O'Donnell, CAMS, CFE
Jennifer joined the Saint Paul Police Department in 1995. She currently serves as a Sergeant with the Saint Paul Police Department Criminal Proceeds Unit (CPU). Jennifer is also a Task Force Officer with the United States Secret Service (USSS) and a member of the Minnesota Financial Crimes Task Force.
Jennifer was instrumental in building the department’s CPU and currently oversees the unit’s day to day operations while supervising assigned staff. The CPU is responsible for conducting financial investigations involving money laundering as it relates to narcotics distribution, human trafficking, identity theft, wire fraud, bank fraud and many other federal and state statutes.
Sergeant O’Donnell has a Bachelor of Science degree in Sociology from the University of Minnesota and an Accounting Certificate from St. Mary’s University. She is also a graduate of Northwestern University School of Police Staff and Command. She is a Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist (CAMS) and Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE).