June 13, 2019 | View as webpage
Dear Police1 Member,

In this Police1 Career eNewsletter, we focus on every cop’s favorite aspect of the job: report writing. Yes, it’s boring, but having the skill to write good reports is a key element to success and longevity in your law enforcement career. The following articles will help you sharpen your report-writing ability and make your life easier.

We also provide career development tips and break down how to create a career portfolio.

The Police1 Team
The importance of report writing skills for career development
By Lindsey J. Bertomen
There are two rules to follow for writing excellent reports
Book Excerpt: Write to Protect and Serve – A Practical Guide for Writing Better Police Reports
By John Cagle
Written for officers at all levels, this book discusses proper note-taking at the scene of a crime, different elements of police reports and compliance writing
5 keys to great report writing
By Chief Joel F. Shults, Ed.D.
Patrol officers’ reports are the foundation of the successful investigation and prosecution of a crime, so make sure you’re giving your report the attention it requires
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Top tips for law enforcement career development
By LEO Round Table
From being grounded at home to becoming a student of the game, police veterans share their tips on how to develop a successful police career
How to create a police career portfolio
By Dr. Larry F. Jetmore
Here are some of the things you should be doing if you wish to become an exceptional police officer
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