Police Assistant


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  • Job Title: Police Assistant

    Salary: starting 25.98 an hour

    Location: Detroit, MI (Choose from 100+ units including Mounted, K9, SVU, Detectives and more)

    Duration: Part Time/ Permanent


    • Under general supervision, performs a variety of administrative, clerical support and general law enforcement functions to assist law enforcement personnel at Police Department precincts, administrative units and police commands.


    • Work involves the responsibility for performing routine police assignments that are received from police officers of superior rank.


    • High School Graduation or G.E.D.; preferably including completion of buo (2) years of college coursework.
    • Two (2) years of experience as a SWORN law enforcement officer in the State of Michigan in accordance with Public Act 203 of 1965. Michigan Commission on Law Enforcement Standards (M.C.O.L.E.S.) Certification or will become certified within ninety (90) days after hire.
    • Detroit Residency Credit: 15 point


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    • Police Assistants maybe assigned to work as a sworn officer in the following areas:
    • Court Officer — Assist with processing warrant requests
    • Crime Analysis — Research and report crime patterns
    • Crime Scene Services — Process evidence and dispatch evidence technicians
    • Disciplinary Administration — Research and review disciplinary statements
    • Firearms Inventory — Issue, repair and maintain departmental weapons and other items
    • Fiscal Operations — Perform administrative duties as assigned

    • Forfeiture — Investigate asset forfeitures
    • Labor Relations — Prepare documents for grievances, review contracts and general office work
    • Liquor License — Investigate 24hr permits or outdoor service requests
    • Media Relations — Prepare press releases, maintain social media accounts and perform videography duties
    • Police Law – Assist the legal team with various requests for civil litigation, 3rd party subpoenas and provide law enforcement information
    • Police Medical Process case files and perform general clerical duties
    • Police Personnel — Maintain personnel records and data
    • Prisoner Transport/Processing Assist with the process of prisoner intake
    • Property Control Receive, process and maintain evidence throughout the criminal process Records Management Service a high volume of requests for background and/or clearances from citizens and other agencies
    • Recruiting Attend job fairs providing employment opportunity information
    • Resource & Facilities Management Maintain the issuance of departmental uniforms and other equipment, manage contracts with tow companies in the city and assist with the maintenance of DPD occupied facilities
    • Secondary Employment Provide account management services to vendors, assist with recruiting new vendor accounts and maintain the operational flow of the unit
    • Technology Bureau — Provide personal computer installation and maintenance, work with in-car video and maintain user data bases
    • Traffic — Assist with downtown traffic control and special events
    • Training Act as a firearms instructor, or training records clerk

    WORKING CONDITIONS – You Will Be Required to Work 29 Hours Per Week.  Job assignment may require:

    • Lifting to 1001bs
    • Working in tight/confined spaces
    • Working in inclement weather
    • Driving/Standing for extended periods of time
    • Standing, bending, twisting Working various shifts

Job ID: JOB-206992
Publish Date: 13 Sep 2022

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