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Retail Store Detective Salaries
Detective/Investigator, Except Public Salaries
Police Sergeant Salaries
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Retail Store Detective Salaries
Responsible for apprehension and prosecution of shoplifters and the prevention of theft. Not a uniformed security guard or watchman. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent and 0-2 years of related experience. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. View Retail Store Detective Salaries
Alternate Job Titles: Retail Store Detective
Categories: Retail/Wholesale, Fire, Law Enforcement, and Security, Sales
Detective/Investigator, Except Public Salaries
Conducts private investigations to locate missing persons, obtains confidential information, and solves crimes. May require an associate's degree or its equivalent and 2-4 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of complicated tasks. Typically reports to an executive or head of a unit/department. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. View Detective/Investigator, Except Public Salaries
Alternate Job Titles: Detective/Investigator, Except Public, Detective, Criminal Investigation;, Plain-clothes Officer
Categories: Fire, Law Enforcement, and Security
Police Sergeant Salaries
Responsible for supervising patrol officers and agents as assigned and maintaining the chain of command within the operations of the department. Responsible for developing training programs for department personnel, directing special units, preparing special reports or projects as assigned, receiving and reviewing reports from officers, and assigning personnel in accordance to specific needs. Requires a bachelor's degree in criminal justice and/or additional certifications and at least 5-7 years of law enforcement experience. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Leads and directs the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is required. Typically reports to Chief of Police, Captain, or Lieutenant. View Police Sergeant Salaries
Alternate Job Titles: Police Sergeant, Sergeant, Police/Detective Supervisor
Categories: Fire, Law Enforcement, and Security, Government