Barron's Police Sergeant Exam

Author: Donald J. Schroeder,Frank A. Lombardo

Publisher: Barron's Educational Series

ISBN: 9780764143816

Category: Political Science

Page: 589

View: 5860

Gives advice on test taking and provides a diagnostic test and three full length practice examinations.
Posted in Political Science

Barron's Police Officer Exam

Author: Donald J. Schroeder,Frank A. Lombardo

Publisher: Barron's Educational Series

ISBN: 9780764140914

Category: Political Science

Page: 665

View: 7680

Helps applicants prepare for police entrance exams by providing sample tests, explanations of correct answers, and tips on test taking.
Posted in Political Science

Barron's Police Sergeant Examination

Author: Donald Schroeder,Frank A. Lombardo

Publisher: Barrons Educational Series

ISBN: 9781438010984

Category: Study Aids

Page: 560

View: 2358

Revised and updated to reflect current exams, this manual prepares police officers to take any of the various exams given throughout the country that qualify applicants for promotion to the rank and responsibilities of police sergeant. A diagnostic test and three full-length practice exams, along with practice review quizzes and police assessment exercises, are presented with fully explained answers. Subject review sections cover data analysis, police science, and community policing programs. Added in this edition are revised test-taking strategies and strategies for taking tests presented on video, a review in outline form of the police role in Universal Emergency Management, and related multiple-choice questions with fully explained answers.
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Barron's Police Officer Exam, 10th edition

Author: Donald Schroeder,Frank Lombardo

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1438068824

Category: Study Aids

Page: 632

View: 6533

Rated "Best of the Best" in Police Exam Prep Books by BestReviews, September 2018 This updated manual presents information, practice tests, and strategies for the different question types used by police departments throughout the country. It includes: Four full-length practice exams with all questions answered and explained Two official exams given by a large metropolitan police department Streamlining of chapters to more closely reflect the latest question types currently in use General strategies for dealing with multiple-choice questions and specific strategies for taking computer-based multiple-choice tests, as well as for taking the traditional paper/pencil multiple-choice exam All important time management strategies New reading comprehension question types, plus strategies for answering these questions An additional diagnostic exam presents questions like those that have appeared on recent entry-level exams used by police departments across the country. Also included are test-taking tips for all question types, suggested rules for effective study, and a detailed description of a police officer’s duties. Updated chapters take into account the recent trend by police departments to rely on oral interviews and computerized testing when selecting police officers.
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Barron's Canadian Police Officer Exams

Author: Earl Andersen

Publisher: Barrons Educational Series

ISBN: 9781438004730

Category: Study Aids

Page: 488

View: 342

There are a number of tests commonly used by police departments throughout Canada to identify new officer candidates. This comprehensive study guide will help potential recruits prepare for exams in six different police organizations across Canada, including: The RCMP Police agencies in Alberta Police agencies in Saskatchewan Police agencies in Ontario Vancouver Police Department Winnipeg Police Service A diagnostic test and full-length practice exam for each organization—with fully explained answers— will help test-takers gauge where they stand. They will also find a wealth of information that will not only guide them through their exam but will give them an overview of the application and recruiting process, advice on writing a résumé and cover letter, and guidance on interview preparation. In-depth review of reading comprehension, writing, and math, as well as situational judgment and logic is provided along with insight into the simulation tests and psychological assessments.
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Police Sergeant Examination

Preparation Guide: Making Sergeant!

Author: Larry F. Jetmore

Publisher: Looseleaf Law Publications

ISBN: 9781608850686

Category: Political Science

Page: 306

View: 6352

In this extremely thorough prep guide Larry Jetmore reveals every element of the Sergeant Exam and shares priceless insights into things you can do to prepare yourself for top performance. Inside you will get: Tips for submitting your test application, Expert advice on strategies that will help you skillfully navigate both written AND oral elements, An explanation of scoring methodology and passing percentages and real-world insights into what the job of Sergeant actually entails, from the skills and personality strengths to the various new responsibilities you must be prepared to accept. Practice tests with explanatory answers PLUS a complete glossary of important terms and concepts.
Posted in Political Science

Police Sergeant Exam

A Step-by-step System to Prepare for Your Promotion Exam

Author: N.A

Publisher: Learning Express Llc

ISBN: 9781576857083

Category: Political Science

Page: 210

View: 5809

Police Sergeant is packed with critical new information and key test-taking tips to ensure your success on the exam. In addition, it offers a detailed, realistic study plan as well as a guide to local laws and procedures and informative chapters on the oral board and assessment centers. This comprehensive police sergeant exam prep offers you: - Two 100-question practice exams-newly revised and updated-based on the official exam - The police sergeant minicourse with over 300 question in an easy-to-use Q&A format - Tips for conquering test anxiety and boosting confidence - Complete information to get you through the application process and help you know what to expect on the exam
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Police Officer Exam For Dummies

Author: Raymond Foster,Tracey Biscontini

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118008537

Category: Study Aids

Page: 384

View: 5940

Your ticket to a higher score on the police officer exam Police exams are becoming increasingly difficult to pass, as law enforcement agencies are looking for the most capable officers from the candidate application pool. To help select the most qualified candidate, more than half of the departments and agencies throughout the country are following the current trend of using the National Police Officer Selection Test (POST also referred to as NPOST). Police Officer Exam For Dummies features three POST exams based on the official test, plus one New York City (NYC) exam. If you're a prospective police officer who needs to take the written exam, Police Officer Exam For Dummies gives you all the essential test preparation you need to succeed. Packed with study advice and test-taking tips, you'll get targeted instruction on everything you can expect on the actual exam. Targeted review in judgment, map reading, memory observation, and recall skills Coverage of all key subject areas 4 full-length practice officer exams with answers and detailed explanations Whether you're taking the local, county, state, or federal agency exam, this guide contains everything you need to score your highest on the exam and realize your dream of becoming a police officer.
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Norman Hall's Police Exam Preparation Book

Author: Norman Hall

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1440519285

Category: Political Science

Page: 304

View: 2420

Guaranteed Top Scores on Your Police Exam! If you are planning to join the hundreds of thousands of applicants who take the police officer exam each year, you need a high score. In this updated and revised edition of his #1 police exam book, Norman Hall guarantees that you'll score 80% to 100% on the exam--or your money back! With Norman Hall's Police Exam Preparation Book, 2nd Edition, you'll have everything you need to ace the test, including answer keys and self-scoring tables, pointers on avoiding common trouble spots, tips for meeting the physical requirements, the most up-to-date test-taking strategies, 7 practice tests, and 3 full-length police officer exams. Still worried that you might miss a vital test question? Relax! Norman Hall's Police Exam Preparation Book, 2nd Edition, includes new test questions and sketch art, and gives you complete coverage of ALL test subject areas, including basic math; directional orientation; grammar, vocabulary, and spelling; memory; reading comprehension; report writing; and situational judgment and reasoning. With the help of Norman Hall's Police Exam Preparation Book, 2nd Edition, you'll be able to score high and achieve your dream of becoming a law-enforcement official!
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John Douglas's Guide to the Police Officer Exams

Author: John E. Douglas

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780743270595

Category: Study Aids

Page: 398

View: 7341

Guides aspiring police officers through the examination process, offering anecdotes, insights, and tips on scoring well on the tests, providing practice exams, and discussing necessary qualifications.
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How to prepare for the police officer examination

Author: Donald J. Schroeder

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780812048407

Category: Political Science

Page: 570

View: 4047

Anyone who aspires to a police career needs Donald Schroeder and Frank Lombardo's newly updated manual. It presents four full-length exams, including official exams given by the New York City Transit and Housing Authority Police. Additional features include general information about police careers and strategies for receiving a high score in competitive police exams.
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Barron's Police Officer Exam Flash Cards

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781438077703


Page: N.A

View: 1018

This set of more than 450 flash cards includes 23 different categories of question types typically found on entry-level police officer exams; detailed test-taking strategies; hundreds of practice questions covering each category along with answer explanations, and more. Includes a key-ring style card holder that lets students arrange flash cards for study on the go.
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Court Officer Exam

Including Bailiff, Sheriff, Marshall, Courtroom Attendant, and Courtroom Deputy

Author: Donald J. Schroeder,Frank A. Lombardo

Publisher: Barrons Educational Series Incorporated

ISBN: 9780764123665

Category: Law

Page: 354

View: 4107

Updated to reflect recent exams, this manual provides solid test preparation for applicants taking federal, state, and local court officer exams. The authors present study tips, a diagnostic test, and four model exams typical of those currently administered. The exams come with answers to questions and self-diagnostic procedures. New in this edition is a chapter that takes into account the current trend in court systems to rely on oral interviews in the process of selecting court officers. The authors advise on ways to obtain the best score in such an interview.
Posted in Law

Promotion Crammer for Sergeants and Inspectors Part 1, . Exams

Author: Tom Barron

Publisher: Ihs Global Incorporated

ISBN: 9780710629845

Category: Education

Page: 367

View: 6859

Updated for the latest promotion exams, this invaluable guide includes over 1500 questions and answers for policy officers taking the Part 1 promotion examination. The no-nonsense revision aid includes new information relating to recent changes in examination procedure and the law.
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Master the Civil Service Exams

Author: Peterson's

Publisher: Peterson's

ISBN: 0768938090

Category: Study Aids

Page: 432

View: 4047

Master the Civil Service Exams offers complete test preparation for the written exam so you can pursue a government job. Math, verbal and clerical exercises, plus four full-length practice tests, build skills and confidence, while experts in the field provide an inside scoop on how to become a first-rate job candidate. You will also find up-to-date information on the civil service job market and projected areas of growth.
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CliffsNotes Police Officer Exam Cram Plan

Author: Northeast Editing, Inc.

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 0544183347

Category: Study Aids

Page: 360

View: 604

It's Police Officer Exam Crunch Time! Get a plan to ace the exam—and make the most of the time you have left. Whether you have two months, one month, or even just a week left before the exam, you can turn to the experts at CliffsNotes for a trusted and achievable cram plan to ace the Police Officer Exam—without ever breaking a sweat! First, you'll determine exactly how much time you have left to prepare for the exam. Then, you'll turn to the two-month, one-month, or one-week cram plan for week-by-week and day-by-day schedules of the best way to focus your study according to your unique timeline. Each stand-alone plan includes: Diagnostic test–helps you pinpoint your strengths and weaknesses soyou can focus your review on the topics in which you need the most helpSubject reviews–cover everything you can expect on the actual written exam in standard police officer exams across the country (including New York City): the verbal component, memorization and visualization, mathematics, and judgment and problem solving Full-length practice test with answers and detailed explanations–a simulated Police Officer Exam gives you an authentic test-taking experience Test-prep essentials from the experts at CliffsNotes NORTHEAST EDITING has been creating educational and test-prep content for publishers since 1992. The company's experienced authors, instructors, and editors produce print and online test-prep products for students of all ages. 2 months to ace the test... 1 month to ace the test... 1 week to ace the test!
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McGraw-Hill's Police Officer Exams

Author: Michael Palmiotto,Alison McKenney-Brown

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071596534

Category: Study Aids

Page: 293

View: 2859

Prepare for Your Police Officer Exam with Top Experts in the Field—and Join America's Finest! McGraw-Hill delivers the complete guide for police officer exams all across America. Packed with all the latest test-prep and career information, McGraw-Hill's Police Officer Exams includes four full-length sample tests, providing a perfect cross-section of the kinds of police exams given nationwide. Criminal Justice experts Michael Palmiotto and Alison McKenney-Brown give you the latest inside information about police officer recruiting and testing, from the basic requirements and the screening process to all the assignments available to successful recruits. If you're looking to launch a rewarding police officer career, this all-in-one resource is the guide for you. Includes: 4 full-length practice tests based on exams used by the departments of Denver, New York City, San Antonio, Seattle, and the state of Massachusetts Strategies for answering every question type on the written exams Step-by-step coverage of the candidate screening process, including the physical test, the background investigation, the psychological examination, and the oral interview Up-to-the minute information on the new video and essay exam formats Coverage of modern police careers, from Crime Scene Investigator to Hostage Negotiator to Airport Police Officer
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Barron's Correction Officer Exam, 4th edition

Author: Donald J. Schroeder, Ph.D.,Frank A. Lombardo, M.S., NYPD Ret.

Publisher: Barron's Educational Series

ISBN: 1438068751

Category: Study Aids

Page: 512

View: 8171

Updated to reflect the most recent requirements for correction officer candidates, including sheriff's departments, this review book presents strategies for the different question types used on correction officer exams in jurisdictions across the country. It also contains hundreds of practice questions written in the style used on official examinations. The authors, both highly experienced retired law enforcement officers, also present an overview of correction officers' duties and requirements. New to this edition is a much-needed strategy for handling computer-based multiple-choice questions, which are becoming the norm in civil service entrance exams, as well as a strategy for handling a new question type known as “word selection.” A diagnostic test and five full-length practice exams come with answer keys, diagnostic charts, and answer explanations.
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Civil Service Exams

Author: Jerry Bobrow,Peter Z. Orton,William A. Covino

Publisher: Barron's Educational Series

ISBN: 9780764107771

Category: Study Aids

Page: 384

View: 8957

Detailed subject review sections prepare civil service applicants for positions as stenographer, typist, clerical, and general office machine operators. Five diagnostic tests and eight model exams are included.
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