Criminal Investigators and Special Agents
Investigate alleged or suspected criminal violations of Federal, state, or local laws to determine if evidence is sufficient to recommend prosecution.
* Stress Tolerance
* Self Control
* Attention to Detail
* Concern for Others
* Identify case issues and evidence needed, based on analysis of charges, complaints, or allegations of law violations.
* Prepare reports that detail investigation findings.
* Obtain and verify evidence by interviewing and observing suspects and witnesses or by analyzing records.
Sample Job Titles
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