Home  >  Topics  >  Police Jobs and Careers  > Columns > Page 52
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.
Main News Columns Videos Photos
December 07, 2010
P1 Humor Corner: Officer Murphy's Laws Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

P1 Humor Corner: Officer Murphy's Laws

Anything that can go wrong, typically will, and usually at the worst possible moment. For example...... - Full Story
December 06, 2010
The 12 'Knights' of Christmas Lt. Dan Marcou - Blue Knights

The 12 'Knights' of Christmas

These 12 stories are but a few of the many examples of how 'ordinary' police officers in this country are called upon every day to do extraordinary things - Full Story
December 01, 2010
SRO: An important job you can love Lt. Dan Marcou - Blue Knights

SRO: An important job you can love

A School Resource Officer’s daily contacts are powerful — the SRO is not only a protector, but a role model for many kids - Full Story
December 01, 2010
7 habits of successful police officers Charles Remsberg - 10-8: Life on the Line

7 habits of successful police officers

Kevin Davis offers his thoughts on w what it takes to be a 5%er - Full Story
November 29, 2010
Small PDs going to the dogs Lance Eldridge - All Law Enforcement is Local

Small PDs going to the dogs

Small departments looking to improve their drug interdiction capabilities should consider adding a narcotics dog to their counter-drug arsenal - Full Story
November 24, 2010
It's not about me — and yet, it's all about me! Brian Willis - If I Knew Then...

It's not about me — and yet, it's all about me!

Although it's hard to not take personally all of the insults and the verbal and physical attacks, it's important to understand that it's not about you — it's about the other person’s rage, biases, anger, fears, and other issues - Full Story
November 24, 2010
P1 First Person: Does your DT program pass the 'Pavement Test'? PoliceOne Special Contributors - P1 First Person

P1 First Person: Does your DT program pass the 'Pavement Test'?

By Detective Jeff Paynter Lakewood (Wash.) Police DepartmentOn 11/29/09, four of my partners were murdered... - Full Story
November 22, 2010
Keys to handling suspects with physical disabilities Ed Flosi - Taking Training to the Next Level

Keys to handling suspects with physical disabilities

Is it reasonably foreseeable that an officer in your agency will have to search and/or handcuff somebody... - Full Story
November 18, 2010
OTMs and SIAs in the USA Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

OTMs and SIAs in the USA

OTM is a delightful little acronym for illegal immigrants who are 'Other Than Mexican' — SIA stands for 'Special Interest Aliens' from terrorist nations like Iraq, Iran, Afghanistan, Sudan, Somalia, Pakistan, and Yemen - Full Story
November 17, 2010
How food and fun help cops steer clear of divorce Mike Peterson - Cop Comedy

How food and fun help cops steer clear of divorce

The divorce rate is high among cops — here are a few things to help you avoid it - Full Story



PoliceOne Offers

Sponsored by

Sign up for FREE eNewsletters

Enter your email address below:

Connect with PoliceOne

Mobile Apps Facebook Twitter Google

Police Jobs and Careers Columnists

The Art of Discipline The Art of Discipline
with Anthony Powalie
Past the Uniform Past the Uniform
with Marty Katz