Home  >  Topics  >  Police Jobs and Careers  > News > Page 65
Police Jobs and Careers

Police Jobs and Careers

The Police Careers and Advancement topic page offers expert advice for officers to follow that can enable a steady rise through the ranks. From the day they enter the academy to the day they “pull the pin” the path is strewn with career-killing pitfalls, so visit this page often for a freshly updated roadmap to success.
Main News Columns Videos Photos
February 22, 2011

Gangster rapper who claimed brutality joins department he once sued

Roberto Acevedo Jr. (aka Young Reek) now patrols the streets he once rapped about for the department he once sued - Full Story
February 21, 2011

Law enforcement union members 'at each other's throats' over Wis. budget plan

Gov. Scott Walker exempted the State Patrol and its inspectors from the bill, but UW and Capitol police, among others in the WLEA, would lose their collective bargaining rights if the budget repair bill passes - Full Story
February 17, 2011

Battle heats up over Wis. budget; LEO unions 'exempt'?

By Mary Spicuzza and Clay Barbour Wisconsin State JournalMADISON, Wis. — Republican lawmakers were... - Full Story
February 17, 2011

Calif. city warns of 349 officer layoff

It would slash close to a quarter of San Jose's public safety employees - Full Story
February 15, 2011

Wis. public safety employees 'exempt' from proposed union restrictions?

By Dean Mosiman Wisconsin State JournalMadison Mayor Dave Cieslewicz is considering calling an emergency... - Full Story
February 10, 2011

NY cops, firefighters fight for $12,000 payment

Mayor wants to halt annual payments given to retired cops and firefighters on top of their regular pensions - Full Story
February 07, 2011

Beloved veteran Calif. chief steps aside

"I do not plan to just sit back there and raise vegetables and horses," he said. "I plan on getting involved" - Full Story
January 20, 2011

Court: Fla. cop didn't have to quit police job to run for mayor

A state appeals court rejected an earlier ruling that favored city officials who insisted that Marion Lewis had to resign from the Tampa Police Department to run for mayor in 2007 - Full Story
January 20, 2011

A rookie's guide to becoming a top cop

It is imperative that you understand the dynamics operating within your community as well as the dynamics at your agency - Full Story
January 19, 2011
A wrenching day for laid-off NJ police

A wrenching day for laid-off NJ police

"When a doctor is laid off, he's still a doctor" said one cop. An officer loses the ability to identify himself as such - Full Story

PoliceOne Offers

Sponsored by

Sign up for FREE eNewsletters

Enter your email address below:

Connect with PoliceOne

Mobile Apps Facebook Twitter Google

Police Jobs and Careers Columnists

Law Enforcement Firearms Law Enforcement Firearms
with Richard Fairburn
Past the Uniform Past the Uniform
with Marty Katz