Investigator – Office of the State’s Attorney for Baltimore City

US Government, State's Attorney


(Grant Funded)

The Office of the State’s Attorney is seeking to fill the position of Investigator.  This is a grant- funded position and is located at 120 E. Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD.

 Job description:  The Criminal Investigations Unit is responsible for all aspects of investigative support from pulling sensitive records such as criminal background histories to locating and interviewing witnesses.  The duties of this position may include, but are not limited to:

  •  Reviewing and screening felony economic criminal matters

  • Locating witnesses, experts, law enforcement witnesses
  • Interviewing a wide range of witnesses, including potentially hostile witnesses
  • Reviewing criminal background histories, crime law reports, forensic accounting reports, among other related records
  • Preparing timelines, spreadsheets, memoranda or other case briefing documents
  • Providing regular reports on investigations to prosecutors
  • Other related tasks as required

 Qualifications: Applicants must have at least five years of experience in criminal investigation.  Prior work experience in a law enforcement agency is required.  A bachelor’s degree or associate’s degree in criminal justice, forensic accounting, criminology or forensic science is preferred.   Prior forensic accounting, finance, white collar criminal justice experience is also strongly preferred.  Applicants must possess demonstrated adherence to ethical standards and sound judgment.  Applicants must have excellent oral and written communication skills, the ability to meet deadlines and work in a fast paced environment.  Selected candidates will be required to pass a criminal background check before starting employment.  

 Benefits: Benefits are associated with this position.  This a grant funded position.

Salary: $50,013 – $60,785, commensurate with experience + comprehensive benefits package.

 To Apply:  All interested persons should email resume and cover letter to  Please use “Investigator” as the subject reference of your email and in your cover letter. Documents must be in pdf or Word format. Position remains open until filled.  Please be advised that this position is grant funded.  The grant’s expiration is on September 30, 2022; however, it is anticipated, though not guaranteed, that it will be extended.

Financial Disclosure: Under Sections 7-7, 7-8, and 7-9 of the Ethics Law outlines the City officials and employees who are required to file. Each year, the Ethics Board, in collaboration with City agencies and the Department of Human Resources, identifies required filers based on the Ethics Law’s criteria.

These positions typically include:

As a general matter, the following public servants must file financial disclosure statements:

 · Officials and many non-clerical employees of City agencies and instrumentalities (§§ 7-7 and 7-8);

o “non-clerical” means any compensated public servant who is not employed solely in a secretarial, clerical, or custodial capacity. 

· Members of most City boards and commissions (§§ 7-7 and 7-8); 

· Individuals filling procurement, enforcement, and legislative liaison functions (§ 7-9);

· Individuals vacating any of these positions (§ 7-11). 

· Individuals filling a vacancy in any of these positions (§ 7-12). 

· Candidates for qualifying elected positions (§ 7-13). 

· Designees of the Mayor and of the City Council President (§ 7-14).


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