Make this page my home page
  1. Drag the home icon in this panel and drop it onto the "house icon" in the tool bar for the browser

  2. Select "Yes" from the popup window and you're done!

Home  >  Topics  >  Police Jobs and Careers  > Columns > Page 54
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
May 24, 2010
4 things to say in your victim impact statement Chief Joel F. Shults, Ed.D. - Passion for the Job

4 things to say in your victim impact statement

Police officers are not exempted from laws designed to support and serve crime victims - Full Story
May 20, 2010
Winning the war of attrition in your law enforcement career Andrew Hawkes - Highway Drug Interdiction

Winning the war of attrition in your law enforcement career

Five tips that can help you maintain a positive, successful career as a cop for many years - Full Story
May 20, 2010
Ode to the career of a law officer: Dr. Larry F. Jetmore - Career Advancement

Ode to the career of a law officer: "We"

We are know by many names: police officer, trooper, marshal, sheriff, agent, inspector, and others - Full Story
May 17, 2010
The warrior and the merchant: Define who you are Ron Avery - The PoliceOne Firearms Corner

The warrior and the merchant: Define who you are

Warrior! The word has caught on in everyday speech and has been applied to sports figures, articles of... - Full Story
May 06, 2010
Online video has cops sickened, outraged Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

Online video has cops sickened, outraged

A hateful video praises the killer of a Detroit officer and calls for the murder of more cops - Full Story
May 06, 2010
Controlling fear and facing danger Dave Grossi - Tactics & Training

Controlling fear and facing danger

Do warriors experience fear? You bet they do, but a warrior is trained to overcome that fear and forge ahead - Full Story
May 03, 2010
Why do bad guys seem to do so well in gunfights? Tom Marx - Casting a Critical Eye on Weapons Technology and Training

Why do bad guys seem to do so well in gunfights?

In my first article for PoliceOne, I touched on a number of things relating to my belief that we need... - Full Story
May 02, 2010
Police Limit Comic: May 2, 2010 Garey McKee - Police Limit Comic Strip

Police Limit Comic: May 2, 2010

Police Limit Comic is a politically-motivated, pro-law enforcement comic strip, topical in its writing and unapologetically blunt - Full Story
April 30, 2010
American policing in the next decade: A conversation with Chief Bill Bratton Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

American policing in the next decade: A conversation with Chief Bill Bratton

After more than 40 years of crime fighting, the only person to have led both NYPD and LAPD announced his retirement from law enforcement in October 2009 - Full Story
April 29, 2010
The forgotten first responders Betsy Brantner Smith - Survival Insights

The forgotten first responders

We must recognize, and train for, the dispatcher’s critical role in officer survival and beyond - 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

Career Advancement Career Advancement
with Dr. Larry F. Jetmore
Fox on Point Fox on Point
with Vance "Fox" Rosen