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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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September 11, 2013
On 9/11, we mourn our fallen, and move forward Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

On 9/11, we mourn our fallen, and move forward

Twelve years ago, nearly 3,000 Americans perished in the worst terrorist attack this country has ever suffered — today, we look back, gather ourselves, and fix our gaze upon the future - Full Story
September 04, 2013
'Possum marksmanship' and 10 more proposed police medals Chief Joel F. Shults, Ed.D. - Passion for the Job

'Possum marksmanship' and 10 more proposed police medals

For those among us who were not destined for glory, I have some suggestions for decorations that can adorn our proud upper torso - Full Story
August 28, 2013
What it means to be 'more than a cop' Althea Olson and Mike Wasilewski - More Than A Cop

What it means to be 'more than a cop'

When the job becomes so all-consuming, as it does for many cops, life becomes one-dimensional - Full Story
August 23, 2013
The cop, the biker, and the special-needs boy Keith Bettinger - Musings of a Retired Cop

The cop, the biker, and the special-needs boy

Years ago, when I was still out on patrol, a long-haired guy from a “motorcycle gang” taught me a lesson about appearances sometimes being deceiving - Full Story
August 22, 2013
Police militarization and the argument for armored vehicles PoliceOne Special Contributors - P1 First Person

Police militarization and the argument for armored vehicles

In PoliceOne "First Person" essays, PoliceOne Members candidly share their own unique personal insights on issues confronting cops today, as well as opinions, observations, and advice on living life behind the thin blue line - Full Story
August 15, 2013
How one CSI learned to cope with trauma Leischen Stelter - Education Issues in Public Safety

How one CSI learned to cope with trauma

If you want to be a CSI, you have to deal with disturbing scenes — and get your hands very, very dirty - Full Story
August 15, 2013
Fitness is a journey, not a number Nancy Fatura - Unleashing Your Inner Warrior

Fitness is a journey, not a number

To meet any challenge, find a supportive community and apply your inner force - Full Story
August 15, 2013
Police militarization and one cop's humble opinion PoliceOne Special Contributors - P1 First Person

Police militarization and one cop's humble opinion

In PoliceOne "First Person" essays, PoliceOne Members candidly share their own unique personal insights on issues confronting cops today, as well as opinions, observations, and advice on living life behind the thin blue line - Full Story
August 12, 2013
Police militarization and the Ethical Warrior Jack E. Hoban & Bruce J. Gourlie - The Ethical Warrior

Police militarization and the Ethical Warrior

The public has nothing to fear from well-trained tactical teams made up of motivated Ethical Warriors - Full Story
August 08, 2013
In a tough job, humor gets us through Andrew Hawkes - Highway Drug Interdiction

In a tough job, humor gets us through

Comic relief is the best form of relieving the stress of this job - Full Story



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