Dallas County, TX - Dallas, TX

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Provides basic law enforcement/investigative support and assistance to Assistant District Attorney assigned to case. Detailed Description Gathers pertinent information, statements and evidence in support of the assigned Assistant District Attorney which includes interviewing and interrogating witnesses and running criminal background checks using the NCIC/TCIC system, etc. Locates, interviews and notifies witnesses of trial dates by means of serving subpoenas, summons and writs, and checks criminal histories of witnesses for trial. Works as a member of a trial team or section in preparing cases for disposal and assists in the jury selection process.

Coordinates the collection, preparation and review of physical evidence for trial by following strict legal requirements for main-training chain of custody. Secures the cooperation and attendance of witnesses and coordinates and facilitates their appearance. Assists in preparing arrest and search warrants may make arrest. When assigned to Domestic Violence Court, organizes and manages the pre-trial docket and caseload of defendants on bond or conditional dismissal docket and reports any non- compliance with bond conditions / safety concerns.

May assist with serving warrants for bond violations. Job Requirements An Associates Degree in a law enforcement field from an accredited college or university OR equivalent experience in a peace officer’s job plus an additional two (2) years peace officer experience is required. A candidate may be considered for an Investigator Recruit position at a lower salary grade if he/she has an Associates Degree and TCLEOSE certification, but lacks the two (2) years of actual peace officer experience. The Recruit(s) will be enrolled in a Field Training Program established by the Dallas County District Attorney’s Office, until he/she meets all of the standard minimum qualifications.

Must be a Certified Peace Officer and proficient in the use of a firearm. Knowledgeable of investigative techniques and ability to communicate both verbally and in writing with a diverse group of individuals. Skilled at applying interviewing techniques while assisting the prosecutors in adverse or hostile conditions. Must pass criminal background investigation.

Mandatory drug test prior to and during employment. This position may require successful completion of a polygraph exam, psychological exam, physical exam and is subject to random, unannounced drug/alcohol testing. Normal office environment 50% of the time with the remainder of time spent in a typical Law Enforcement Street environment. This is an at-will position with no civil service or other appellate rights.

This job description is not an employment agreement or contract. Management has the exclusive right to alter this job description at any time without notice. Additional Details NA How To Apply Click the Apply Now button at the Top or Bottom Right of this window and Follow Instructions on Screen. Minimum Salary 21.98 Maximum Salary 24.91 Requisition Number DA12-57858 Amount of Travel Work At Home Skills Skill Minimum Level Maximum Level Desirability No results found.