Police Clerk I -Bilingual City of Watsonville $2,941.71-$3,942.12 per Month.
Filing deadline: Thursday, October 12 at 5: 00pm. Description of Basic Functions and Responsibilities To process, maintain, and update police records and reports and to research and provide information to law enforcement personnel and the public regarding information on file with the Police Department. This job class is responsible for handling highly confidential and sensitive information in accordance with established rules and regulations. Employees in this classification receive close supervision within a framework of well-defined policies and procedures. This job class performs the more routine tasks and duties while learning the more complex functions. This job class requires accuracy and attention to detail and functions at an entry level of classification. As the job knowledge and skills increase, promotion to the next higher-level class may be reasonably expected. Typical Duties Researches, compiles, duplicates, distributes, and collects appropriate fees for a variety of Police Department information including court papers, police reports, warrant requests, accident reports, etc. in accordance with established rules and procedures Takes statements and descriptive information from witnesses, suspects, citizens, and victims regarding crimes, incidents, and accidents; relays pertinent information to law enforcement personnel and/or dispatchers Conducts criminal records searches; contacts other agencies, requests status and priors, locates and duplicates police reports Logs, maintains, and teletypes status of warrants of arrest from other law enforcement agencies; distributes to Police Officers Prepares, types, and mails notices to defendants Classifies and sorts arrest and traffic collision reports Checks reports for serial numbers on stolen and recovered property Processes subpoenas; stamps, logs, and prints notification of service Prepares found property reports; requests case number, submits property to the property Department, and completes necessary paper work Performs data entry and access for a variety of information including arrests, crimes, accident reports, victims, witnesses, and suspects; issues control numbers; enters, edits, and updates data Performs receptionist duties in a tactful manner dispersing information and service to the public as required May translate from/into Spanish for Police personnel and the public as assigned Performs related duties similar to the above in scope and function as required An Equal Opportunity Employer.recblid 0h4l6nirfwxiejnuljcwhm1ro64ney