Career Questions tagged Law Enforcement

There are multiple different types of law enforcement careers. Police officers, support positions, FBI are the most popular, but there are much more.

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Bryan T. Jan 16, 2018 256 views

Will joining the police force after college affect my job placement?

I'm in a music business program to hopefully work in a recording studio and run FOH audio for bands, and I'm curious if joining the police force right after school would affect my opportunities in these fields. #audio-engineering #production #music #law-enforcement #police...


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Regan O. Jan 16, 2018 228 views

Is wanting to become an FBI agent too unreasonable for someone who’s not a genius?

I want to work for the FBI but I’m not sure if it’s possible. #criminal-justice #criminology #law-enforcement...


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Tyler W. Jan 16, 2018 254 views
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Tierra J. Jan 16, 2018 208 views
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liz M. Jan 12, 2018 265 views

After college what does it take to become a police officer?

i am a student in high school and i am trying to figure out what it takes to be a #police #police-and-law-enforcement...


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Renne S. Jan 11, 2018 364 views

What should I do in order to work with the FBI? #FBI

I am really interested in becoming a special agent and would like to know how one becomes one. I am wondering how many years of college I should do and I am wondering where I should go. I am willing to go out of California, but have no idea if the FBI looks at the state your college is in....

#police-and-law-enforcement #investigations #law-enforcement #fbi

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Sierra I. Apr 14, 2018 183 views

Hardships to expect being transgender in the workplace?

I'm considering a career in #law-enforcement but I'm nervous that being #transgender or #lgbtqa will effect my chances at getting a decent job within this field. Is there anything I should know...

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Candace (A.K.A Kelsey) O. Sep 01, 2017 256 views

What is generally expected of a Forensic Scientist?

I've wanted to go into forensics for a while and I want to know a little more about it. #forensic-science #forensics #law-enforcement...


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bilquis F. May 07, 2016 909 views

How do I become an IPS officer?

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Kailey K. Mar 25, 2018 295 views

Is it worth it to get a Master's in Law Enforcement?

I'm currently attending Western Illinois University. About a quarter of the entire student body are Law Enforcement majors. I feel like a lot of the professors are pushing students to get a Master's Degree in Law Enforcement. How beneficial do you think this would be? #masters-degree...

#leja #police #college-major #law-enforcement

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Kailey K. Mar 25, 2018 182 views

What does an aspiring cop have to look forward to in the coming years?

With public relations and police seemingly at odds, what does someone aspiring to join the force have to look forward to? It seems like the swinging pendulum is going fast and faster between liking the police and hating them. The pendulum swing is normal over time, but due to the 24-hour news...

#criminal-justice #police #law-enforcement

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Medea W. Jan 23, 2018 158 views

How do I get a job as a psychologist in law enforcement?

Ever since I saw Dr. Sweets in Bones and the show Lie to Me I thought it would be a really cool job to be able to get to help out with criminal profiling and interrogations. Do I just need to get a psychology degree to get the job or do I need to double major in something else as well?...

#administration-of-justice #law-enforcement #psychology

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Megan C. Jan 24, 2018 448 views

As a criminal profiler, do you get fulfillment and joy from your job?

I am interested in pursuing a career in criminal profiling, however I know the burnout rates in a job such as this could be high. I have spent a lot of time researching this profession, but I wasn't able to find many answers about the emotional aspect of it. And the little exposure I have had...

#criminal-justice #burnout #law-enforcement #criminalprofiling #criminology

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Mariela G. Jan 28, 2018 234 views

Does being a CSI mean you'll constantly be called in to work at any time of the day?

I want to be CSI but I don't want to a workaholic . Plus, I plan to have a family in the future, and I don;t want my job to interfere with the quality time I'll have with my family. #csi #law-enforcement #police-and-law-enforcement...


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Margaret C. Jan 23, 2018 322 views

What is a day in the life of an FBI agent like?

I think I would like to have a law-enforcement career, but I'm not sure which one. FBI seems the most likely, but I'd like to know what the job is really like. #law-enforcement...


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Muhammad K. Jan 22, 2018 297 views

How much physical training do you need to be a law enforcement officer?

I see myself going into Law Enforcement because it something interesting cause i don't have to sit around i can move around a lot ....


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William G. Jan 19, 2018 222 views

Are emergency service based jobs worth it?

I am debating if I should do this, but the problem is, I don't know if it is worth getting into with the work hours and dangers. #emergency-medicine #hospital-and-health-care #firefighting #law-enforcement #isitworthit...


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Mark D. Jan 19, 2018 204 views

How can I become a environmental/wildlife enforcement officer?

My ultimate goal is to become an environmental enforcement or wildlife enforcement officer for Environment and Climate Change Canada. I have so many questions about this position (what's the hiring process like? what is a typical day in the job? what is the pay? do I have to relocate to...

#environmental-compliance #law-enforcement #environmental #environment #environmental-services

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Zair C. Jan 16, 2018 205 views

What classes should I have in college for me to have a higher chance to be excepted into law enforcement and to have a better pay grade

I’m asking because I want to have the best chance for my dream job to succeed and the best pay check I can receive....


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Zair C. Jan 16, 2018 184 views

What’s the steps of becoming homocide detective

My dream has always to be a homocide detective I was introduced in law inforcement by my grandfather and I got into it. Now I I don’t know where to start to make this a reality....


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Jennifer S. Jan 16, 2018 236 views

What's a good major to pursue if I want to have a "back up" career?

I want to study psychology, criminology, marketing/accounting, or sociology. Eventually I want to become an FBI Agent. I know there are people who don't stay in the same career all their life or sometimes their careers even fail. What's a good major I can pursue that will guarantee me a job in...

#fbi-agent #social-media-marketing #law-enforcement #career-choice #money #women-in-business #choosing-a-major #financial-stability #sociology #psychology

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Jennifer S. Jan 16, 2018 241 views

How do I know if I will enjoy becoming an FBI agent? Or if I'll be good at it or successful?

I love watching TV shows related to law enforcement, whether it's from the perspective of a criminal or law enforcer. I wanted to become an FBI Agent ever since my brother was murdered and for some reason it really interests me that they solve different kinds of cases all over the United...

#fbi-agent #law-enforcement #success #federal-agent #law #fbi

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Meghan B. Jan 15, 2018 1576 views

Can you have tattoos and still become an FBI Agent?

My career goal is to become an FBI Agent, but I'm not sure if I can be in the FBI if I have tattoos. Will I just have to cover them up, or am I not allowed to have them all, or is it no big deal as long as they are appropriate? #career...


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Michael C. Jan 03, 2018 394 views
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Armando T. Dec 20, 2017 338 views

What are some jobs relevant to cyber security that I can acquire while attending graduate school ?

I'm in my first year of my cybersecurity graduate program and I want to obtain a part-time job working in roles related to cybersecurity. I'm wondering what kinds of positions I should be looking for that will allow me to obtain relevant experience. I would like something that will better...

#web-development #cyber-security #law-enforcement #information-technology #cyber #law

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samuel M. Nov 13, 2017 403 views

What is a cop?

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khalil M. Nov 13, 2017 443 views

what training does a cop go through?

that is what I want to be #cop #law-enforcement...


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joseph V. Nov 16, 2017 369 views

How do I become a police officer when I grow up

My whole I've been dreaming of being a police officer. What do I need to do to be one. How many years does it take to train and become a police officer. #police-and-law-enforcement #law-enforcement...


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Brenda R. Nov 08, 2017 354 views