Police officers are our "keepers of the peace." They protect properties, people, and the common good through patrolling and investigating crimes. While most law enforcement officers provide the vital law enforcement services necessary to keep criminals off the streets, there are also a wide variety of specialized careers. In addition to the traffic enforcement, 911 response, and criminal investigations that are critical to keeping residents and motorists safe, there are also law enforcement units dedicated to counterterrorism, SWAT, K-9 handling, and digital forensics.
The following course will provide you with step-by-step instruction for pursuing a career in law enforcement. There are various requirements-both mental and physical- that you will need to master
in order to gain entry into this line of work. By the time you complete this course you will be prepared to complete each set of requirements. Successfully completing this course is your first step toward a career as a police officer.