Felicia Burba

Police Department
Title: Community Resource Officer
Phone: (502) 267-0503
20190102 Burba

Career Highlights
  • 2015 Completed Phase I and II Hostage Negotiation training with PATC
  • 2014 Completed the FBI course on Hostage Negotiations at Louisville Metro Training Academy
  • 2012 Awarded the Medal of Valor 
  • 2011 Awarded a Letter of Commendation 
  • 2010 Became the Lead Advisor and founding member of the Jeffersontown Police Explorer Post
  • 2007 Awarded the Medal of Honor
  • 2005 Completed an 8 month Spanish for law enforcement and 5 week immersion in Morelia, Mexico
  • 2004 Founding member of the department’s first Honor Guard unit
  • 2004 Certified Crisis Intervention Officer
Previous Experience:
  • University of Louisville Police Department
  • 1992-1996 Telecommunicator/Police Dispatcher/TAC, 1996-2000 Police Officer
  • September 2000- current, Police Officer, Jeffersontown Police Department
  • Political Science major with 100+ hours
  • United States Coast Guard reserve 1991-2002, Petty Officer Third Class. Performed commercial marine traffic regulation, small boat operations, and marine safety/security of inner waterways
Officer Burba came to the Jeffersontown Police department in September 2000 with over four years of patrol, and four years of telecommunicator experience with the University of Louisville Police Department. While working for the university, she was certified as a Bicycle Patrol Officer which allowed her to couple enforcement activities with a community oriented approach. In her tenure at the Jeffersontown Police Department, she has been assigned to the patrol division on both the first, and second platoons. Additionally, she participated in three separate rotations with the Criminal Investigation Division. Officer Burba is one of the founding members of the department Honor Guard unit.

Officer Burba is currently assigned as the Community Resource Officer. Her duties include the DARE program, recruitment, Blockwatch Program, Alarm Citations, and Crime Prevention/Newsletter.

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