Highly energetic professional seeking a career that will allow continued work with local youths, enabling me
to continue using extensive knowledge and experience to help citizens and youths in the community.
SCHOOL RESOURCE OFFICER September 2004 to September 2014LAUDERHILL POLICE DEPARTMENT － LAUDERHILL, FL
Provided law enforcement and police services to the school, school grounds and areas adjacent to the school.
Investigated allegations of criminal incidents per police department policies and procedures.
Enforced state and local laws and ordinances.
Made appropriate referrals to juvenile authorities or other governmental agencies.
Worked to prevent juvenile delinquency through close contact and positive relationships with students.
Established and maintained a close partnership with school administrators in order to provide for a safe school environment.
Assisted school officials with efforts to enforce School Board policies and procedures.
Ensured school administrator's safety by being present during school searches, which may involve weapons, controlled dangerous substances or in such cases that, the student's emotional state may present a risk to the administrators.
Assisted school administrators in emergency crisis planning and building security matters.
Provide a course of training for school personnel in handling crisis situations, which may arise at the school.
Provided visibility within the school community.
Attended and participated in school functions Built working relationships with the school's staff as well as with student and parent groups.
Worked with guidance counselors and other student support staff to assist students with conflict resolutions Provided services to students involved in situations where referrals to service agencies were necessary.
Provided parents with community resources for students and parents with special needs.
YOUTH SERVICES OFFICER September 1998 to September 2004LAUDERHILL POLICE DEPARTMENT － LAUDERHILL, FL
Served as a positive role model Built relationships by planning and participating in activities involving local youth Strived to build self-esteem and motivation for local youth Outreach and recruited youth to participate in program activities Conducted youth and parent orientations and familiarization of state and local laws Conducted monitoring activities with mentors, youths and parents Developed fostered and maintained ongoing relationship with schools, businesses, and community based organizations Met with community organizations for referrals, and evaluation activities Developed structured activities for mentors, police personnel, and youths Participated in meetings and training as assigned Identified problems and took the initiative to plan appropriate corrective actions.
police OFFICER September 1994 to September 1998LAUDERHILL － LAUDERHILL, FL
Provided for public safety by maintaining order, responding to emergencies, protecting people and property, enforcing motor vehicle and criminal laws, and promoting good community relations.
Identified, pursued, and arrested suspects and perpetrators of criminal acts Recorded facts to prepared reports that document incidents and activities.
Patrolled specific area on foot or by motorized conveyance, responding promptly to calls for assistance.
Monitored, noted, reported, and investigated suspicious persons and situations, safety hazards, and unusual or illegal activity in patrolled areas.
Relayed complaints and emergency-request information to appropriate agency dispatchers.
Informed citizens of community services and recommended options to facilitate longer-term problem resolutions.
Provided information to assist citizens and motorists.
Processed prisoners, prepared and maintained records of prisoner bookings and status during booking and pre-trial process.
Bachelor of Science : Criminal Justice, 1 2012Union Institute and University － Miami, FLCriminal Justice
High School Diploma : 1 1986Dillard High School － Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Strong organizational skills Active listening skills Seasoned in conflict resolution Sharp problem solver Courteous demeanor Energetic work attitude Customer service expert Adaptive team player Accomplishments: Providing Conflict Resolution Responding and rapidly resolving youth and citizen conflicts to prevent further crisis.
agency, community relations, law enforcement, meetings, weapons, personnel, police, policies, safety, structured
Core Strengths: Strong organizational skills Active listening skills Seasoned in conflict resolution Sharp problem solver Courteous demeanor Energetic work attitude Customer service expert Adaptive team player Accomplishments: Providing Conflict Resolution Responding and rapidly resolving youth and citizen conflicts to prevent further crisis.