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Step 1: Learn About the Law Enforcement Field

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Step 1: Learn About the Law Enforcement Field

Many people have a preconceived notion of law enforcement based on the sensational scenes shown on the news or at the movies. But what is it really like to be a street cop? Or a federal agent? Or a conservation officer? There are hundreds of career paths within law enforcement and all are done for the love of it – not for the promise of fortune or fame. Find out the basics about law enforcement here, including:

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    marinefiend2010

    about 5 years ago

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    I'd like to be a federal agent !!! i have about a year left on my degree in criminal intelligence which is around the same time my enlistment is up in the marine corps! but i might stay in and make a lateral move to military police

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    julius21

    about 5 years ago

    14 Comments

    MY MAIN GOAL. AND I ASSURE YOU I WILL ACHIEVED IT.

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    Rein84

    about 5 years ago

    4 Comments

    I'm ready hope to be there soon

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    brittany_vittorio

    about 5 years ago

    18 Comments

    I am ready to join!!!

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    MHatcher

    about 5 years ago

    2 Comments

    Im Ready.

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    Anonymous

    about 5 years ago

    This is also one of my biggest goals right now. I am a CJ student, and much of this is covered in the 1101 class work... its good to know that what they are teaching us in the books is true to form.

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    blose373

    about 5 years ago

    22 Comments

    so do i

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    lulu01x

    about 5 years ago

    10 Comments

    I SOO WANNA BE A COP!!! I LOVE HELPING PEOPLE AND DOING GOOD THINGS AND DOING WHATS GOOD FOR EVERYONE AROUND HERE!!!

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    av_hjhs

    about 5 years ago

    2 Comments

    I would like to do campus law enforcement. It's very interesting to me.

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    mdr

    about 5 years ago

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    I'm highly appriciated police activities in USA.I want to strat the law enforcement actuvities.I belive dadecation,honesty,Sinceratity,dutyfulness and commitment that is a police officer can do. I'm ready to strat as a correction officer. I need to get better suggestion about this position.

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    Rookie717

    about 5 years ago

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    Many people have common questions such as the ones in this article but the only difference is they leave their questions unanswered. Some people are afraid to go in person to ask particular questions that are essential to any law enforcement job. This article answers those questions for you. Law Enforcement has been on my mind for a while and I come from a family full of police officers. Gotta carry on the tradition one way or another.

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    courtneykamen

    about 5 years ago

    4 Comments

    it seems really interesting, but im still undecided on what career path i want to take.

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    FENIXANGEL56

    about 5 years ago

    42 Comments

    VERY NICE JOB YOU MAKE GUYS, I 'LL WILL LOVE TO BE THERE!!!

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    KevinC_09

    about 5 years ago

    18 Comments

    Nice information. Joinining the police is one of my biggest goals right now. It's something I would really like to do.

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    Luvbug20505

    about 5 years ago

    2 Comments

    How hard is it to get on the force with a felony on my record from when I was younger and stupid?

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