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System of law enforcement, the bar, judiciary, corrections, & probation that is directly involved in the apprehension, prosecution, defense, sentencing, incarceration, & supervision of those suspected of or charged with criminal offenses. Credo Reference

Careers in Criminal Justice

Bureau of Labor Statistics'
Occupational Outlook Handbook

BLS provides information on what occupations: what they do, the work environment, what it takes to get into a career, the pay, the job outlook, state and regional data on the occupation, and similar occupations. Click links below for specific occupations under Protective Services.

Protective Services


O*Net Online

O*Net is the nation's primary source of occupational information. This database contains hundreds of standardized and occupation-specific information on almost 1,000 occupations covering the entire U.S. economy.


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