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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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October 26, 2010
Guns and kids: Safety is a family affair Betsy Brantner Smith - Survival Insights

Guns and kids: Safety is a family affair

If you keep guns in your home, make sure you are not the only member of your family who is familiar with them - Full Story
October 24, 2010
IACP 2010: Using predictive policing to prevent crime Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

IACP 2010: Using predictive policing to prevent crime

At IACP 2010 in Orlando, chiefs of police learned how predictive policing can help in the decision-making process for deploying law enforcement resources - Full Story
October 22, 2010
IACP 2010: A Chief's worst-case scenario Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

IACP 2010: A Chief's worst-case scenario

What should a police leader do amid a thermonuclear officer-misconduct scandal — something so heinous it rocks the squad room and the community? - Full Story
October 22, 2010
Keys to successful police leadership Jim Glennon - Surviving the Streets

Keys to successful police leadership

Every organization has a mission and the only way to accomplish it is through people - Full Story
October 21, 2010
P1 First Person: One Chief’s views on handling a scandal PoliceOne Special Contributors - P1 First Person

P1 First Person: One Chief’s views on handling a scandal

By Chief Dan Losada Knoxville (Iowa) Police DepartmentThe worst part of a scandal is often the rumors... - Full Story
October 21, 2010
Want to be a Leader? Do a gut check first Sgt. Steve "Pappy" Papenfuhs - Training to Think

Want to be a Leader? Do a gut check first

If you believe — as many do — that we are experiencing a dearth of courageous leaders, then take action and promote - Full Story
October 21, 2010
5 secrets to testing for promotion Dr. Larry F. Jetmore - Career Advancement

5 secrets to testing for promotion

Find someone to coach you, it’s worth a few points on the exam and may mean the difference between getting promoted or not - Full Story
October 19, 2010
5 myths about patrol officers and detectives Moe Greenberg - Detective's Notebook

5 myths about patrol officers and detectives

The role of a patrol officer is crucial to a successful criminal investigation - Full Story
October 19, 2010
Patrol officers' role in suspect identification Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

Patrol officers' role in suspect identification

Three simple reminders to reiterate during roll call training can go a long way toward increasing the success rate investigative efforts of your department - Full Story
October 14, 2010
P1 First Person: Dash-cam (in)justice PoliceOne Special Contributors - P1 First Person

P1 First Person: Dash-cam (in)justice

By David Demurjian PoliceOne Member It is interesting to see the progression of technology as it impacts... - Full Story



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Police Jobs and Careers Columnists

Patrolling the Border Patrolling the Border
with Thane Gallagher
Training to Think Training to Think
with Sgt. Steve "Pappy" Papenfuhs