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    • The 5 Most Popular Criminal Justice Careers Created: Saturday, June 18, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Learn about the most popular criminal justice careers and criminology jobs, including how much you can expect to earn. Get help in deciding whether a criminology career might be right for you.
    • Common Background Check Disqualifiers Created: Saturday, April 07, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Find out exactly what employers are looking for in their background investigations, and what types of behaviors can keep you from getting hired in criminal justice and criminology jobs."
    • How to Choose A College Major for Criminology Careers Created: Saturday, June 16, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Choosing a degree program doesn't have to be as difficult as it seems. Find out how you can narrow down your choice of college majors and get ready for a rewarding career in criminology or criminal...
    • Frequently Asked Questions About Criminal Justice and Criminology Jobs Created: Tuesday, April 15, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      You've got questions, we've got answers. Here's your source for answers to all your questions about jobs and careers in criminal justice, criminology and forensic science.
    • Humane Law Enforcement Officer Career Profile Created: Sunday, July 22, 2012 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      Learn more about the specific job of humane law enforcement officer, including job duties, salary outlook and job market for law enforcement officers." itemprop="descriptio3'" --> itemprop="descrip...
    • How to Choose a Law Enforcement Career Created: Sunday, October 16, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      Choose the right law enforcement career and learn about the different opportunities available to you as a police officer, investigator or special agent." itemprop="descript't3'" --> itemprop="descr...
    • Criminal Profiler Created: Tuesday, December 20, 2011 Updated: Sunday, April 13, 2014
      Learn about the career of a criminal profiler and the requirements to become one. Find out where Forensic Psychologists work, as well as the earning potential in the field.
    • What Can You Earn in Criminology and Criminal Justice Careers? Created: Wednesday, February 20, 2013 Updated: Sunday, April 13, 2014
      If you're interested in a career in criminal justice or criminology, get a quick look at what you can expect to earn in various career fields. Learn about the different jobs available and find out...
    • U.S. Postal Inspector Career Profile Created: Saturday, April 27, 2013 Updated: Sunday, April 13, 2014
      Learn about the career of a U.S.Postal Inspector and the requirements to become one. Find out where postal inspectors work, what they do and what they earn.
    • Social Networking and Law Enforcement Created: Wednesday, March 07, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      Learn more about how law enforcement agencies are using social networking to solve crimes, conduct background checks and build trust in their communities." itemprop="descriP='t3'" --> itemprop="des...
    • How to Find Criminology and Criminal Justice Jobs Created: Wednesday, November 16, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      Looking for a job can be daunting. Find out how and where to begin your criminology or criminal justice career search and maximize your chance for success." itemprop="descrTP='t3'" --> itemprop="de...
    • NCIS Special Agent Career Profile Created: Tuesday, May 08, 2012 Updated: Monday, April 07, 2014
      Learn about the career of a United States Naval Criminal Investigative Services special agent and the requirements to become one. Find out where NCIS agents work, what they do and what they can earn.
    • How to Communicate With Potential Criminal Justice Employers Created: Sunday, April 06, 2014 Updated: Sunday, April 06, 2014
      If you want to land a job in criminal justice or criminology, you're going to need to know how to deal with potential employers. Check out our do's and don'ts of job search etiquette and make sure...
    • How Much Education Do You Need for Criminal Justice and Criminology Careers? Created: Sunday, September 22, 2013 Updated: Friday, April 04, 2014
      College takes lots of time and money, which not everyone has. When you're choosing a new career, it's a good idea to find out just what kind of an education you'll need so you can spend your resources wisely.
    • How to Be a Crime Analyst Created: Monday, October 21, 2013 Updated: Friday, April 04, 2014
      Find out what it takes to land a job in the exciting career of a crime analyst. Learn about the minimum requirements and what it takes to be competitive in the job market.
    • The 10 Best Things About Being a Police Officer Created: Monday, March 10, 2014 Updated: Sunday, March 23, 2014
      Thinking about becoming a police officer? Find out why law enforcement careers are awesome, and get the scoop on the best things about being a cop.
    • The Problem of Tired Cops and What to Do About It Created: Wednesday, August 14, 2013 Updated: Friday, March 21, 2014
      Long hours, irregular schedules, shift work and overtime all contribute to poor sleeping habits by police officers. Learn more about the problem of law enforcement fatigue and what can be done to combat the risks associated with tired cops.
    • Law Enforcement Fatigue Definition Created: Thursday, March 20, 2014 Updated: Thursday, March 20, 2014
      Learn what law enforcement fatigue is and why it's a problem
    • Mobile Data Terminal Created: Thursday, March 20, 2014 Updated: Thursday, March 20, 2014
      Find out what MDT's and MCT's are.
    • National Crime Information Center Created: Thursday, March 20, 2014 Updated: Thursday, March 20, 2014
      Find out what the National Crime Information Center is.
    • Police Package Created: Thursday, March 20, 2014 Updated: Thursday, March 20, 2014
      Find out what's really in a police package patrol car.
    • Hot Call Created: Thursday, March 20, 2014 Updated: Thursday, March 20, 2014
      Find out what kind of calls police consider "hot" or high risk.
    • 10 Things You Need To Consider Before Becoming a Police Officer Created: Thursday, March 20, 2014 Updated: Thursday, March 20, 2014
      Law enforcement careers are great, but you need to look before you leap. Make sure you know what you're getting into.
    • The 10 Worst Things About Being a Police Officer Created: Monday, March 17, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, March 18, 2014
      Being a cop is a great job, but it's not all sunshine and lollipops. Learn more about some of the stuff that makes law enforcement careers hard and check out some of the worst things about being a...
    • Finding Jobs for Former Police Officers Created: Sunday, March 25, 2012 Updated: Sunday, March 09, 2014
      For former police officers, finding a new career after and early retirement can be difficult and stressful, but it doesn't have to be. Police learn valuable skills that make them a perfect fit for almost any career outside of law enforcement. Learn how to accentuate your strengths and better prepare for life after law enforcement.
    • Relevant Work Experience Created: Sunday, February 23, 2014 Updated: Sunday, February 23, 2014
      Find out what employers mean when they say they're looking for candidates with relevant work experience, and what you can do to get it.
    • Fingerprint Analyst Career Profile Created: Sunday, February 23, 2014 Updated: Sunday, February 23, 2014
      Learn about the job of a Fingerprint Analyst, including work environment, salary expectations and educational requirements.
    • How to Become a Crime Scene Investigator Created: Sunday, February 16, 2014 Updated: Sunday, February 16, 2014
      Find out exactly what it takes to be a crime scene investigator and find an exciting job in CSI.
    • Crime Scene Investigator Career Profile Created: Thursday, December 01, 2011 Updated: Sunday, February 16, 2014
      Learn all about the job of a crime scene investigator, including work environment, salary expectations and educational requirements.
    • 10 Things That Make Cops Cringe Created: Monday, July 15, 2013 Updated: Saturday, February 15, 2014
      Find out what really gets officers' goats. Bad jokes, irresponsible drivers and rude people. These are the things that officers hate and that really make cops cringe.
    • State Trooper Career Profile Created: Saturday, November 23, 2013 Updated: Saturday, February 15, 2014
      State troopers are often revered among law enforcement. Find out more about what it means to be a trooper and what it takes to join their ranks.
    • How to Become a State Trooper Created: Friday, December 13, 2013 Updated: Saturday, February 15, 2014
      Learn all about how you can become a state trooper.

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