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Top 25 Cities for Cops

Top 25 Cities for Cops


Few professions are as tied to their city as law enforcement. Everything from population growth to the job rate had a direct impact on the daily routine of a police officer.

Understanding the overall health and standard of living in a city can make a big difference during one’s career. Sure a high starting salary is nice, but that’s only part of what your current or future hometown will offer you.

So, which cities currently offer the most overall value for officers?

The Criteria

We compiled this list based on cities’ growth rates, average salaries, costs of living and job prospects.

Whether you are just finishing up a degree and looking for a department, or are a seasoned LEO and are simply curious to see where your hometown ranks, read on to see which cities made the list.

The List: City #25 >>

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