Employment Opportunity

Property & Evidence Custodian

Chickasha Police Department, Chickasha, Oklahoma

Salary: $16.00 - $17.00 per hour

Final Filing Date: Open Until Filled

Performs a variety of clerical, technical or administrative work in storage, accountability, receipting, preservation, safeguarding, disposition and administering of evidence and property.

Duties and Requirements Click to read more


  • Must be at work timely in accordance with city personnel policy and properly dressed.
  • Ensure proper storage, accountability, receipting, preservation, disposition & administering of evidence and property.
  • Accepts, records and maintains record system and chain of custody of all physical evidence and property taken into custody by the police department.
  • Disposes of evidence or lost/found property by the return to owner, destruction or auction upon case clearance, following State and local rules and regulations regarding property disposition
  • Maintains proper records and files on the disposition of all property/evidence.
  • Maintains laboratory supplies, Prepares and submits reports & evidence to OSBI
  • Testifies in court as required.
  • Must be able to follow best practice health & safety procedures.
  • Recommends improvements to equipment and facilities as needed.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.
  • Safe operation of small tools and equipment such as: drills, ladders, computer and software, vehicle, lift assist devices.
  • Frequently required to sit, talk or hear.
  • Occasionally required to stand; walk; use hands to operate objects, controls, or tools listed above; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and or smell.
  • Must frequently lift and/or move more than 25 pounds and up to 100 pounds.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

 Earn a Degree in Crime Scene Investigation, Forensic Science, Computer Forensics or Forensic Psychology


  • High School graduate or GED equivalent.
  • Three (3) years of general office, communications or records management experience, at least one of which is related to law enforcement or previous applicable experience.
  • Some knowledge of modern law enforcement principles, practices, procedures, techniques and equipment; Working knowledge of laboratory techniques;
  • Working knowledge of finger printing techniques and classification systems.
  • Considerable knowledge of evidence and lost/found property maintenance and disposition practices.
  • Ability to learn the applicable laws, ordinances and department rules and regulations;
  • Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing
  • Ability to follow verbal and written instructions.
  • Ability to establish & maintain effective working relationships with peers & supervisors.
Special Requirements
  • Must be 18 years or older at the time of employment.
  • Must possess, or be able to obtain by time of hire, a valid Oklahoma State driver's license without a record of suspension or revocation in any state.
  • Must be insurable with City’s insurance carrier.
  • No felony convictions or disqualifying criminal histories in the past seven (7) years.
  • Must be able to read and write the English language.
  • Must be able to pass a thorough background check including drug screen, polygraph MMPI and Chief’s interview.
  • Must be bondable.

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Posted: July 25, 2023

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