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[Jun 21, 2011 | No Comment | ]

Family and friends looked on proudly Friday as 20 people graduated from the Rockland County Police Academy after six months of training.
They packed the Fire Training Center’s auditorium , congratulating graduates with cheers and applause as each took a certificate of graduation.
With Director Hugh Lennon doing the introductions, the police academy class graduated 16 police officers, including four for the Rockland Sheriff’s Department and, for the first time, graduates for Amtrak police.
Four people graduated as part of the Rockland Community College …

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[Apr 21, 2011 | No Comment | ]

Police want help fight crime.
But not everyone they talk to understands what they need to know, or that they need people to talk to them.
Capt. Troy Schulze recalls once fielding a call about a fight in progress outside a person’s home.
He asked for the caller’s phone number, address and a description of what was happening, but the caller got upset.
“Most fights are over when we get there,” Schulze said. “We need to let the public know that these questions will be asked because we need the information.”
Without the information, officers …

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[Feb 23, 2011 | No Comment | ]

The Huntley Police Department is now accepting applications for the upcoming Citizen Police Academy, which will meet from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesdays, March 2 to May 11, at the Huntley Police Department, 10911 Main St. There will be no class the week of May 4.
The Citizen Police Academy is a 10-week program designed to give participants a working knowledge of the Huntley Police Department. It consists of a series of classes and discussions that provide an overview of the various areas of law …

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[Jan 31, 2011 | No Comment | ]

PROUD TO SERVE
Are you willing to provide the highest level of service?
Do you have what it takes to join a family of officers that are highly trained, well equipped, and have the privilege of being one of the highest paid agencies in Southern California?
Are you qualified?
About our city:
Newport Beach is one of Southern California’s most scenic and dynamic communities. It surrounds Newport Bay and is well known for its picturesque islands and one of the greatest natural yacht harbors in the world. The harbor accommodates …

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[Jan 19, 2011 | No Comment | ]

Police Officer
The City of Osceola is now accepting applications
for the position of Police Officer. Applicants must be at least21 years of age and meet ILEA and City of Osceola standards. Currently certified officers preferred but not required, lateral entry accepted. Testing will include written, physical, medical and psychological examinations as well as extensive background investigation. The City of Osceola conforms to Federal guidelines for a drug free workplace. Applications must be received or postmarked by 4:00 pm, January 28, 2011.For an application packet please …

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[Jan 11, 2011 | No Comment | ]

The name of the game in becoming a Police Officer is Preparation
To become a police officer, especially with today’s competition, the name of the game is preparation. If you don’t prepare, you’re in trouble, period. One way you can better prepare yourself is using online practice exams that will better prepare you for police exams. These sell for around $20 to $30 on average, and are loaded with test questions and information on how to answer oral board questions. They make preparing for …

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[Jan 10, 2011 | No Comment | ]

With the onslaught of so many police television shows, a lot of people have gained interest in joining one of the uniformed forces which are the cops or the police. Over the years due to the growing interest shown by people, the police academy has a lot of choices now and thus they have constantly changed what is on the police officer exam. They are continuously coming up with various techniques to evaluate examinees who choose to embark on the quest to become a successful police officer.
It is expected that …

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[Jan 7, 2011 | No Comment | ]

Position Title: POLICE OFFICER
Agency Name: MCCOOK PD
Category: Law Enforcement
Location: City of McCook, Nebraska
Description:
Applications and resumes (both required) for Police Officer in accordance with the McCook Civil Services Act. Written and oral exams required. Applicants must be able to pass a background investigation. Psychological eval and drug test required for top 3 applicants certified as eligible for hire to the McCook Civil Service Commission. Law enforcement experience preferred but not required. Salary range: $14.23 – $17.94 per hour. Salary dependent on qualifications. 42 hour work …

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[Jan 5, 2011 | No Comment | ]

The Killeen Police Department is now accepting applications for the position of probationary police officer. Applications will be accepted until January 28, 2011 5:00pm.
Applicants will be processed for the February 13, 2011 civil service exam date. Applicants hired will enter the June 6, 2011 police academy class.
Applications can be filled out online on the City of Killeen website. For more information call Sgt. Laura Duskie at 254-200-7988.

Police Careers »

[Jan 3, 2011 | No Comment | ]

There is nothing more disappointing than someone who have been hired by a local police department, sent to the police academy for training, but only to fail and be sent home. If you think that’s a shame think about the recruits who pay they own way through the academy, but only to flunk out. That’s probably a couple grand out the window. The fact is there are recruits who show up at the police academy under prepared and as a result they fail miserably.
Today …