Police resume

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Police resume template Mitchell Garringer
278 Gunslinger Road
Dodge City, KS 67801
(620) 225-1818


Obtain entry to the Dodge City police academy and a position as a full-time law enforcement officer.


Correctional Officer, 2012 – present
Ford County Department of Corrections, Dodge City, KS
Responsible for:
  • Maintaining security of correctional population
  • Escort inmates from cells to other parts of facility like the mess hall
  • Search and seizure of illegal property in cells

Weigh Station Attendant, 2006 – 2010
Kansas Highway Patrol, Dodge City, KS
Responsible for:
  • Weighing semi-trucks and other vehicles
  • Monitoring loads to ensure proper weight capacity
  • Managing Go-Pass accounts per Kansas commerce law

Seasonal Maintenance, 1998 – 2005
Kansas Department of Transportation, Garden City, KS
Responsible for:
  • Mowing, raking, and trimming lawns in state parks
  • Picking up garbage in state parks and state recreational facilities
  • Planting and maintaining flower beds and new trees and shrubs in parks

Skills and Abilities

  • Kansas Law Enforcement firearm certification
  • Class A driver's license
  • Forklift certification
  • 45 WPM typing


  • B.A., Criminal Justice, 2007
    Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS
  • Graduated Cum Laude
    3.0 Dean's Honor Roll, 2005, 2006, 2007


References available upon request on a paper version.

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