Summary
Overview
Work History
Education
Skills
Accomplishments
LAW ENFORCEMENT ASSIGNMENTS
Timeline
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Erich Oertel

Yucaipa,CA

Summary

Detailed oriented police officer with strong organizational, public relationship skills, with the ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously with a high degree of accuracy. Moreover, a exceptional report writer, investigator, problem solver, with an emphasis on increasing community safety, decreasing crime rates, and developing strong relationships with stakeholder in an effort to promote safety; extensive conflict and crisis prevention expert.

Overview

19
19
years of professional experience

Work History

Police Corporal

Bell Gardens Police Department
2016.04 - Current
  • Compiled detailed police reports outlining case findings for prosecution by District Attorney's Office.
  • Completed investigations successfully by handling subject, target and witness interviews to verify and corroborate facts.
  • Supervised crime prevention activities.
  • Completed background investigations and arrests for violations of various laws, authored search warrants.
  • Developed curriculum, scheduled training, managed budgets, conducted site assessments and implemented security initiatives in leadership role.
  • Homeless Liaison Officer, Outreach Support Supervisor.
  • District Attorney Liaison Officer, providing expert testimony in court proceedings.
  • Identified, pursued and arrested suspects and perpetrators of criminal acts.
  • Engaged with local individuals and community leaders to discuss crime reduction strategies.
  • Corrected reports, mentored subordinates, and assured policy was being adhered to.

Detective

Banning Police Department
2005.04 - 2016.04
  • Investigated complaints brought by members of community by conducting interviews and compiling evidence.
  • Worked undercover operations as buyer or dealer to uncover criminal activities and gather evidence for cases.
  • Trained team members on agency processes, court procedures and investigation strategies.
  • Sent specimens to labs and ran fingerprints through databases to identify individuals of interest.
  • Installed covert cameras and recording devices in compliance with legal statutes and department policies.
  • Oversaw criminal cases, coordinated investigations, and prepared evidence and investigators for court cases.
  • Secured search warrants to investigate scenes of crimes and collect evidence.
  • Consulted and cooperated with legal staff to verify timely and efficient investigation completion.
  • Collected crime scene evidence, examined bodies, and investigated secondary locations to build detailed cases based on sound evidence handling practices.

Education

Master of Science - Public Administration

California Baptist University
Riverside, CA
12.2017

Bachelor of Science - Criminal Justice

California Baptist University
Riverside, CA
12.2015

Skills

  • Team Development
  • Risk Mitigation
  • Planning and Coordination
  • Officer Training
  • Conflict De-Escalation
  • Exceptional Problem Solver
  • Service-Orientation
  • Security Expert
  • Detailed Documentation Expert
  • Autonomous, Self Motivated
  • Objective Driven
  • Effective Working Relationships (team player)

Accomplishments

  • 2007 - MADD California Hero Award (for DUI arrests)
  • 2015 - Law Enforcement Appreciation Committee "LEAC" award for Investigative Excellence
  • 2015 - Gang Detective of the Year (nominee)
  • 2017 - Police Officer of the Year
  • 2020 - Developed drone fleet that reduced crime by 35%


LAW ENFORCEMENT ASSIGNMENTS

  • Patrol (Banning Police Department)
  • School Resource Officer (Banning Police Department)
  • Detective assigned to the Riverside County Gang Task Force, Region 2 (San Gorgonio Pass)
  • Field Training Officer (Banning Police Department)
  • Patrol Corporal (Bell Gardens Police Department)
  • Patrol Watch Commander (Bell Gardens Police Department)
  • Community Behavioral Health Assessment Team Member (Bell Gardens Police Department)
  • Detective - General Investigation Bureau ( assigned to investigate violent crime )
  • District Attorney Court Liaison
  • Special Weapons & Tactics Operator and Drone Pilot (Part 107 Licensed)
  • Active Shooter & Threat Assessor Expert


Timeline

Police Corporal

Bell Gardens Police Department
2016.04 - Current

Detective

Banning Police Department
2005.04 - 2016.04

Master of Science - Public Administration

California Baptist University

Bachelor of Science - Criminal Justice

California Baptist University
Erich Oertel