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Career Newsletter
February 2008

Editor's Note:

We're pleased to be sending you this debut issue of the PoliceOne Career Newsletter. Each month, law enforcement career expert Dr. Larry Jetmore will share his expertise on enhancing and advancing your own career. Jetmore, a retired captain of the Hartford (Conn.) Police Department, is the author of several leading exam-preparation books related to various levels of law enforcement. Jetmore designs his columns to give you a competitive edge and teach you how to achieve high scores in the examination process.

- Keith Bowers, Editor

Featured Careers Column:
Understanding how police examinations are created
Police promotional examinations, which consistently withstand review by the courts and successfully match candidates with job performance, have two things in common: test validity and reliability. A 1968 Supreme Court decision, Griggs v. Duke Power, 401 U.S. 424, requires that promotional examinations have a direct relationship to success on the job.

For a test to be valid, the testing process, when taken in its totality, must test specifically for factors determined to be “important” and even “critical” in order to successfully perform a job ... Full Story

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Featured PoliceOne Job Postings:

Border Patrol Agent
United States Customs and Border Protection

Work in tandem with your U.S. Customs and Border Protection partners to prevent terrorists and terrorist weapons from entering the United States. Border Patrol Agents also detect and prevent the smuggling and unlawful entry of undocumented aliens into the United States, and apprehend those people found to be in violation of the immigration laws.

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Resident Patrol Deputy Sheriff
Humboldt County Sheriff's Office

The Humboldt County Sheriff's Office is currently accepting applications for the position of Resident Patrol Deputy for the community McDermitt, Nevada. McDermitt is a small ranching community approximately 70 miles north of Winnemucca.

Entry level salary: $18.75 hourly
Top pay: $25.22 hourly

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Northcentral University

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