Employment Opportunity

Crime Scene Specialist III

San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department, San Bernardino, California

Salary: $55,598.40 - $76,440.00 Annually

Final Filing Date: Continuous

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  • The Scientific Investigations Division of San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department is recruiting for Sheriff's Crime Scene Specialists III who is responsible for collecting, documenting, and preserving physical evidence at crime scenes; including fingerprinting, photography, crime scene reconstruction, gunshot trajectories, and bloodstain pattern analysis.
  • This is the fully qualified working level of the series, under general supervision, incumbents respond to homicides, other major crimes, and collect all forms of evidence from crime scenes.


  • Option A - Experience: Three (3) years of full-time work experience with a law enforcement organization responding to homicides and other major crimes; collecting all forms of evidence from crime scenes; performing duties including fingerprinting, photography, crime scene reconstruction, gunshot trajectories, bloodstain pattern interpretation and other technical duties as a field specialist in either crime scene photography or evidence collection and documentation.
  • -- OR --
  • Experience: Two (2) of full-time work experience as a Sheriff's Crime Scene Specialist II with the San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department, including qualification by the San Bernardino County Scientific Investigations Division in Advanced Crime Scene, Gunshot Trajectory Reconstruction, and Bloodstain Pattern Analysis
  • -- AND –-
  • Option B - Education: Thirty (30) semester (45 quarter) units of completed college coursework in criminalistics, forensic or police science, or a related physical or natural science, which includes at least 9 semester (12 quarter) units from courses in crime scene investigation, evidence collection, and college-level mathematics (trigonometry is preferred). A list of coursework must be submitted with the application.

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Posted: January 14, 2018

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