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Police Jobs and Careers

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 18, 2011
The reserve officer's role in law enforcement Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

The reserve officer's role in law enforcement

Maligned by some cops, warmly welcomed by others, reserve police officers are ‘extreme volunteers’ whose contributions to their communities are becoming increasingly visible - Full Story
August 18, 2011
Helping your fellow cop... with words Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

Helping your fellow cop... with words

Offering a correction to an officer’s tactical effectiveness can be life-saving - Full Story
August 15, 2011
Are you an expert K-9 handler? Jerry Bradshaw - Police K9 Training & Operations

Are you an expert K-9 handler?

According to new research from work performance guru Tony Schwartz and the Harvard Business Review, no, you’re not (and not by a long shot) - Full Story
August 04, 2011
NLEOMF mid-year officer fatality report: The good, the bad, and the infuriating Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

NLEOMF mid-year officer fatality report: The good, the bad, and the infuriating

Traffic- and firearms-related fatalities accounted for 77 percent of all law enforcement fatalities in the first half of 2011 - Full Story
July 29, 2011
Patrolling interstate highways: Your agency 'culture' Andrew Hawkes - Highway Drug Interdiction

Patrolling interstate highways: Your agency 'culture'

Some states have regulations in place that regulate which type of law enforcement agencies can or cannot work traffic on interstates - Full Story
July 28, 2011
Police warriors: Servants of the peace Marty Katz - Past the Uniform

Police warriors: Servants of the peace

Record numbers of law enforcement officers are being killed and in order to survive, a certain mindset must be maintained - Full Story
July 27, 2011
The police family: Mission accomplished in Joplin Travis Yates - Police Driving:
Safety Behind the Wheel

The police family: Mission accomplished in Joplin

The Missouri Law Enforcement Funeral Assistance Team and Ten-Four Ministries combine efforts with PoliceOne to raise funds for the officers in the Joplin area who lost their homes or sustained major damage - Full Story
July 21, 2011
Advising youth on a career in law enforcement Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

Advising youth on a career in law enforcement

What would you tell a young person who asked you, "I think I want to become a cop. Is it a good career choice?" - Full Story
July 21, 2011
P1 First Person: Your hidden talents PoliceOne Special Contributors - P1 First Person

P1 First Person: Your hidden talents

By Gary Neece Tulsa (Okla.) Police Department PoliceOne Member I am a lawyer, marriage counselor, marksman,... - Full Story
July 07, 2011
P1 First Person: The 'we' model of community policing PoliceOne Special Contributors - P1 First Person

P1 First Person: The 'we' model of community policing

By Lt. Tom Wetzel PoliceOne Member The current debate over collective bargaining and public servants... - Full Story



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