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Supervisory Criminal Investigator Resident Agent In Charge

  • Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives
  • Austin, TX
  • 5 days ago

We partner with communities, industries, law enforcement, and public safety agencies to safeguard the public through information sharing, training, research, & technology....

Latent Print/Crime Scene Technician - Part Time

  • City of Waco
  • Waco, TX
  • 45+ days ago

Required: Associate's Degree in Criminal Justice, Forensic Science, or a related field. OR an equivalent combination of education and experience....

Crime Scene Investigator

  • City of Midland
  • Midland, TX
  • 45+ days ago

and criminal justice system principles Skill in communicating clearly and concisely, both oral and written Skill to plan, organize, and manage time effectively Works independently in the absence of...

1123 - Criminal Investigator

  • Polk County (TX)
  • Livingston, TX
  • 90+ days ago

Knowledge of: law enforcement administration, criminal and civil law, investigation and crime prevention methods and techniques, rules of evidence, laws governing custody of persons, general business...

Senior Detective University Police

  • The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
  • Houston, TX
  • 90+ days ago

activities and functions of the police department and crime prevention methods....

Latent Print / Crime Scene Technician

  • City of Waco
  • Waco, TX
  • 90+ days ago

Required: Associate's Degree in Criminal Justice, Forensic Science, or a related field....

Demographic Data for Texas

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Detective Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Bestsellers: Detective Fiction
This course focuses on works that caught the popular imagination in the past or present. It emphasizes texts that are related by genre, theme or style. The books studied in this course vary from...

Preventative & Detective Measures

Seven videos reintroduce you to the details of preventative and detective measures on a system. Beginning with log management, the course covers egress monitoring, configuration management,...

Writing a Detective Novel

Author Charlie Becerra, awarded honorable mention at the 2020 Premio Nacional de Literatura de Peru for his novel Solo vine para que ella me mate , has devoted his career to mastering the art...

Salary for Detective Jobs in Texas

Estimated salary range based on data from US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) and iHireLawEnforcement research efforts.

Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Detective positions

  • US Customs and Border Protection
  • Management & Training Corporation
  • Texas Department of Criminal Justice
  • Houston Methodist
  • Tarrant County
  • County of Bexar
  • St Edwards University
  • The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
  • City of Frisco
  • City of Waco

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Detective positions.

Highest Education Level

Detectives in Texas offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (43.2%)
  • Master's Degree (17.7%)
  • Associate's Degree (12.2%)
  • High School or GED (11.7%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (9.1%)
  • Some College (3.1%)
  • Doctorate Degree (2.6%)
  • Some High School (0.4%)

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