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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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April 21, 2011
Becoming a learning organization Sgt. Joe Binns - Recruiting the 21st Century Police Officer

Becoming a learning organization

What is a learning organization and why should the criminal justice community care? The National Institute... - Full Story
April 20, 2011
Hunting for Heroes: Serving disabled law officers Chief Joel F. Shults, Ed.D. - Passion for the Job

Hunting for Heroes: Serving disabled law officers

An organization called Hunting for Heroes, now in its second year of operation, is raising money through 'red meat' efforts like hunting tournaments and outdoor activities - Full Story
April 13, 2011
Motivated to learn, train, and pass the torch Betsy Brantner Smith - Survival Insights

Motivated to learn, train, and pass the torch

The International Law Enforcement Educators and Trainers Association’s annual conference is one of the best tools to help a new or an in-service police trainer take their career to the next level - Full Story
April 13, 2011
How to avoid criminal charges by planning ahead Dave Grossi - Tactics & Training

How to avoid criminal charges by planning ahead

Part 2: It’s not enough anymore that you be right in your force applications — you also have to be able to explain why you were right - Full Story
April 08, 2011
10 years after 9/11: Cops follow the money in the fight against terrorists Terrence P. Dwyer, Esq. - Police Liability and Litigation

10 years after 9/11: Cops follow the money in the fight against terrorists

In their latest book, On the Trail of Terror Finance: What Law Enforcement and Intelligence Officers Need to Know, co-authors John Cassara and Avi Jorisch discuss how to uncover terrorists’ money laundering fronts - Full Story
April 06, 2011
Ethical dilemmas cops face daily Sgt. Steve "Pappy" Papenfuhs - Training to Think

Ethical dilemmas cops face daily

The impact of human factors upon individual performance must coincide with timely and fair discipline — both in a positive and a negative sense - Full Story
April 04, 2011
Everyday Heroes: Fire and ice in Amherst (Mass.) Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

Everyday Heroes: Fire and ice in Amherst (Mass.)

PoliceOne talks with Officer David Rhoades of Amherst PD about his outstanding work to help citizens and fellow officers stay alive and healthy - Full Story
April 04, 2011
Everyday Heroes: PoliceOne goes beyond the headlines Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

Everyday Heroes: PoliceOne goes beyond the headlines

In late December 2010, two Amherst (Mass.) police officers saved the life of an 83-year-old man who had... - Full Story
April 04, 2011
10 years after 9/11: The decade of maritime law enforcement since 9/11 Tom Burrell - Patrolling the Waterways

10 years after 9/11: The decade of maritime law enforcement since 9/11

April showers bring May flowers, or so we’re told. The calendar says, “It’s spring!”... - Full Story
March 31, 2011
7 winning techniques for independent learning Dr. Larry F. Jetmore - Career Advancement

7 winning techniques for independent learning

Becaming a specialist in any field not only can make you extremely valuable within the police organization, but can set you up for life after pulling the pin - Full Story



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