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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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June 14, 2013
Officer needs assistance: Backup has arrived Olivia Johnson - Peer Support

Officer needs assistance: Backup has arrived

Officers must be discrete when assisting a fellow officer in need, but must also be careful not to strip the officer of their entire identity - Full Story
June 13, 2013
What's your best advice for an aspiring cop? P1 Community - The Question

What's your best advice for an aspiring cop?

We asked our Facebook fans what advice they would give to a graduating high school student who told them... - Full Story
June 13, 2013
P1 First Person: Tips from a rookie (part one) PoliceOne Special Contributors - P1 First Person

P1 First Person: Tips from a rookie (part one)

By Joseph Hood PoliceOne Member A few months ago, while sitting on my porch and indulging in a post-shift... - Full Story
June 13, 2013
Why are cops so easy to hate? Chief Joel F. Shults, Ed.D. - Passion for the Job

Why are cops so easy to hate?

Police hate is not just a public relations problem — it’s a survival problem - Full Story
May 30, 2013
P1 First Person: Are police-community relations DRT? (part three) PoliceOne Special Contributors - P1 First Person

P1 First Person: Are police-community relations DRT? (part three)

By Pat Welsh PoliceOne Member The Dayton Police Department (Ohio) faced this very dilemma in 2011 when... - Full Story
May 28, 2013
Everyone lies: Building a rapport with your suspect John Bowden - On Language, Communication, and Leadership

Everyone lies: Building a rapport with your suspect

Once you’ve established the definition of a lie and the psychological set, ask the subject a question such as ‘Have you ever lied to your children to make them behave?’ - Full Story
May 28, 2013
4 tips for success in providing expert gang testimony Nick Perna - Gang Investigations

4 tips for success in providing expert gang testimony

Good solid gang testimony at the end of a case can be the “final flurry” needed to get a conviction. - Full Story
May 21, 2013
Designing a predictive policing system Tim Dees - Police Tech & Gear

Designing a predictive policing system

The best models result when every member of the agency is involved in the analytical design - Full Story
May 17, 2013
Standing in the sewer: Going above and beyond PoliceOne Special Contributors - P1 First Person

Standing in the sewer: Going above and beyond

Empathetic police work is doing a job that values justice and doesn’t make excuses for criminal behavior but doesn’t forget that we’re all human and deserving of clemency when appropriate - Full Story
May 16, 2013
2 female LEOs talk about the benefits of online education Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

2 female LEOs talk about the benefits of online education

I recently asked two female law enforcers — Lieutenant Barbara Barrist and Lieutenant Debbie Ingram how — they manage to balance their police career and educational endeavors - Full Story



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