...James "Jim" Stevenson career began when he graduated from the Arizona Law Enforcement Training Academy (ALETA) in October 1989.His
career spanned all areas of law enforcement from general calls for police service, to major crime investigations, and all types of accident investigation.Mr. Stevenson was a certified Field Training Officer for nine years, providing real-world experience training to newly certified / hired police officers.His
Law Enforcement background is very extensive to say the least. Mr. Stevenson
has received hundreds of hours of specialty training.A brief summary includes; Interview and Interrogation (Reid Technique), accident investigation, advanced accident investigation, fatal accident investigation, crime scene processing / evidence gathering, court room testimony (Local, Superior (county), State, Tribal, and Federal courts), DUI / Vehicular homicide, sexual assault(s), crimes against children, Domestic Violence, child custody, violations of court orders, custodial interference, violent crimes, property crimes, laws of arrest, Fourth Amendment issues, search and seizure, illegal narcotic identification and intervention, hostage negotiation, missing persons, vernable adult crimes, animal cruelty and abuse, child abuse, crime scene photography, blood splatter identification, latent fingerprinting, DUI, white-collar crime, counterfeiting, organized crime and fraud, identity theft, liquor law, juvenile law, criminal law, traffic law, Indian Country Crimes Act, Title 18, U.S.C., diversity training, first responder, hazardous mateials response / identification / containment, weapons crimes, illegal immigration, police policy and procedure, police pursuit policies, and many more. Mr. Stevenson has served as a Field Training Coordinator, Department Training Coordinator, Police Officer, Field Training Officer, Police Corporal, Police Sergeant, Field Training Sergeant; and department training facilitator for Arizona Law Enforcement Officer Advisory Council (ALEOAC) and Arizona Peace Officer Standards (AZ POST) Advanced Officer Training courses, and continuing training courses.Mr. Stevenson is a certified instructor for the Indian Country Community Policing Consortium, and has taught classes from self defense to Community Oriented Policing and Problem-Solving.Mr. Stevenson served an extended term as the Employee Relations Officer, and was an advisor and contributor to police policy and procedure changes.
Over the course of his
law enforcement career, Mr. Stevenson
was certified to enforce local (municipal / county), State, Tribal, and Federal laws.Mr. Stevenson
received awards for Officer of the Year (two years), Officer of the Quarter
, Lifesaving, and a special recognition by M.A.D.D.
for Officer of the Year in 2000.Mr. Stevenson served three years as a police dispatcher/ 9-1-1 operator, and was certified as an Emergency Medical Dispatcher.Mr. Stevenson was also certified as a driving instructor, Defensive Driving Instructor, Traffic Survival School Instructor, and driver's license written and behind-the-wheel examination administrator. Mr. Stevenson is currently a licensed Private Investigator assigned to our headquarters in Scottsdale, Arizona.He works as a Senior Case Analyst helping people and companies with all types of investigations.Mr. Stevenson's
extensive law enforcement background and knowledge, as well as his
experience as a private investigator, allow him to create action plans for clients regarding all case types.Mr. Stevenson's
continued education and training in the private investigation field has given him increased expertise to identify your needs and create an investigative plan to generate results.