Supervisory Investigator, Commission on Police Practices

Website City of San Diego Commission on Police Practices

The City of San Diego is seeking a Supervising Investigator for the Commission on Police Practices.

Salary: $125,000 to $134,000 DOQ
Application deadline: Monday, September 19, 2022.
The Supervising Investigator will supervise the day-to-day operations of the investigators in the Office of the Commission on Police Practices and oversee the investigators’ work product, review evidence collection and procedures, administer investigative techniques, and manage the most complex, sensitive, and difficult investigations.

The Supervising Investigator will coordinate the work of the investigators, prepare work performance evaluations, train new investigators, provide on-going training of staff, and participate in the hiring and discipline of investigators with the Executive Director.

The Supervising Investigator will also prioritize and assign investigations and related tasks; monitor cases assigned to the investigators to ensure that investigations are timely and in compliance with established procedures; and review assignments and completed cases for accuracy, thoroughness, and appropriateness of conclusions.

Candidates are required to have a bachelor’s degree with a major in criminal justice, law enforcement, administration of justice, political science, criminology, or a comparable field of study from an accredited college/university. Additionally, they should have five(5) years conducting civil, criminal, or factual investigations that involve gathering, analyzing and evaluating evidence, conducting interviews with friendly and adverse witnesses and documenting information in written form, including at least three (3) years of progressively responsible managerial and/or supervisory experience.

To view additional qualifications and submit your resume (reflecting years and months of employment including beginning/ending dates), cover letter, and a list of six work-related references (two supervisors, two direct reports, and two colleagues) please go to:

For information about this position, please contact:

David Niemeyer
CPS HR Consulting
(916) 471-3366

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