Police Systems and Practices – Assignment 5
What Makes a “Good” Officer?
Write a 500-750 word paper where you discuss what you think makes a “good” police officer. Interview a current or former police on their views of what makes a “good” police officer and provide your results of the discussion. What did you learn from your interview?
In your paper also include a discussion on:
- Characteristics of a “good” officer.
- Give an example of an officer that you have seen with these characteristics. This may be in person or on television.
- Support your argument with outside references.
- Be sure to cite your resource(s).