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- 1) Supervises and coordinates activities of personnel assigned to police precinct station: Assumes responsibility for safekeeping of money and valuables taken from prisoners, lost or stolen articles, and property held as evidence.
- 2) Supervises work of POLICE OFFICER II or POLICE OFFICER I who search suspects.
- 3) Supervises TELEPHONE OPERATOR engaged in sending and receiving police communication by telephone and radio systems.
- 4) Receives notification and informs commanding officer of calls and orders received over police communication systems.
- 5) Records information, such as name of arresting officer and prisoner's name, address, and charge, to complete precinct activity reports for commanding officer.
- 6) Commands subordinate officers and subordinate personnel on assigned duty and assumes responsibility for efficiency and discipline of workers under command.
- 7) Assumes command of station house in absence of commanding officer.
- 8) May make inspection tour of police beats in precinct area.
- 9) May be designated according to rank as Desk Captain; Desk Lieutenant; Desk Sergeant.
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Job Number: 2820