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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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August 12, 2013
Police militarization and the Ethical Warrior Jack E. Hoban & Bruce J. Gourlie - The Ethical Warrior

Police militarization and the Ethical Warrior

The public has nothing to fear from well-trained tactical teams made up of motivated Ethical Warriors - Full Story
August 08, 2013
How not to be 'Officer Schmuck' Chief Joel F. Shults, Ed.D. - Passion for the Job

How not to be 'Officer Schmuck'

I want to stand in the shadow of your greatness, not under the dark cloud of your skillful sloth - Full Story
August 08, 2013
In a tough job, humor gets us through Andrew Hawkes - Highway Drug Interdiction

In a tough job, humor gets us through

Comic relief is the best form of relieving the stress of this job - Full Story
August 07, 2013
Forget Facebook: Be a real-world friend Brian Willis - If I Knew Then...

Forget Facebook: Be a real-world friend

“Worry not that no one knows of you. Seek to be worth knowing.” — Confucius - Full Story
August 02, 2013
Zimmerman/Martin case: Exclusive interview with former Sanford police chief and captain Karen L. Bune - Criminals, Victims, and Cops

Zimmerman/Martin case: Exclusive interview with former Sanford police chief and captain

The death of Trayvon Martin was an avoidable tragedy, and some of the things that happened following the incident are also avoidable if we heed to the lessons learned by two of Sanford’s top cops - Full Story
July 24, 2013
Disobeying the brass for the 'right' reasons Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

Disobeying the brass for the 'right' reasons

When faced with a conflict between agency policy and personal convictions, do you decide to be "righteous" rather than "right?" - Full Story
July 22, 2013
6 common gang legal defense tactics (and how to beat them) Nick Perna - Gang Investigations

6 common gang legal defense tactics (and how to beat them)

In my experience the defense generally attacks expert gang testimony during two phases - Full Story
July 18, 2013
P1 First Person: What do K-9 training and parenting have to do with leadership? PoliceOne Special Contributors - P1 First Person

P1 First Person: What do K-9 training and parenting have to do with leadership?

By Timothy Albright PoliceOne Member In the mid-90s I became involved in police canine training. I came... - Full Story
July 17, 2013
How to create 'fierce followers' in law enforcement Val Van Brocklin - Cop Gumbo

How to create 'fierce followers' in law enforcement

With agencies being asked to do more with less — or everything with nothing — developing, nurturing and mining fierce followers is more critical than ever - Full Story
July 15, 2013
Solo officer risks and other truths about active shooter responses Force Science Institute - Destroying Myths & Discovering Cold Facts

Solo officer risks and other truths about active shooter responses

Although total numbers are small, an analysis of active shooter events for the first time has estimated... - Full Story



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