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    Law Enforcement Pros and Cons

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    People go into law enforcement for a myriad of different reasons. First and foremost, people enter this profession because they want to help others. Often, a person who has been victimized in the past wants to do everything in his/her power to see that people do not become victimized as well.

    Please answer the following questions:

    List at least five (5) reasons why you would want to become a police officer.
    How realistic are those reasons?
    List at least five (5) reasons why you would not want to become a police officer.
    Do you think you could overcome these reasons?
    2 pages essay please

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    List at least five (5) reasons why you would want to become a police officer.
    There are many reasons why someone would want to study to become a police officer. A few examples of such reasons are listed below:
    - The person has been a victim of crime or has a friend/family member that has, and wants to take a proactive role in preventing crime in the future.
    - People fall in the love with the occupation itself, and are driven by acting to make society a safer place to live.
    - Others find certain areas of police work fascinating and want to enter into law enforcement with a career goal of eventually working in that particular area. Examples include detective, forensics, working with the Special Victims Unit (SVU), etc.
    - Certain individuals may like having a guaranteed pay scale with benefits, and law enforcement (full-time law enforcement) generally guarantees those benefits.
    - Law enforcement is one ...

    Solution Summary

    This solution discusses several reasons why an individual would and would not want to become a police officer. Resources are provided for student expansion.

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