Am I able to switch work locations as a police officer?

If I was a police officer, and I wanted to travel a lot in my life. Could I ask to be transferred to another Police Department on account of personal desires? Or do I have to work in one place and only be transferred if they made the decision for their benefit. I want to know if I'd be able to live in many different places but still hold my police officer job and maintain all my benefits from previous locations..

Asked By: redbull_jg - 3/23/2009
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When you are a police officer you work for a city and you can't transfer out of the city or state. You would be quitting your job and then hoping you could find something else some place else. So being a police officer might not work. FBI might. if you stayed within a state, the highway patrol might... More
Answered By: sweet.caroline - 3/23/2009
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Each state has certification requirements. Some states' certifications will carry over, but you'll almost always have to expect a seminar or course in state laws in the agency to which you are transferring... More
Answered By: Sporkamus - 3/23/2009
First of all, just looking at your grammar, I am inclined to ask: Are you an American? If you aren't, I can't answer your question because I have no knowledge of your country's laws... More
Answered By: ec911dude - 3/23/2009
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