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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.
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December 05, 2013

With fewer qualified recruits, LAPD sees decline in ranks

Officials say budget cuts have slashed the advertising used to draw recruits while other departments are luring top talent with higher salaries than the LAPD offers - Full Story
December 02, 2013
Lawyer: Cops charged in man's death didn't use enough force

Lawyer: Cops charged in man's death didn't use enough force

The officers were forced to call for backup because they could not subdue an out-of-control Thomas, the lawyer argued - Full Story
December 02, 2013

Current cop, retired cop, and aspiring cop rescue man from disaster

The three men didn't know each other but had one thing in common - Full Story
November 22, 2013
US Park police chief announces retirement

US Park police chief announces retirement

Teresa Chambers said she plans to step aside Dec. 5, her 35th anniversary as a sworn police officer - Full Story
November 18, 2013

Minn. police hold first ever job fair seeking cadets

The department anticipates more than 30 officers could be retiring next year - Full Story
November 15, 2013

Ala. cop caught drag racing gets job back

Montgomery Police Chief Kevin Murphy has reinstated the officer, crediting his willingness to be held accountable for his actions - Full Story
November 14, 2013

Probe: Academy recruits broke exam rule, didn't cheat

A Washington State Patrol investigation found that recruits shared study guides between classes - Full Story
November 13, 2013

Video of Ala. cop drag racing forces him to resign

The civilian who prompted the cop to race posted the video to YouTube where it quickly got attention - Full Story
November 08, 2013
Newtown officer out since shooting in danger of losing job

Newtown officer out since shooting in danger of losing job

Thomas Bean, a 12-year veteran, has been notified that he could be fired - Full Story
November 07, 2013

Proposed NY budget includes 4 officer layoffs

There are fewer proposed police layoffs than fire layoffs because the Police Department has been more forthcoming with savings ideas - Full Story



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