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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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February 23, 2011
Ethical decision making in law enforcement Jim Guffey - Rising Through the Ranks

Ethical decision making in law enforcement

The bottom line here is simply this: If you wear a badge, don’t do anything illegal - Full Story
February 22, 2011
The ‘Madison Method’ for crowd control Lt. Dan Marcou - Blue Knights

The ‘Madison Method’ for crowd control

Rarely is there an opportunity for so many officers to look so good — or so bad — in front of the public as during a crowd-control event - Full Story
February 22, 2011
How to avoid digital misfires Chief Joel F. Shults, Ed.D. - Passion for the Job

How to avoid digital misfires

Using caution in composing and sending emails can save embarrassing consequences - Full Story
February 18, 2011
P1 Photo of the Week: The job PoliceOne Members - Photo of the Week

P1 Photo of the Week: The job

(PoliceOne Image) This week’s photo is from PoliceOne Member member Josh Tocci of the Lunenburg... - Full Story
February 17, 2011
Answers to the 3 most common questions about promotional exams Dr. Larry F. Jetmore - Career Advancement

Answers to the 3 most common questions about promotional exams

Thanks to my column on PoliceOne I often receive emails from law enforcement officers across the fruited... - Full Story
February 17, 2011
Recruiting the 21st Century police officer (part 3) Sgt. Joe Binns - Recruiting the 21st Century Police Officer

Recruiting the 21st Century police officer (part 3)

To maintain the highest level of service to the community, police agencies must adapt to the new generation, increase standards in education, work toward a professional culture, and hire minority recruits - Full Story
February 11, 2011
4 key ways a cop can win on the stand Terrence P. Dwyer, Esq. - Police Liability and Litigation

4 key ways a cop can win on the stand

Incredibly brave men and women who have fought with felons, braved gunfire, and remained calm in the face of emergencies are often uncomfortable and incapable when it comes to testifying in court - Full Story
February 10, 2011
Megalomania and law enforcement training Ed Flosi - Taking Training to the Next Level

Megalomania and law enforcement training

How many police officers and recruits have heard a law enforcement trainer begin a sentence with something to the effect of, "I'm the only one..." - Full Story
January 26, 2011
P1 Humor Corner: 25 signs that you're a cop Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

P1 Humor Corner: 25 signs that you're a cop

When do you really know that you are a police officer? Is it when you realize that you find humor in... - Full Story
January 20, 2011
10 ways you know you're not a rookie anymore Andrew Hawkes - Highway Drug Interdiction

10 ways you know you're not a rookie anymore

It seems we all wake up one day and come to the realization that it’s been a significant amount... - Full Story



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