Company: San Antonio Police Department
Posted on: January 16, 2022
The rendering of basic community police services to include the
reduction of the incidence of crime through a timely response to
citizen's requests for service and the effective and efficient
enforcement of federal, state, and local laws and ordinances. In
addition to the primary patrol duties all officers are subject to
secondary duties as assigned by supervisors including but not
limited to traffic assignments, wagon driver duty, hospital duty,
and service desk coverage. Support departmental goals and
objectives through proactive community policing initiatives.
Promptly and safely responds to citizen's request for service.
Initiate arrests for violations of laws and ordinances and
maintains custody of arrested persons until their incarceration.
Identify and handle problems through on-sight activities. Patrol
assigned areas and reduce fear of crime through visibility in the
community. Engage in traffic enforcement activities; issuing
written traffic warnings or citations, investigating traffic
accidents, and directing traffic under emergency conditions.
Investigate suspicious persons, vehicles, and circumstances.
Conduct preliminary investigations of assigned calls. Prepare and
submit reports by the end of their tour duty in accordance with
General Manual procedures. Prepare and submit all necessary forms
for taking leave prior to taking the requested leave. Formulate and
forward information regarding criminal activities to other
departmental units. Testify in court.
Protects citizens by preventing crime, enforcing laws, apprehending
suspects, and monitoring traffic.
Prevents crime by explaining and enforcing applicable federal,
state, and local laws and ordinances; teaching preventive,
protective, and defensive tactics; mediating disputes; patrolling
assigned area; responding to notices of disturbances; conducting
searches; observing suspicious activities; and detaining
Apprehends suspects by responding to complaints and calls for help,
observing violations, and making arrests.
Conducts criminal investigations by gathering evidence,
interviewing victims and witnesses, and interrogating suspects.
Documents observations and actions by radioing information and
Reports observations and actions by testifying in court.
Fulfills court orders by serving warrants and commitments.
Maintains safe traffic conditions by monitoring and directing
traffic, enforcing laws and ordinances, investigating accidents,
providing escort, and reporting unsafe streets and facilities.
Minimizes personal injury by rescuing and reviving victims and
radioing for medical assistance.
Maintains operations by following department policies and
procedures and recommending changes.
Ensures operation of equipment by practicing responsible use,
completing preventive maintenance requirements, following
manufacturer's instructions, troubleshooting malfunctions,
notifying supervisor of needed repairs, and evaluating new
equipment and techniques.
Maintains professional and technical knowledge by studying
applicable federal, state, and local laws and ordinances; attending
educational workshops; reviewing professional publications;
practicing skills; and participating in professional
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