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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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Police promotional testing and disparate impact Dr. Larry F. Jetmore - Career Advancement

Police promotional testing and disparate impact

Those of us who have chosen policing as a way of life have a keen understanding of how difficult it is... - Full Story

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Getting promoted: Top 10 dos and don’ts for test day Jim Guffey - Rising Through the Ranks

Getting promoted: Top 10 dos and don’ts for test day

How do you prepare for the promotion you’ll one day seek? I’ve always thought that the th... - Full Story

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Using cut-off scores in promotional exams Dr. Larry F. Jetmore - Career Advancement

Using cut-off scores in promotional exams

A job task analysis (JTA) must be used to create a testing process for promotion to higher rank in a ... - Full Story

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Keys to achieving the highest marks in oral tests Dr. Larry F. Jetmore - Career Advancement

Keys to achieving the highest marks in oral tests

In my role as the Director of National Police Testing Services, I have produced every type of police ex... - Full Story

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Self-talk and your survival Betsy Brantner Smith - Survival Insights

Self-talk and your survival

During one of the first times I heard Dave Smith talk about peak performance in his “Winning Mi... - Full Story

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Getting promoted: Rising through the ranks Jim Guffey - Rising Through the Ranks

Getting promoted: Rising through the ranks

Ed Note: We’re pleased to introduce James “Jim” Guffey as the newest member in our gr... - Full Story

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Career advancement: Politics or positioning? Dr. Larry F. Jetmore - Career Advancement

Career advancement: Politics or positioning?

Related articles: Leaderless discussion and community meeting tests How assessment centers workWe have spent several months discuss... - Full Story

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Active shooters in schools: Arming campus cops is elementary Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

Active shooters in schools: Arming campus cops is elementary

A mass-notification system can mitigate various issues after a campus shooting happens, but it’s not going to stop the active shooter - Full Story

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City claims Philly cops abuse IOD benefits

By Dave Davies The Philadelphia Daily NewsPHILADELPHIA — On any given day, roughly 250 Philadelphia... - Full Story

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Fort Lauderdale police chief quits

By Brittany Wallman The Sun-Sentinel FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Police Chief Bruce Roberts abruptly... - Full Story



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