scholars and practitioners have long debated the impact of higher education on
police officer performance (Manis, Archbold, & Hassell, 2008).
police force has long been filled with professional
men and women, they take substantial pride
in public services they also hold in high regard the specialized training and
skills established during their career. Though
extremely specialised coaching and assignments inside
the career field are covert,
formal higher academic
attainment as a core demand still remains a futurist concept.
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and Training of Police Officers
Address the issues below
thoroughly from a management and leadership perspective.
At this time, it is not generally necessary to have highly educated (formal
education) police or correctional officers, although most, larger metropolitan
agencies prefer it. Administrators often claim that all an officer needs is
Describe the difference between education and training. Discuss whether or not
it is to the benefit of the officer, and therefore the department, to have
educated employees? Identify and discuss the qualifications you would require
for someone to be hired as a police officer. Explain the salary and benefits
would you offer in order to attract the police officer candidates that you
described. (Assume there are no budget constraints.)
Conclusion there also needs to be
Your paper must be three to four pages in length (exclusive of title and
reference pages) and formatted according to APA style. Support your claims and
subclaims with material from the text, Police Administration, as well as two
academic resources from the Ashford Online Library..