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Federal Law Enforcement Jobs
Law enforcement jobs are available in many United States government agencies. These web sites offer information on current job openings and the requirement and application processes to apply for a position.
Law Enforcement Job Recruiting Pages
Many local and state law enforcement agencies have web sites for recruiting personnel. The Officer.com web site has a directory of individual agencies listing available law enforcement jobs.
Data Exchange Program to Help Investigators
Law enforcement agencies across the nation have a new tool to help them in criminal investigation with the FBI's new National Data Exchange system.
The Dangers of Domestic Violence Calls
Domestic violence calls are one of the biggest cop-killers in the nation. Guide Doug Larsen explains why these situations are so dangerous for everyone involved.
Since the landmark Supreme Court ruling in MIranda v. Arizona in 1966, it has become the practice of police investigators to read suspects their rights -- of give them the Miranda warning -- before questioning them while in custody.
Miranda Rights and Warning
The landmark Miranda v. Arizona ruling established that statements made by a suspect in police custody cannot be used against him if the police have not advised him he has the right to remain silent.
National Association of Police Organizations
The NAPO is a coalition of police unions and associations from across the United States that serves to advance the interests of America's law enforcement officers through legislative and legal advocacy, political action and education.
National Sheriffs' Association
The National Sheriffs' Association, now in its 62nd year of serving the law enforcement/criminal justice professionals of the nation, is dedicated to raising the level of professionalism among those in the criminal justice field.
Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS)
As a component of the Justice Department, the mission of the COPS Office is to advance community policing in jurisdictions of all sizes across the country.
Search Rule Exception for Michigan Cops Adopted
Police in Michigan can now make honest mistakes when searching for evidence without having the resulting criminal case tossed out of court, after the state Supreme Court ruling July 15, 2004.
Community Policing Consortium
The Community Policing Consortium is a partnership of five of the leading police organizations in the United States for the development of community policing research, training and technical assistance.
Police Badge Gallery
Images of badges from different agencies indexed by agency and by geographic location, from the PoliceGuide.com site.