Employment Opportunity

Property Officer

Inglewood Police Department, Inglewood, California

Salary: $3,028 - $4,289 per month

Final Filing Date: Open Until Filled

There is currently one or more vacancies within the Police Records and Property Division. Candidates in this classification shall be subject to a complete Police Background Investigation as part of the Examination Process.

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  • Receives inventory and controls and maintains incoming and outgoing property and evidence;
  • Ensures preservation of the chain of evidence by storing all items received and collected in a systematic manner;
  • Verifies evidence and accuracy of reports;
  • Releases property to rightful owners and authorized persons in accordance with applicable state laws and departmental procedures;
  • Completes property intake and prepares items for lab analysis;
  • Processes Request or Removal forms and issues evidence to Officers for court purposes;
  • Conducts periodic inventory to identify and prepare items to be auctioned, destroyed and/or donated;
  • Processes Property Release forms and returns property to owner;
  • Monitors and orders safety equipment, office materials and evidence supplies;
  • Destroys narcotics and other property according to applicable law;
  • Registers narcotic offenders.


  • A high school diploma or equivalent,
  • AND
  • One year of recent, paid experience working in records management, property and evidence and/or the law enforcement field which includes public contact.
  • Must possess at the time of application and maintain a valid California Driver’s License.
  • Shift, weekend, and holiday work is required.
  • Occasional overtime is required.
  • All employees are expected to demonstrate good citizenship, honesty, loyalty, ethical behavior, sobriety, and possess the professional ability to follow supervision and suggestions of management for improvement of service.
  • Knowledge of applicable city, county, state and Federal statutes, rules, ordinances, codes and regulations governing police property and evidence, stock room and inventory control procedures and of Business English, spelling and punctuation;
  • Skilled in creating and maintaining maintain organization, updating files and records, exercising good judgment and in establishing and maintaining productive working relationships;
  • Ability to understand and apply applicable laws, follow oral and written instructions, set up and maintain accurate records and files, file in alphabetical and numerical order, lift and move heavy objects, organize and locate materials, and to effectively communicate verbally and in writing;
  • Proficient in operating a personal computer hardware, MS-Office Suite, and other industry related software packages;

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How to apply: Apply online

Posted: May 30, 2017

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