State Patrol I have been interested in law enforcement since I was a little kid. I have always admired what they do every day protecting people and catching bad guys. I grew up watching Alaska State Troopers and seeing what they do really got me interested. Another show that I watch is the show cops it really gives me an insight on day to day life of officers. Meek really got me interested in the state patrol when he had a state patrol recruiter come in and talk to me about joining up. As I began to grow older, I have made a career choice to become a police officer with the Memphis Police Department.
Please join StudyMode to read the full document. A Career as a Police Officer A Career as a Police Officer Abstract This paper discusses three major aspects of becoming a police officer : job description, qualifications, and compensation. I would love to become a police officer. It has good benefits and a reasonable salary. Most important is that I think it will be a challenging and rewarding career, and I think with my natural curiosity and desire to solve problems that I will be good at this.
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Police officer is a warranted employee of a police force. Police officers are generally responsible for apprehending criminals, prevention and detection of crime and maintenance of pubic order along with community interaction. Police officers are generally sworn to an oath, and are granted the power to arrest and imprison suspects, among other procedures. Some police officers may also be trained in special duties, such as counter terrorism, surveillance, child protection, royalty or diplomatic protection, and investigating major crimes, such as fraud, rape, murder or drug trafficking Ever since I was a little kid I have always been fascinated with becoming a police officer. Doing justice the right way and making sure that people obey government laws the right way is the kind of job I would like to pursue.