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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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March 31, 2011
Balancing a police career and happy home life Andrew Hawkes - Highway Drug Interdiction

Balancing a police career and happy home life

It may say 'Officer' or 'Deputy' on your business card, but you have many other titles in your life that demand your dedication and devotion - Full Story
March 25, 2011
How to be an arrogant cop Chief Joel F. Shults, Ed.D. - Passion for the Job

How to be an arrogant cop

Arrogance is a poor substitute for confidence — arrogance appears where confidence is lacking - Full Story
March 25, 2011
TDY: A Border Patrol Agent's life on the road Thane Gallagher - Patrolling the Border

TDY: A Border Patrol Agent's life on the road

When you’re a ‘loaner’ you can be on urban streets surrounded by millions on one day and the next day be deep in a canyon outnumbered 10-to-1 by rattlesnakes - Full Story
March 24, 2011
P1 First Person: England's new police hiring policy is 'freeze and free' PoliceOne Special Contributors - P1 First Person

P1 First Person: England's new police hiring policy is 'freeze and free'

By W. Hock Hochheim I have had the distinct honor and pleasure of teaching the police of the United... - Full Story
March 23, 2011
SC departments partner on UAVs Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

SC departments partner on UAVs

The Richland County Sheriff’s Department and the Columbia Police Department have launched the 'Aerial Intelligence and Response' program for surveillance, search and rescue, and SWAT operations - Full Story
March 23, 2011
Reflections on the career of a cop Duane Wolfe - The Warrior's Path

Reflections on the career of a cop

Climbing our mountain, we warriors sometimes ascend in groups, and at others, set off alone on a singular path toward the peaks - Full Story
March 18, 2011
Are you ready to retire? Dave Smith - The Winning Mind

Are you ready to retire?

Make your friends still on the job at your old agency envy your life — don’t sit around and envy them - Full Story
March 17, 2011
P1 First Person: The dilemma with 'open carry' advocates PoliceOne Special Contributors - P1 First Person

P1 First Person: The dilemma with 'open carry' advocates

By Ken Hardesty San Jose (Calif.) Police DepartmentDue in large part to the political climate and challenges... - Full Story
March 16, 2011
A disturbing trend: Criminal charges against cops Dave Grossi - Tactics & Training

A disturbing trend: Criminal charges against cops

Part 1: A cop is far more likely to be sued than shot — the prospect of a cop facing criminal charges for simply doing their job is increasingly common - Full Story



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