Crime Analyst I

Sanford, FL
Seminole County Sheriff's Office

The Seminole County Sheriff’s Office is now accepting pre-screen questionnaires for the position of CRIME ANALYST I assigned to the Crime Analysis Unit of the Domestic Security Division. This position is responsible for providing analytical, intelligence, and investigative support to the Sheriff’s Office by identifying crime patterns/trends and identifying intelligence on individuals responsible for criminal activity and wanted individuals. This position will be cross trained in other specialties and provides opportunities to advance within the unit.

Salary
$33,134.40 – $43,659.20 Annually

Closing
5/13/2021 11:59 PM Eastern

Responsibilities:

• Warrant responsibilities including administrative functions (paperwork and answering phone calls), entry/removal of warrants, responding to teletype communications, and locating wanted individuals
• Compile and analyze criminal activity to identify crime patterns, series and/or trends occurring countywide. Provide recommendations for surveillance or directed patrol to reduce criminal activity
• Proactively identify leads and suspects responsible for criminal activity, and leads related to wanted subjects to provide to investigators
• Prepare criminal backgrounds and assimilate information from multiple sources into a comprehensive package for all types of investigations
• Monitor active calls for service to provide real time intelligence to responding deputies, identify offender or vehicle information, and connect the event to current crime patterns or trends
• Conduct open source inquiries, including, but not limited to, social networking sites
• Use mapping technology to aid in the identification of high activity areas related to criminal activity, homeland security, or other investigative support
• Prepare statistical reports to analyze the presence of crime series and/or trends and provide Law Enforcement information to make administrative and tactical decisions

 

Qualifications:

• Applicant must possess a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice, Social Sciences, or closely related field, or an equivalent combination of education, training, and analytical experience. A Master’s Degree in a related field and previous experience or training in crime analysis, mapping, statistics, and criminal profiling are desirable
• One year of experience working for a Law Enforcement agency preferred
• Active full access certification in FCIC/NCIC or ability to obtain certification within six months of employment
• Applicant must have a Florida Driver’s License in good standing
• Prefer applicants with experience using all Microsoft Products (Excel, Access, Word, and PowerPoint), ArcGIS or other mapping software, OSINT, and social media platforms
• Successful applicants will also be required to complete a test to demonstrate their skill level in analytical techniques