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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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How to react when a cop goes 'bad'

How to react when a cop goes 'bad'

It is an undisputable fact that in any profession there is a bad apple in every bunch, but the impact in the police world is more devastating than most others - Full Story

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Do something about the corrupt cop on your PD Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

Do something about the corrupt cop on your PD

Cops almost universally agree that their department is better off when a criminally corrupt cop is ejected from the ranks — those who disagree are probably criminally corrupt themselves - Full Story

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How long can you deal with death and trauma before it starts to affect you? PoliceOne Special Contributors - P1 First Person

How long can you deal with death and trauma before it starts to affect you?

By Gina Smith, News Editor, Sequoyah County Times Special Guest Contributor to PoliceOne “Whoever battles with monsters ha... - Full Story

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Grandma thanks Idaho trooper for traffic stop

Woman wrote a note to the Idaho State Police thanking the trooper for the kindness he showed her grandchildren during the stop - Full Story

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Ill. cop fired after fatally shooting dog

Chief said the officer reported that while attempting to coax the dog back into the house, the dog growled and approached him in a threatening manner - Full Story

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Use this 1 simple tactic to maximize your police salary Jason Hoschouer - Motors and Monies

Use this 1 simple tactic to maximize your police salary

By creating a budget, you can break the Overtime Cycle and give yourself a fighting chance to not only get your head above water, but to improve your financial wellbeing - Full Story

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8 ways you can be a great police warrior

8 ways you can be a great police warrior

What kind of warrior are you? Maybe you’re defined by a personal attribute that helps you do your job a little better than those around you. Here are eight types of positive warrior. - Full Story

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RISE Award Nominee: How a Fla. Sgt's leadership builds close, confident cops Loraine Burger - Perspectives on Policing

RISE Award Nominee: How a Fla. Sgt's leadership builds close, confident cops

Sgt. Gavette doesn't put his rank before his badge when mentoring his officers - Full Story

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8 ways you can be a great police warrior Duane Wolfe - The Warrior's Path

8 ways you can be a great police warrior

Your job as a warrior is to have more positive attributes than negative - Full Story

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6 types of police warrior you don’t want to be Duane Wolfe - The Warrior's Path

6 types of police warrior you don’t want to be

Your job as a warrior is to have more positive attributes than negative - Full Story



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with Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief