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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Bruce W. Feb 08, 2017 586 views

How much money do police officers make per year?

I'm interested in becoming a police officer someday. How much money do police officers make? #police #law-enforcement...


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Trinity C. Feb 08, 2017 606 views

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...


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Emma R. Feb 02, 2017 428 views

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...


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Emma R. Feb 02, 2017 2129 views

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...


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Katherine S. Feb 02, 2017 524 views

homicide detective

How long do you work? What kind of degree would you recommend the most for this kind of job? What kind of physical training do you need? How many years of collage? #law-enforcement...


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Angelina P. Jan 25, 2017 505 views

What one thing would you have wanted to know about your job before you started?

Hey! If you could know one thing about your job before you actually started your job, what would it be? #business #teaching #nursing #medicine #healthcare #law...


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Khwezi M. Jan 12, 2017 578 views

Hi . I am really concerned about my future at the moment. I have always wanted to do something in the Communication Science/Media field but I have learnt that it's contaminated right now. I'm confused. I am thinking of doing something in Law.

I'm asking because I don't know what to do . I need to know ASAP because I'm choosing subjects at school and I'm really confused. I'm bad at math but I'm sticking with pure math because I believe it opens more doors in University so I'll try it but I'm scared . I'm a very good speaker and a...

#teaching #marketing #media-production #communications #law-enforcement #real-estate #law #media

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Sarah L. Jan 11, 2017 3640 views

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...


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Vanessa M. Dec 13, 2016 437 views

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...


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Naomi P. Nov 08, 2016 533 views

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...


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Amanda D. Nov 03, 2016 723 views

I am a Freshman in college and majoring in criminal justice, but not sure if that is the right move for me. How should I find out if something else would be better? I am really stuck and getting frustrated.

I am majoring in criminal justice with a concentration in law enforcement. I really like the crime shows and understand most of the things going on in my CJ classes. Although, I do not have the feeling as if this is my dream job. I need some advice as to what I could do to see if something...

#career-path #lawyer #career #law-enforcement

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Al I. Oct 30, 2016 431 views

What big name college give you a terrible undergraduate education for the price?

I have heard from many people that undergraduate education from big name clooedges can be terrible because the school focuses mostly on the graduate students. #computer-science #music #mathematics...


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Cheyanne B. Oct 24, 2016 735 views

Whats the best major if you want to be a detective?

I have wanted to be a detective for a while but I have no idea what I should major in to become one. #college #majors #law-enforcement #college-majors #help #advice...


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KC A. Oct 11, 2016 565 views

Police or Doctor? How about both?

I'm taking forensic science on Tigerwoods. There's a lot going on my mind right now. Should I be a doctor or police? Is there anything such as both? I want to be a police who would risk her life on anything, investigate the crime scene, analyzing fingerprints, know how to use gun etc. at the...

#law-enforcement #forensic-science #medicine #police

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Michael G. Sep 28, 2016 1122 views
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Sarah L. Sep 21, 2016 1601 views

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...

#crime-scene-investigator #police-officer

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Bethany O. Sep 01, 2016 1675 views

What is a useful language to learn if I want to have a career in law enforcement?

Specifically, I'm considering a career in the FBI or CIA; however, answers about useful languages for working in local law enforcement would also be appreciated. Thanks! #law-enforcement...


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Christina A. Aug 27, 2016 618 views

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...


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Daniel L. Aug 19, 2016 547 views

When is the right time to go to grad school? (Master's Program)

I am about to graduate from University of South Florida in Spring 2017. I am asking because I plan to get my master's in Criminology and Public Admin. but do not have enough saved up for it. #graduate-school #law-enforcement #criminology #student-counseling...


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Amy Z. Jul 22, 2016 1158 views

What are important characteristics of a lawyer?

I was curious about the desirable traits of a lawyer. #law #lawyer #law-enforcement...


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Anna H. Jul 13, 2016 1144 views

How did you figure out what you wanted your career to be?

I know a lot of students struggle with what they are going to do in life, I know I sure do. It would help to have direction on how to find your passion or inspiration #teaching #law #management #accounting #law-enforcement #government #arts...


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Anna H. Jul 13, 2016 1448 views

Does having a boss bother you?

A lot of people don't like to be told what to do, while others appreciate some direction from others. I'm interested to know what people think #computer-software #teaching #law-enforcement...


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Christina A. Jul 12, 2016 728 views

What college minors are good for law enforcement?

I'm looking at a career in law enforcement. What college minors would be helpful in law enforcement alongside a Criminal Justice degree? #college #criminal-justice...


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Christina A. Jul 11, 2016 1597 views

What qualifications are needed to be promoted to a detective?

What qualifications are needed to be promoted to a detective after you become a police officer? Generally, how long does it take to receive the promotion? #police #criminal-justice...


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Christina A. Jul 06, 2016 938 views

What types of internships would look good on law enforcement applications?

I am pursuing a career in law enforcement. I know internships look good on resumes, but what kind of internships? #college #internships #police #criminal-justice #resume...


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Christina A. Jul 06, 2016 2479 views

Is French a good language to become fluent in and minor in?

I want to pursue a career in law enforcement after I graduate from college. I know that being fluent in different languages increases your chance of being hired. I am looking forward to becoming fluent in college. However, people keep telling me French is not a good language to minor in because...

#college #language #college-minor #criminal-justice #french #law-enforcement

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Christina A. Jul 05, 2016 679 views

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

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Jacky S. May 28, 2016 780 views

How can going to college help me advance my career in law enforcement?

I am thinking about a career in law enforcement and since many positions only require a high school diploma I was wondering if going to college or a university can help me get a higher rank in law enforcement. #police...


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Lauren N. May 25, 2016 1564 views

Is it possible to be a police officer before you finish college? Is it something I could do while taking classes in forensics, just to get experience? What are the best colleges for forensic science or psychology? Or even criminology?

I am currently looking into a career relating to forensics and criminology. I am not sure exactly what I want to do yet, but would love to explore options. #law-enforcement...


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jovanny H. May 24, 2016 572 views