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Decorated former federal agentProven leader who has consistently demonstrated the ability to remain calm in times of crisis and perform at a high level under stress.  Positive thinker and team-oriented.  Excellent writer with strong interpersonal skills and active listening skills who communicates effectively with individuals from diverse backgrounds. 

LITIGATION SOLUTIONS Springfield, MO Claims and Surveillance Investigator 02/2014 to Current
  • Licensed private investigator.
  • Investigated home invasions, automobile accidents, workplace accidents, and general liability claims.
  • Conducted surveillance of insurance fraud suspects and covertly obtained video evidence of them.
  • Prepared detailed investigative reports.
  • Administered recorded statements.
JOHN HARTMAN BAIL BONDS Springfield, MO Fugitive Recovery Agent/Bail Agent 07/2012 to Current
  • As an independent contractor, built a solid, reputable business from scratch.
  • Managed a large caseload of adult offenders from arrest to case adjudication.
  • Conducted undercover surveillance to determine the whereabouts of fugitives.
  • Investigated and analyzed court documents, criminal histories, arrest records, and applicant backgrounds.
  • Served arrest warrants to subjects who failed to appear for scheduled court hearings.
  • Conducted in-depth interviews and prepared detailed, accurate reports.
  • Developed and utilized a network of confidential informants.
  • Established and maintained effective working relationships with individuals from diverse cultural and socioeconomic backgrounds.
UNITED STATES MARSHALS SERVICE Tucson, AZ 06/2010 to 06/2012
  • Reviewed records, gathered evidence, and traced and arrested individuals named in criminal warrants.
  • Acted as the primary law enforcement officer in federal court proceedings.
  • Organized, planned, and led surveillance operations.
  • Escorted federal prisoners to their court appearances.
  • Protected federal judges, attorneys, federal witnesses, jurors, and other members of the federal judiciary.
  • Managed prisoner transportation systems.
Border Patrol Tucson, AZ Prosecutions Officer 04/2008 to 04/2009
  • Investigated drug smuggling and human smuggling cases.
  • Presented cases to the U.S.
  • Attorney's Office for criminal prosecution.
  • Prepared criminal complaints Presented and swore to criminal complaints before the U.S.
  • Magistrate.
  • Presented cases to the Grand Jury.
  • Testified before the Grand Jury weekly.
  • Acted as the case agent at criminal trials, providing evidence and testimony.
UNITED STATES BORDER PATROL Sonoita, AZ U.S. Border Patrol Agent 03/2004 to 06/2010
  • Arrested subjects attempting to smuggle illegal narcotics and/or illegal entrants into the United States.
  • Conducted strategic, covert surveillance operations to intercept and arrest immigrant/narcotics smugglers.
  • Responded to underground sensors, independently determined if an illegal incursion into the U.S.
  • had been made, and , if an incursion had been made, tracked and arrested those persons who activated the sensors, oftentimes over a distance of several miles, over rugged terrain, and in extreme heat.
  • Managed and led small special operations units.
  • Gathered and disseminated intelligence regarding illegal entrant/drug smuggling traffic patterns.
  • Organized, planned, and led special operations projects designed to target high drug trafficking areas.
Field Training Officer
  • U.S.
  • Marshals Service Academy's Outstanding Graduate Award (Class 009) U.S.
  • Border Patrol Academy Physical Techniques (PT) Instructor U.S.
  • Border Patrol Agent of the Month (June 2006-Sonoita Station) National Recruiter (Border Patrol) Oral Hiring Board Interviewer (Border Patrol) Defense Tactics and Intermediate Use of Force Instructor (Border Patrol) (FTO) (Border Patrol).
Education and Training
U.S. Border Patrol Academy, Federal Law Enforcement Training Center Criminal Investigator Training Program (CITP), Federal Law Enforcement Training Center U.S. Marshals Service Academy, Federal Law Enforcement Training Center Detecting Deception and Eliciting Responses (DDER), Federal Law Enforcement Traininng Center
Attorney, Case management, Oral, Hiring, Instructor, Insurance, Law Enforcement, Office, network, Recruiter, Report writing, strategic, transportation, video, warrants
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Associate of Applied Science: Criminal Justice, 2011
Northland Community and Technical College - Thief River Falls, MN

113 Semester Hours Completed.

High School Diploma: 2005
Pembina High School - 155 S 3rd St, Pembina, ND 58271
  • Stress Management
  • Excellent communicator
  • Emergency vehicle operation
  • Detailed report writing
  • Proficient with computer hardware and software
  • Court Testimony
  • Taking a body of facts and applying towards investigations
  • Department accreditation procedures
  • Human relations
  • CPR/First Aid certified
Work History
Police Officer, 04/2019 to Current
Harbor Springs Police Department Harbor Springs, MI
  • Worked 40 hours per week
  • Enforce local, state, and federal laws
  • Served active warrants and subpoenas
  • Took command decisions
  • Issued warnings and citations for traffic violations
  • Verified and authenticated validity and admissibility of evidence and preserved integrity for court hearings
  • CALEA Manager, make sure department policies and procedures are up to date to comply with CALEA Standards to be accredited department
  • Uploading annual proofs and policies for CALEA Standards
  • Wrote reports on arrests made, activities performed and unusual incidents observed
  • Investigated calls and complaints involving fire, theft, accident and hazard reports
Bailiff/CRTC Deputy, 04/2018 to 03/2019
Alpena County Sheriffs Office Alpena, Michigan (MI)
  • Worked 40 hours per week
  • Maintain order during courtroom proceedings
  • Screening visitors prior to courtroom entry
  • Assisting jurors with their duties
  • Relaying messages from jurors to court and their families
  • Transport prisoners from one correctional facility to another
  • Patrol courthouse interior and exterior
Welder, 09/2017 to 11/2017
Omni Corporation Alpena, MI
  • Worked 20 hours per week
  • Set up and operated hand and power tools, including shielded metal arc and gas metal arc welding equipment
  • Interpreted verbal and written instructions from work orders and welding blue prints
  • Clamped, held, tack-welded, heat-bent, ground and bolted component parts to achieve required configurations and positions
  • Removed rough spots from work pieces with portable grinders, hand files and scrapers
Police Officer, 02/2013 to 08/2017
Williston Police Department Williston, ND
  • Worked 40 hours per week
  • Enforced traffic laws and criminal laws
  • Respectfully communicated with variety of members of community
  • Member of Williams County SWAT, which is specially equipped and trained for high situations
  • Conducted investigations including armed robbery and theft
  • Had to problem solve efficiently on fly while responding to emergencies
  • Working shift work in all varieties of outdoor environment including inclement weather
  • Conducted searchers of vehicles and person required for investigations
Correctional Officer, 06/2012 to 01/2013
Grand Fork County Corrections 1701 N Washington St # A, Grand Forks, ND 58203
  • Worked 40 hours per week
  • Supervised inmates in housing units
  • Maintained security within correctional facility
  • Performed inspections and searches of physical premises for contraband
  • Operated camera systems and secured access door system from control room
Security Officer, 03/2011 to 07/2012
U.S. Security Associates Grand Forks, ND
  • Worked 40 hours per week
  • Provided over-watch and security for staff and patient safety through out hospital campus
  • Maintained access control of building
  • Operated camera systems
  • Interacted and communicated with patients of psychiatric unit
Club Booth Associate, 12/2010 to 08/2011
Cabelas East Grand Forks, MN
  • Worked 25 hours per week
  • Processed credit card applications on specialized software
  • Assisted customers in other departments when staffing was low
  • Processed application statistics for records
  • Handled sensitive personal identifying information of customers
U.S. Border Patrol Agent (Trainee), 09/2010 to 11/2010
United States Border Patrol Artesia, NM
  • Trained to deal with stress in emergency situations in form of physical fitness training, defensive tactics, and arrest techniques
  • Studied federal law and immigration law
  • Attended FLETC for US Border Patrol
Customer Service Lead, 08/2009 to 09/2010
Cabelas East Grand Forks, MN
  • Handled customer inquiries and complaints
  • Processed customers sales and returns
  • Supervised and motivated customer service associates
  • Proactively addressed customer issues in situations where viable solutions were not readily available
Security Officer, 04/2009 to 10/2009
Sentry Security Fargo, ND
  • Worked 30 hours per week
  • Provided security for formal gatherings
  • Protected property against vandalism, illegal entry, and loss prevention
  • Patrolled multiple accounts across town
  • Securedlow income housing units throughout Grand Forks
Sales Associate, 06/2008 to 12/2008
Lithia Toyota Grand Forks, ND
  • Worked 40 hours per week
  • Ensured customer retention and profitability by selling new and used cars
  • Worked with customers face to face on a daily basis indoors and outdoors
  • Managed new and used car inventory and customer databases
Cashier, 05/2008 to 05/2008
Simonsons Station Grand Forks, ND
  • Worked 24 hours a week
  • Processed sales transactions for customers
  • Stocked merchandise in store
  • Cleaned and maintained store
Inbound Sales Representative, 08/2006 to 06/2007
Digi-Key Electronics Thief River Falls, MN
  • Worked 24 hours per week
  • Processed telephone orders for electronic components on specialized software
  • Orders were processed via telephone and internet
  • Interacted with customers from all over the U.S. with different backgrounds
  • Orders had to be processed in a timely and efficient manner
Cashier, 01/2002 to 08/2005
Gastrak Pembina, ND
  • Worked 24 hours per week
  • Processed sales transactions for customers
  • Stocked shelves and other supplies
  • Assisted customers in the store when needing assistance
  • Performed general cleaning duties such as sweeping and mopping floors
Dishwasher, 01/2001 to 12/2001
The Depot Cafe Pembina, ND
  • Worked 24 hours per week
  • Washed and dried dishes
  • Retrieved dirty dishes from the front
  • Assisted cooks and other staff when needed
  • Cleaned kitchen and restaurant
I volunteered for the U.S. Customs Explorers Program Post #2033 from 2001 to 2006.  Was elected president of post in 2004.

Qualified Police Officer with over 6 years of experience in law enforcement roles. Excellent leadership, decision-making and records management abilities with experience in courtroom testimony and case oversight. Exceptional report writing ability.