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Take a Virtual Ride-Along

What is it really like to be a community policing officer? Would a police career be a good match for you? Try our realistic job preview and integrated self-assessment below. This virtual ride along will take you through 10 scenarios common to police work. Watch the scenarios and answer the questions after each to assess your fit to the law enforcement profession. At the end, you can also see how your work values and interests align with officers in the field today!

Videos are also available individually on the Discover Policing You Tube Channel. Download the self-assessment questions to guide classroom / group discussions or individual self-reflection.

Special thanks to the following agencies for lending staff time and talent to this project: