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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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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
May 16, 2013
P1 First Person: Are police-community relations DRT? (part two) PoliceOne Special Contributors - P1 First Person

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

By Pat Welsh PoliceOne Member In Danger, Duty and Disillusion: The Worldview of L.A. Police Officers... - Full Story
May 15, 2013
Is 'pension spiking' milking taxpayers or smart personal finances? Val Van Brocklin - Cop Gumbo

Is 'pension spiking' milking taxpayers or smart personal finances?

Cashing in unused sick leave, payment in lieu of vacation, and/or payment for any fringe benefit to “spike” one’s final compensation is causing a certain amount of public outcry - Full Story
May 13, 2013
A poem for Police Week: Messages from a fallen officer Lt. Dan Marcou - Blue Knights

A poem for Police Week: Messages from a fallen officer

This poem is dedicated to the memory of our fallen brothers and sisters - Full Story
May 09, 2013
Honoring the brotherhood of specialized police agencies Matt Stiehm - Campus Safety

Honoring the brotherhood of specialized police agencies

It is important to understand that anyone who pins on the badge, straps on a gun, and enforces the law with statutory authority is a law enforcement officer - Full Story
May 09, 2013
Learning from the case of Marine veteran James Brower Lance Eldridge - All Law Enforcement is Local

Learning from the case of Marine veteran James Brower

The NYPD has been, on the whole, a generous veteran employer - Full Story
May 09, 2013
PTSD and police: Hiring and retaining war veterans in our ranks Lance Eldridge - All Law Enforcement is Local

PTSD and police: Hiring and retaining war veterans in our ranks

Ensure that your PD doesn’t fall prey to sensationalist and politicized reporting on PTSD by anti-war media, which otherwise may influence hiring decisions in risk-averse departments - Full Story
May 09, 2013
P1 First Person: The 5 Powers of the FTO PoliceOne Special Contributors - P1 First Person

P1 First Person: The 5 Powers of the FTO

By Shawn Hill PoliceOne Member In understanding police management theory, it is necessary to define several... - Full Story
May 08, 2013
Embracing the Suck: How to make the best of bad situations Brian Willis - If I Knew Then...

Embracing the Suck: How to make the best of bad situations

Embracing the Suck puts you in control of your thoughts, your responses and your life - Full Story
May 02, 2013
P1 First Person: Are police-community relations DRT? (part one) PoliceOne Special Contributors - P1 First Person

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

By Pat Welsh PoliceOne Member Virtually every police officer in America joined the ranks of law enforcement... - Full Story



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