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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Diandre' B. May 05, 2016

Could I go straight into Law Enforcememt, when I get out of high school?

I am an explorer and is trying to set my career path #law #police...


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Diandre' B. May 04, 2016

Do you need law enforcement background such as security and etc. to be a good cop

I am an explorer and is trying to set my career path #law #police...


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Diandre' B. May 04, 2016

Do you go to college, then B.L.E.T( Basic Law Enforcement Training)

I am an explorer and is trying to set my career path #law #police...


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Will V. Apr 15, 2016

What Majors would be beneficial for the CIA to scout me in college? Or even a career in federal law enforcement, for example FBI, ATF, DEA?

Aspiring U.S. Army Green Beret. Boston Collegiate Charter School Sophomore. Lover of Freedom and Lacrosse. God bless America. #military...


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Joe M. Apr 13, 2016

What college would you recommend for criminal justice majors?

I am a sophomore in high school in Boston and I am interested in the criminal justice field, but I do not know the best colleges for this major. I would like to stay in the state of MA if possible. #criminal-justice...


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Jensen E. Dec 10, 2015

what is the starting salary for a police officer in oakland?

I am interested in being a police officer #law...


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Brooke M. Nov 25, 2015

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...

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

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Claiborne F. Oct 28, 2015

How would i get into a law school?

I want to take up law enforcement #law...


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Bridget M. May 18, 2015

What are colleges in Massachusetts that have good law-enforcement programs?

I'm a sophomore in high school and looking to pursue a career as a cop when I'm older. I'm from Boston, and am wondering what schools around here have average programs. #police #law-enforcement...


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Ricardo S. May 06, 2015

To become a police officer do you need to major in criminal justice?

I'm interested in becoming a law enforcement officer and would like to know what type of majors would help me accomplish this. #college #criminal-justice #law-enforcement...


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Luis C. Mar 23, 2015

What majors would fit a law enforcement career?

Im asking this question because I've heard that you would want to major in business such as Public Administration or Public Relations. #law #police...


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Keion H. Mar 17, 2015

I am interested in joining the law enforcement as a Patrol Officer. I would love to know how your experience has been doing the job or working towards it.

As I was growing up till now in 10th grade, I've heard about good and bad police and I would like to be a good cop and help protect people because the feeling that you get from helping others is truly exhilarating. I also like to handle guns, but not to kill other beings. I'm a little nervous...

#military #law-enforcement #police-officer

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Gisely T. Feb 26, 2015

Should I have a law enforcement career or a medical career?

Ever since I was a little girl I wanted to be a police officer but after years of thinking I actually think I might have a medical career. I still want to be a police officer but being an obstetrician (baby doctor) is now a big option. #medical #police #law-enforcement...


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Carol R. Dec 30, 2014

How do I decide which career is best for me?

I am currently in 11th grade. I'm planning on going to college and I'm willing to get a PhD if it will have an impact on my career choice. My problem is that I have a variety of interests and I'm having a tough time deciding which path to take. I want to do something that will require me to be...

#forensics #chemistry #biology #college #law-enforcement

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Ossie W. Nov 25, 2014

What would I have to major in to get a job on homeland security? And what does a job in homeland security entail?

I am currently a junior in high school and have always been interested in some kind of job with the government or military. I grew up under the influence of my grandfather who was enlisted in the navy during the Vietnam war and and have since aspired to enlist or obtain a job related to the...

#homeland-security #military #national-security #fbi #police #law-enforcement

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Jose-Luis R. Nov 21, 2014

How do you destress as a police officer on a tough day at work?

Im interested in how police officers deal with day to day problems and how they over come them. #police #law-enforcement...


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Eric J. Apr 08, 2014

What's a good decision after getting out of the Military?

I was always deciding into being in the U.S Army or Marines something like that, so I was always thinking being in the Military to do service for years or do some years and become a police officer after the Military. #law-enforcement...


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Eric J. Apr 08, 2014

What are other career opportunities involving Law enforcement?

I'm curious of what I want to know about what different careers are related into Law Enforcement because I am undecided in what I want to do for a career but I think it's what I really want to do....


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Eric J. Apr 07, 2014

In what situation in your life did you want to become a Police officer?

In many public areas in the US, some areas have crime everywhere but it isn't an easy decision in your life to commit to protect the public. Many people may have an opinion to why they joined. For example, personal experience that had someone become a police officer , a way to give back to the...

#police #law-enforcement

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NA N. Mar 12, 2014

What is a forensics science technician?

I am asking this question because I am not sure what that is. #law-enforcement #forensics...


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Eric S. Mar 10, 2014

What influenced you to pursue a career in law enforcement?

I am strongly considering a career in law enforcement. I am in the 11th grade. I want to know how other people were influenced to work in this field. #law #police #law-enforcement #officer...


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Eric S. Mar 05, 2014

How do you keep your composure while in stressful situations on the job?

I am in the 11th grade. I have family members in in law enforcement and I am really interested in the field. I want to know what it takes to be a police officer. #police...


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LidiaCodman1 . Sep 07, 2012

What colleges are recommended the most to know enough about criminal justice to become a police officer?

I am a 10th grader. I am still trying to figure out what i want to major in. By me knowing the colleges that are the most recommended and also colleges that now a days police officers have been to it would help a lot; because i might major in criminal justice. Any location would be fine...

#criminal #crime #college-selection #criminal-justice #law-enforcement

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StevenCodman4 . Sep 07, 2012

Whats is the basic job of a forensic scientist?

I want to know this because i see lots of shows involving forensics and if it fits would want to make this a career #law-enforcement...


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Nshirley . May 23, 2012

What do I need to do to get started on criminal profiling?

I've seen several television shows that incorporate criminal profiling and I realize that some of these shows may exaggerate the process that is taken to incriminate someone. One show that I watch is Criminal Minds, and this show has really sparked my interest. Even though this show may stretch...

#criminal #crime #criminal-justice #law #police #lawyers #law-enforcement

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DestinyCodman2 . Feb 07, 2012

To become a lawyer that represents people in front of a judge how many years of law school do you have to do?

i know that there are different types of lawyers but i'm most interested in the lawyers that go in front of a judge on a daily basis? #law-enforcement...


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CareerVillage . Dec 30, 2011

What is the career path to get a job at a metropolitan police department?

I'm very interested in law enforcement, and I want to work for a police department in a city. What is the career path to working in a metropolitan police department? #police #career-paths...