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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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November 17, 2009
Recommended reading for street cops, from Dale Carnegie to Sun Tzu Jim Guffey - Rising Through the Ranks

Recommended reading for street cops, from Dale Carnegie to Sun Tzu

This article is one that I’ve thought quite a bit about, but was never sure about writing. I finally... - Full Story
November 13, 2009
A formula for trainers: Experience + Observation = Perception John Bowden - On Language, Communication, and Leadership

A formula for trainers: Experience + Observation = Perception

Training is a big and critical part of our business. We all know what happens when it hits the fan and... - Full Story
November 12, 2009
What prevents young cops from training to win? Jim Glennon - Surviving the Streets

What prevents young cops from training to win?

By Lt. Jim Glennon, Lombard, IL (ret.)Apathy, denial, procrastination, and fear...Having spent almost... - Full Story
November 02, 2009
The supervisor's role in officer survival Betsy Brantner Smith - Survival Insights

The supervisor's role in officer survival

As we mourn the loss of Seattle PD’s Officer Timothy Brenton — an FTO in the midst of doing... - Full Story
October 15, 2009
Recruiting to meet your agency's standards Dr. Larry F. Jetmore - Career Advancement

Recruiting to meet your agency's standards

There seems to be an increasing number of complaints that we have “lowered the standards”... - Full Story
October 08, 2009
P1 First Person: Planning for pulling the pin PoliceOne Special Contributors - P1 First Person

P1 First Person: Planning for pulling the pin

By Steve Evans Oregon Dept. of JusticeI recently retired after 48 years in law enforcement. I retired... - Full Story
October 06, 2009
IACP Digest: The Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

IACP Digest: The "traffic school" approach to officer discipline

“Sometimes our heroes make a mistake, and when they do, we have to have processes in place to respond... - Full Story
October 05, 2009
IACP Digest: The lying police officer Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

IACP Digest: The lying police officer

The number one lie in police work, according to Karen Kruger, Senior Assistant County Attorney in Bel... - Full Story
October 01, 2009
P1 First Person: Hazards of drug interdiction PoliceOne Special Contributors - P1 First Person

P1 First Person: Hazards of drug interdiction

By Trooper Richard K. Chapman (Ret.) Florida Highway PatrolOn Thanksgiving Day 1983 I found out that... - Full Story
September 24, 2009
P1 First Person: What scares you? PoliceOne Special Contributors - P1 First Person

P1 First Person: What scares you?

By Chris Greeley Patrol Officer Holden (Maine) Police DepartmentWhat scares you? High-speed pursuits?... - Full Story



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