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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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March 08, 2010
Lead, follow, or hide? Smart female officers lead their teams Dr. June Rogers, WIFLE
Women in Federal Law Enforcement
- Women in Policing

Lead, follow, or hide? Smart female officers lead their teams

Some advice for female police leaders - Full Story
March 05, 2010
In budget crunch, a top cop takes to the streets Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

In budget crunch, a top cop takes to the streets

Sheriff Lee Baca of the Los Angeles Sheriff's Department is heading back out on patrol to help his agency save $128M - Full Story
March 04, 2010
P1 First Person: Who is that guy? PoliceOne Special Contributors - P1 First Person

P1 First Person: Who is that guy?

By Ron Avery PoliceOne Firearms ColumnistI put on my 44-pound weighted X Vest and look upward at the... - Full Story
March 03, 2010
Keeping your specialized units afloat in a budget crunch Tom Burrell - Patrolling the Waterways

Keeping your specialized units afloat in a budget crunch

What can you do to prevent your unit from falling beneath the budgetary axe? - Full Story
February 26, 2010
Taking responsibility for training when your boss won't Pat Novesky - Rural Policing

Taking responsibility for training when your boss won't

How can we get sound tactical training when our bosses won’t send us? Sometimes, we have to train ourselves - Full Story
February 26, 2010
How to achieve 'functional fitness' Brian Willis - If I Knew Then...

How to achieve 'functional fitness'

No matter what kind of shape you’re in, what’s important now is to prepare for the fights and foot chases that are sure to happen on your next shift - Full Story
February 24, 2010
 Media strategies following use-of-force incidents Lt. Dan Marcou - Blue Knights

Media strategies following use-of-force incidents

Officer James Peters of Scottsdale (Ariz.) PD just had his sixth OIS — some reporters have decided there's something wrong with that on its face - Full Story
February 24, 2010
Should cops be required to submit DNA samples? Terrence P. Dwyer, Esq. - Police Liability and Litigation

Should cops be required to submit DNA samples?

Providing DNA samples as a condition of employment is not yet an issue in law enforcement, but we should contemplate the ramifications should that day arrive - Full Story
February 18, 2010
Looking at officer evaluations from the supervisor’s perspective Sgt. Steve Schrimpf - Sergeant's Desk

Looking at officer evaluations from the supervisor’s perspective

Let’s face it, cops hate paperwork. We all wish it could be like television — chase the bad... - Full Story
February 18, 2010
Winning strategies for police promotional exams Dr. Larry F. Jetmore - Career Advancement

Winning strategies for police promotional exams

One of the keys to winning that promotion is to prepare now for the test that hasn't even been scheduled yet - Full Story



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