Patrol Officers are law enforcement professionals who are required to work diligently in order to enforce rules and regulations in their specified jurisdictions.

People applying for this position may take some basic help from the following resume sample.


Patrol Officer Cover Letter

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Sample Resume for Patrol Officer Position


Ned Coach

388 Alamo Drive, Ruidoso, NM 66663
(999) 999-2029, Email


PROFILE: Highly qualified, dependable and self-motivated law enforcement professional looking for a position as a Patrol Officer with NM Municipal League. Offering strong knowledge base of rules and regulations governing law enforcement and excellence in crime prevention activities.

• Three years’ demonstrated law enforcement experience
• Highly skilled in developing public relations and performing crime preventive activities
• Hands on experience in responding to calls for service which may include family disturbances and crimes
• In depth knowledge of enforcing traffic laws and investigating accidents
• First aid and CPR Certified
• Valid NM Driver’s License

• Wrote a booklet – ‘Crime Prevention for Dummies’ – thereby encouraging residents to manage their own safety to an extent
• Achieved Officer of the Year Award following excellent duty conduct and zero complaints

October 2009 – Present
Michigan Municipal League, Ruidoso, NM
Patrol Officer
• Respond to emergency calls efficiently and resolve issues
• Identify and apprehend criminal offenders
• Reduce crime opportunities by performing crime prevention activities
• Aid people in danger of physical harm and resolve on the spot conflict
• Facilitate movement of people and traffic
• Create and maintain a feeling of security in the vicinity of specified jurisdiction
• Preserve civil order at all times

ABC College – Ruidoso, NM – 2009
Law Enforcement Training

Graduate: Ruidoso High School – 2008

• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
• Exceptional organizational skills
• Able to operate firearms when necessary
• Profound skills in conflict judgment
• Good reasoning ability