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Police officer height and selected aspects of performance

White, Thomas W.

Police officer height and selected aspects of performance

by White, Thomas W.

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Published by Police Foundation in [Washington] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Police -- Height requirements -- United States.,
    • Police -- United States.,
    • Police -- Violence against -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [121]

      Statementby Thomas W. White and Peter B. Bloch.
      ContributionsBloch, Peter B., 1940- joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV8143 .W48
      The Physical Object
      Pagination119, [2] p. :
      Number of Pages119
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5208063M
      LC Control Number75034732

        Attitudes of Supervisors toward Short Police Officers Show all authors. David Lester. David Lester. White, T., Bloch, P. Police officer height and selected aspects of performance. Washington, D. C.: Police Foundation, Google Scholar: Access Options. Height and Life Satisfaction: Evidence from Russia Crossref.   According to Oskaloosa Police Officer Blaine Shutts, the dangers are many. “What makes the job challenging is the different people we have to deal with on any given basis. Sometimes you are dealing with people that are on drugs, have mental problems, and might also be carrying weapons that are dangerous to other officers,” Shutts said.

        The call came into at a.m. that someone was breaking into her apartment. James McCray, 21, had arrived dressed in dark clothes and a red and black stocking cap, according to police .   even if all functions of a police officer did require such force, a physical aptitude test is a more appropriate means of assessing candidate suitability, rather than relying on height (or age); and up to , Greek law imposed different height requirements for men and women seeking entry to the Police.

      11 ways police can improve their job performance. Certainly luck plays a part in all aspects of your job. Take a left turn at the next corner and you will have a normal shift, take a right and.   Necessary Education. Police chiefs should have at least a bachelor’s degree, and many cities require or prefer a graduate degree. Many police officers have a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice. If an officer wants to one day become a chief, the officer should consider a master of public administration or master of business administration to round out his or her education in a way that.


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