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I Pay Your Wages! A Beginners Guide to the Police Service Paperback – 22 Aug 2012

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  • Paperback: 288 pages
  • Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (22 Aug. 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1478289376
  • ISBN-13: 978-1478289371
  • Product Dimensions: 14 x 1.7 x 21.6 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.2 out of 5 stars 54 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 596,966 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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"...a must read for anyone interested in being a copper..."

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***A top 10 best seller in its Amazon category***

Thinking of a career in the thin blue line? Want to know what a police officer in the UK really does? It's not at all like you see on the TV, trust me - I'm a policeman.

Occasionally frightening, but always exciting, PC Surname guides you all the way from application, through training, and on to what a new police recruit really gets up to out on the streets. Cross the police line for a unique, humorous and accurate insight into front line policing in the UK, whilst learning police powers, procedures and policies as you go. Featuring the latest legislation and information for 2012/13, this book is a complete and comprehensive guide for all those keen on a police career, as well as those with an interest in the police as a whole. In this book you will find light hearted - but brutally honest - explanations about the following topics:

  • Why people become police officers
  • Personal skills required to succeed
  • The full application process including the application form, assessment centre and physical
  •  Basic training. Front line policing
  • Police terminology and radio use
  • Investigation
  • Suspect interviewing
  • Police officer's Pocket Note Books
  • Shift work
  • Arresting suspects
  • Powers of Stop and Search
  • Use of force
  • Officer self defence and personal safety
  • Domestic Violence
  • Traffic offences
  • Sudden deaths
  • Missing people
  • Mental health
  • Anti Social Behaviour
  • Cyber crime
  • Public order policing
As well as everything else a front line police officer does come rain or shine, 365 days a year, on the streets of the United Kingdom.

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