Crime Analyst – Colton

Crime Analyst

The City of Colton is searching for a highly motivated, reliable, and skilled individual to join the Colton Police Department for the newly created position of Crime Analyst! This position will play a vital role in successfully providing analytical assistance to the department relating to crime trends and “hot spots”.  The position will be open until filled so apply ASAP.

Under general supervision, is assigned to perform analytical support, research and data collection in support of community policing and crime prevention; perform crime analysis of data collected; directs the collection and analysis of crime data, provides technical support for the operation of various computer systems, including software programs specific to the police department; and perform other related duties as assigned.
The Crime Analyst is a journey level, non-sworn position class responsible for crime prevention, maintaining up-to-date statistics related to crime trends, “hot spots” for the overall effort to improve processes in preventing and reducing crime, and assisting with investigations. 

About Employer

The City of Colton

City of Colton is a government administration company.

The City of Colton operates under a council-manager form of government. In this system, the city council is responsible for making policy decisions and passing ordinances, while the city manager is responsible for implementing those policies and managing the day-to-day operations of the city.