Correctional Officer...Limon, Colorado
Accomplished and energetic in police services with a solid history of achievement in all areas. I am a motivated leader with strong organizational and prioritization abilities. Areas of expertise include emergency services, traffic safety and office management.
Able to proficiently operate Spillman, Access, process public disclosure reports and am Access level II certified. I am able to act in a role as a reserve/provisional officer and complete thorough and accurate reports of all crimes, including major crimes, but more importantly cold property crimes, freeing up important and critical officer presence in the city and preserving valuable tax payer money.
I have extensive knowledge in the court procedures, law enforcement procedures, and proper reporting channels. I am thoroughly trained and experienced with police communication both on the phone and over the radio including dispatching directly from the police department to the officer saving valuable time and resources.
The Police Services Officer provides a variety of routine and specialized public safety work relating to the care and custody of prisoners in the city jail;
conducts transports of prisoners between the city jail, the court and other correctional facilities;
provides specialized clerical support to the department's criminal records and evidence
function; and supports limited code enforcement functions under a special limited police
commission. This position may also assist patrol officers by screening and responding to
requests for service from citizens who arrive at the police lobby (generally for non-criminal
incidents), directing traffic at accident/ emergency scenes and performing other generally nonsworn
police service functions.
Police Services Officers are expected to interact with members of the public and have a strong
working knowledge of criminal law and criminal procedures. Work is performed in
accordance with department policies, procedures, rules and guidelines. Shift work may be
required and this position involves an element of personal danger requiring the Police Services
Officer to be able to act without direct supervision. The Police Services Officer must exercise
independent judgment in meeting routine and emergency situations.
The Police Services Officer must maintain care, order and discipline amongst city prisoners,
perform specialized clerical functions related to police criminal records / evidence, screen and
respond to general requests for service from citizens in the police lobby and supports city code
enforcement duties/ efforts.
Assignments are received through the patrol shift supervisor on-duty in addition to requests
from the investigations supervisor and department administrators. The patrol shift supervisor
reviews work methods and results through written reports, observations and discussions.
The Police Services Officer may be an armed position and carries a limited law enforcement
commission necessary to enforce certain city ordinances and regulations.
The following work functions are inherent in this position, but
other duties may be assigned:
Receive, process and release prisoners at the department's city jail or contract jail
Administer and supervise prisoner meals, visitations, recreation, counseling, work
assignments and other day-to-day prisoner care needs.
Obtain professional attention (including medical, dental, and mental health) for
prisoners as required.
Transport prisoners outside of the jail facility to court, other agencies, appointments or
to other contract jail facilities.
Answer telephone calls to the station related to the jail, police records or general citizen
inquiries; receive and transmit radio messages between the jail/ station and field
personnel on department tactical channel.
Maintain security and control in all areas of the police station, the courtroom (if
requested) and at the scene of accidents, disasters, emergencies or static crime scenes.
Receive and receipt money submitted to the department for the purpose of jail or
police records functions (to include bail money posted during the absence of the court
Maintain and complete documented records of jail activities to include daily logs,
booking records, department reports on jail or prisoner violations and other forms as
Order and maintain supplies necessary to operate the city jail or general health and
welfare functions within the station.
Input and retrieve data accurately through the department and state/ national
criminal computer records systems; access, update and enter information to include
vehicle registrations, driver's licenses, warrants, stolen vehicles, firearms/ property,
evidence, missing persons, restraining/ no-contact orders and other criminal records.
Provide technical and policy information about police records to include processing,
handling and logging requests for records, delivering police records to other agencies,
prosecutor and court in timely manner and maintaining police records per legal
guidelines and retention schedules.
the prevention of crime, apprehension of criminals, and the enforcement of laws and
ordinances of the City of Long Beach and the State of Washington. The work performed consists
of assigned patrol, preliminary complaint investigation, and traffic regulation duties. I was able to act without
direct supervision and exercise independent judgment in meeting emergency situations.
Assignments, general instructions, and special instructions are received from a superior officer
who reviews work methods and results through reports, observations, discussion and
Patrols an area of the city, in a patrol car or on foot, to handle calls for service, prevent and
discover criminal acts, apprehend offenders, and to enforce vehicle and traffic laws.
Responds to and resolve complaints involving victims of crimes, automobile accidents, and
other calls for assistance.
Prepares written reports relating to investigated cases, complaints, and shift activities.
Administers first aid as needed, conducts preliminary investigations, gathers evidence, obtains
witness statements, and makes arrests.
Testifies as a witness in court.
Conducts accident investigations; provides first aid for injured; takes safeguards to prevent
further accidents; interviews involved parties and witnesses; takes statements; examines
vehicles, roadways, traffic controls, and obstructions to view; clears obstructions and records
data; and prepares detailed accident reports.
Performs varied duties such as traffic control; police protection at fires, parades, processions,
and sporting events; controls school crossing traffic; and checks and reports on deficient street
lights, signs, and road surfaces.
Knowledge of the geography of the city, the location of important buildings and the
city street system.
Ability to cope with situations firmly, courteously, tactfully, and with respect for the
rights of citizens.
Ability to analyze situations quickly and objectively, and to determine proper courses
Ability to understand and carry out oral and written instructions.
Ability to write and speak effectively, including over the radio.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other employees
and the general public.
Skill in the use and care of firearms, and in first aid practices.
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