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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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Getting promoted, part three: Politics Jim Guffey - Rising Through the Ranks

Getting promoted, part three: Politics

So, you’ve done your studying and you’ve researched the different types of promotional te... - Full Story


Creating your career portfolio Dr. Larry F. Jetmore - Career Advancement

Creating your career portfolio

In addition to your exceptional testing skills, lady luck has a role in the promotional testing process. Wh... - Full Story


No respect: Borders and Border Patrol Jim Glennon - Surviving the Streets

No respect: Borders and Border Patrol

By Lt. Jim Glennon, Lombard, IL (ret.)During the past two years I’ve had the absolute privilege... - Full Story


Calif. university may merge campus police forces

By Matt Krupnick Contra Costa TimesBERKELEY, Calif. — The University of California is considering... - Full Story


In L.A., 44 cadets become cops

By Sandy Banks Los Angeles TimesIt had the hallmarks of a typical graduation ceremony – awards,... - Full Story


Texas city starts search for new police chief

By Beth Kuhles The Houston ChronicleThe Conroe City Council will appoint a nine-member committee to recommend... - Full Story


Police jobs, other cuts loom at Calif. council meeting

By Katy Sweeny Chico Enterprise-RecordCHICO, Calif. — Police officers will lose jobs, nonprofit... - Full Story


Suspended Ala. police captain is on patrol

By Russ Henderson The Mobile Press RegisterFAIRHOPE, Ala. — Two weeks after the Police Department's... - Full Story


Utah program helps train new police leaders

By Brian Maffly and Nate Carlisle The Salt Lake TribuneLaw officers must exercise discretion and judgment... - Full Story


Improving your test-taking skills Dr. Larry F. Jetmore - Career Advancement

Improving your test-taking skills

When administering police promotional examinations, I’m often surprised at how many people don’t un... - Full Story

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