Is the economy still effecting Police Officers jobs?
I'm currently in the Army as a Military Police Officer and I get out in a few years. I was wondering if in a few the years Jobs for becoming Civilian Police officers will be better or still pretty bad.
Asked By: GoBroncos50 - 9/27/2010
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Sure it is. In a few years, it might be better or worse. There are still, and probably always will be, jobs available to well qualified candidates willing and able to relocate. Do what you can to make yourself the best candidate that you can. Get some college while you're in, and finish a 4 year degree as soon as... More
Answered By: J.W. - 10/1/2010
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Answered By: Jim Bob - 9/27/2010
It is absolutely still having an effect now. As for "a few years" from now... no one has a crystal ball.
Answered By: Citicop - 9/27/2010
Yes, For example Chicago is now down over 2000 officers and only has plans to put 85 through the academy in the next fiscal year... More
Answered By: Leslie S - 9/27/2010
In the UK is will be having a huge impact on recruitment. It has not actually kicked in yet as they are using voluntary redundancy for civilian staff and not renewing officers contracts if they have reached their 30 years service. (Someone on 30 years can work on but on a special type renewable contract... More
Answered By: Batman - 9/30/2010
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