Sample Police Officer Resume

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Paul Hendey
5821 S Mayfield Ave
Chicago, IL 60652
(123)-123-1234
[email]

Summary
A very dedicated and skilled police officer whose ultimate tasks include the protection of life and property of American citizens; implemented and upheld laws and codes of the state to ensure peace and order; did patrols on foot and via scheduled car patrols, stayed alert and on-call at all times and acted on certain requests for assistance as soon as calls are received; has worked with numerous enforcement officials to make sure that they operate and maintain orderliness on a tight watch; implemented the “night walk” program that provides escorts for students after midnight

Professional Experience:
Police Officer January 2007 – Present
City of Elmhurst, Elmhurst, IL
Responsibilities:

  • Had been an active advocate of the implementation of Crime Prevention and Community Watch campaigns.
  • Actively participated in peace and order programs within the state of Illinois.
  • Reported and investigated crime which required interaction with the general law enforcement agency.
  • Enforced traffic and reprimanded citizens with parking regulations; issued necessary citations and warnings.
  • Investigated and reported incidents, missing persons and crimes.
  • Processed and filed reports and made court appearances as necessary.
  • Responded to calls for first aid and provided the most appropriate medical assistance.

Police Security OfficerMay 2004 – December 2006
DePaul University, Chicago, IL
Responsibilities:

  • Monitored students and employees coming in and out of the area.
  • Worked as traffic enforcer, a guide in the campus.
  • Checked and reviewed accidents and offenses.
  • Reported investigations made through writing.
  • Detained suspects for questioning and researched on previous historical data provided by the state for records.
  • Took into custody people who violated laws in the campus.

Armed Security Guard February 1999 – May 2004
Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Responsibilities:

  • Had been an active advocate of the implementation of Crime Prevention and Community Watch campaigns.
  • Actively participated in peace and order programs within the state of Illinois.
  • Reported and investigated crime which required interaction with the general law enforcement agency.
  • Enforced traffic and reprimanded citizens with parking regulations; issued necessary citations and warnings.
  • Investigated and reported incidents, missing persons and crimes.
  • Processed and filed reports and made court appearances as necessary.
  • Responded to calls for first aid and provided the most appropriate medical assistance.

Police Security OfficerMay 2004 – December 2006
DePaul University, Chicago, IL

Education
Bachelor of Science in Criminal, Rice University, TX, 1999

Skills:

  • Vast experience in access systems, patrol, investigative procedures, incident report writing, and customer service
  • More than 5 years of experience as a security officer
  • Served three years as a soldier in the United States Marine Corps during the Middle East Operations
  • Hand-gun retention, power hand-cuffing, crisis intervention and tactical communications skills
  • Knowledge of First Aid and CPR techniques and methods
  • Excellent communication, motivational, interpersonal, and presentation skills

Awards and Affiliations

Member, Association of Chief Police Officers
Member, National Organizations of Police Organizations

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