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Do you really want to become a cop? PoliceOne Special Contributors - P1 First Person

Do you really want to become a cop?

This job takes all kinds of people, but it really takes a special kind of person to be able to stick it out - Full Story

Videos

The power of asking "What's Important Now?" in policing

Brian Willis discusses 'The Secret" and the power of "What's Important Now" in policing at the inaugural WINx: Inspiring Excellence in Law Enforcement event. For more information or to register for the next WINx event, visit www.experienceWINx.com.

News

Proposal would loosen Alaska hiring rules on prescription drug use

Currently, marijuana is the only controlled substance that wouldn't exclude a potential candidate from consideration - Full Story

News

NC officer fired for off-duty collision

The officer told investigators he reached down in the car to retrieve some papers, accidentally activating the lights - Full Story

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Philly's new police commissioner sworn in

Police Commissioner Richard Ross is a 26-year veteran of the force - Full Story

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Kan. is short on troopers amid budget woes

Authorities have cited low pay compared with some nearby states and local departments - Full Story

Columns

Stop the shotgun approach: How cops should handle saving for retirement Jason Hoschouer - Motors and Monies

Stop the shotgun approach: How cops should handle saving for retirement

If you find yourself in debt and you’re contributing to deferred comp as well, you are approaching your financial targets with a shotgun from a significant distance - Full Story

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3 brothers to become NYPD officers at once, following dad

Three sons of a New York Police Department official are due to be sworn in as officers this week - Full Story



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