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Career Newsletter
April 2008
Featured Careers Column:
Peak performance on the oral boards

My previous articles dealt with how to achieve a high score on the written component of a promotional examination. After the written exam (the cut off score is usually 70% to go forward in the process) most cities use some form of oral examination as part of the promotional testing process.

In fact, oral tests are used more than any other evaluation instrument to "predict" the future ability of people to successfully perform the job. It's the type of test officers spend the least amount of time preparing for ... Full Story

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Featured PoliceOne Job Postings:

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Craig, AK Police Department

The Craig Police Department is accepting applications for the position of Police Officer. Applicants must have a current Alaska Police Standards Council Certificate, approved academy, or equivalent out of state certification or training enabling Alaska Certification with the 80 hour Alaska Police Standards Transition Academy.

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Chino, CA Police Department

The City of Chino is seeking high quality individuals who are interested in a law enforcement career with the Chino Police Department, a leader in the field of law enforcement. The Department serves a growing population utilizing a community-oriented policing style. Members of the Department are committed to honesty, integrity, accountability, dedication, professionalism, respect and teamwork.

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