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Police and Detectives : Occupational Outlook Handbook : U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Police and Detectives : Occupational Outlook Handbook : U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics | Training hours being a cop | Scoop.it
Police officers protect lives and property. Detectives and criminal investigators, who are sometimes called agents or special agents, gather facts and collect evidence of possible crimes.
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Adam Hanks's comment, February 26, 2014 7:55 AM
Statistics on the amount of jobs available and opportunities. Estimated yearly salary will vary based on the field and how long you've been in law enforcement. Must have a high school diploma or equivalent.
Adam Hanks's comment, March 13, 2014 9:25 PM
Police officers protect our communities and the people in them. A uniformed police officer patrol assigned areas, conduct traffic stops and issue citations, and enforce the laws. A general police officer wears a uniform where they are easily recognized by the public as a police officer.
Adam Hanks's comment, March 20, 2014 6:36 PM
The job as a police officer is very dangerous and police officers have the highest rates of injuries and illnesses. They can become hurt when coming in contact with a criminal or motor-vehicle pursuits. Although this job can be high demanding at stressful, most police officers enjoy it because they help people.
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Career Opportunities (Law Enforcement)

Career Opportunities (Law Enforcement) | Training hours being a cop | Scoop.it
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Adam Hanks's comment, February 26, 2014 8:00 AM
This website will provide you with everything you need to get stared as a cop. It includes eligibility requirements as well as training and the yearly salary and benefits before and after retirement.
Adam Hanks's comment, March 13, 2014 9:35 PM
If you want to become a police officer there are certain requirements that you need to meet. At the time you are being hired, you must have a 2-year Associate's Degree and 3 consecutive years of experience as a police officer with the same law enforcement agency or a 4 year bachelor's degree. You must also complete Conservation Police Academy training program successfully.
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How to Become a Police Officer

How to Become a Police Officer | Training hours being a cop | Scoop.it
Learn more about the steps involved in becoming a police officer and find out what it will take for you to become a cop.
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Adam Hanks's comment, February 26, 2014 8:05 AM
Learn more about the process when wanting to get into the law enforcement field. Find out what it will take to get you out in the field as soon as possible
Adam Hanks's comment, March 13, 2014 10:05 PM
In order to get into the law enforcement field you must graduate high school and get a diploma. Academies and agencies like to know that you are able to get a task done and complete it successfully.
Adam Hanks's comment, March 20, 2014 6:46 PM
In order to be entered into the police academy and get hired in law enforcement, you must take a basic abilities test. This test will see how well you can comprehend certain things and your problem solving skills. This test is not very difficult to pass.
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Adam Hanks's comment, February 25, 2014 7:57 AM
Describes the different jobs that cops have when on duty as well as how life changes both with the cop and the cops family
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Police Officer Salary: Benefits of Becoming a Cop | PoliceHow

Police Officer Salary: Benefits of Becoming a Cop | PoliceHow | Training hours being a cop | Scoop.it
Learn about some of the many benefits of becoming a police officer, including salary, overtime pay, paid vacation, & retirement packages, and see why so many people covet this career path.
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Adam Hanks's comment, February 20, 2014 8:12 AM
Info on salary, work schedule, as well as benefits for retirement. Also give information on opportunities that you can move up to in the field.
Adam Hanks's comment, March 13, 2014 9:47 PM
A normal police officer will make around $50,000 a year but it depends on where he or she lives, how long he or she has been a police officer, and any type of rank or promotion. A lot states provide police officers with really good medical and dental coverage. As a police officer you also receive 2-5 weeks of paid vacation.
Adam Hanks's comment, March 20, 2014 6:50 PM
Even though it might seem that the only thing police officers do is run around and chase bad guys, that is not the case. There are certain skills that you must develop. Things you can do to master these skills are developing good communication skills, learn basic first-aid and CPR, and learn basic computer skills for generating reports.
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Dream Job: Police Officer

Dream Job: Police Officer | Training hours being a cop | Scoop.it
Curious about how you can land a police officer job? We’ve got everything you need to know about cop jobs, including how much you can earn and what promotions police officers can get.
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Adam Hanks's comment, February 26, 2014 7:57 AM
If you want a career in law enforcement, browse this website for all the info you need to get yourself started and in the field today. Also included are opportunities and benefits.
Adam Hanks's comment, March 13, 2014 9:18 PM
If you want to be a police officer, you will most likely need to do one or two years of college coursework. It is more likely that you will need a college degree though. It is important that you have a background in criminal justice and physical education. In order to be a police officer you must attend police academy which is 12 to 14 week program.
Adam Hanks's comment, March 20, 2014 6:39 PM
The levels of getting promoted as a police officer are corporal, sergeant, lieutenant, captain, deputy chief, and chief. Having the job as police chief can earn you $90,000 to $115,000 per year.
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How to become a Police Officer - Training

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Adam Hanks's comment, March 13, 2014 10:12 PM
When you want to become a police officer, a lot of times police departments will look at your past. They will also look at your credit. They look at your credit to see how responsible you are. Police departments also look at your education, your attitude, and your pre-test for police employment screening.
Adam Hanks's comment, March 20, 2014 7:04 PM
In order to become a police officer you can not be color blind and must have 20/20 vision. Whenever you take your written test you must pass with usually a 70% or higher.
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Department of Personnel and Civil Service Commission · Police Recruitment

City of Pittsburgh Municipal Website
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Adam Hanks's comment, February 26, 2014 8:03 AM
We provide you with recruitment facts, training, benefits, and general requirements that you will need in order to get into the law enforcement field. We have links listed believe for you to further read and evaluate the different pages.
Adam Hanks's comment, March 13, 2014 10:18 PM
Some requirements pertaining to the Pittsburgh Bureau of police is you are at least 18 years of age at the time of filing application, a United States citizen, and a current, valid Class C Pennsylvania Motor Vehicle Operator's License or a current valid driver's license from another state or the U.S. Armed Forces. Promotional opportunities include a sergeant and a lieutenant. There are also some specialty assignments like bike patrol and crime analysis.
Adam Hanks's comment, March 20, 2014 6:42 PM
If you work as cop in the city of Pittsburgh you can earn $13.69 per hour while in training academy. There are multiple benefits of becoming a police in Pittsburgh but some of them are pension plan, life, health, vision and dental insurance plan, and credit union membership.
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police officer, law enforcement, life as a Cop

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So, you wanna be a cop? Wanna know what it's like to be a police officer working out in the streets? Check out this site to learn valuable information...
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Adam Hanks's comment, February 20, 2014 8:10 AM
Gives insight on requirements to become a cop as well as interviews with high school and college students that are in the field to become a cop. Useful information to help me better explain my cutting edge topics.
Adam Hanks's comment, March 13, 2014 9:59 PM
A k-9 police officer works with a police dog as a "partner". A german shepard is used most of the time. A German Shepard is one of the most intelligent dogs and they can be trained to do multiple tasks.
Adam Hanks's comment, March 20, 2014 7:00 PM
As a police officer, you will be responsible for using a lot of different kinds of equipment everyday. Some examples of equipment are firearms, baton, handcuffs, and flashlights. The firearm is the most obvious piece of equipment and will only be uses when they need to protect lives.
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Becoming a Police Officer: The Academy Experience | Education.com

Becoming a Police Officer: The Academy Experience | Education.com | Training hours being a cop | Scoop.it
You have been accepted into the police academy, what happens next? Learn more about the police academy experience and field training.
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Adam Hanks's comment, February 20, 2014 8:14 AM
Talks about the hours needed to become a police officer and how many hours you would train per week. Also talks about the amount of credits needed to become a police officer in general and get into the police field.
Adam Hanks's comment, March 13, 2014 9:55 PM
The average number of basic training hours today is 650. During the academy you run and swim every single day. They look for you to decrease your times as your time at the academy goes on. Although fitness is a large part of it, hands on activities are too. You use each other to learn on.
Adam Hanks's comment, March 20, 2014 6:55 PM
Police Academy can at times be like high school or even college. You will read books or manuals, listen to lectures, and see films or computer-based presentations on the material. his type of training is commonly used for learning the law, department policies and procedures, how to explain your cases to prosecuting attorneys, and how to testify in court.