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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.
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December 14, 2009
Learning from the past and looking to the future Brian Willis - If I Knew Then...

Learning from the past and looking to the future

“Some of us learn from other people’s mistakes and the rest of us have to be other people.”... - Full Story
December 11, 2009
Listening to your brain: 5 ways to deal with job stress Chief Joel F. Shults, Ed.D. - Passion for the Job

Listening to your brain: 5 ways to deal with job stress

The problem with talking to cops about stress is that there’s a little too much touchy-feely going... - Full Story
December 07, 2009
Law enforcement trends to watch in 2010 and beyond Ken Wallentine - Law Enforcement and the Law

Law enforcement trends to watch in 2010 and beyond

Successful police agencies will be those that adapt and change rapidly, embrace technology and analyze emerging trends in their communities - Full Story
December 04, 2009
The social media freight train: Get your department on board or get hit Lauri Stevens - Social Media & Law Enforcement

The social media freight train: Get your department on board or get hit

Article originally appeared on ConnectedCOPS.netOne of my police chief clients made the above freight... - Full Story
November 25, 2009
A SWAT officer’s guide to tactical leadership Sgt. Glenn French - SWAT Operator

A SWAT officer’s guide to tactical leadership

Tactical leadership is an art that requires personal attributes to inspire and motivate others toward... - Full Story
November 23, 2009
Why conflict between officers helps the team Betsy Brantner Smith - Survival Insights

Why conflict between officers helps the team

In the first part of this series, Conflict resolution, being a team player, and other stupid cliches,... - Full Story
November 22, 2009
Police Limit Comic: November 22, 2009 Garey McKee - Police Limit Comic Strip

Police Limit Comic: November 22, 2009

Police Limit Comic is a politically-motivated, pro-law enforcement comic strip, topical in its writing and unapologetically blunt - Full Story
November 18, 2009
Ask a Grants Expert – November 2009 Sarah Wilson - Grants 101

Ask a Grants Expert – November 2009

Dear Grant Expert, I’m a Police Detective for the Newport Police Department in Newport, OR. I’m... - Full Story
November 17, 2009
Ingredients of a solid social media policy for police agencies Lauri Stevens - Social Media & Law Enforcement

Ingredients of a solid social media policy for police agencies

Article originally appeared on ConnectedCOPS.netA Social Media policy is essential for any agency because... - Full Story
November 17, 2009
Getting the best recruits to take your entry-level police exam Dr. Larry F. Jetmore - Career Advancement

Getting the best recruits to take your entry-level police exam

In my October article about recruiting and selecting candidates for the position of police officer I... - Full Story



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