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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 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
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



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Police Jobs and Careers Columnists

Training to Think Training to Think
with Sgt. Steve "Pappy" Papenfuhs
Past the Uniform Past the Uniform
with Marty Katz