Police Officer Exam

Author: Donald J. Schroeder
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 0764124102
Release Date: 2004-11-26
Genre: Political Science

Updated to reflect the most recent exams given across North America, this test prep manual presents four full-length practice exams with all questions answered and fully explained. Tests include two that were actually given by the New York City Police Department. Brand-new in this edition is a completely new diagnostic exam. It contains the latest question types found on recent police entry-level exams and guides candidates in quickly directing and focusing their study efforts. Other helpful features include instruction on writing police reports, advice on making the right impression at an admissions interview, an overview of police officers' responsibilities, and additional practice questions with answers, which follow in-depth explanations of each question type normally found on official police officer exams.

Police Officer Exam

Author: Donald J. Schroeder
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 0764116622
Release Date: 2001
Genre: Political Science

Helps applicants prepare for police entrance exams by providing sample tests, explanations of correct answers, and tips on test taking.

Police Officer Exam

Author: Donald J. Schroeder
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0764116622
Release Date: 2001
Genre: Political Science

Helps applicants prepare for police entrance exams by providing sample tests, explanations of correct answers, and tips on test taking.

Barron s Police Officer Exam

Author: Donald J. Schroeder
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 0764140914
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Political Science

(back cover) Updated with information, advice, and practice tests that apply to police departments across the country Four practice exams include two that were given by the New York City Police Department All questions answered and explained Study advice and test-taking tips

Barron s Police Officer Exam 10th Edition

Author: Donald Schroeder Ph. D.
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 1438009143
Release Date: 2017-05-01
Genre: Study Aids

This updated manual includes practice tests and strategies for the different question types used by police departments throughout the country. Includes four full-length practice exams with questions answered and explained; two official exams given by a large metropolitan police department; strategies for taking computer-based multiple-choice tests; and more.

Police Officer Exam For Dummies

Author: Raymond Foster
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118008539
Release Date: 2011-01-13
Genre: Study Aids

Your ticket to a higher score on the police officer exam Police exams are becoming increasingly difficult to pass, as law enforcement agencies are looking for the most capable officers from the candidate application pool. To help select the most qualified candidate, more than half of the departments and agencies throughout the country are following the current trend of using the National Police Officer Selection Test (POST also referred to as NPOST). Police Officer Exam For Dummies features three POST exams based on the official test, plus one New York City (NYC) exam. If you're a prospective police officer who needs to take the written exam, Police Officer Exam For Dummies gives you all the essential test preparation you need to succeed. Packed with study advice and test-taking tips, you'll get targeted instruction on everything you can expect on the actual exam. Targeted review in judgment, map reading, memory observation, and recall skills Coverage of all key subject areas 4 full-length practice officer exams with answers and detailed explanations Whether you're taking the local, county, state, or federal agency exam, this guide contains everything you need to score your highest on the exam and realize your dream of becoming a police officer.

Barron s Canadian Police Officer Exams

Author: Earl Andersen
Publisher: Barrons Test Prep
ISBN: 1438004737
Release Date: 2015-05-01
Genre: Study Aids

This comprehensive study guide will help potential recruits prepare for exams in six different police organizations across Canada, including agencies in Alberta, Ontario, Vancouver and more.

1100 Words You Need to Know

Author: Murray Bromberg
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 9780764181719
Release Date: 2008-08-01
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

(back cover) " A Barron's Best-Seller for 40 Years in an Expanded New Edition " Word lists with definitions Analogy exercises Word games Words-in-context exercises All new words to learn are placed in the context of sentences selected from well-known novels, plays, poems, and even newspaper editorials and TV broadcasts. The authors' recommended, enjoyable 15-minute sessions help you strengthen your vocabulary the easy way.

System Forensics Investigation and Response

Author: Adjunct Professor Collin College Texas Chuck Easttom
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 9781284031089
Release Date: 2013-08-16
Genre: Computers

PART OF THE NEW JONES & BARTLETT LEARNING INFORMATION SYSTEMS SECURITY & ASSURANCE SERIES Completely revised and rewritten to keep pace with the fast-paced field of Computer Forensics! Computer crimes call for forensics specialists, people who know how to find and follow the evidence. System Forensics, Investigation, and Response, Second Edition begins by examining the fundamentals of system forensics, such as what forensics is, the role of computer forensics specialists, computer forensic evidence, and application of forensic analysis skills. It also gives an overview of computer crimes, forensic methods, and laboratories. It then addresses the tools, techniques, and methods used to perform computer forensics and investigation. Finally, it explores emerging technologies as well as future directions of this interesting and cutting-edge field. New and Key Features of the Second Edition: Examines the fundamentals of system forensics Discusses computer crimes and forensic methods Written in an accessible and engaging style Incorporates real-world examples and engaging cases Instructor Materials for System Forensics, Investigation, and Response include: PowerPoint Lecture Slides Exam Questions Case Scenarios/Handouts Instructor's Manual

Police Officer Entrance Examination

Author: Larry F. Jetmore
Publisher: Looseleaf Law Publications
ISBN: 1608850676
Release Date: 2015-02-21
Genre: Political Science

Helps applicants prepare for police entrance exams by providing sample tests, explanations of correct answers, and tips on test taking.

Norman Hall s Police Exam Preparation Book 2nd Edition

Author:
Publisher: Adams Media
ISBN: 1440519285
Release Date: 2003-04-01
Genre: Political Science

Guaranteed Top Scores on Your Police Exam! If you are planning to join the hundreds of thousands of applicants who take the police officer exam each year, you need a high score. In this updated and revised edition of his #1 police exam book, Norman Hall guarantees that you'll score 80% to 100% on the exam--or your money back! With Norman Hall's Police Exam Preparation Book, 2nd Edition, you'll have everything you need to ace the test, including answer keys and self-scoring tables, pointers on avoiding common trouble spots, tips for meeting the physical requirements, the most up-to-date test-taking strategies, 7 practice tests, and 3 full-length police officer exams. Still worried that you might miss a vital test question? Relax! Norman Hall's Police Exam Preparation Book, 2nd Edition, includes new test questions and sketch art, and gives you complete coverage of ALL test subject areas, including basic math; directional orientation; grammar, vocabulary, and spelling; memory; reading comprehension; report writing; and situational judgment and reasoning. With the help of Norman Hall's Police Exam Preparation Book, 2nd Edition, you'll be able to score high and achieve your dream of becoming a law-enforcement official!

Juvenile Justice

Author: Robert Taylor
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education
ISBN: 9780073516929
Release Date: 2014-02-21
Genre: Social Science

Juvenile Justice: Policies, Programs and Practices provides a student-friendly introduction to the juvenile justice system. Practical application is emphasized through features that focus on policies, programs, practices and careers. The text reviews the current legal atmosphere of juvenile justice and current events that have impacted the field.

Exploring and Understanding Careers in Criminal Justice

Author: Matthew J. Sheridan
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9781442254312
Release Date: 2016-01-21
Genre: Business & Economics

Criminal justice careers typically fall into one of two categories: law enforcement or legal. But contrary to what many may know about the career opportunities in criminal justice, it is more than just becoming a cop or a lawyer. In Exploring and Understanding Careers and Opportunities in Criminal Justice, Matthew J. Sheridan and Raymond R. Rainville provide a practical, comprehensive guide that easily explains the extensive operations and the scope of employment possibilities and opportunities in the criminal justice profession. They cover many criminal justice functions and career paths that are seldom discussed when preparing for a career in criminal justice. Rainville and Sheridan focus on how to obtain employment in a career field that fits personal strengths and aspirations and emphasize the value of internships and service learning as tools to obtain the desired position. A career in criminal justice is a process of many potential outcomes. The career professional who plans, continues personal development, and prepares their career path will discover many potential rewards that include satisfaction during and after their career. The field of criminal justice will continue to expand and grow. Legislative mandates will promote new policies and employment opportunities to keep pace with changes and improvements in criminal justice practices to meet needs that enable the career professional to protect and serve. As the title suggests, anyone interested in exploring and understanding the field of criminal justice and the opportunities it can provide needs to read this book. Sheridan and Rainville make it known that there are more options in the field of criminal justice than you thought, and that the process for obtaining employment and developing the career path you desire most can be done!

Careers with Swat Teams

Author: Anastasia Suen
Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group
ISBN: 9781477717196
Release Date: 2013-12-15
Genre: BUSINESS & ECONOMICS

When violence happens, S.W.A.T. teams are often called in to deal with the crisis, creating an important niche in the field of law enforcement. This comprehensive volume goes beyond the basics of law enforcement careers, getting into the specifics of joining a S.W.A.T. team, which can be very competitive. Readers interested in the field of law enforcement are given the information they need to join a S.W.A.T. team, including how to craft a resume and how to give a quality interview. It includes perspective and experience from some real life events where S.W.A.T. teams were required on site.