Why Do You Need Policing Experience for BA in Policing Program?
Why Do You Need Policing Experience for BA in Policing Program?

Why Do You Need Professional Experience for BA in Policing Program?

A university degree can greatly expand your career opportunities and your potential for advancement.

For example, a police officer who earns a university degree has greater opportunity to advance within the department and has more options outside of law enforcement in terms of career ...Read more

police officer stands outside police car, with ambulance in background
police officer stands outside police car, with ambulance in background

The Importance of Communications Skills for Police Officers

Keeping the peace is one of the most difficult, challenging and rewarding jobs a Canadian can ask for. Police officers in Canada, need to rely on a wide range of tools and resources to do the job well. These include some of the traditional tools of the trade, such as a service firearm and ...Read more

Laurier: Inspiring Lives
Laurier: Inspiring Lives

It's All About Context

It is trite to say that context is everything, but context IS everything. Policing is a set of very complex activities applied by a group of diverse people, not all of whom are police officers, within a certain context. When I say context I mean: community, history, demographics, ethnic ...Read more

Laurier: Inspiring Lives
Laurier: Inspiring Lives

Why Policing?

Getting this opportunity to blog regularly about policing issues is a real treat for me. I've always been intrigued by policing , and later in my career, became increasingly intrigued by the environment within which policing happens. Indulge me for a minute while I tell you how I arrived here, ...Read more

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