Sample Former Police Officer Resume

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Regina Flood
123 Pennsylvania Avenue
Rochelle Park, NJ 7662

Job Objective To further improve my skills as a Former Police Officer by working for a challenging organization with high goals.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Wide experience in working with general public
  • Strong Knowledge of the general law enforcement methods and techniques
  • Outstanding Knowledge of applicable criminal and civil laws
  • Proficient with equipment such as computers, cameras, and radar units
  • Ability to prepare police investigative reports, daily activity logs and traffic citations
  • Ability to identify and analyze problems and make sound judgments

Professional Experience:

Former Police Officer
National Protection and Programs Directorate, Rochelle Park, NJ
August 2005 – Present

  • Observed, investigated and apprehended law violators.
  • Initiated appropriate actions to prevent illegal criminal activities and physical hazards.
  • Responded immediately to emergency calls and supported fire and EMS services in emergencies.
  • Investigated and resolved all security breaches and unlawful activities observed during working hours. .
  • Completed a written report of all activities during a shift and submitted to relevant department.
  • Ensured completion of departmental forms, logs and summaries to support evidence collection and submission.

Former Police Officer
Goose Creek Police Department, Rochelle Park, NJ
May 2000 – July 2005

  • Controlled and directed traffic and pedestrians as per established traffic norms.
  • Assisted parking meter personnel to protect money collected.
  • Issued notices to public works department personnel regarding abandoned vehicles.
  • Warned persons violating animal ordinances and arrested when not heeded to warning.
  • Inspected public establishments to ensure compliance with rules and regulations
  • Rendered first aid at accidents, and investigated causes and results of accident.


Bachelor’s Degree in Police Science
Salve Regina University, Newport, RI

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