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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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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
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



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