The common and general responsibility of a Detention Deputy is to ensure the care and security of inmates at their allotted jails. The essential duties and core tasks are mentioned on the Detention Deputy Resume as follows – maintaining jail security and processing inmates; serving meals and transporting inmates; searching prisoners and processing inmates into custody of the institution; patrolling jail areas, transporting inmates for medical examinations or court hearings; escorting prisoners and monitoring their activities, distributing medications, ensuring care and maintenance of quarters and investigating crimes and other critical incidents.
To undertake this crucial role, the following skills are mandatory – knowledge of security, rules, and regulations; familiarity with practices of modern penology, ability to enforce institutional rules firmly and fairly; ability to supervise a large group of inmates and experience in early detection of potential behavioral problems. Job requirements vary by state, but to the minimum, a bachelor’s education is needed to work at the federal level.
Headline : Highly qualified Detention Deputy with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.
Skills : Professional Customer Service, Quality Control And Security Management Ranging From Hospital Welcome Desk, In-house Security Services And National Guard Experience.
Monitors, controls and accounts for incarcerated inmates and civilian visitors while at the Park County Sheriff's Office detention facilities.
Interacts positively and cooperating with co-workers, responding politely to customers, delivering customer service, working as a team member, functioning under intense time pressure and responding in a positive manner to supervision.
Maintains order over detainees; takes appropriate action to ensure the safety and security of the detainees, the public and other law enforcement and detention personnel.
Receives Incoming detainees; conducts searches to detect concealed weapons and contraband.
Places detainees in cells; issues cleaning/sanitation supplies; transports laundry and bedding.
Escorts detainees to and from cells for court appearances, medical treatment, visitation, religious services, conferences, release and other activities.
Complies with booking and release orders and procedures.
Picks up mail and commissary orders; inspects Incoming mail and packages for contraband and other non-permitted items; delivers packages, mail and commissary items to detainees.
Sr. Detention Deputy Resume
Headline : Able to multi-task in high pressure situations and consistently meet tight deadlines. Possess excellent written, oral and interpersonal communication skills.
Skills : Microsoft Office.
Maintain the safety, care, and control of inmates, staff and public.
Supervise and control inmate behavior during the operation of the detention center; or restrain by force if necessary, using handcuffs and other tactical restraints.
Communicate effectively and coherently with other staff or inmates with approved facility communication devices including the telephone system, intercom system, and portable or base radios.
Demonstrate effective communication skills with inmates, public and staff.
Perform searches of people, vehicles, mail items, objects capable of concealing contraband, buildings, indoor and outdoor areas which may involve feeling or detecting objects, walking, kneeling, bending or stooping for long periods of time.
Maintain control over inmates by always being aware of their locations and documenting such information.
Maintain a weapon, equipment and uniforms in functional condition as prescribed by the departmental policy.
Stay compliant and trained in any and all Department required trainings.
Jr. Detention Deputy Resume
Objective : Motivated, personable, and responsible individual with a strong desire to pursue a position that will provide an opportunity to continue to learn and develop professionally.
Skills : Jail Deputy, FTO Deputy.
Provided direct and remote supervision of inmates within housing and other areas of a jail, a courthouse complex, or secure perimeter as assigned to maintain a safe and secure environment.
Conducted frequent security checks for evidence of unauthorized activities and infractions of rules, responds to situations, and documents accordingly.
Received and processed inmates from officers and the courts, maintained inmates' property and directed inmates throughout the intake process.
Maintained security and custody of volatile and violent inmates.
Observed conduct and behavior of inmates, responded to and controled emergency situations, and used appropriate levels of force to control combative, volatile, or hostile offenders.
Scheduled, supervised and cancelled inmate visitations.
Supervised the dispensing of food in a timely fashion to inmates, ensuring all health and safety regulations are complied with.
Supervised inmates and trustee-inmates work crews.
B.S. In Journalism
Detention Deputy Officer Resume
Summary : Detention Deputy Officer (DDO) is responsible for the detention and control of prisoners in correctional facilities. The DO must be able to work in a fast paced environment and be able to maintain good order and control.
Skills : Law enforcement, Officer.
Monitors conduct of prisoners, according to established policies, regulations, and procedures.
Guards facility entrances in order to screen visitors and any person entering facility to ensure contraband and/or weapons are not brought into the jail facility.
Inspects entire jail facility for weapons, valuables, drugs or any contraband brought into the facility.
Escorts inmates to locations within or outside of facility according to proper regulations and procedures.
Records information, such as prisoner identification, charges, and any incidences of disturbances or security breaches.
Uses weapons, handcuffs, physical force according to regulations to maintain discipline and order among inmates.
Observes and serves food trays given to inmates, counting items, utensils and trays for number and retrieval for proper accounting from cell block.
Arranges schedules for prisoners including work assignments, visits and other appointments.
Detention Deputy III Resume
Summary : To acquire a position where experience and education will help the company meet and surpass its goals.
Skills : 3D animation, Ranger Explorer for Childrens Forest of San Bernardino, Student Platoon SGT for FSP.
Maintained routine security checks which align with jail security regulations.
Preserved and enforced Georgia laws and departmental jail policies to maintain security of the jail.
Received inmates from officers and the courts; processed inmates into the jail, which includes fingerprinting, and confinement assignments based on the level of offense.
Maintained security and custody of prisoners; received and maintained inmates' property.
Supervised inmate visitations; dispensed medication to inmates as prescribed by the jail physician.
Supervised the dispensing of food in a timely fashion to inmates; performed counseling sessions with inmates as required.
Supervised inmates and trustee-inmates in the cleaning of the jail and inmate living quarters.
Performed necessary searches for weapons and contraband; kept records and prepared reports.
BA In Criminal Justice
Detention Deputy II Resume
Headline : Detention Deputy is responsible for the day-to-day operation of the Detention Center. This includes supervising and monitoring the daily operations of detainees, conducting searches, managing intake and release procedures, and ensuring compliance with state and federal regulations.
Skills : Computers, Multitasking, Team worker, excellent people and communication skills, report writing.
Provided security and safety initiatives as a qualified and certified Correction officer for the Hernando County Sheriff Department.
Responsible for the intake, discharge , transportation of inmates, and clerical duties, supervised the personal hygiene of 80-90 inmates in a housing unit and all activities such as, medication distribution, laundry duties, sanitation, and meals.
Performed inspections in common areas and housing units.
Conducted cell searches on daily basis and search of inmates.
Built and maintain a good rapport with co-workers , inmates and visitors.
Diffused disruptive behavior with the use of verbal communication and in case the use of physical force.
Skills Used Interpersonal skills, verbal communication, some computer skills, use of my second language Spanish and defensive tactics.
Detention Deputy I Resume
Headline : Highly effective and experienced individual with a demonstrated track record of providing world class customer support. Proven expertise in driving efficiency and productivity through the utilization of diagnostic tools as well as implementation of logistic procedures and also Jail Certified.
Skills : Microsoft Office.
Supervise inmates in various housing areas to ensure the safety and security of the facility.
Use extensive communication skills to communicate with inmates while walking in the housing units.
Work with a variety of hostile inmates' often enduring verbal abuse in both booking areas and housing units.
Write and compile various reports and supplemental reports using appropriate grammar, spelling, and punctuation.
Perform investigations into incidents throughout the facility and prepare investigative reports.
Read and comprehend documents including court paperwork, probable cause paperwork, and warrants.
Review CCIC and NCIC checks for inmate release.
Exercise ethical independent judgment when enforcing rules violations and determining the appropriate housing areas for inmates.
Lead Detention Deputy Resume
Summary : To obtain and secure a full time Criminal Investigator's position within your organization utilizing to the best of ability organizational, time management, and interpersonal/investigative skills.
Conduct head counts to ensure that each prisoner is present.
Monitor conduct of prisoners in housing unit, or during work or recreational activities, according to established policies, regulations, and procedures, to prevent escape or violence.
Inspect conditions of locks, window bars, grills, doors, and gates at correctional facilities to ensure security and help prevent escapes.
Record information, such as prisoner identification, charges, and incidences of inmate disturbance, and keep daily logs of prisoner activities.
Search prisoners and vehicles and conduct shakedowns of cells for valuables and contraband, such as weapons or drugs.
Use weapons, handcuffs, and physical force to maintain discipline and order among prisoners.
Process or book convicted individuals into prison.
Detention Deputy Manager Resume
Headline : Administrative support professional experienced working in a fast paced environment, demanding strong organizational, technical and interpersonal skills. Confident and poised in interactions with individuals at all levels. Detail oriented and resourceful in completing projects: able to multitask effectively.
Skills : Communication Skills, Customer service skills, Computer skills, Radio communication skills, Leadership skills, Self managing skills, Inter personal skills, Organizational skills, Bilingual,.
Monitored inmate movement and activities throughout a facility that housed approximately 2,500 inmates.
Made rounds, conducted head counts, and performed security checks in assigned pod which housed 72+ inmates.
Observed inmate conduct and behavior for signs of medical or illegal activity within the facility.
Prepared approximately 30 written reports on various types of incidents that took place within the facility.
Responded to various types of emergency situations ranging from medical to inmate assaults on staff and on each other.
Communicated efficiently with staff and inmates to prevent or resolve problems in order to maintain order.
Performed assigned details outside of facility requiring the use of firearms such as hospital duty and inmate transport.
Detention Deputy Supervisor Resume
Objective : Over 11 years experience in the security, loss prevention, and law enforcement industry, with over half of those years in a senior position. Learning fast and quick decision making. Able to stay focused and meet team goals, also have trained numerous personnel in cctv coverage, loss prevention practices, proper handcuffing and searching, and apprehension safety and tactics.
Skills : 500+ Hours Of CCTV Surveillance Training X-ray Image.
Receive and process inmates into custody of institution; search prisoners; take charge of personal property.
Provide inmates opportunity to call attorney or relative; advises inmates on institutional rules and regulations.
Patrol jail area periodically to insure security and maintain order.
Transport inmates to medical, court and related facilities.
Supervise inmates during meals, personal hygiene and related activities for conformance to institutional rules, regulations and procedures.
Escort and safeguard inmates to cell; check on inmates' physical condition.
Supervise and record inmates that receive, count, and washes all laundry in the jail.
Dispense personal and cell cleaning equipment; keep record of money received from inmates.
Detention Deputy Resume
Summary : Ten years experience in Law Enforcement and five years experience in sports journalism. Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Skills : Microsoft office, customer service, coronal polishing, radiography, CPR, RDA state board qualified, nitrous oxide sedation/monitoring qualified, HIPPA training.
Responsible for the care, custody, and control of incarcerated inmates.
Supervised direct supervision, Federal inmates, minimum security and maximum security lock down housing units.
Performed head counts and random checks to observe inmate activity.
Performed escorts around the facility, supervised transports and worked hospital details.
Monitored and recorded inmates' daily actives, watching closely for unusual behavior, improper conduct, or signs of possible conflict.
Utilized IPC skills to de-escalate potential threats.
Performed pat-downs, inspections and shakedowns to eliminate contraband and ensure the safe and orderly running of the facility.