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Do Cops Need a College Education?

By Dr. Chuck Russo and Kevin Duffy

Does a police officer need a post-secondary education or is it sufficient to have in-service training focused on critical topics? Find out more about the proven advantages a college education gives to officers and how they can access a quality education from anywhere.

Police Ethics: Does Education Matter?

By Dr. Todd D. Isaacson

Research suggests that college-educated officers use force less often and have better interpersonal communication skills, so why do less than 1% of departments require officers to have a four-year degree? Learn how education can impact ethical and moral behavior and why it's so important for administrators to understand all the factors that lead officers to make unethical decisions.