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Sample Police Detective Resume






A police detective resume should first focus on the job seeker's goal-to garner an interview for the job sought. Then it should list prior experience that relates to the work the job hunter is looking for. It's important to mention these traits in all police detective resumes.


Jack Haroldson
8904 Carlton Street
Any Place, USA 33333
888-888-8888

Objective: Police Detective

Seeking an interview for work as a police detective

SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS:

Licensed and trained police detective, with solving crimes, including historical crimes, as well as looking into records of crimes committed.

RESUME of EXPERIENCE:

Small City Police Department, Small City                   2001-2007
     Head of detective services

Big Town Police Department, Inc., Big Town              1998-2001
     Police detective specializing in unsolved crimes

TRAINING:

Graduate, Big Town Police Academy, Big Town          1998

RECOGNITION:

American Association of Detectives:
     Police Detective of the Year                             2002

NOTE: Write a complete police detective resume, including expanded information of the kind you see in this condensed sample. Employers expect about two pages. Include your work experience as a police detective as well as your training and recognition.