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
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
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
Additional Answers (4)
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
Sponsored results
(97) Local Jobs Pay $17-$92 Per Hour- Available Today. Apply Now! Jobs
Over 483 Local Jobs Now Hiring In Your Area. $18-$87/Hr - Apply Today!
Work At Home Jobs Make $87/HR, Jobs Seen On TV. Jobs Hiring Now
Drive Your Car - Make up to $600 Per Weekend. Work When You Want.

Other Career Questions

What is your current job? Why did you choose this job? What do you enjoy about your job? What do you dislike about your job? What would be your perfect job? Would you rather have this j...
3 answers - Asked By: drop pants not bombs!.♥ - 3/2/2010
Where are the jobs? Is productivity and globalization creating a permanent “recession” of jobs? My main issue is I am doing a paper for school and have no idea where to begin. I was hoping suggestions...
4 answers - Asked By: bayebd24【ツ】 - 11/21/2007
Hi ok im 19 and about to start college to do an acess course into a university. Ive been browsing through all the courses and im tottaly stuck! I thought politics but im scared ill end up with some r...
1 answers - Asked By: roseparkerly - 1/26/2009

Content is not owned or controlled by Monster. Any content concerns should be addressed with Yahoo!
Yahoo! Does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any Yahoo! Answers content. Yahoo! Disclaimer.

Popular Articles

Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs Article Rating
It’s easier than ever to work from home. Of course, not every job is a mobile job, and some companies aren’t interested in having their employees work from home.
2013 Marketing Jobs Outlook Article Rating
The US may be facing another year of anemic hiring overall, but that won't be the case in the high-orbit world of multichannel, digital media marketing.
For Employers: Post Jobs | Search Resumes | Advertise
About Monster | Work for Monster | Advertise with Us | AdChoices | Partner with Us | Investor Relations | Social Media
Terms of Use | Privacy Center | Accessibility Center | Help | Security | Contact Us | Sitemap | Mobile
©2014 Monster - All Rights Reserved U.S. Patents No. 5,832,497; 7,599,930 B1; 7,827,125 and 7,836,060 MWW - Looking for Monster Cable? - V: 2014.1.40.24-202