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What else do the corrections officers do besides guarding, "standing around" ? please go into detail about cell searches and, how they do the cell search?
1 answers - Asked By: God - 6/22/2008
I'm thinking about a career change. A friend of mine works at the county jail as a jailer. He loves it and told me they are hiring. I want to be a cop one day and I am considering leaving my cubica...
3 answers - Asked By: Due May 17, 2009! - 3/17/2008
I faxed my resume Friday night, and will be applying for the job Tuesday as well as interviewing with the Supervisor in charge. I have a clean background, am 18 with a high school diploma, and am very...
1 answers - Asked By: Gabe - 8/30/2008
I applied to join the west midlands police force (in the UK) and was successful enough to get myself an interview for the role as a detention/escort officer. Can anyone give me some more information o...
1 answers - Asked By: - 1/16/2009
Does an arrest which was deemed just mere detention at the point of release due to insufficient evidence for a reported r**e action, shows on a criminal records or background check ? and how does it a...
1 answers - Asked By: - 12/22/2009
I am getting offered detention officer position and i was looking forward to being involved in the police department. Had a tour and it just looks scary dealing with adult males that were already ther...
2 answers - Asked By: - 3/24/2014
What's the difference between the two? I saw job openings from the King County website that had positions for both of these jobs. What is the difference, exactly? They have to be different, seeing how...
2 answers - Asked By: Hank - 5/20/2008
Just thinking about it.
2 answers - Asked By: Dr. Goldfish - 2/18/2011
I might be getting a job as one soon and I want to know what it's like to be one.
1 answers - Asked By: Dr. Goldfish - 4/6/2007
I wanna be a detention officer for juveniles and woundering what be the best job for it?
3 answers - Asked By: - 10/3/2011
I know you have to apply, but how do you get the job. What experience do you need?
1 answers - Asked By: Joel - 11/4/2008
Just recently applied for a job at Rockdale co. Ga sheriffs dept. I'm currently 19 and just wondering... I understand that I can't carry a gun while i'm in the jail. I was just wondering if my stature...
1 answers - Asked By: Dennis P - 3/3/2010
I was interested in becoming a detention officer for the sheriff's department. What does it take to get in and what is it like day to day? And also, do they really hire any upstanding citizen or are t...
3 answers - Asked By: jldude - 11/22/2007
Besides a cop, security, and parole officer?
5 answers - Asked By: #1mom - 10/16/2008
Or is as respectful as fire fighter police officer and paramedic
8 answers - Asked By: CO - 9/11/2008
How much does a Detention Officer make at the Donna Anna County Sheriff's Office per year in comparison with the El Paso County Sheriff's Office?
2 answers - Asked By: Wiley - 11/5/2006
What is the job like on a daily bases? I'm about to start and I don't know what to expect. I do have time to tell them no.
1 answers - Asked By: Officer Goldfish - 1/21/2011
What could be potential hypothetical questions for a probation officer interview? Thanks in advance! Greetings!! =)
1 answers - Asked By: fierce_guy - 10/11/2006
Police corruption is a widely used term. too wide i think. However over the last 3 years i have heard (from reputable sources) of alot of police officers breaking the laws, especially with restraint/d...
7 answers - Asked By: llllllllllllllllll - 12/30/2007
Will i be disqualified due to bad credit?
2 answers - Asked By: LIL REDD - 5/14/2009
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