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Jaime Leauber
Professional Summary

Resourceful Police Officer focused on maintaining order and public safety, responding to emergencies, protecting people and property, and promoting positive community relations.

  • Disciplined leader with the proven ability to remain calm in high stress situations
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrates ability to use discretion wisely and make positive impressions within the community
  • Adept at guiding, influencing, and empowering other to maintain law and order
  • Capacity to assist diverse population with compassion, patience, and understanding
  • Skilled at resolving conflicts and diffusing hostility amidst diversity
Work History
Police Officer, 10/2017 to Current
Lehigh University Campus PoliceBethlehem, PA
  • Talks regularly with citizens to establish rapport and become a familiar presence in the area
  • Actively patrols assigned areas to prevent and detect crimes
  • Checks all vehicle equipment for proper functioning prior to use
  • Removes disabled vehicles and obstructions from roadways
  • Issues warnings and citations for traffic violations
Deputy Sheriff, 10/2016 to 07/2018
Lehigh County Sheriff's Office455 West Hamilton Street Allentown, PA 18101
  • Monitored building access and identified all officials and employees before authorizing their entrance
  • Maintained order and responded to emergencies
  • Provided security for the courtrooms, judges, and buildings
  • Conducted pre-trip and post-trip equipment inspections of transport vehicles and equipment
  • Safely transported inmates to and from court
  • Implemented defensive tactics and physical restraints to maintain the safety and security of personnel and the general public
  • Verified warrants and conducted searches of inmates
  • Prepared, processed and maintained forms, reports, logs, records and activity journals
Waitress, 07/2016 to 10/2017
Apollo Grill85 West Broad Street Bethlehem, PA 18018
  • Developed and maintained positive working relationships with others to reach business goals
  • Immediately reported accidents, injuries or unsafe work conditions to manager
  • Guided guests through the menu while demonstrating thorough knowledge of the food, beverages and ingredients
  • Skillfully promoted items on beverage lists and restaurant specials
  • Delivered exceptional service by greeting and serving customers in a timely, friendly manner
  • Followed all safety and sanitation policies when handling food and beverage to uphold proper health standards
Restaurant Manager, 07/2008 to 07/2016
The Widow's Tavern and Grille200 MainStreet Stockertown, PA 18083
  • Conducted daily pre-shift and weekly departmental meetings to ensure organizational efficiency
  • Clearly and promptly communicated pertinent information to staff, such as large reservations or last minute menu changes
  • Efficiently resolved problems or concerns to the satisfaction of all involved parties
  • Continually monitored restaurant and took appropriate action to ensure food quality and service standards were consistently met
  • Minimized loss and misuse of equipment through proper restaurant supervision and staff training
  • Performed restaurant walk-throughs to gauge timeliness and excellent service quality
Bartender/Waitress, 01/2004 to 06/2008
Stahley's Bar & Restaurant1826 Hanover Avenue Allentown, PA 18109
  • Maintained updated knowledge of all menu items, specials, liquor brands, beers and non-alcoholic selections
  • Routinely checked identification of patrons purchasing alcoholic beverages
  • Strictly abided by all state liquor regulations, particularly in regard to intoxicated persons and minors
  • Continually provided exceptional service to customers by being friendly, knowledgeable and accommodating
  • Expertly prepared both alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages using correct techniques, liquid measurements and garnishes
  • Consistently kept bar and work areas clean and sanitary in compliance with bar standards and local, state, and federal laws
Busser/Food Runner, 01/2001 to 12/2004
1818 Tavern2501 Seip Avenue Easton, PA 18045
  • Apportioned and served food to restaurant employees and patrons
  • Assisted co-workers
  • Cleaned up spilled food, drink and broken dishes, and removed empty bottles and trash
  • Answered telephone calls and responded to inquiries
  • Accepted payment from customers and made change as necessary.
Transfer of 97 Credits To DeSales University: General Studies Northampton Community College - 3835 Green Pond Road Bethlehem, PA 18020
Bachelor of Science: Business DeSales University - Center Valley, PA
ACT 120 Certification: 2010
Allentown Police Academy - 2110 Park Drive Allentown, PA 18103

  • Most Coach-able Senior Athlete Award
  • Completion of Act 120
  • Completion of Act 2 Certification
  • Completion of R.A.D Instructor Certification
  • Completion of SFST Certification
  • Completion of IPMBA Certification
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  • Gary Moore (610) 704-6273
  • Katelyn Drosnock (610) 762-4977
  • Richard McGarr (484) 357-3192
  • Patrick McLaughlin (610) 730-2938

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Andrew Riehle
Professional Summary

Detective Squad Sergeant tenured twenty four years with the New York City Police Department experienced in sexual assault, missing person and other criminal investigations. disaster scene management, intra agency communication and partnership development with public and private sector entities. Previous NYS Certified State Lecturer on disaster scene response and management. Current NARSO course instructor for Human Trafficking and Drug Trends in school settings.

  • Manage city-wide investigative operations involving Sex Crimes, Child Abuse and Hate Crimes
  • Supervised 130 personnel across broad geographical area
  • Large scale incident management experience
  • Policy development and implementation
  • Proficient in handling sensitive newsworthy investigations
  • Preparing time sensitive documents for vertical distribution
  • Exemplary leadership skills; ethically and professionally driven
  • Foster information sharing and victim centered partnerships with public and private sector entities
  • Military Service: New York Army National Guard, 1990-1998, Honorably Discharged.
  • Graduated from New York City Police Academy, June 1995
  • Promotion to Sergeant, February 2002.
  • Appointed to the Detective Bureau, October 2004.
  • Acquired New York State certification for instruction, March 2009; lectured at the N.Y.P.D Criminal Investigations Course.
  • Discretionary promotion to Supervisor Sergeant Detective Squad, October 2011.
  • C.I.M.S Intelligence-Investigation Section supervisor for large scale incidents between 2004 and 2013.
Work History
Adjunct Instructor, 09/2019 to Current
Cardinal Point Homeland Security Group Jenkintown, PA
  • Create lesson plans and develop instructional materials on Human Trafficking within school settings for NASRO training course
  • Work closely with executive leadership implementing strategic concepts to address evolving concerns such as interacting with vulnerable populations and victim-centered training
  • Lecture and communicate effectively with students from diverse backgrounds about security, customer service and conflict management related issues
  • Security assessment team member tasked with evaluating security vulnerabilities at sensitive locations such as schools and religious institutions
  • PA ACT 235 certification
Sergeant Detective Supervisor , 01/2015 to 06/2019
New York City Police Department Manhattan Special Victims Squad
  • Ensure professional management of approximately 1500 sexual assault investigations annually
  • Manage staffing, fiduciary and logistical concerns of up to 130 personnel at a given time
  • Oversee newsworthy and media sensitive investigations
  • Coordinate and supervise field investigations across broad geographical area
  • Implement strategies to improve upon victim centered investigations such as utilizing a forensic experiential trauma informed approach
  • Develop strategic partnerships with local community, victim advocates, schools and universities, hospitals, District Attorney‘s Office and other entities to better serve victims and foster crime prevention and awareness
  • Prepare and analyze reporting data for vertical distribution; accurately capturing timelines, event structure and solution plotting


Sergeant/ Sergeant Detective Supervisor, 01/2004 to 01/2015
New York City Police Department Missing Persons Squad
  • Management of 50 personnel across broad geographical area.
  • Oversee citywide case management of approximately 13,000 cases annually.
  • Working knowledge of large scale incident management related to terrorism, natural disasters, aviation and other incidents utilizing CIMS and NIMS based concepts. Establish and manage family assistance center as well as Unified Victim Incident Systems.
  • Participate in disaster training and seminars involving federal, state and local agencies.
  • Utilize creative problem solving abilities and critical thinking skills to resolve complex issues.
  • Supervision of missing person investigations, mortuary operations and crime scene management.
  • Responsible for generating statistical analysis reports measuring performance and capturing data trends.
Bachelor of Science: Organizational Management, 2008
St. Joseph College - Brooklyn, N.Y

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Nicholas Hattabaugh

Deputy Sheriff / Retired Police Officer with twenty three plus years in law enforcement, including assisting citizens, investigating accidents, conducting routine patrols and enforcing State and Local laws/ordinances. Exceptional report writing ability. Extensive conflict and crisis prevention training. Practice safe security measures and conflict resolution techniques to handle crisis and emergency situations. Committed to serving and protecting citizens from crime and dangerous activities. Quick thinking and skilled in assessing risks and making critical decisions under extreme pressure. Versed in dealing with a wide range of difficult situations with a level head and calm disposition.

  • Exceptional problem solver
  • Conflict resolution tactics
  • Community relations
  • Defense and Arrest Tactics (DAAT)
  • Felony law, Misdemeanor law and Municipal ordinance knowledge
  • Search and Seizure laws familiarity
  • Drug laws enforcement
  • Miranda rights expert
  • Juvenile law familiarity
  • Excellent multi-tasking skills
WeatherTech | Bolingbrook, IL Corporate Security Officer 03/2020 - Current

Supervise property entrances and exits and monitor employee safety. Report daily activity, incidents and irregularities, including equipment and property damage, theft and presence of unauthorized persons. Float between security locations to check in with officers, assess security and make proactive adjustments based on changing conditions.

Kendall County Sheriff's Office | Yorkville, IL Kendall County Sheriff's Deputy 01/2019 - Current

Provide Courthouse Security. Serve paperwork for the Civil Process Division. FOID card compliance. Assist in transport of prisoners to court, medical appointments, etc.. Training Coordinator and other duties as requested or needed.

Dupage County Sheriff's Office | Wheaton, IL Court Security Officer 09/2019 - 12/2019

Provide Courthouse Security. Operate screening devices and monitor people entering the courthouse. Assigned to a courtroom by the Supervisors. Conduct 'pat downs' and identification. Screen tools of contractors and other personnel. Direct entering public for scanning. Serve in positions of Blocker Post, Point Post or Back Up Searcher. Provide entry screening for Grand Jury juror selection and proceedings. Aid in detection of contraband and assist deputies as directed. Maintain regular attendance and punctuality. Assigned to a remote field court location to perform the above duties. Completed training at the main Courthouse.

Dupage County Courts and Probation | Wheaton, Il DST Officer 10/2018 - 07/2019

Interact regularly with detained juveniles at the Kane County Juvenile Detention Center. Provide crisis intervention and de-escalation as necessary to maintain safety and security. Maintain accurate electronic and handwritten records and data on detained juveniles. Perform physical searches of juveniles and transport vehicles for contraband. Physically intervene and restrain violent juveniles using a trained skill to manage disruptive behavior. Provide transport for detained juveniles to and from the Kane County Juvenile Detention Center to the Dupage County Courthouse. Participate in and attend required departmental meetings and training. Serve as liaison for all probation and Court personnel with the Kane County Juvenile Justice Center and other duties as assigned.

Wheaton Police Department | Wheaton, IL Police Officer 08/1995 - 09/2018

Gather preliminary investigation information as a first responder to crime scenes. Respond quickly to dispatch and took appropriate action at crime and disaster scenes. Prepare cases for trial and testify in court as a witness. Write reports on arrests made, activities performed and unusual incidents observed. Serve active warrants and subpoenas. Patrol designated districts in a patrol car, on bicycle and on foot. Mediate domestic-related disturbances and protect victims from harm. Search vehicles, buildings, homes and property for evidence and stolen property. Write detailed arrest and accident reports. Organize and record facts to prepare incident reports. Enforce State laws and Local Ordinance violations. Reinforce positive community policing.

Education and Training
Suburban Law Enforcement Academy | | Glen Ellyn, IL, USA Training Program in Law Enforcement 1995
Southern Illinois University | | Carbondale, IL, USA Bachelor of Science in Administration of Justice 1992
John A Logan College | | Carterville, IL, USA Transfer Credits in General Study 1992
Danville Area Community College | | Danville, IL, USA Transfer Credits in Law Enforcement 1989 Law Enforcement and Justice Administration course
Milford High School | | Milford, Il 60953, USA High School Diploma 1985
Activities and Honors

- Metropolitan Alliance of Police member (Retired)

- I received two (2) Life Saving Awards during my career

- Accident Investigation certified

- Evidence Technician certified

- Licensed Breath Operator in the State of Illinois

- CPR / AED trained and certified

- Firearms expert

- Defensive Tactics trained

- Volunteer various organizations (animal shelter, Young Hearts for Life, Shop with a Cop)

- Oswegoland Optimist Club member (President Elect)