Police Detective Sample Resume

Leon Jackson
6987 Blanding Blvd.
Jacksonville, Florida 32244
Home: 904-000-0000
Cell: 904-000-0000
Fax: 904-000-0000
Email: ljackson@noemailhere.com

Objective
Secure a challenging position as a Police Detective with the Jacksonville Police Department.

Summary of Qualifications
  • Lead Special Teams in Narcotics Division on off-site locations in Jacksonville.
  • Keen eye for detail, interrogation, and research.
  • Perform duties at optimal levels including highly stressful situations such as homicide, narcotics busts, and minor traffic violations.
  • Assist fellow employees, superiors, and community leaders.
  • Exceptional analytical, innovative, and imaginative problem-solver.
  • Ability to control evidence, solve crimes, and prevent criminal activities within designated territories.
  • Ability to plan, coordinate, and execute criminal investigations with little supervision.
  • Extensive knowledge of Federal, State, County, and City laws, statues, and regulations.
  • Advanced ability with firearms including 9MM, 12 gauge shotguns, police baton, and other specialized equipment for law enforcement.
  • Physical stamina to perform at optimal levels.
Work Experience
Police Detective: March 2008 - Present, Jacksonville Police Department, Jacksonville, FL
  • Lead Narcotics division on high-end criminal investigations.
  • Manage a team of 20 special tasks officers
  • Provide in-depth intelligence for coordinating, planning, and executing criminal investigations.
Police Officer: Jan. 2004 - Feb. 2008, Jacksonville Police Department, Jacksonville, FL
  • Assisted security personnel in securing government buildings, nightly bank deposits, and removing potential criminals from property.
  • Patrolled designated territories of Northeast Jacksonville.
  • Directed traffic.
  • Enforced vehicle operation and traffic laws.
Security Officer: July 2001 - Jan. 2004, Orange Park Mall, Orange Park, FL
  • Monitored security surveillance equipment including computers, locks, and alarms.
  • Assisted store managers with nightly deposits
  • Implemented new security procedures to reduce asset loss by 11% annually.
Education
Jacksonville University, Jacksonville, FL
  • Bachelor of Science in Criminology
  • Minor in Computer Science
Florida Community College at Jacksonville, Jacksonville, FL
  • Associates in Microbiology
Certifications/Training
  • Basic Law Enforcement Training (BLET)
  • D-Level Security License
Community Involvement
July 2003 - Present: President of Save Our Future (SOF)
Jan. 1999 - July 2003: Boys' & Girls' Club Mentor

*References available upon request.