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Coast Guard

Career description: The United States Coast Guard (USCG) is the maritime security, search and rescue, and law enforcement service branch of the United States Armed Forces[6] and one of the country’s eight uniformed services. The Coast Guard is a maritime, military, multi-mission service unique among the U.S. military branches for having a maritime law enforcement mission with jurisdiction in both domestic and international waters and a federal regulatory […]

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Animal Control Officer

Career description: Animal control officers maintain public safety by enforcing animal licensing laws and humane care regulations while on patrol. Working as an animal control officer can be both challenging and rewarding, and it requires handling all kinds of animals, from pets to wildlife. Animal control officers are generally employed by a county, a city, or the federal government. They […]

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Police Dog Handler

Career description: K-9 police officers work closely with their dogs to enforce laws and apprehend criminals. With relatively few positions available in the field, an assignment to the canine unit is highly coveted among law enforcement professionals. K-9 officers can work in local, state, and federal law enforcement, as well as in the military. While […]

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FBI Intelligence Analyst

Career description: Intelligence Analysts break down information into key components and contribute to plans of action to understand, mitigate and neutralize threats. This means they are part of our first line of defense for national security. The following are general activities an Intelligence Analyst will perform regardless of placement or topic: What it’s like: Common […]

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Customs and Border Protection Helicopter Pilot

Career description: Customs and border protection officers work primarily to enforce immigration and customs laws. They also enforce agricultural laws as they pertain to the importation and exportation of goods by individuals. This is a skilled position that requires candidates to have a passion for the law, a sharp attention to detail, and the ability […]

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911 Dispatcher

Career description: A 911 Dispatcher is a telephone, radio or computer operator that connects people in need with fire, police and medical emergency services. They receive a variety of reports, ranging from car accidents to criminal acts in progress and coordinate the dispatch of the appropriate emergency responders. In addition to dispatching emergency services, 911 […]

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Firefighter

Career description: Full-time firefighters help protect the public in emergency situations. They respond to a wide variety of calls: as well as fires, they assist at car crashes, chemical spills, flooding and water rescue. What it’s like: Common duties: Attending to emergency call-outs Using sophisticated firefighting and rescue equipment Inspecting and maintaining equipment between uses […]