It is never to your advantage to be caught off guard.
A police officer's training and professional status add extra levels of sophistication to his style of psychological and physical battering.
This will be followed by Field training for Lateral Officers.
To be considered as a lateral entry candidate, at the time of testing with us, you must be an experienced police officer who worked for another agency for at least 24 of the past 36 months (post academy experience) with full police powers and duties.
Learn more about the Out of State Testing Process After successfully completing the backgrounding and testing processes, the most competitive candidates are offered conditional employment with the Seattle Police Department.
After receiving a conditional offer of employment you will be scheduled additional tests, including a polygraph, psychological exam and medical exam.
Once you receive your final offer of employment you will be notified of your start date.
In addition to his personal power, he has institutional power — the badge, the gun, and the support of the police department — and he constantly threatens to use them all against you.
Police officers are professionally trained to establish who's in charge using their mere presence, voice and stance.ALL certified law enforcement officers from outside the State of Washington must take and pass the Police Officer Equivalency Examination administered by the Washington State Criminal Justice Training Commission.Upon successful completion of the equivalency academy, there will be a Post-BLEA (Basic Law Enforcement Academy) course where you will learn Seattle Municipal Laws, policy and procedures and services specific to Seattle.Because the level of abuse tends to escalate over time, it may help to anticipate what your abuser might do in the future.One way to know what to expect is to study your batterer's past behavior.Depending on where you're at, you may read about certain tactics and feel certain that your abuser would never use them against you.