Classification Level: 20
RJ Beam – Firefighter/Police Officer
Firefighter/Police Officer RJ Beam:
PhD Public Safety Leadership
Forensic Science and Physical Fitness Program Coordinator
City Fire Marshal
Duties included fire code inspections of commercial, industrial, and residential
apartment complexes, writing citations for violations, obtaining inspection warrants, conducting fire scene cause and origin investigations and evidence collection.
Duties included those of Police officer listed below with the addition of front line supervision of police personal, ensuring proper database entries made for events on
shift, handling complaints from citizens about officer misconduct, and training of newly hired officers as a Field Training Officer (FTO).
Also: traffic patrol, investigations of crimes, evidence collection technician, crime scene photographer, arresting suspected criminals, preparing reports, obtaining warrants, member of SWAT team, testifying in court, and medical first responder for ambulance service calls.
University Wisconsin Platteville
Volunteer Fire Fighter
Duties include responding to calls for fire suppression, scene photography and
evidence collection. Certified Firefighter II and HAZMAT operations certified.
RJ Beam (Pen Name)
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