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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.

Intelligence Work Protects Our Borders and the Country

Frank Hooton is a Lieutenant with the JOIC for the Texas Military Department, which is attached to the Texas Department of Public Safety, Texas Ranger Division. He provides intelligence analysis and coordination to the agency. “The most satisfying part of my job is helping make Texas—and the country as a whole—safer by providing good intelligence and enhancing awareness of threats,” he says.