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Step 10: Hit the Streets

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Step 10: Hit the Streets

You’ve finally been cut loose and your FTO is no longer breathing down your back. But you’re still a rookie. Here are some tips that will help you get through your first year:

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    ZACKC

    almost 7 years ago

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    great article very informing for anyone lookiong to become an officer job WELL DONE

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    Knuckles

    almost 7 years ago

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    This is the greatest reading material I have read. I am not a police officer yet, but this seems like very precise and accurate key points. Job well done to the one who created this 10 Step Guide of Becoming a Police Officer.

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    HEYSARGE

    almost 7 years ago

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    good reading

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    Gauzer

    almost 7 years ago

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    10. Put your car in park.

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    lightspeed6000

    almost 7 years ago

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    i like this.. thogh i have run into a few rookies that dont follow some of these. he was a jerk but i knew that it was just because he was new so i didnt take it personal. plus i have never had a record.

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