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How to act professionally; A work in progress - and proud of it

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Dear PoliceOne Member,

In this edition of the PoliceOne Career Newsletter, Joel Shults tackles just what it means for an officer to act professionally. Check it out and see if you measure up. New contributor Gavin Graham gives a story about selflessly helping others, even if that means putting yourself in harm's way.

Lastly, we have 8 tips for being a successful police family. If you or your spouse are about to join the force, make sure you note these tips well to keep everyone happy and healthy.


Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief
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Passion for the Job
What does it mean for an officer to act professionally?
By Joel Shults, PoliceOne Columnist
You probably have a policy that requires that you act professionally at all times. But what does that mean? A professional puts others at ease, and does not compete for the title of who is the smartest person in the room. Teacher, leader, learner
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A 'work in progress' and proud of it
By Gavin Graham, PoliceOne Member
I’ve been made fun of because I’ve been seen helping Highway Patrol with accidents if they are by themselves. To me, if you wear the uniform — no matter the color — of a law enforcement officer, and you are in need while I am around, you won't ever be without help.
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8 tips for being a successful police family
By PoliceOne Staff
The wife of a recently appointed police officer turned to Quora for advice on what to expect now that her husband has joined the law enforcement world. The forum flooded with credited responses and advice. Have an off-duty carry plan
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