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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.
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October 17, 2013
Terrorism dry runs: They can happen anywhere, anytime Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

Terrorism dry runs: They can happen anywhere, anytime

The activities aboard US Airways Flight 1880 from Washington Reagan National to Orlando International on September 2, 2013 should serve as a wake-up call for all of us - Full Story
October 11, 2013
How I almost Nancy Fatura - Unleashing Your Inner Warrior

How I almost "smoked a poodle" and learned about trusting my gut

Instinct serves you well, but what it tells you can change over time - Full Story
October 10, 2013
What does it mean for an officer to act professionally? Chief Joel F. Shults, Ed.D. - Passion for the Job

What does it mean for an officer to act professionally?

A professional puts others at ease, and does not compete for the title of who is the smartest person in the room - Full Story
October 10, 2013
A 'work in progress' and proud of it PoliceOne Special Contributors - P1 First Person

A 'work in progress' and proud of it

I might not be the perfect rookie, but I won’t ever leave you stranded - Full Story
October 10, 2013
8 tips for being a successful police family P1 Community - The Question

8 tips for being a successful police family

The wife of a recently appointed police officer turned to Quora for advice on what to expect now that... - Full Story
October 09, 2013
How the 'Make it Safe' initiative is helping cops Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

How the 'Make it Safe' initiative is helping cops

Make it Safe is an effort to reduce the number of officer suicides by making it easier for officers to ask for help and by increasing the general level of mental wellness - Full Story
October 07, 2013
Tactical suicide vs. loitering: Risk a lot to save a lot Richard Fairburn - Law Enforcement Firearms

Tactical suicide vs. loitering: Risk a lot to save a lot

In the case of an active killer loose in a populated venue, one must risk a lot to save a lot - Full Story
October 03, 2013
Operation Switch: Setting up the sting PoliceOne Special Contributors - P1 First Person

Operation Switch: Setting up the sting

Inside the first long-term undercover operation in the United States — part one of a four-part series - Full Story
October 02, 2013
Should police hiring requirements be standardized? Andrew Hawkes - Highway Drug Interdiction

Should police hiring requirements be standardized?

We may need to standardize the law enforcement profession before John Q. Citizen does it for us - Full Story
September 25, 2013
Atheists in foxholes: Is faith essential to police work? Chief Joel F. Shults, Ed.D. - Passion for the Job

Atheists in foxholes: Is faith essential to police work?

Studies have shown that perception affects behavior, we are essentially wired for faith - Full Story



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