Everyone starts out the same in law enforcement; you get hired, go to the academy, and then you do your time on probation. After that, you may decide you want to become a supervisor. For those seeking promotion, there is always the possibility of not getting one. Although when you don’t get the promotion it might seem like the end of the world, it isn’t. Here's how to handle this situation.
To better understand the choices, let’s go step by step through the various types of armor, threat levels, and certification processes.