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 60
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
January 21, 2010
Life after pulling the pin: 10 interview skills Dr. Larry F. Jetmore - Career Advancement

Life after pulling the pin: 10 interview skills

What employer wants to hire a 50-year-old person new to a profession? Not many, unless you take steps right now to secure your future. - Full Story
January 15, 2010
Making the most of your daily patrol duties Pat McCarthy - Street Crimes

Making the most of your daily patrol duties

I’ve always felt that there was nothing more impressive than a squared-away patrol officer. There... - Full Story
January 13, 2010
New program teaches street cops leadership skills for critical incidents Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

New program teaches street cops leadership skills for critical incidents

The Street Leadership Course presented by Illinois State Police Academy (ISPA) has new sergeants working with pencils, pistols, and a giant model train set - Full Story
January 12, 2010
Five steps to get ahead of the 2010 grants process Denise Schlegel - Secrets to Getting Police Grants

Five steps to get ahead of the 2010 grants process

The Office of Justice's Program Plan for 2010 can help your department get funding - Full Story
January 06, 2010
Indy cop shop pioneers new leadership tactics Charles Remsberg - 10-8: Life on the Line

Indy cop shop pioneers new leadership tactics

Indianapolis Metropolitan PD is launching a program to improve leadership and career achievements - Full Story
December 28, 2009
Hitler's back porch and the problem of ethics Jim Glennon - Surviving the Streets

Hitler's back porch and the problem of ethics

If ethical violations are commonplace in an organization it’s a failure of leadership - Full Story
December 23, 2009
Officers Down: The decade that was 2000 to 2009 Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

Officers Down: The decade that was 2000 to 2009

As we close this year and this decade, we naturally take some time to reflect on the past in an effort... - Full Story
December 20, 2009
Police Limit Comic: December 20, 2009 Garey McKee - Police Limit Comic Strip

Police Limit Comic: December 20, 2009

Police Limit Comic is a politically-motivated, pro-law enforcement comic strip, topical in its writing and unapologetically blunt - Full Story
December 18, 2009
2009: A tale of two trends in officer safety National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund - Featuring articles from Executive Director Craig Floyd

2009: A tale of two trends in officer safety

By Craig W. Floyd Looking back on law enforcement officer safety during 2009 reveals a real tale of two... - Full Story
December 17, 2009
Modified interval training for a fast but effective workout Jim Guffey - Rising Through the Ranks

Modified interval training for a fast but effective workout

In the final installment of this three-part series I’d like to talk briefly about exercise. I personally... - 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

Personal Best Personal Best
with Dave Edmonds
Moving Beyond Qualification Moving Beyond Qualification
with Mark Schraer