Sample Police Detective Cover Letter

When writing police detective cover letter be sure the hiring manager knows you have experience conducting investigations to prevent crimes or solve criminal cases. All police detective cover letters should provide details about what the applicants can bring to the job that may separate them from other job seekers.

Charles Reffler
678 Hollyberry Lane
Any City, USA 23232

July 19, 2006

Mr. Brandon Guzzetta,
Hiring Manager
Any Town Police Department
22 Center Road
Any Town, USA 78956

Dear Mr. Guzzetta:

I understand from your listing on JobBankUSA.com you are in the market for a trained and experienced police detective. I am such a person. I worked in this field when I was employed by the Morgan Hill Police Department for four years. I have been recognized for my ability to conduct investigations.

My specialty is solving criminal cases--making sure the perpetrator is caught and brought to justice. I am a committed employee with the ability to work as a team member for the good of everyone concerned.

Would you like to meet to talk over this job? I'd enjoy speaking with you in person. Please call me on my cell phone: 785-897-3434 to set up an interview at your convenience. Thank you for considering me as one of the police detectives you may hire.


Charles Reffler

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