What Are the Skills & Abilities Needed to Become a Police Officer?

Answer The job description and everyday duties of a police officer vary according to the daily activities of the citizens within his precinct, the size of his precinct and overall experience as a police o... Read More »

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What training is needed to be a police officer?

It can be extremely helpful to have a two- or four- year college education to become a city, county, or state police officer and a requirement at the federal level. In addition, most departments re... Read More »

How much education is needed to become a police officer?

Each individual police agency will have different requirements. Most agencies will have a list of educational requirements on their websites or available in their recruiting office. Some agencies... Read More »

How much education or training is needed to become a Patrol Police Officer?

High school diploma or GED, and either attendance at a police academy, or a Basic Law Enforcement Training programme (usually administered at community colleges). If you intend to advance through t... Read More »

Can an off duty police officer who you cut off have a ticket issued to you after the fact by another police officer in Ontario?