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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 12/08/22

Applications Due12/18/22

Vacancy ID118243

AgencyCriminal Justice Services, Division of

TitleCrime Analysis Center Director

Occupational CategoryAdministrative or General Management

Salary GradeNS

Bargaining UnitM/C - Management / Confidential (Unrepresented)

Salary RangeFrom $100000 to $105000 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Exempt Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 9 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Onondaga

Street Address Central New York Crime Analysis Center

511 South State St.

City Syracuse


Zip Code13202

Minimum Qualifications Minimum Qualifications: A Bachelor’s degree and fifteen years of police officer experience in a state or local police organization which is in the geographic area where the crime analysis center is located. At least four years of this experience must have been at the senior management level and two years of experience in the field of crime analysis are required.

Preferred Qualifications: A Master’s Degree in a related field is preferred. The preferred candidate will hold a Master’s Degree and have excellent working relationships with senior officials from the law enforcement agencies in the region where the crime analysis center is located. The incumbent should also have a strong working knowledge of evidence-based and data driven policing strategies, to include signature DCJS programs such as GIVE (Gun Involved Violence Elimination) and SNUG program.

Duties Description Reporting directly to the Deputy Commissioner for the Office of Public Safety at the Division of Criminal Justice Services, the incumbent will be responsible for not only managing the physical space of the Central New York Crime Analysis Center but will also be responsible for the direction and oversight of all Center operations, including real time crime support and overall management of day-to-day activities of the multi-agency staff. Crime Analysis Centers serve as a main hub of technology by providing a comprehensive information-sharing network and other technologically advanced resources in support of crime fighting at the local level. The DCJS-supported Crime Analysis Centers are multi-jurisdictional units that provide in-depth data analysis to gain a comprehensive picture of the criminal environment within the centers’ geographic areas of responsibility, enhance real-time crime-fighting capacity, support informed decision-making, and promote crime prevention and safe communities. The Director will be responsible for the following duties:

Maximizes all information and intelligence-sharing opportunities by enlisting the participation of various law enforcement and criminal justice agencies.

Manages the participation of designated agency representatives within the respective Crime Analysis Center.

In consultation with the Crime Analysis Center Board of Directors, determines short and long-term priorities.

Oversees the day-to-day tasking of assigned personnel consistent with identified priorities, ensuring a division of labor among assigned personnel.

Maintains regular communication and consultation with members of the Crime Analysis Center Board of Directors and other executives from all participating local, State and federal partners.

Solicits and encourages additional participation with the Crime Analysis Center through outreach to new agencies.

Assists with the development of Memorandums of Understanding to confirm agreements and establish parameters.

Coordinates with the DCJS Technology and Training Coordinator to identify existing training needs related to crime analysis and personnel development.

Coordinates with the DCJS Technology and Training Coordinator and Crime Analysis Center Program Manager to determine and evaluate software tools that would enhance the analysis function.

Convenes quarterly meetings of the Crime Analysis Center Board of Directors to discuss current operations, policy, personnel, and other matters as necessary.

Provides the Board with information and guidance where appropriate and implement all policies as determined by the Board.

Audits the activity of all assigned staff to ensure compliance with identified use and dissemination standards for law enforcement data and systems.

Ensures Crime Analysis Center operations are in compliance with all standards, regulations, laws, and professional practices.

Coordinates with the Crime Analysis Center Program Manager to identify and procure the appropriate technology, equipment, supplies and other inventory in conformance with the established budget.

Maintains liaison with third-party research or academic institutions that employ analysts in the respective Crime Analysis Center.

Oversees the hiring process to ensure highly qualified candidates are hired.

Maintains liaison with local partners regarding DCJS programs and services (e.g. GIVE, SNUG). Occasional Travel required

Additional Comments Candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. DCJS is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to workplace diversity, equity, and inclusion.

REASONABLE ACCOMMODATION: The NYS Division of Criminal Justice Services provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, please notify the Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Unit at or (518) 485-1704.

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Name Mike Rockwell

Telephone 518-457-5569


Email Address


Street Alfred E. Smith Building

80 South Swan St.

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12210


Notes on ApplyingWhen applying, please clearly define how you meet all of the minimum qualifications and reference vacancy number #118243 in your cover letter. Please e-mail to:

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