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Choosing a career in law enforcement

by Claudine G. Wirths

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Published by Rosen Pub. Group in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Law enforcement -- Vocational guidance -- United States -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Police -- Vocational guidance -- United States -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Law enforcement -- Vocational guidance.,
    • Police -- Vocational guidance.,
    • Vocational guidance.,
    • Occupations.

    • About the Edition

      Offers an overview of careers in law enforcement, including police officer, security guard, and private investigator.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 60) and index.

      StatementClaudine G. Wirths.
      SeriesWorld of work, World of work (New York, N.Y.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV7922 .W55 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination64 p. :
      Number of Pages64
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL980110M
      ISBN 10082392274X
      LC Control Number96017626
      OCLC/WorldCa34584012

        Choosing a Career In Law Enforcement Law Enforcement Careers This paper is an exploration into a career in law enforcement. It briefly summarizes the history of policemen in the United States. It will also convey different types of careers in . IT Careers vs. Law Enforcement. No doubt your career is an important one. Your life may be on the line daily as you protect the public, and that is a noble cause. While many careers in information technology won't require such a potential sacrifice, there are similarities between the two fields.

        Discovering a Career in Law Enforcement 1. Discovering a Career inLaw Enforcement 2. Why Policing?• More than just a job, law enforcement is a service career• Law enforcement officers come from all walks of life, diversity is essential• New challenges and numerous opportunities• Qualified officers are in demand• Good salary and benefits.   Clearly, women are underrepresented in policing in many countries, but the relatively small number in law enforcement careers in Korea provides an opportunity for research about the demographic and attitudinal factors that motivate them to pursue such a career. In this study, we focus on a sample of Korean female police officers.

      Individuals who consider it important to work in a respectable career field have reason to choose law enforcement. According to a Gallup survey, law enforcement ranks high among professions that are considered honorable and respectable. The December Gallup poll asked participants to rank the honesty and ethics of 22 professions. The career occupation I chose is Law Enforcement. This is why I chose Criminal Justice as my major, so that it could help and with the information to be in Law Enforcement. Since I done many assessment in class, I got to see my personality and I also got to find out my skills.


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