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

Duties:

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.

Requirements:

  • 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.

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How to apply: Apply online

Posted: January 8, 2018



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