Career Opportunities in Law Enforcement, Security and Protective Services, 2nd Edition

  • Susan Echaore-McDavid
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  • ISBN-10: 1438110774
  • ISBN-13: 9781438110776
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 288 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2005 | Published/Released April 2010
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2005

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The growing law enforcement and security industry remains highly attractive to new workers. Current concerns about security and terrorism have placed law enforcement agencies and protective services in the spotlight and led to sweeping changes in some branches.

This extensively revised and updated edition of one of the most successful titles in the Career Opportunities series contains 77 thoroughly updated job profiles and nine new profiles. Providing clear, accessible information on a wide range of opportunities, this book is essential for anyone planning a career in this field. New career profiles include: University Police Officer; Police Chief; Customs and Border Protection Officer; Coast Guard Officer (Law Enforcement Duty); EPA Special Agent; Parking Enforcement Officer; Gaming Surveillance Officer; Training Specialist; Airport Security Screener.