Date Open: Immediately
Date Closed: Open until filled
Title: Sexual Assault Kit Initiative (SAKI) Investigative Officer/Agent
Salary Range: Commensurate with experience and qualifications
Location: Oklahoma City, OK
The Oklahoma Office of the Attorney General is currently seeking a full-time Investigative Officer/Agent for the Sexual Assault Kit Initiative (SAKI) in our Victim Services Unit.
The position is funded by the SAKI Grant awarded to the OAG. The SAKI Investigator will be the project coordinator of the SAKI grant working directly with the SAKI Resource Prosecutor and the SAKI Victim Advocate. The investigator will attend the Sexual Assault Forensic Evidence Task Force meetings, along with the OSBI prioritize and submit the sexual assault kits (SAKs) to the outsourced forensic laboratory, receive the data from the forensic lab, assist in the initiation of the investigation for new cold cases and work directly with the SAKI Resource Prosecutor and the applicable law enforcement agencies/District Attorney’s offices on re-opening the cases. The investigator will coordinate with local law enforcement officers and District Attorney Investigators to assist in the preparation of cases for prosecution, preparation of arrest affidavits and search warrants, provide professional testimony during trials, and other duties as assigned. The SAKI investigator will also coordinate with the SAKI Victim Advocate to develop outreach in order to re-engage the victim into the criminal justice system.
Candidates must be a CLEET certified peace officer with a minimum of five (5) years’ experience in a variety of investigative fields, including investigations, search warrant preparation, interview and interrogation techniques, and courtroom testimony. Applicant must be able to work well with others as this position will involve networking with other agencies and community partners across the state. The applicant should have good written and verbal communication skills. Applicant should have good computer skills and familiarity with current software programs being used by agencies, good organizational skills. The applicant should have the ability to work unsupervised and a good work attendance record. The applicant should have a demonstrated proficiency in crime analysis. The applicant should demonstrate good work performance and contributions towards the goals and objectives of the OAG and the SAKI grant initiative. Preference will be given to officers with specific experience investigating sexual assault crimes and knowledge of the CODIS and ViCAP systems. All applicants must agree in writing to complete, and satisfactorily pass, a thorough background investigation by the Office of Attorney General.
All applicants must agree in writing to complete, and satisfactorily pass, a thorough background investigation by the Office of the Attorney General and a full security clearance by the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation.
The Oklahoma Office of Attorney General is an equal employment employer. All individuals are welcome to seek employment with the Oklahoma Office of Attorney General regardless of race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, color, age, national origin, genetic information, religion, or disability, so long as the disability does not render the person unable to perform the essential functions of the position for which employed with or without a reasonable accommodation. All employees of the Oklahoma Office of Attorney General are “at will” employees.
How to apply:
Please send resume to [email protected] and indicate which particular position you are applying for in the subject line of the email.