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You have been assigned to head the officer training for your department. The chief has asked you to do an analysis of training and provide your views on the following types of training:
Academy training
Field training
In-service training
Briefly describe each type of training and your perceptions about its effectiveness. Also, discuss which training technique is most critical for the police department. Explain whether the size of the agency or its crime rate would affect your decision.

Use references/cite sources as part of the solution.

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Academy training for police officers is training that occurs when the police recruit is in the beginning stages of attempting to become a police officer. The officer must first pass the academy training to proceed to the next ...

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The following posting helps with a problem involving law enforcement training. Concepts discussed in the solution include academy training, field training and in-service training. A reference is included in the solution.