Career Questions tagged Criminal Justice

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...

#criminal-investigations

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Jordan Buchanan, H.B.A.’s Avatar JD Williamson’s Avatar
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 ...

I am taking free courses that lead to certification with FEMA, will this be beneficial for government position?

I just received my Master's in Criminal Justice in Homeland Security and am now taking some online courses with FEMA and may start on some courses regarding statistics and the Design of Experiments. Would these be beneficial topics to get with to obtain a way into the government?...

#government #human-resources #recruiting #legal #criminal-justice #homeland-security #fema #criminology

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:56 PM

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Posted by Melissa A.’s Avatar Melissa A.
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Christopher Dixon | Organizational Psychologist - Experienced Researcher, Project Coordinator and ... Any amount of new learning will be beneficial, it would just ...

Im currently a justice studies student taking border security program at college

I'm planning to do further studies after this program. I wanted to take bachelor's in criminology. I would like to kknow what all job opportunities are available ? #criminal-justice...

#criminal

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Monica Anderson Young’s Avatar Greg Gardner’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:54 PM

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Posted by Sreedevi C.’s Avatar Sreedevi C.
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Monica Anderson Young | IT Strategy Catalyst , AIG Dear Sreedevi, While I am not completely familiar with this program, ...

What do you need to do in order to become an FBI agent?

I am asking this so when i graduate high school and i go to college, I can know what i have to do. #criminal-justice #criminology...

#fbi-agent

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:54 PM

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Posted by Daycy A.’s Avatar Daycy A.
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Natalie Fein, MSeD, NCC, DCC | Nationally Certified Counselor Hello! Great question! According to the FBI website, the requirements are ...

What is a good college to go to for criminal investigation

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:54 PM

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Posted by Azandia T.’s Avatar Azandia T.
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Terri L. Frazier | Web Manager, Web Services at Fannie Mae Take a look at this web site. It might help. You ...

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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Posted by Azandia T.’s Avatar Azandia T.
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N Rutledge | Law Professor/Judge I would say it depends on the type of forensics. Do ...

I may want a Ph.D. studying human trafficking or women and terrorism, what careers should I be looking for?

I have a Bachelor's in Sociology, Minor in International Relations, and now a Master's in Criminal Justice in Homeland Security. I would like to know where I should be looking for employment to prepare me for my possible future studies. #criminal-justice #social-networking...

#homeland-security

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:53 PM

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Posted by Melissa A.’s Avatar Melissa A.
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Heather Hampsey | Counselor Hello I can't say what Ph.D you should go for. For ...

What's sorts of jobs should I be looking for if I just received my Masters in Criminal Justice in Homeland Security?

I want to know what terms or words I should be looking towards to obtain a career in my new field. I don't care if its government or a company or even a social impact group because I would get the chance to help people also while getting some sort of experience in my field. Especially, when I...

#recruitment #government #criminal-justice #social

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:53 PM

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Posted by Melissa A.’s Avatar Melissa A.
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Ld Hy | None Hi Melissa - looks like you'd asked this question back in ...

What degrees do you have to have in order to get started in law enforcement?

Law enforcement is a career I am interested in. I know I'm going to college so I need to know what degrees I would need to get started in law enforcement. #police #criminal-justice...

#law-enforcement

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Robert Noriega’s Avatar Scott D. Leonard, Psy.D.’s Avatar Chris Dupree, CPP’s Avatar Mike Martin’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:52 PM

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Posted by Trinity C.’s Avatar Trinity C.
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Robert Noriega | Lieutenant (ret.) at San Jose State University Police ... Hi Trinity, While many agencies do not require a college degree, ...

What parts of working in criminology job are the most challenging?

Being that criminology is a focus of mine, I would like to know the difficulties of pursuing this career #police...

#criminal-justice

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Active Aug 20 '17 at 05:16 PM

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Posted by Trinity C.’s Avatar Trinity C.
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Kim Igleheart | Employment Counselor | Open Records Specialist Hi Trinity! I think the most difficult and challenging parts are ...

Career paths with a Criminology/Criminal Justice degree?

What are some possible careers a person could get with a degree in criminology or criminal justice? #law #criminal-justice #law-enforcement #criminology...

#justice

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:51 PM

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Posted by Emma R.’s Avatar Emma R.
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Jordan Graves | Digital Forensic Examiner at Aurora PD, Forensic Examiner ... You've got quite a slew of options in front of you. ...

Do you need to be a police officer before becoming a detective?

I'm interested in detective work, but I don't want to be a street cop first. I am more analytical than physical. Would a criminology degree allow you to become a detective without being a cop first? #criminal-justice #law-enforcement #criminology...

#detective

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Robert Noriega’s Avatar Kevin West’s Avatar
Active Dec 02 '17 at 07:03 AM

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Posted by Emma R.’s Avatar Emma R.
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Robert Noriega | Lieutenant (ret.) at San Jose State University Police ... Hi Emma, I guess it would depend on what type of ...

What are some types of careers that involve investigation?

I am more concerned with careers in the criminal justice field, but any careers would help me make a decision #career #criminal-justice #law-enforcement...

#investigations

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Walter Williams’s Avatar Kevin West’s Avatar Kim Igleheart’s Avatar Jim Mcconnell’s Avatar
Active Jun 26 '18 at 12:16 PM

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Posted by Sarah L.’s Avatar Sarah L.
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Walter Williams | Currently looking for new opportunities to begin a ... There are many field in investigation. I could not name them ...

What are some good internships in New York City for a Criminal Justice & Psychology major

I am a dual major that wants to start building a productive resume. I am still undecided on what I career choice I want. However I still want to participate in as much activities to see which one I like best. #psychology #criminal-justice #law-enforcement...

#clinical-psychology

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:49 PM

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Posted by Vanessa M.’s Avatar Vanessa M.
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Daniela Silva | Educational Writer- New Heights Educational Group Hi Vanessa, When you are choosing forensic psychology schools, you have ...

Are there any classes that a high school student can take in high school that would benefit them if they are thinking of becoming a judge?

I'm a sophomore in high school. I heard that my school has a Criminal Justice class. Would it benefit an individual to take this class if they are thinking of studying law? What other classes can a high school student take to prepare for future? #college-major #law #criminal-justice #justice...

#judge #highschool

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Jill Hoff’s Avatar Kim Igleheart’s Avatar Bruce Plesser’s Avatar Bruce Plesser’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:48 PM

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Posted by Luka G.’s Avatar Luka G.
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Jill Hoff | Owner at College and Career Consulting It is a great idea to take courses in high school ...

How can I get into Law Enforcement whle in high school?

I am currently a sophomore in high school, and I am leaning towards being a detective and I would like to get more interested. What could I do? #criminal-justice...

#law-enforcement

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Kevin West’s Avatar Brad Johnson’s Avatar Robert Noriega’s Avatar Joyce Puno’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:48 PM

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Posted by Naomi P.’s Avatar Naomi P.
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Kevin West | Deputy West Well if you are interested in law enforcement keep learning about ...

What made/helped you pick your career?

im stuck between a couple majors #nursing #healthcare #criminal-justice...

#forensic

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Shante G’s Avatar Cielo Ortiz’s Avatar James Gerarden’s Avatar Ken Simmons’s Avatar
Active Aug 10 '18 at 03:51 AM

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Posted by Jessica S.’s Avatar Jessica S.
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Shante G Hi Jessica - This answer will be different depending on the ...

With everything that is happening in the world today, what do you think we can do differently to help change the world or better yet, make the world a better place?

Coming to the United States, I never really understood why people say "let's make America great again". Was America never a great country and at what point was it great? I would just like to understand more. #criminal-justice #social-work #political-science...

#social-media

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Angela Chan’s Avatar Elaine Sabra’s Avatar Hira Anum’s Avatar Kim Igleheart’s Avatar
Active Apr 23 '18 at 07:25 AM

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Posted by Haja K.’s Avatar Haja K.
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Angela Chan | Social services manager, Community advocate, Experienced in partnership ... Hi Hija: "Let's make America great again" is a tag line ...

Should I partake in mental health internships or criminal justice internships?

I'm asking to know if I should sign up for regular internships during college or ones that relate to my career? #psychology #criminal-justice #sociology...

#criminology

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:45 PM

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Posted by Nyjah  R.’s Avatar Nyjah R.
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Lauren J. Conibear | Career Advisor If you are sure of what you want to do I ...

What does it take to become a Forensic Sociologist?

I'm asking this question to understand the steps and what I need to do to become a forensic sociologist. I have a passion for both, criminal justice and sociology/psychology, so if I were to achieve this goal, I'd be ecstatic. #psychology #criminal-justice...

#sociology

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:45 PM

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Posted by Nyjah  R.’s Avatar Nyjah R.
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Kristina Kveselyte | Manager/Event Organizer/Master in Social Science/Expertise in Hospitality/Passion- Positivity ... Hello Nyjah, I hope you are going well!! A bachelor's degree ...

What are the most important skills and abilities required for a Forensic Toxicologist?

I am asking this question because in the future I want to be a Forensic Toxicologist and I want to be prepared with the right skills to get the job. #chemistry #criminal-justice #forensic-analysis...

#criminal-investigation

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Carol Kampf’s Avatar
Active Dec 08 '18 at 10:36 AM

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Posted by Trisha W.’s Avatar Trisha W.
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Carol Kampf | Recruiter Hi Trisha. While this is not a field that I have ...

Becoming a Border Patrol Agent is hard?

i want to become one and i would like to have some feedback....

#criminal-justice

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:43 PM

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Posted by Mireya V.’s Avatar Mireya V.
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Anup Sareen | Professional Now that we’ve outlined the process of how to apply for ...

Even if i had family that had problems with the government can i be a border patrol?

I am asking this because i'm worried about it because i don't know if the problem they had can influence me....

#criminal-justice

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Kim Igleheart’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:43 PM

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Posted by Mireya V.’s Avatar Mireya V.
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Kim Igleheart | Employment Counselor | Open Records Specialist Hi Mireya, It sort of depends on how close you are ...

Criminology major or education major?

If I major in criminology I want to minor in education and get endorsements for English as a second language and for special education. If I major in education I want to get both endorsements still and I would want to minor in criminology. Which way seems easier since they are both kind of big...

#special-education #education #criminal-justice #criminology

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Christina Marie Gonzalez’s Avatar Rachel Chace’s Avatar Michele Van Pelt’s Avatar
Active Apr 04 '18 at 04:58 PM

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Posted by Lolaestella C.’s Avatar Lolaestella C.
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Christina Marie Gonzalez | Certified Teacher of the Deaf K-12 & Elementary ... Hello, I can see that you're determined to make a change ...

Do you have to be a police officer to be a Crime Scene Investigator and what is the job description?

I am really considering to be a crime scene investigator, but I really would not like to be a police officer. I've research many descriptions of the job, but none have given me a straight forward answer. Can someone please help me understand? #criminal-justice #law-enforcement #forensic...

#police-officer #crime-scene-investigator

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Kim Igleheart’s Avatar James Duerer’s Avatar Douglas Lamz’s Avatar Brad Johnson’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:42 PM

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Posted by Sarah L.’s Avatar Sarah L.
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Kim Igleheart | Employment Counselor | Open Records Specialist http://agency.governmentjobs.com/sanantoniotx/default.cfm?action=viewclassspec&classSpecID=828611&viewOnly=yes See San Antonio PD Crime Scene Investigator, at the above ...

What are different law enforcement agencies positions on hiring someone who has illegally downloaded?

What are different law enforcement agencies positions on hiring someone who has illegally downloaded? If someone downloaded less than 150 songs and 2 movies when they were 13 would that disqualify them from any position in law enforcement in the future? #criminal-justice...

#law-enforcement

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Kevin Carr’s Avatar Joe Battle Sr’s Avatar Kim Igleheart’s Avatar Brad Johnson’s Avatar +1
Active Feb 12 '18 at 06:19 PM

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Posted by Christina A.’s Avatar Christina A.
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Kevin Carr | Police Application Specialist at City of Plano Police ... The others have given good answers. The only thing I'll add ...

What Liberal Arts school would you recommend for someone who would like to pursue a career in law?

I aspire to be a lawyer. I am currently in my 2nd year of high school (10th grade). Not sure which college to pick for my undergrad. I would prefer one in the North East region, since I live in Maryland. #college #teacher #law...

#criminal-justice

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Shameka D. Clair Esq.’s Avatar Ken Simmons’s Avatar
Active Feb 27 '18 at 01:06 PM

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Posted by Josiah B.’s Avatar Josiah B.
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Shameka D. Clair Esq. | Your Next Attorney Hello! I'm not to familiar with schools in the north east ...

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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Posted by Cayman W.’s Avatar Cayman W.
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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 is the difference between a court judge and justice?

I was wondering about the difference between the two. #criminal-justice #justice #judge...

#social-justice

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:39 PM

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Posted by Amy Z.’s Avatar Amy Z.
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Mohan Narayan A Judge presides over the lower courts like the district court ...

What is the career path to take to become a court judge or justice?

I am interested in this career. #law #criminal-justice #justice #judge...

#social-justice

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Paul V. Suppicich, Esq.’s Avatar Fuzzy Md’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:39 PM

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Posted by Amy Z.’s Avatar Amy Z.
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Paul V. Suppicich, Esq. | Immigration Attorney In order to become a judge or justice, one must first ...

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