Employment Opportunity

Evidence Officer

Monterey Park Police Department, Monterey Park, California

Salary: $16.37 - $20.94 Hourly

Final Filing Date: Open until filled

Part-time position

Duties and Requirements Click to read more


Under direct supervision of the Investigations Bureau Lieutenant or designee, this non-sworn, at-will position in the Police Department performs a wide variety of duties relating to custody, record keeping, control of property and evidence, including video evidence processing and duplication; court liaison duties, assisting investigations personnel with crime scene processing such as latent print collection, crime scene photography, and DNA collection, and other non-hazardous related duties as required. The duties of a Court Liaison Officer include: packaging and presenting criminal cases to the District Attorney's Office for filing; processing all other non-custodial criminal cases with the District Attorney's Office; audio/video and photo duplication for court discovery motions; and obtain court dockets as required. Provides for the release and/or disposes of evidence property in accordance with department policies and California Civil Penal Codes; maintains evidence for examination and court presentation; responds to court orders regarding the release and/or disposing of property; communicates with courts on case status and evidence and Probable Cause Declarations; assists sworn officers with booking evidence; orders and maintains supplies for the booking of evidence; issues and maintains safety equipment for the Department including vests, weapons, badges and other required uniform equipment; and maintains and manages the evidentiary media for the Department's Mobile Vision Camera system.


  • Ability to interpret and apply rules, policies and department procedures; read interpret and apply Federal, State and Municipal codes and regulations; operate a personal computer and use a variety of computer software; maintain accurate records and reports; understand, explain and apply policies and procedures; work independently with minimal supervision; establish and maintain effective working relationships.
  • Knowledge of inventory control methods, procedures and regulations; be familiar with California Civil and Penal Codes as they relate to Evidence processing; and court filing procedures are desirable.
  • Licenses: Possession of a valid California Driver's License is required at the time of appointment. Latent Print Evidence and DNA Collection certification is highly desirable.
  • Physical Requirements: This position requires light to moderate lifting, bending, carrying, and climbing.

Do you have the Education Required? See available on-line and campus-based degree programs now!

How to apply: Apply online

Posted: January 8, 2018

NOTE: The crime-scene-investigator.net is not responsible for typographical errors or omissions in employment notices on this web site. Often, employers change final filing dates, change duties and/or requirements, or close employment openings without notice. If you are interested in a job posted on this site be sure to contact the employer to see if changes in the filing date or job announcement have been made. Employers can also provide more information about open positions that does not appear in the announcements on these pages.