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

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

by Susan Echaore-McDavid
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Career Opportunities in Law Enforcement, Security, and Protective Services is the most comprehensive and up-to-date guide ever published to these challenging and rewarding fields. This second edition has been completely revised and updated for the 21st century.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780816060702
Publisher: Ferguson Imprint of Facts on File
Publication date: 10/28/2005
Series: Career Opportunities Series
Edition description: REV
Pages: 288
Product dimensions: 8.62(w) x 11.30(h) x 1.02(d)
Age Range: 14 - 17 Years

Table of Contents

How to Use This Bookix
Police Work
Police Officer2
Campus Police Officer5
Police Detective8
Police Chief (Municipal Police Department)10
Deputy Sheriff13
State Trooper15
Conservation Officer18
Deputy U.S. Marshal20
FBI Special Agent22
DEA Special Agent24
Secret Service Special Agent26
Border Patrol Agent28
Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Officer30
U.S. Coast Guard Boarding Team Personnel33
EPA Special Agent (Criminal Investigation Division)36
Postal Inspector39
Special Police Units
Bike Patrol Officer44
K9 Handler46
Bomb Technician50
SWAT Sniper52
Crime Prevention Specialist54
Parking Enforcement Officer56
Forensic Investigations
Crime Scene Technician60
Latent Print Examiner63
Forensic Chemist65
Trace Evidence Examiner67
Firearms and Toolmark Examiner69
Questioned Document Examiner71
Forensic Pathologist73
Polygraph Examiner76
Private Investigations
Private Investigator80
Background Investigator83
Arson Investigator85
Insurance Investigator87
Legal Investigator90
Financial Investigator92
Store Detective94
Personal Protection Specialist96
Public Safety
Public Safety Dispatcher100
Emergency Medical Technician105
Rescue Technician108
Park Ranger110
Physical Security
Alarm Installer121
Fire Protection Engineer123
Security Guard126
Gaming Surveillance Officer129
Security Supervisor132
Security Manager134
Aviation Safety and Security
Air Traffic Controller138
Aircraft Dispatcher141
Airport Firefighter143
Airport Police Officer146
Transportation Security Screener149
Computer Security
Data Security Specialist154
Information Systems Security (Infosec) Specialist156
Information Systems Security (Infosec) Manager158
Computer Forensics Specialist161
Quality Assurance Specialist163
Correctional Officer (Sheriff's Department)169
Correctional Officer (State or Federal)171
Probation Officer173
Parole Officer176
Compliance Inspections
Food Inspector180
Agricultural Commodity Grader182
Consumer Safety Inspector184
Environmental Health Inspector186
Compliance Safety and Health Officer188
Aviation Safety Inspector190
Bank Examiner193
Revenue Officer195
Building and Construction Inspections
Plan Reviewer198
Building Inspector201
Mechanical Inspector204
Electrical Inspector206
Plumbing Inspector208
Construction Inspector210
Workplace Safety and Security
Industrial Hygienist214
Safety Training Specialist216
Safety Manager219
Loss Control Representative221
Security Consultant223
IEducation and Training Resources229
IIProfessional Certifications233
IIIState Licensing Agencies for Private Investigators237
IVProfessional Unions and Associations241
VFederal Agencies249
VIResources on the World Wide Web251

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