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  • Police Officer As A Officer

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    ranking of officers in command from either highest to lowest or lowest to highest. The ranking starts with the Chief of Police than the Deputy Chief, Captain, Lieutenant, Sergeant, Detective, and lastly your regular officer. The Chief of Police is in charge of the department and everyone below him or her. The person in command right above officers is usually a sergeant or lieutenant and this is the officers direct boss rather than the chief of police. Having different ranking for officers is important

  • Police Officers And The Police Officer

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    those with 100 or more officers, received more than 26,000 citizen complaints about officers’ use of force. Among those complaints only eight percent had sufficient evidence of the allegation to justify disciplinary action against the subject officer (U.S. Department of Justice). These incidents occur frequently but what truly happens is never very clear. Witness reports don’t hold up with evidence, the victim has their recollection of what happened and the police officer has another. There is no

  • Police Officers And Police Officer

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    There is enough evidence to show that police officers are using an excess of force, and in some occasions, lethal force in their daily routine. It is now normal for people to get scared when they are in the presence of a police officer. It is not a coincidence because these police officer have created their own reputation. Recent incidents involving police officers shooting innocent people are raising doubts about how police officers are trained, and the credibility in the Unites States Justice System

  • Police Officers And The Police Officer

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    and blue in America represents freedom. When a police officer approaches a civilian in today’s times, those colors mean the absolute worst. With recent police mischief including shootings, red, white, and blue could mean absolute panic. Americans today feel as if there is a war with police officers. The most common question civilians have, why are innocent people being killed by police officers? The civic responsibility of a police officer is to serve and protect citizens while upholding the law

  • Police Officer Probation Officer

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    How does the ability to conduct legal searches differ between the police officer, probation officer, and corrections officer in the performance of their duties? There are vast and simiular reasons that all of these officers have to conduct legal searches. For police officers as we learned in several chapters, there are issues that come with their abilities to conduct legal searches, for example a police officer cannot just approach someone on their front porch and demand to enter their home to search

  • Police Officers And The Police Officer

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    when we think of “Police Officers.” In elementary school, the most common question students would be asked was “what do you want to be when you grow up,” and the most common response would be in return, “a police officer.” Sadly now, most are rethinking this occupational choice. The authority that most cops these days believe they have is over the top; they think that they can take advantage of everything and everybody simply by the power of their badge. Police officers need to have more discipline

  • Influences On Correctional Officers And Correctional Officers

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    norms, professional codes, ones values and beliefs. All of these influences help correctional officers, treatment staff, probation, and parole officers determine and make ethical decisions. One influence that stood out to me most was the correctional officer subculture. Correctional officer subculture has a huge effect on correctional officer, police officer and even the public. The correctional officer subculture accepts excessive force as a norm in one’s job routine. It also expressed its willingness

  • Correction Officers And Problems Of Correctional Officers

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    Correction Officers and problems they Deal With The problems that correctional officers deal with are low paid, and not enough people to do the job. They also have to deal with prisoner who have mental health problems and are not in their right mind. They also have to be on the lookout for ones who want to cause harm to others or the guards. They make shank and blowdarts that they can kill or harm another with. The inmates get new law that is in their favor every day while we lose more and more

  • Officer Discretion

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    of this week had a few questions concerning officer discretion and the amount that officer could exhibit in the course of their job. Where does the line between officer discretion and obligation does began and end? The answer is about as clear as mud and varies depending on the interaction. After reading a post from a fellow classmate I was informed that he had the discretion to asses a warning citation in light of a teenager observed to by the officer breaking many traffic laws. He had the ability

  • The Importance Of Serving As A Naval Officer

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    One of the most interesting and, at times, challenging aspects of serving as a Naval Officer is working with a team of people from a diverse background. The sailors I have worked with come from all over the United States, and even some from other countries. While this has led to a rich experience, it sometimes presented a leadership challenge. What I found out quickly was that every sailor approached his or her service in the Navy slightly different. Some sailors served because a relative did