Police Crime and Intelligence Analyst I/II
Title:Police Crime and Intelligence Analyst I/II
Post Date:12/18/17
Location:Modesto, CA
Details:The Crime and Intelligence Analyst I/II is responsible to collect, analyze and evaluate crime related data from a variety of sources; to provide timely information and recommendations to law enforcement operational and administrative personnel regarding patterns, series and crime trends; to provide information and assist with the coordination of investigations between jurisdictions; and to provide investigative support and assistance to officers, detectives and other specialized units by searching databases and reports and preparing a variety of publications, correspondence, charts and graphs to aid in the investigation of criminal activities.

DISTINGUISHING CHARACTERISTICS

Police Crime and Intelligence Analyst I - This is the entry level class in the Police Crime and Intelligence Analyst series. Positions in this class typically have little or no directly related work experience. The Police Crime and Intelligence Analyst I is distinguished from the II level by the performance of less than the full range of duties assigned to the II level. Incumbents work under general supervision while learning job tasks, progressing to direction as procedures and processes of assigned area of responsibility are learned. In addition, the II level requires possession of certification.

Police Crime and Intelligence Analyst II - This is the journey level class in the Police Crime and Intelligence Analyst series and is distinguished from the I level by the assignment of the full range of duties. Employees and this level receive only occasional instruction or assistance as new, unusual or unique situations arise and are fully aware of the operating procedures and policies within the work unit. Positions in this class are flexibly staffed and are normally filled by advancement from the I level once expertise and certification are obtained.

Essential and other important responsibilities and duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:

Essential Functions:

Research and extract data from a variety of sources, including but not limited to, crime reports, field interview cards, and law enforcement databases; identify patterns, trends and series of crimes and identify possible suspects.

Research, prepare, edit and disseminate intelligence products such as trends, officer safety bulletins, incident bulletins, reports and presentations.

Assist in writing, editing and reviewing grant proposals to obtain additional funding for unit operations.

Provide list and details of calls for service in support of crime prevention efforts.

Organize and display data and information in the form of diagrams, graphs and charts of major crime organizations; create timelines, link analysis charts and subject profile packets to aid in crime prevention and investigations.

Assist in updating the Department's general orders relating to unit activities.

Prepare and present educational materials to the community and/or other law enforcement agencies.

Respond to citizen and media requests; maintain public contacts to gather information and promote goodwill.

Assist in preparing, presenting and coordinating Department training programs.

Assist with electronic surveillance which involves the reading of calls, highlighting of events, assisting with determining involvement with associations, identifying users, requesting subscriber information, and providing surveillance team with requested information.

Conduct telephone toll analysis by entering information into Penlink system, obtaining subscriber information, reviewing reports for time and date of crime, analyzing phone calls, disseminating intelligence and making recommendations to officers/investigators based on intelligence and analysis derived from tolls.

Enter and manipulate data using a computer.

Write, edit and review grant proposals to obtain additional funding for unit operations.

Coordinate activities with members of outside law enforcement agencies.

Testify in court as required.

Provide statistical analysis of productivity and other related subjects.

Perform high level association analyses involving interstate and international organizations.

Work with Federal organized crime task forces on long-term investigations and major crime trafficking organizations.

Establish and maintain positive working relationships with co-workers, other City employees and the public using principles of good customer service.

Marginal Functions:

Perform related duties as assigned.
Qualifications:Police Crime and Intelligence Analyst I

Knowledge of:

Basic understanding of the Penal Code, and the criminal justice system, and roles of various law enforcement agencies.

Technical report writing styles.

Effective research methods and practices.

Basic statistics and methods of graphic presentation.

Modern office procedures, methods, and computer equipment.

Ability to:

Gather data, separate facts and assumptions, and prepare recommendations.

Prepare statistical charts, graphs, and exhibits.

Perform technical report writing with a high degree of skill and clarity.

Learn to prepare completed staff work for oral and written presentations.

Preserve confidentiality of sensitive materials.

Establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work.

Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing.

Experience and Training Guidelines

Any combination of experience and training that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be:

Experience:

None required. Prior sworn or non sworn law enforcement or analytical experience desirable.

Training:

Equivalent to a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in administration of justice, criminology, or a related field.

License or Certificate:

Possession of, or ability to obtain, an appropriate and valid California driver's license.

Police Crime and Intelligence Analyst II

In addition to the qualifications for the Police Crime and Intelligence Analyst I:

Knowledge of:

Pertinent local, State and Federal laws, ordinance and rules.

Criminal activity trends.

Various public and law enforcement databases.

Effective research and analysis methods.

Principles of investigative techniques.

The criminal justice process.

The criminal intelligence cycle.

Ability to:

Access public and private sources of information for the purposes of investigation.

Collect a variety of data, evaluate for validity, form appropriate conclusions and assemble data into an organized and comprehendible format and make recommendations based on the analysis.

Testify in court as an expert in crime analysis.

Create visual aides such as criminal and intelligence link charts, organization charts, telephone toll analysis charts, flowcharts, and timelines in an organized and understandable format.

Make formal presentations to law enforcement officials, the community and city/county leaders..

Perform analysis of criminal activity, crime patterns and trends.

Independently prepare completed staff work for oral and written presentation.

Work closely with assigned investigator.

Respond to crime scenes, as required.

Experience and Training Guidelines

Any combination of experience and training that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be:

Experience:

Two years of responsible experience equivalent to Police Crime and Intelligence Analyst I with the City of Modesto.

Training:

Equivalent to a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in administration of justice, criminology, or a related field.

License or Certificate:

Possession of, or ability to obtain, an appropriate valid California driver's license.

Equivalent to possession of State of California Department of Justice Certification as a Crime and Intelligence Analyst.
Comments:Salary: $52,948 - $71,022 Annually
Employer:Modesto Police Department
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