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  MSP - Police Officer and Fire Fighter Survivor Tuition Act
Further, the deceased police officer must have been a sheriff or sheriff deputy, village or township marshal, a police officer of any city, village, or township, an officer of the state police, or any other police officer trained and certified pursuant to the Commission on Law Enforcement Standards Act.
Provide satisfactory evidence to the Department of State Police that the applicant is an eligible child or surviving spouse of a police officer or firefighter killed in the line of duty.
Be certified by the financial aid officer of the eligible college or university that the waiver is needed to meet education expenses.
www.michigan.gov /msp/0,1607,7-123-1593_26646-83066--,00.html   (779 words)

  
  Police officer - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A police officer (also known as a constable in some countries) is employed in most cases by national, state/provincial or municipal governments and has the responsibility (or duty) of enforcing federal, state/provincial laws along with municipal/city ordinances.
Police officers are required to keep notes of all situations in which they take action and appear as witnesses during both criminal prosecutions and civil litigation.
Police officers are constantly being faced with the unknown and the unpredictable.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Police_officer   (1937 words)

  
 Police - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Police are the enforcers of the state, with the responsibility of maintaining "law" and order (law enforcement), and also hold the responsibility of protecting the general public from harm.
The police may also be known as a constabulary, after constables, who were an early manifestation of police officers, although the term constable is still in use in some jurisdictions.
Police organizations must sometimes deal with the issue of police corruption, which is often abetted by a code of silence that encourages unquestioning loyalty to one's comrades over the cause of justice.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Police   (4336 words)

  
 Dixon & Cannon, Ltd.: Seattle Lawyers Provide You with Helpful Information About DUI/DWI Situations   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Police Officer Observations: Remember that during a DUI stop the police officer is observing everything that you do and say.
The police officer is smelling for an odor of intoxicants, and is unlikely to be fooled by mints, gum, or other attempts to disguise an alcoholic beverage odor.
A police officer administers the same tests to any person regardless of his or her gender, size, weight, coordination, etc. FST's are divided attention tests that are strictly voluntary.
www.dixoncannon.com /practice/dui.html   (1763 words)

  
 Police Officer Memorial - A
Officer Adams found a controlled substance on the suspect and was placing a handcuff on his right wrist.
Upon arrival, he and his training officer was greeted by the victim (female) that said her husband is inside taking a shower and was threatening to shoot her.
Officer Richard Alexander age 51 was killed in a traffic accident on OCT 5, when two teenagers lost control of their car for unknown reasons and hit him head on.
www.behindthebadge.net /pmemorial/pmemorial.html   (2935 words)

  
 Police Department Human Resources - Police Officer Recruit   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Due to the nature of the position, driving is required to perform the duties of a Police Officer.
Police Officers are required to work irregular hours, shifts, weekends, holidays, and evenings.
The recruit officer position is contingent upon the applicant passing both the medical and psychological exams.
www.cityofmesa.org /police/hiring/POR.asp   (898 words)

  
 Police Officer/Manager
All police officers, because of their unique role in society, are responsible for maintaining the trust of the public they serve.
Most police forces require only a high school diploma, although some expect their officers to have taken college courses or encourage them to pursue higher education while serving on the force.
Because law enforcement is a local concern, the path to the police force differs from community to community and state to state, but as the world becomes more complicated, so does the training required to become a police officer.
www.princetonreview.com /cte/profiles/dayInLife.asp?careerID=120   (657 words)

  
 City of Mesquite - Police Department
Officer Williams’ actions in wounding his assailant ultimately led to the arrest and conviction of the suspect.
Officer Williams’ sacrifice is a tribute to himself, his family, police officers, and the citizens of Mesquite.
Officer Williams was awarded the Medal of Honor and the Police Cross.
www.cityofmesquite.com /police_web/memorial.php   (189 words)

  
 City of Fairfax, Police - Police Officer Positions
If a police officer position is available select that position and follow the provided directions to fill out a job application.
During this phase you will be scheduled to meet with a panel of police officers and asked to respond to several general questions.
Police Department Night Shift Differential: a shift differential premium pay of $1 dollar per "regular pay" hour will be authorized for all Police Department personnel, assigned to the Patrol Division or the Emergency Communications Center, who are regularly assigned to work the night shift.
www.fairfaxva.gov /Police/PoliceOfficer.asp   (2292 words)

  
 wsbradio.com: News New Information In Officer-Involved Shooting
Officer Steve Coleman tells WSB's Jennifer Griffies it happened around 5:15 Tuesday afternoon when the officer was trying to make a routine traffic stop at Peachtree Street and Linden Avenue.
"A suspect vehicle attempted to strike the officer, and the officer discharged his weapon.
The officer suffered minor injuries while trying to avoid the vehicle.
wsbradio.com /news/122606officerhurt.html   (189 words)

  
 Nashville.gov - Police - Becoming a Police Officer in Nashville
Detective Maxwell came on the police department when females were just beginning to be recruited in to law enforcement.
These employees are paid as Police Officer Trainees, but work in a civilian administrative capacity until enough people are hired to start the next recruit class.
Police Human Resources will work with you so that you are able to give your current employer two weeks notice.
www.police.nashville.org /get_involved/employment/officer.htm   (1466 words)

  
 Recruitment/Police Officer
It is the policy of the Town of Cheektowaga Police Department to recruit and select candidates for the position of police officer in accordance with the New York State Civil Service Law as administered by the Erie County Civil Service Commission and to afford equal employment opportunity to all eligible candidates.
The primary method of recruitment for the position of police officer within the Town of Cheektowaga Police Department is through the Erie County Civil Service Commission continuous recruitment testing program.
At the conclusion of the selection process, the Chief of Police and/or her designee will make recommendations to the Cheektowaga Town Board for appointments to the position of police officer.
www.town.cheektowaga.ny.us /police/recruitment_police_officer.html   (853 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Police Officer (Arco Civil Service Test Tutor): Books: Fred M., Ph.D. Rafilson   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Police departments across America are looking for new recruits to join their ranks.
A Police Officer on the beat or in the patrol car is a familiar figure on the American scene.
Now in a completely revised and updated 16th edition, Police Officer is the quintessential test preparation manual for anyone seeking to be hired by a local, state, or national police force or law enforcement agency.
www.amazon.com /Police-Officer-Civil-Service-Tutor/dp/0768911788   (995 words)

  
 Police Officer Robert (Bobby) Kozminski, Grand Rapids Police Department
Officer Bobby Kozminski was shot and killed while responding to a domestic disturbance at a home on Emerald Avenue NE at approximately 1:40 am.
Officer Kozminski responded to a call of a man with a gun threatening to shoot others at the location.
Unknown to the officer, the suspect was lying in wait in the garage at the rear of the residence.
www.odmp.org /officer/18950-police-officer-robert-(bobby)-kozminski   (221 words)

  
 Police Recruits can view Current Police Officer Job Openings in Connecticut   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Police Certification.com offers police recruits the power of "one-stop job hunting" by posting job openings throughout the State of Connecticut on our site.
Although Police Certification.com can not guarantee that every job posting at any given time in Connecticut will be included here, we offer this service to every police agency in the State of Connecticut.
The hiring of a police officer is a multiple phase process.
www.policecertification.com /employment   (941 words)

  
 Police and Detectives
Police agencies are usually organized into geographic districts, with uniformed officers assigned to patrol a specific area such as part of the business district or outlying residential neighborhoods.
Police officers and detectives are required to work whenever they are needed and may work long hours during investigations.
Officers in most jurisdictions, whether on or off duty, are expected to be armed and to exercise their authority when necessary.
www.bls.gov /oco/ocos160.htm   (3658 words)

  
 AIRPORT POLICE OFFICER
Officers are responsible for protecting and serving the public and are entrusted with substantial authority to carry out these responsibilities.
The public has the right to expect that such authority be given only to individuals who have demonstrated by their conduct that they will use the authority given to them in the public's best interests.
Officers must be willing to work rotating shifts with changing days off.
www.post.ca.gov /jobops/LAAirportPoliceOfficer.htm   (1836 words)

  
 City of Ventura Police Department - Employment Opportunities
Police Officers are respected professionals who contribute substantially to their communities.
For Lateral Police Officer Applicants - Interested applicants who are currently working as a safety officer, have a California P.O.S.T. Basic Certificate, and are not on probation with their agency should submit an application at www.cityofventura.jobs.
Appointment may be made at a salary as recommended by the Police Chief, within the range specified for this position, based on the qualifications of the person selected.
www.ci.ventura.ca.us /depts/police/emp.asp   (836 words)

  
 Phoenix Police Department - POLICE OFFICER RECRUITMENT 
It's possible that the Phoenix Police Department may not enter into the conversation, yet we are recognized nationally as one of the most progressive law enforcement organizations in the country.
We have a very lengthy list of benefits available to police officers that includes, but is not limited to, paid leave under a variety of circumstances, 20-year retirement plan, tuition reimbursement, longevity pay, career enhancement program and comprehensive medical and dental plans.
The ability to secure any one of these assignments is attainable by any Phoenix police officer with a desire to take on new challenges and who has completed 3 to 4 years of service as a patrol officer.
www.ci.phoenix.az.us /POLICE/pdjob1.html   (628 words)

  
 LiveLeak.com - Police Officer Steals Marijuana
Police Officer bakes brownies then calls 911 and says "I think we are dying".
Dearborn police declined to pursue criminal charges against an officer last year, even after the cop admitted to taking marijuana from criminal suspects and, with his wife, cooking it up in brownies.
Police have released the audio of a 9yo old boy making a 911 call after he found 2 members of his family shot dead.
www.liveleak.com /view?i=1f4_1179038976   (357 words)

  
 Police Officer
Trainees will be sent to a basic police academy and upon successful completion of the academy will be promoted to the sworn police officer classification.
Any illegal adult use or possession of a drug while employed in the capacity of a police officer, licensed security officer, military police, or as a student enrolled in college accredited courses of/or related to the criminal justice field.
Promotion from a Police Officer Trainee to a sworn Police Officer position is contingent upon successful completion of the basic academy and the final review of the Police Chief.
www.ci.santa-cruz.ca.us /hr/ja/policeof.html   (2033 words)

  
 POLICE OFFICER
Minimum qualifications for the position of Police Officer are: applicant must be 18 years of age, possess a valid drivers license, have an Associate Degree or have successfully completed 60 semester hours of higher education from an accredited college.
Applicants must achieve a minimum score of 75% or better on a Police Officer Entrance Level Exam to have their applications forwarded to our department for the next phase in our process, which is the physical agility exam and the oral interview.
The starting salary for patrol officers is $2508 per month with the potential of annual 5% merit increase in salary during the first five years and 2½% every year thereafter up to the maximum of $4010.
web.ci.minot.nd.us /hr/Openings/police.htm   (1625 words)

  
 Police Officer
Because police work is a 24-hour-a-day job, some police have to work nights and weekends.
Employment of police and detectives is expected to increase about as fast as the average for all occupations through 2016.
There will be a lot of opportunities for people who want to be police officers at local police departments.
www.bls.gov /k12/law01.htm   (523 words)

  
 Police Officer
In addition, an applicant must be free from felony convictions, a citizen of the United States or resident eligible for citizenship; successfully pass a computerized voice stress analysis examination, background examination, medical examination, and a pre-employment drug screening.
Police Officer, Entry Level: An applicant for the Entry-Level Police Officer position are those who are currently enrolled in or have completed a POST Basic Academy.
Police Officer, Lateral: An applicant for the Lateral Police Officer position are those who possess a current California POST Basic Certificate and have a minimum of one year experience with a California law enforcement agency.
www.cityofwestsacramento.org /cityhall/departments/police/career/officer_recruit.cfm   (394 words)

  
 Officer Down: Police Officer Christopher Nicholson - Law Enforcement News
Officer Nicholson parked his patrol car a short distance away from the home to wait for additional units to arrive.
Officer Nicholson was flown to a local hospital where he succumbed to his wounds.
COPS (Concerns of Police Survivors) provides resources to assist in the rebuilding of the lives of survivors of law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty.
www.policeone.com /officer-down/1642489   (735 words)

  
 Howard County Police Department: Recruit Police Officer
The Police Officer Recruit is a trainee assigned to the Education and Training Division for classroom instruction and Field Training for a period of forty weeks.
After successfully completing the Police Academy, the Probationary Police Officer will obtain sworn status as a Probationary Police Officer and fulfill the eighteen month probation period.
The Probationary Police Officer is eligible for two salary increases during this period.
www.co.ho.md.us /Police/pd_recruitofficer.htm   (131 words)

  
 Becoming a Police Officer: An Insider's Guide for a Career in Law Enforcement
officer since a police career is inherently dangerous.
police officers are not immediately recognized for their importance to
police officers who will gladly share as much of their work as possible,
www.careerpoliceofficer.com   (1482 words)

  
 Plano Police Officer Dayle Weston (Wes) Hardy #1503
On July 7, 2007, Plano Police Officers were dispatched to an injury accident at the intersection of Independence Parkway and Russell Creek Drive.
Officer Wes Hardy was employed by the Plano Police Department in 1998.
Currently, Officer Hardy held an Advanced Police Officer Certification for the State of Texas and was a licensed instructor for the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education.
forms.plano.gov /officer_hardy   (372 words)

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