Police Patrol Officer Resume Samples

A Police Patrol Officer is responsible for maintaining order and protecting the community by enforcing laws. The job description entails patrolling the assigned areas to prevent illegal activity and assuring the safety of citizens. Certain daily tasks are identified on the Police Patrol Officer Resume as – directing traffic, writing tickets, investigating accidents, and crimes; responding to calls for help, aiding persons in trouble, serving warrants of arrest or arrest persons or felony changes; completing necessary reports, responding to calls, summoning necessary assistance; enforcing traffic laws, interacting with community members, and assisting motorists.

Ethical citizens with the following skills are eligible to apply for this role – solid judgment and decision-making skills, strong communication skills, working knowledge of federal, state, and city laws, statutes, and ordinances; knowledge of modern policing principles, the ability to maintain positive relations with the general public, and physical ability to use weapons and equipment commonly used by law enforcement officers. Job applicants are expected to be above 21 years of age and be able to list at least a high school diploma on their resumes, college degree is often considered an added advantage.

Police Patrol Officer Resume example

Police Patrol Officer Resume

Summary : Experienced Police Patrol Officer, with 23 years in law enforcement, including assisting citizens, enforcing state and local laws, investigating accidents, conducting routine patrols. Supervising a uniformed patrol squad, working with government agencies, courts, citizens, community organizations, diverse population groups, and the media.

Skills : Certified in CPR, MANDT, Medical Transportation, NCIC,.

Description :

    1. Provided for public safety by maintaining order, responding to emergencies, protecting people and property, enforcing Illinois Criminal Statutes, Illinois Vehicle Code, and local city ordinances, and promoting good community relations.
    2. Identified, pursued and arrested suspects and perpetrators of criminal acts.
    3. Conducted investigative interviews and recorded facts to prepare reports that documented incidents and activities.
    4. Reviewed facts of incidents to determine if criminal acts or statute violations were involved.
    5. Rendered aid to accident victims and other persons requiring emergency medical services.
    6. Testified in court to present evidence or act as witness in traffic and criminal cases.
    7. Monitored, noted, reported, and investigated suspicious persons and situations, safety hazards, and unusual or illegal activity in all patrol areas in City of Decatur.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor's


Police Patrol Officer Resume

Summary : Looking to make an impact as an officer in a way which will allow me to prevent crime before it becomes a threat to the larger community, communicate with my fellow officers in upholding the law, and help to ensure that the youth community stays on the right track.

Skills : Excellent Customer Service, Training Skills.

Description :

    1. Patrolled and responded to dispatched calls to enforce laws and ensure public safety.
    2. Enforced parking and traffic violations and issue citations.
    3. Investigated motor vehicle collisions.
    4. Conducted investigations of criminal activity; interview victims, witnesses, and suspects.
    5. Preserved crime scenes, gather evidence, and arrest suspects.
    6. Wrote comprehensive reports using PC software.
    7. Processed and filed reports.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
MS


Police Patrol Officer Resume

Objective : Obtain a challenging occupation that allows me to continue to contribute to the safety and good reputation of the people and institutions of the Walla Walla Valley.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Interviewing, Investigations, Firearms Instruction, Case Management, Emergency Vehicle Operations, Evidence Collection / Packaging, Case Presentation, Data Entry.

Description :

    1. Provided public safety to community by maintaining order, responding to emergencies, protecting people and property, enforcing motor vehicle and criminal laws.
    2. Prepared reports that document incidents and criminal activities.
    3. Investigated suspicious situations, safety hazards, and unusual or illegal activity in patrol areas.
    4. Identified, pursued, and arrested suspects and perpetrators of criminal acts.
    5. Reviewed facts of incidents to determine if criminal act or statute violations were involved.
    6. Rendered aid to accident victims and other persons requiring first aid for physical injuries.
    7. Investigated traffic accidents, determine causes, and if a crime has been committed.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor's

Police Patrol Officer Resume

Summary : Looking to make an impact as an officer in a way which will allow me to prevent crime before it becomes a threat to the larger community, communicate with my fellow officers in upholding the law, and help to ensure that the youth community stays on the right track.

Skills : Excellent Customer Service, Training Skills.

Description :

    1. Performed a full range of assigned law enforcement duites to maintain security and order on a technical college campus.
    2. Guarded and monitored buildings. 
    3. Answered alarms and investigated disturbances. 
    4. Investigated criminal complaints and vehicle and other accidents. 
    5. Coordinated with State Patrol and adjacent law enforcement jurisdictions. 
    6. Apprehended criminal suspects and turns over to local jurisdiction for booking or incarceration.
    7. Gathered and preserved evidence; testified and presented evidence in court. Searches, fingerprints, transports, and books prisoners.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
MS

Police Patrol Officer Resume

Headline : As a Police Patrol Officer, responsible for Remaining alert for the presence of unauthorized persons and/or security code violators; approaching suspicious person and/or notifies police as appropriate; May confront and detain violators, as required, until police arrive.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Patrol Officer.

Description :

    1. 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.
    2. Recorded facts to prepare reports that document incidents and activities.
    3. Directed traffic flow and reroute traffic in case of emergencies.
    4. Issued citations or warnings to violators of motor vehicle ordinances.
    5. Acted as official escorts, such as when leading funeral processions or firefighters.
    6. Monitored traffic to ensure motorists observe traffic regulations and exhibit safe driving procedures.
    7. Evaluated complaint and emergency-request information to determine response requirements.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma In General

Police Patrol Officer Resume

Headline : Over 10 years of experience, as a Law Enforcement Officer, Uniform Patrol Police Officer, Deputy Sheriff in the Corrections, and a Correctional Officer. Most recently, I have been working as Cheif of Security & Investigations at Bigred Sports/Imports LLC. My skills and experiences include Security, Law Enforcement, Corrections.

Skills : Law Enforcement, MS office.

Description :

    1. Used software tools including: Spillman, Fatpot Patrolled assigned area.
    2. Enforced laws and ordinances.
    3. Prevented crime.
    4. Arrested violators.
    5. Responded to emergencies.
    6. Took statements.
    7. Investigated suspicious persons and situations.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS

Police Patrol Officer Resume

Summary : To establish a long-term career in a company where I may utilize my Police Patrol Officer professional skills and knowledge to be an effective Associate Program Manager and inspiration to those around me.

Skills : Planning Skills, Investigating Skills.

Description :

    1. Secured the safety of the public, made traffic stops and responded to emergency calls.
    2. Cooperated with court officials, provided expert testimony.
    3. Maintained accurate logs, prepared reports, safeguarded departmental records.
    4. Ensured procedures are carried out in compliance with applicable laws.
    5. Supervised investigations for criminal cases and provided guidance to field investigators.
    6. Developed a program to work with businesses to stem the rising gang and graffiti problems.
    7. In assigned area, program was so successful, was featured front page newspaper article, and awarded at dinner sponsored by Garfield Ridge (Chicago) chamber of commerce.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelors

Police Patrol Officer Resume

Summary : Service-oriented professional with more than 20 years experience in customer service. I have a background in Law Enforcement that I consider an asset that will enable me to provide valuable input in coaching, training and interacting with fellow associates and customers, in any environment. I am dependable, reliable and a dedicated individual who has an ambition to succeed in any environment. I am seeking a career that is challenging and fast paced. I am seeking a position where I can develop and excel, while giving my best to my employer.

Skills : .Processing Skills, Traffic Management.

Description :

    1. LA 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.
    2. Informed citizens of community services and recommend options to facilitate longer-term problem resolution.
    3. Patrolled specific area on foot, horseback, or motorized conveyance, responding promptly to calls for assistance.
    4. Monitored, noted, reported, and investigated suspicious persons and situations, safety hazards, and unusual or illegal activity in patrol area.
    5. Investigated traffic accidents and other accidents to determine causes and to determine if a crime has been committed.
    6. Testified in court to present evidence or act as witness in traffic and criminal cases.
    7. Processed prisoners, and prepare and maintain records of prisoner bookings and prisoner status during booking and pre-trial process.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Police Patrol Officer Resume

Headline : To obtain a part-time Police Patrol Officer position with an emphasis on Sales Support/Office Management utilizing extensive experience and skills. Productive in contributing effectively towards the objectives of a team, and is able to share knowledge, ideas, and information.

Skills : Management, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Worked on numerous tactical teams, such as gang enforcement, in assigned districts.
    2. Responded promptly to calls for assistance.
    3. Provided aid to accident victims.
    4. Monitored, noted, reported, and investigated suspicious persons and situations, safety hazards, and unusual and illegal activity in the patrolled areas.
    5. Trained and managed other workers and achieved significant improvements in their productivity.
    6. Supervised a group of employees, scheduled work hours, resolved conflicts, determined salaries.
    7. Informed citizens of community services and recommended options to facilitate longer-term problem resolution.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    5-7 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Executive
    Education
    Education
    Bachelor Of Science

    Police Patrol Officer Resume

    Summary : Highly accomplished military veteran with a solid history of achievement in law enforcement and security. Hard-working, goal-oriented and dependable with a diverse background and broad range of experience.

    Skills : Communication Skills, Assisting Skills.

    Description :

      1. Prepared logs and reports as required.
      2. Communicated effectively with Members.
      3. Provided optimal level of services to all Members and guests.
      4. Observed and reported activities and incidents.
      5. Made periodic patrols to check for irregularities.
      6. Preserved order and may act to enforce regulations and directives for HRCR that pertain to personnel, visitors, and premises.
      7. Communicated effectively with Members.
                            Years of Experience
                            Experience
                            7-10 Years
                            Experience Level
                            Level
                            Management
                            Education
                            Education
                            High School Diploma