Articles Filed Under 'Plan Your Career'

Monday, June 27th, 2011

Today is National PTSD Awareness Day

Today is National PTSD Awareness Day in the United States and should be a call to action for law enforcement to begin discussions about PTSD within our organizations, and begin the processes needed to manage and treat this disorder which plagues so many within our ranks.

Monday, April 25th, 2011

Call for Model Law Enforcement Policies

we are looking for policies on “Law Enforcement Peer Support Programs”, “Law Enforcement Family Support Programs”, “Law Enforcement Crisis Intervention Programs” and any policies that deal with the intervention and recovery process when dealing with an officer or employee who might be slipping and needs some help

Monday, October 4th, 2010

Police Beatings: Balancing Anarchy and Tyranny

One message for cops is that you can’t lose sight of the fact that you are the government and the Constitution was created to protect the people from you.

Tuesday, July 20th, 2010

Excellent Webcast on “Survivor’s Guilt” from C.O.P.S.

Excellent Webcast on “Survivor Guilt and It’s Effect on Coworkers” from Concerns of Police Survivors (C.O.P.S.)

Wednesday, July 7th, 2010

ASU Now Offers Criminal Justice Courses Online

ASU’s graduates will be well equipped and competitively positioned for careers in Law Enforcement, Corrections, Probation, Parole, Legal offices, Court personnel, Victim/Witness advocate agencies and Private Security.

Tuesday, April 20th, 2010

Police Officers Arrested – What’s the Problem?

officers are getting arrested every day all around the globe and maybe we as a profession need to start talking more seriously about how we can successfully navigate and survive this career called law enforcement.

Thursday, March 4th, 2010

Things That Might Get You Fired as a Police Officer

During our interview we talked about things that could get you fired or ruin your law enforcement career. They included: Improper Vehicle Operations, Wrongful Use of Force Issues, Kicking in the Wrong Door, False Arrest or False Imprisonment Situations, Improper Jail Operations, The Creation or Violation of Special Relationships, Problems with Ethics & Integrity, Job Based Harassment.

Monday, February 8th, 2010

Crisis Intervention for Police Officers

Safe Call Now works with over 400 volunteers to help law enforcement officers, fire fighters and other emergency service workers navigate through any crisis that might challenge their lives and careers.

Friday, January 29th, 2010

Visual Listening with author Rik D. Middleton

Author Rik D. Middleton wrote the book at the urging of a friend who is with the Glendale California S.W.A.T. team

Thursday, October 15th, 2009

Getting Broken in on the Job at C.O.P.S.

at the C.O.P.S. Spouses’ Retreat Tiffany explained, “I am here because my husband, George, age 23, went to work with the Phoenix, Arizona, Police Department one night and never came back.