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  Officer (armed forces) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A Warrant Officer may be simply a high-ranking non-commissioned officer whose position has been affirmed by warrant from the bureaucracy directing the force (as in the navies of the British Commonwealth), or may be a separate grade altogether (as in the United States armed forces).
In the United States military, Warrant Officers are officers who, instead of being at the command position of a given unit, are usually instead focused on their technical expertise in a given field - helicopter pilots and IT specialists, for example.
Officers, non-commissioned officers, and junior ranks in almost every country of the world are segregated along the lines of the Prussian system of messing, where eating facilities, accommodation, and social facilities are kept separate to ensure relations between various ranks stay strictly professional.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Officer_(armed_forces)   (1032 words)

 Officer - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Officer of Arms · First officer · Great Officer of State · Bank officer
Paul Officer (born 1940), British police officer and former Personal Protection Officer (bodyguard) to the Prince of Wales.
This is a disambiguation page: a list of articles associated with the same title.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Officer   (146 words)

 Legal Definition of Officer
Judicial officers; whose duties are to decide controversies between individuals, and accusations made in the name of the public against persons charged with a violation of the law.
Officers are required to exercise the functions which belong to their respective offices.
Some officers may bear both characters; for example, a clergyman is a public officer when he acts in the performance of such a public duty as the marriage of two individuals and he is merely a private person when he acts in his more ordinary calling of teaching his congregation.
www.lectlaw.com /def2/o010.htm   (300 words)

 Off-Duty Officer Accidentally Shoots Mother: Top News Stories at Officer.com
Fearing someone had broken in, the officer retrieved his issued firearm and discharged it when he encountered the person he thought was the intruder.
The officer's mother was transported to a nearby hospital where she was treated for non-life-threatening injuries.
In accordance with police procedure, the officer was placed on administrative leave pending the outcome of the investigation.
www.officer.com /article/article.jsp?id=32453&siteSection=1   (202 words)

 GoArmy.com > Army ROTC > Career Paths > Officer Careers & Specialties
The role of a Field Artillery Officer is to be a leader in operations specific to the Field Artillery Branch and to be an expert in the tactics, techniques and procedures for the employment of fire support systems.
Officers are leaders, and being a leader in the Army requires certain qualities such as self-discipline, initiative, confidence and intelligence.
Officers in the Finance Corps make sure commercial vendors are paid, contractual payments are met, balancing and projecting budgets, paying Soldiers for their service and other financial matters associated with keeping the Army running.
www.goarmy.com /RotcViewCareers.do   (1013 words)

 YOJOE.COM | Cobra Officer
When the new version of Cobra Officer was released in 1983, the straight-arms were replaced with arms that could swivel at the bicep.
The same arms of Cobra Officer were recolored and used to create the arms of Cobra Commander.
In the United Kingdom and Europe, the swivel-arm version was recolored in fl and gray and released with the Wolverine missle tank as Hunter.
www.yojoe.com /action/82/cobraofficer.shtml   (462 words)

Russ Reiker's tragic story is closely mirrored throughout by the circumstances leading to the death of one of his closest friends, and fellow officer.
In this gripping new non-fiction novel a veteran Phoenix Police Officer is driven to the brink of mental collapse...
An intense recounting, which discloses the officer's thought process as he makes repetitive, split-second, life and death decisions that have life-long effects on the people involved.
999officerdown.com   (491 words)

 Escrow Officer - Title, Escrow Q & A - Questions and Answers for Nevada
The escrow officer is there to follow the instructions given by the principals in the escrow.
It is human nature to error on occasion, but your escrow officer has the background, training, education, support and systems in place necessary in order to accomplish the objectives of the escrow instructions.
Even if you expect to pay for the Escrow Officer, for the service and the recording of the document, an error, is never worth a career change or a lien for the loss to the title company against her personal home (Escrow Officers pay for all financial losses from their own pocket.
escrowofficer.net /EscrowQA.html   (3134 words)

 cbs4.com - Police Station Intimidation-Parts 1 and 2
Most police officers are a credit to the badge, serving the community and the people who pay their salary, getting criminals off the street, making the community safer for everyone.
But on occasion, a police officer and a member of the public they serve don’t see eye to eye, and the citizen feels a need to complain.
officer: So you're not going to tell me who you are, you're not going to tell me what the problem is. You're not going to identify yourself.
cbs4.com /topstories/local_story_033170755.html   (1779 words)

 Army Warrant Officer Definitions - Warrant Officers Heritage Foundation
An officer appointed by warrant with the requisite authority pursuant to assignment level and position given by the Secretary of the Army.
CW3s are commissioned officers with the requisite authority pursuant to assignment level and position as given by the President of the U.S..
CW4s are commissioned officers with the requisite authority pursuant to assignment level and position as given by the President of the U.S..
www.penfed.org /usawoa/WOHERITAGE/ArmyWOdefined.htm   (1461 words)

 TBIFOC: Officer   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Jack Oliver, the Houston police officer preparing to undergo gender reassignment surgery, says the reaction from colleagues has been mostly positive since coming out to the department last week.
It's a look fellow officers won't see at work until the sergeant officially becomes "Julia Christine" Oliver after a legal name change, Oliver's attorney said.
Okay, so maybe I'm being goofy and chuckleheaded over this, but when a city is 800 officers down and your chief is utterly oblivious to the problem, desperate times call for desperate measures.
isfullofcrap.com /oldcrap/2006/06/officer.html   (617 words)

 TA Officer Role   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
As a TA Officer you are responsible for leading, managing and motivating highly skilled soldiers.
Becoming a Specialist Officer in the TA is a great way of combining your civilian expertise with life as an Army officer.
However, the upper age limit is higher for Specialist Officers than for the rest of the TA, so even if you are over 32, you may still apply for a commission.
www.armyjobs.mod.uk /TerritorialArmy/Officer/TheRole   (349 words)

 Officer Cheryl Wiggins awarded
Officer Wiggins has been a department member since 1983 and is assigned to the Cutler Ridge District.
On Sept. 9, 1998, Officer Wiggins responded to a the in-progress call at a residence in south Miami-Dade County.
Officer Wiggins discharged her weapon, striking the subject in the torso.
www.cnews.8k.com /june99/june4/local8.htm   (273 words)

 Officer Down Police and Law Enforcement Memorial Flag
"Officer Down in the line of duty." These are words that no one in the police and law enforcement community ever wants to hear.
flag is dedicated to each and every police and law enforcement officer who has lost their life in the line of duty, and it should be flown proudly to commemorate their sacrifices.
May each police and law enforcement officer, who has fallen in the line of duty, never be forgotten.
www.officersdown.com   (160 words)

 U.S. 1860 Naval Officer's Cutlasses with Twisted Wire Leather Grip and Leather Scabbard with Frog from Stanley London
Officers while aboard a warship preferred the short 26 inch cutlass to the longer decorative 32 - 34 inch sword.
The highest rank that an enlisted person can achieve is the Chief Petty Officer rank, and while the Chief Petty Officer is technically an enlisted person (in charge of all enlisted persons), the Chief Petty Officer, as well as all Officers ARE AUTHORIZED TO wear this Officer's Cutlass.
The standard 1860 Naval Cutlass was furnished to the enlisted men at no cost but the Chief Petty Officer could purchase and wear this 1860 Officer's Cutlass.
www.stanleylondon.com /cutlass1860-Officers.htm   (589 words)

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Truth of the matter is, Officer was meant to be a copy of the baap of all Hitchcock thrillers, Vertigo, but strays form the trodden path and ends up no place at all.
Even the least intelligent Bollywood buff can predict that the lady forgets about her hubby dear and promptly falls in love with this tough-as-nails officer, leading to the routine song and dance sequences.
The traumatized officer escapes to Goa for a change of scene but there’s no respite — he bumps into Meenal once again, but she refuses to recognize him.
www.mtvindia.com /mtv/movies/reviews/officer   (399 words)

 GoArmy.com > About the Army > Ranks & Insignia
Below are the various Army ranks—for Enlisted Soldiers as well as Warrant Officers and Officers.
As a senior Lieutenant, they are often selected to be the Executive Officer of a company-sized unit (110 to 140 personnel).
Serves as primary Staff Officer for brigade and task force command regarding personnel, logistical and operational missions.
www.goarmy.com /about/ranks_insignia_officer.jsp   (392 words)

 CHP officer killed by alleged drunk driving suspect - Law Enforcement News
As you remember these fallen officers, take comfort in recalling that they dedicated their lives to the same principles of honor, duty and courage that brought you to the badge.
He was the sixth CHP officer killed in the line of duty in the last five months.
In the most recent CHP death, 36-year-old officer Earl Scott was fatally shot during a routine traffic stop on Feb. 17 near Modesto.
www.policeone.com /officer-down/125445   (764 words)

 Justice For Police Officer Daniel Faulkner   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
One even stated that Jamal took the time to bend down and fire the final shot into the wounded officer's face from less than a foot away and that the officer's "whole body jerked" when the shot hit his face.
If the officer was shot by a "phantom killer," as Jamal's lawyers contend, he would have shot the gunman, not Jamal.
The rifling characteristics of the bullet removed from Officer Faulkner's brain showed that it was fired from a barrel with 8 lands and grooves and a right hand direction of twist.
www.danielfaulkner.com /Pages/considerfacts.html   (1172 words)

 Officer Personnel Management - CGPC
Numerous officers displayed outstanding leadership and made significant contributions in the wake of recent hurricanes.
Many of these officers were acting in a TAD capacity and therefore present the host command with important performance documentation requirements.
The request is forwarded to the Officer Assignment Branch (CGPC-opm-2) and reviewed by the appropriate detailer(s) and the Chief of Officer Assignments.
www.uscg.mil /hq/cgpc/opm/opmmain.htm   (611 words)

It follows studies of the commissioned officer corps (Phase I) and the Non-commissioned officer corps (Phase II), the results of which have been previously released.
The warrant officer study concludes the Army must make fundamental changes in the warrant officer cohort to support full spectrum operations.
At the heart of the change is a complete integration of warrant officers into the larger officer corps, a process begun in the 1980s but never completed.
www.army.mil /features/ATLDPWO/default.htm   (193 words)

 Officer Candidates
During the war, it was found necessary to interrupt the studies of certain specialist officer candidates undergoing veterinary, medical or engineering studies, and have them serve in field units as probationary officers ranked equivalent to Leutnant.
For officer candidates equivalent to NCOs, the suffix (OA) was used, short for Offizieranwärter (Officer Candidate).
Indicated a candidate having passed either an Officer Candidate course, or passed the Final Professional Examination at a Military Academy (Medical, Veterinary or Engineering), and was serving a two month probationary period in a Field Army unit before finally being promoted to officer.
www.deutschesoldaten.com /ranks/fahnrich.htm   (966 words)

 Officer | Official Recruiting Site for the U.S. Marine Corps
Marine officers are more than simply leaders; they are leaders of Marines —; confident, determined decision makers that command the respect of others.
Marine Corps Officers are directly responsible for the welfare and performance of the men and women they command.
Because of the enormous responsibility given to Marine Corps Officers, it is critical that college coursework toward a bachelor's degree is underway or completed before beginning the officer commissioning programs.
www.marines.com /page/Officer-Candidate.jsp   (197 words)

 Surface Ships: Officer: Careers & Jobs: Navy
As a Surface Warfare Officer, managing and motivating personnel, assuming responsibility for multimillion-dollar systems and equipment and gaining valuable insight from traveling the world will provide you with experience that is invaluable to employers in the private sector.
Surface Warfare Officers are the leaders onboard the world’s most powerful vessels, managing professional and highly trained Sailors to maintain and operate the ship’s systems.
As a Navy Officer, education and training is an integral and ongoing part of your career.
www.navy.com /officer/surfaceships   (913 words)

 Officer: Careers & Jobs: Navy
U.S. Navy Officers are some of the most well-respected men and women who serve our country.
If you’re a student or graduate of a four-year college or university who possesses leadership skills and determination, you may be eligible to become an Officer in the Navy.
Try the Officer Planner tool for a step-by-step overview of what to expect when becoming an Officer.
www.navy.com /officer   (163 words)

 Navy Officer Manpower and Personnel Classification, NAVPERS 15839I, Major Code Structures, Part A, Billet and Officer ...
  Officers of the staff of the Regular Navy and Naval Reserve appointed to chief warrant officer for the performance of duty in the technical fields indicated by former enlisted rating groups.
     The officer billet designator codes are four‑digit numbers used to identify the primary naval specialty qualifications required of the billet incumbent and to administratively categorize officer billets for proper management and identification.
The officer designator codes are four‑digit numbers used to group officers by categories for personnel accounting and administrative purposes and to identify the status of officers.
buperscd.technology.navy.mil /bup_updt/508/OfficerClassification/i/PT_A.htm   (1351 words)

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