Career Questions tagged Criminal Investigations

I want to know how to become one who investigates crime but also goes out into the field to do the arrest. What career should I pursue?

I'm asking because I'm in high school and would like to start taking the right classes I need to take #criminal-investigations #criminal-justice #police #law-enforcement...

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Active Jun 26 at 12:24 PM

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Kevin Carr | Police Application Specialist at City of Plano Police ... Hey MichaelI don't believe there are any specific classes to take ...

How would I apply to become a forensic analyst after I got my degree?

I'm curious as to how I would become a forensic analyst after i got my degree. What I mean is that I'm confused as to where I would go to apply and how I would learn how to do my job. I'm also curious as to whether I'd need to travel long distances to investigate crime scenes....

#forensic-analysis #criminal-investigations #forensic #law-enforcement #crime-scene-investigation

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Active Oct 13 '17 at 11:49 AM

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Jordan Graves | Digital Forensic Examiner at Aurora PD, Forensic Examiner ... This all really depends on the organization you end up with. ...

Is there any challenging that any FBI agent faces ?

I want to know are there any challenges any FBI agent faces when they are on duty? Are there emotional times when they see things happen from someone they don't even know? Is there tension between 2 FBI agents or them having tension with someone else? #fbi-agent #criminal-justice...

#criminal-investigations #criminology

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Active Oct 07 at 04:32 PM

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Thomas Williams, SCERS | Special Agent in Charge at USG Diamond D. -I am currently a Special Agent in Charge with ...

What is the best way to become a detective?

I want to become a detective to help investigate and solve serious crimes. What is the best way to get there .To become a detective do someone work up to the career or start from college. What is the best route to become a detective? #detective #police #criminal-justice #criminal-law...

#criminal-investigations

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Active Dec 22 '17 at 10:21 PM

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Jessica Scott | Student at University of Phoenix Law enforcement professionals earn the honor of becoming a detective in ...

What do you like most about being a private investigator ? What do you like least about it ?

Hi, I am a high school student and I want to be a private investigator. I would like to know more of pro's and con's about this specific career. #private-investigations #criminal-justice #criminal-investigations #private-detective...

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Active Dec 02 '17 at 05:57 PM

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Posted by My'Lirea M.’s Avatar My'Lirea M.
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David Krupnick | Principal at The Stanley Group - Consulting, Investigations I like being able to help people who can't necessarily go ...

what are the best colleges offering forensic science programs and are any summer programs that would help me better understand what i would need to do in order to major/study this in college?

When I first started high school, I wanted to become a pediatrician, but as the years went on I became more interested in forensics. I want to pursue forensic science/ criminal science as a career but I don't know where to start. #college #forensic...

#criminal-investigations

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:59 PM

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Alexa de Gannes | Forensic Scientist I studied forensic science and criminology at the University of Tampa. ...

What are some good colleges to go to , to earn a masters in forensics

What a good college to go to is #lawyer #criminal-justice #forensic...

#criminal-investigations

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:54 PM

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N Rutledge | Law Professor/Judge I would say it depends on the type of forensics. Do ...

What education requirements, college degrees, licenses are needed for your career as a Forensic Toxicologist?

I am asking this question because I want to be a Forensic Toxicologist and I want to know how the job actually feels once you have it as a career. #chemistry #forensic #criminal-investigations...

#career

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Active Jun 18 at 12:26 PM

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Posted by Trisha W.’s Avatar Trisha W.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential The best way to get an answer to this question is ...

Do I have to study chemistry or biology in college to become a Forensic Scientist?

I have been debating over whether it will be easier to find work in this field if I major in a strictly science subject, or if I can major in criminal justice/criminology and still achieve the same goal. #science #biology #chemistry #forensic #college-majors #japan #criminology...

#criminal-investigations #crime-scene-investigator

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:43 PM

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Posted by Lindsay S.’s Avatar Lindsay S.
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Miriam Woodruff | Graduate Student in Forensic Psychology Yes you need a broad scientific base to work in forensics. ...

Special Agents vs Crime Scene Investigators

Is there a difference between the two? If so, what is/are they? #college #university #federal-government #crime #criminal-investigations...

#federal-agent

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:40 PM

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Posted by Andrea L.’s Avatar Andrea L.
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Prashanth TM | Professional Hi Andrea, Please find some information that I found online for ...

I want to work in the BAU but i have a lot of questions

I want to work in the BAU as a "profiler" I want to work on making profiles for unidentified/identified suspect. I want to work in the field and see the crime scenes and help catch the criminals. I want to work on serial murder cases, rape cases, abduction cases, typically any violent crime...

#special-agent #psychology #fbi #crime #criminal-justice #investigation #criminal-investigations #violent-crime

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:39 PM

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Daniela Silva | Educational Writer- New Heights Educational Group Hi Cayman, The FBI requires a four-year college degree in any ...

What do you wish you had known before you went in to law enforcement?

I am currently in college and hope to pursue a career in law enforcement. I have looked up different law enforcement agencies, but I don't know which one is a good fit for me. What are some things you wish you had known before you went into law enforcement? Or before you picked a specific...

#law-enforcement #law #police #criminal-investigations #criminal-justice

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:38 PM

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Posted by Christina A.’s Avatar Christina A.
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Kim Igleheart | Employment Counselor | Open Records Specialist Christina, As a woman in Law Enforcement, you will need to ...

What is the best i should take if i want to become a detective?

Im a high school senior and i want to know what the best option for this career is. It has been on my mind lately and i would lik to know more about it. #law #criminal-justice #detective...

#criminal-investigations

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:22 PM

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Posted by Lilian M.’s Avatar Lilian M.
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Wael Al-Rihawi | Mechanical Engineer I Automotive Check the link below. http://www.detectiveedu.org/

Is there a large variety and availability of jobs if I have a Forensic and Investigative Sciences degree?

This is the field I plan on studying and I am curious as to what my future would be after attaining my degree. #forensic #forensic-analysis #criminal-investigations...

#forensic-investigation

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Active Apr 08 at 06:48 PM

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Posted by Sarah M.’s Avatar Sarah M.
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Carole Curtis | Director of Career Services at CareerPlex USA / ... Hi Sarah: Forensic Science grads are highly employable, both in the ...

Are there different ranks in being a crime scene investigator or are they on the same level?

I want to know about the ranks/ promotions. #criminal-justice #law-enforcement...

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:17 PM

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Posted by Quashika C.’s Avatar Quashika C.
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Jordan Buchanan, H.B.A. | Detective Staff Sergeant With our police service we have Constables (officers) and one Sergeant ...

What classes should I take in high school to help me get into the FBI?

I am currently taking Counseling and Mental Health classes (for future hopes of joining to Behavioral Analysis Unit). Next year, I think it may be beneficial to take some kind of law enforcement class or even a crime scene investigation class of some sort. My school also offers the IB...

#criminal-investigations #criminal-justice #law-enforcement #federal-agent #psychology

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:11 PM

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Posted by Brooke M.’s Avatar Brooke M.
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Robert J. Smith | Smith & Associates Pre-Employment and Polygraph Services, LLC. Hi there, Let me start by saying every successful career starts ...

Majors associated with Forensic Biology

Hello, My name is Nasurae and I am a senior at Achievement First Amistad High School. I am interested in either becoming a forensic biologist, but most schools do not offer any majors that is directly related to this career. Are there any majors or classes I can take that will connect me to...

#criminal-investigations #forensics #crime

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:02 PM

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Posted by Nasurae L.’s Avatar Nasurae L.
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Nate Sullivan | Trust & Safety Specialist at LinkedIn Hi Nasurae, Most forensic biologists graduate from a 4-year college with ...

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