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Legal Affairs with Bronx District Attorney’s Office
$58,110 per year
Last updated on Apr 19, 2023
The Bronx District Attorney’s Office is seeking a well-qualified staff whose diverse backgrounds reflect an ability to serve the over 1.3 million members of the Bronx County community and pursue a safer Bronx through fair justice. The Detective Investigator’s Bureau is looking for Rackets Investigators who under supervision, with latitude for independent judgment and initiative, the Investigator is responsible for conducting a wide variety of criminal investigations. This is a sworn police officer position. The candidate must meet all qualifications to be certified as a police officer in the NYS DCJS registry. It is required that you successfully complete police academy training in New York State and pass a mandatory background check in order to carry a firearm.
Investigate a variety of complaints and criminal activity; including but not limited to frauds, larceny, public corruption, narcotics, gang-related crimes, elder and child abuse, organized crime, racketeering and provide pre-trial support and accurately report findings
Perform undercover work and provide support to undercover operations
Locate and interview complainants and witnesses
Participate in search warrants and secure and preserve evidence
Participate in court-authorized electronic surveillance
Utilize and maintain proficiency in law enforcement related equipment
Testify in court relating to facts uncovered during investigations
Prepare detailed written reports on activities and findings
Perform related work and all other duties as assigned
Perform prisoner transports and witness protection
Insure the security and safety of agency employees and facility
Excellent computer skills and the ability to learn industry-related databases is required
Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Access
Ability to follow directions and apply proper procedures, policies, and guidelines.
Ability to interact with all levels of staff and other law enforcement agencies
All other duties as assigned
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE/QUALIFICATIONS:
Candidates must be able to pass an extensive background investigation and be able to successfully complete a New York State Certified Police Academy
A valid New York State driver’s license with a minimum of two (2) years of driving experience is mandatory
Must pass a medical exam, psychological screening, and an intensive background check.
As per NY Public Officers Law 2, §3-B, U.S. citizenship required.
1. A baccalaureate degree from an accredited college; or
2. High school graduation and two years of full-time paid experience in police enforcement or investigative work; or
3. A satisfactory equivalent.