-5762 | email@example.com Professional Synopsis (continued) Investigative Services Robbery Bureau / Felony Assault Unit (FAU) / General Investigative Bureau (GIB) Strategically steered forward-thinking investigations of robberies, aggravated assaults, kidnappings, homicides, and property crimes, including interviewing and / or interrogating suspects, witnesses, and victims.
Built and sustained productive relationships with the Attorney General’s office, and networked among outside agencies to solve crimes.
Initiated and completed valuable training for new investigators regarding the best practices of criminal investigations, case management, and on all aspects of using social media to advance investigations.
Compiled case packets for prosecution of defendants in preparation for the Grand Jury, and testified at preliminary hearings, Grand Juries, and Criminal Court trials.
Inspectional Services Sergeant – Security Squad Led targeted confidential investigations of officers accused of criminal misconduct while ensuring investigative bureaus maintained a high level of integrity during investigations.
Directed comprehensive and high profile investigations involving police-related shootings.
Expertly trained officers in undercover operations to assist with investigations.
Optimized operations efficiency by assembling case packets for presentation to the Director of Police Services and the Grand Jury, along with testifying at Civil Service and Arbitration hearings as required.
Organized Crime Unit (OCU) Sergeant – Criminal Apprehension Team Applied strong leadership talents toward directing a resourceful team of officers in high-crime areas as determined by statistical analysis.
Selected by superiors to train OCU officers to become exceptional investigators within both field / office settings.
Increased the number of confessions and the overall quality of investigations, which led to higher conviction rates.
01/1995 － 01/2006
Squad Leader – 1174th Transportation Company.
Play a vital role in supporting the Tennessee Army National Guard as a top-performing Squad Leader dedicated to exceeding critical goals.
Expertly train and manage 12 plus soldiers while maintaining objective annual, quarterly, and monthly evaluations.
Responsible for completing small unit missions.
Accountable for equipment valued at over two million dollars.
01/1987United States Army – Combat Arms
May 2014University of Memphis&mdashMaster of Arts&mdashLiberal StudiesLiberal Studies
August 1994University of TennesseeBachelor of ScienceCriminal JusticeCriminal Justice
University of Memphis/University CollegeJohn Reid & Associates – Interview & Interrogation School Basic Criminal Investigation Course Memphis Police Academy Platoon Leadership Development Course (PLDC) Warrior Leadership Course (WLC) Graduate Student of the Year
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Master of Arts&mdash Liberal Studies Bachelor of Science Criminal Justice John Reid & Associates – Interview & Interrogation School Basic Criminal Investigation Course Memphis Police Academy Platoon Leadership Development Course (PLDC) Warrior Leadership Course (WLC)
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