Detective Sergeant Resume Samples

The Detective Sergeant is primarily responsible for assisting and directing the activities and employees of the police department. Employees of this cadre are accountable for investigating major crimes and accidents. Other core tasks are mentioned on the Detective Sergeant Resume as follows – acting as the department head in absence of the chief; assisting in planning methods and processes; inspecting personnel and equipment; assisting in department training activities; ensuring the officers are prepared to face trial sessions; and supervising officers in the field.

The nature of the job demands the following skills – knowledgeable about the geography of the community; solid understanding of modern police administration policies and procedures; the ability to analyze complex policy problems and familiarity with rules and regulations of the police department. A degree in law enforcement and relevant work experience is mandatory.

Detective Sergeant Resume example

Detective Sergeant Resume

Summary : To conduct inspections of staff, equipment, and documentation of activities to ensure operational readiness and adherence to established standards.

Skills : Investigations, Handwriting Analyst.

Description :

    1. Managed and coordinated forensic investigations of major and complex crime scenes, supervised officers in evidence recognition, preservation, documentation, and quality assurance.
    2. Developed, scheduled and delivered initial, in-service (recurrent) and advanced training courses.
    3. Developed training evaluations to critique content and delivery as well as determine future training needs.
    4. Developed, coordinated and implemented regional training.
    5. Ensured officer safety during all operations.
    6. Field supervisor for patrol operations and community policing in a diverse community.
    7. Supervised and managed criminal investigations and major incidents including fires, homicides, hazardous materials incidents, and mass casualty incidents.
    8. Interacted with multiple agencies at the local, state and federal level during emergencies.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Law


Detective Sergeant/Executive Resume

Headline : A veteran public safety officer with over 12 years of law enforcement and 8 years of emergency medical service. Prepares shift schedules, approves the use of vacation time, monitors schedules to maintain minimum staffing levels, and order staff in as needed.

Skills : Excellent Communication, Computer, Problem Solving, Investigations, Police, Law Enforcement.

Description :

    1. Performed regular investigations for all crimes and establish appropriate witnesses and suspects and maintain knowledge on all factual requirements.
    2. Maintained photographs and fingerprints of all offenders.
    3. Recorded and maintained all informational files for various suspects and provide updates to all superiors and perform investigations on all progress.
    4. Managed all communication with the victim.
    5. Provided all the details of the investigation.
    6. Informed the victim of any arrests made for crime and evaluate all departmental reports and maintain data of various criminal cases.
    7. Provided assistance to all police officers for details of suspects and offenders.
    8. Coordinated with various departments for police departments.
    9. Evaluated all search warrants and assist to safeguard all property.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Criminology


Sr. Detective Sergeant Resume

Summary : To assist with staffing decisions within the assigned functions including hiring, training, retention, preparing and conducting performance evaluations, administering discipline, monitoring workload, a delegation of assignments, and other personnel matters affecting staff

Skills : MS Word, Excell, PowerPoint, Criminal Investigations.

Description :

    1. Responsible for all types of investigations including criminal and background for new police officer applicants.
    2. Supervised other Detectives as Sergeant over Investigations.
    3. Assigned to Crimes against Children Task Force for approximately two years.
    4. Assigned to work closely with other State Detectives and Federal Officers.
    5. Supervised all death investigations and referred matters to the District Attorney's office for prosecution.
    6. Reviewed, signed and swore to criminal complaints, testified in court and supervised crime scene technicians.
    7. Provided troubleshooting and maintenance of the computer server and repaired or replaced malfunctioning components of the video recording system.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
General / Criminal Justice Studies

Detective Sergeant III Resume

Summary : To monitor work performance and training progress of individuals, in person and through documentary review, to ensure execution of orders, adherence to work procedures, and compliance with legal requirements

Skills : Project Management, Security, Performance Improvement.

Description :

    1. Served as second in command of the department.
    2. Responsible for all investigations, evaluations and Internal Affairs.
    3. Collected crime scene evidence and Evidence Custodian.
    4. Conducted interviews with victims and suspects to solve crimes committed.
    5. Built rapport with the victims to gain their trust.
    6. Provided constructive feedback to officers in areas of improvement and provided positive reinforcement in areas of growth.
    7. Provided training to incoming law enforcement officers.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Law

Detective Sergeant II Resume

Summary : An insightful and tenacious administrator with over thirty years of experience in motivating employees, coworkers and vendors to improve procedures, with a strong emphasis in law enforcement, management, and customer service. An individual with outstanding investigating, problem-solving and analytical skills.

Skills : Investigations, Handwriting Analyst.

Description :

    1. Oversaw operations in specialized departments such as Vice, Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force, and Metro.
    2. Specialized training in tools and computer technologies to arrest criminals and help prevent and solve crimes.
    3. Assembled facts and evidence for criminal cases while working undercover.
    4. Delegated work to junior-level police officers, conduct evaluations and supervise hiring for the department.
    5. Managed inventory of all equipment within the department.
    6. Coordinated investigations between other police agencies, DCFS, Safe Harbor and the city and county attorney's office.
    7. Versed in police tactics and operations.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Law

Detective Sergeant I Resume

Summary : To prepare and reviews records, reports, forms, timesheets, and other forms of activity documentation for accuracy, correcting and/or discussing problem areas with involved staff or assigning for follow-ups.

Skills : Skill in the Use of Care of Firearms and Other Department Equipment.

Description :

    1. Responsible for the investigation of all felonies and misdemeanors that require extended investigation.
    2. Performed timely criminal investigations, conducted inquiries on individuals suspected of illegal activities, and took immediate legal actions to prevent crimes and solve criminal cases.
    3. Questioned and interviewed witnesses, victims, and suspects to determine factual material and provide evidence of leads.
    4. Directed activities at the crime scene to assist victims; obtain clues; gather and preserve evidence.
    5. Prepared and maintained complete records of the history of each criminal case investigated while keeping my superiors informed of my findings.
    6. Obtained and executed search warrants and arrest warrants needed to collect evidence and to arrest criminal offenders.
    7. Assisted in training officers and citizens in investigations related issues.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science In Criminal Justice

Detective Sergeant/Coordinator Resume

Summary : To enforce all laws and regulations for the discovery and prevention of crimes and enforcement of county and park ordinances

Skills : Typing, Report Writing On Computer.

Description :

    1. Increased the department's solvability and conviction rate by 45%.
    2. Second in command of the Criminal Investigations division (adult), Juvenile, SWAT, Gang, and Narcotics divisions.
    3. Conducted investigations and solved crimes ranging from fraud to homicide.
    4. Assembled facts and evidence for criminal cases while working undercover.
    5. Interviewed criminals and suspects, reviewed private and public records, participated in raids and arrests, and conducted surveillance.
    6. Assigned to provide physical security for local and state dignitaries.
    7. Used advanced tools and computer technologies to arrest criminals and help prevent and solve crimes.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Master Of Science In Criminal Justice

Detective Sergeant/Representative Resume

Summary : MBA graduate with professional experience in business management, marketing, strategic planning, business development, data analysis, and negotiations. Combined thirteen years of law enforcement and government contracting, specializing in crisis management, criminal investigation, and interrogation.

Skills : Management, Negotiations, Training, Leadership, And Teaching.

Description :

    1. Certified and performed advanced accident investigations.
    2. Testified on behalf of the State of Indiana in Criminal Court proceedings.
    3. Answered directly to the Sheriff and Chief Deputy, overseeing internal affairs investigations and management of Motor Patrol and Jail Officers.
    4. Certified: SWAT / ERT 9-year member, FBI negotiator, and Crisis Management, Crime Scene Technician, Emergency Vehicle.
    5. Implemented and maintained the "Posey County Sex Offender Registry Web site." Liaised with state, local and federal law enforcement agencies, including homeland security.
    6. Acted in the capacity of Public Relations to media for news releases.
    7. Collaborated fully with other units within the Raeford Police Department and agencies in other jurisdictions.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Law

Detective Sergeant/Representative Resume

Summary : To conducts preliminary investigations, gathers evidence, obtains witness statements, makes arrests, and escorts prisoners from the scenes of crimes

Skills : Investigations, Handwriting Analyst.

Description :

    1. Conducted media interviews.
    2. Supervised and assisted deputies with daily highway patrol functions, On-scene supervision, bi-weekly payroll, approve overtime, daily scheduling, schedule training, conduct yearly performance appraisals, assist with yearly deputy shift bid procedure.
    3. Conducted media interviews.
    4. Conducted on-scene and follow-up investigations and interviews.
    5. Conducted undercover casework.
    6. Worked on-call schedule.
    7. Appeared in Criminal Court to give testimony pertaining to the facts, circumstances, and evidence of cases being criminally prosecuted.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Law

Detective Sergeant Resume

Summary : To participate in meetings with departmental personnel, outside agencies, and other County departments to ensure that divisional activities and departmental matters are communicated and reviewed

Skills : Negotiations, Training, Leadership, And Teaching.

Description :

    1. Leads investigations for serious crimes involving weapons, burglary, robbery, homicide, rape, domestic abuse, assault, and narcotics.
    2. Determined the extent, planning, and course of investigations and allocates resources as necessary.
    3. Managed scheduling and training of staff in the Detective Division in investigative techniques.
    4. Coordinated with other agencies including but not limited to the F.B.I., State Police, D.E.A., District Attorney, Medical Examiners, Evidence Labs, and the Attorney General to exchange information and coordinate investigations.
    5. Completed all routine Detective duties as described below.
    6. Conducted evaluations and supervised hiring for the department.
    7. Supervised the day to day operations such as staffing, scheduling, training, and keeping track of officer's vacation and sick days.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science In Criminal Justice