discuss whether activities on social networking and social media sites should be considered as part of the hiring process.
Instructions: Please read the assigned readings below and complete an essay review (initial post). Your review should include an introduction, a body and a conclusion. The review should include the following: 1) a comprehensive response to the discussion question(s) below; and, (2) a brief critique of the reading.
Discussion 3 ____________________________________________
After reading the assigned readings:
(1) Chapters 5 and 6 of the course text;
Discussion: Students, you are to provide an overview the use of social networking and social media sites in the hiring process of police officers. Please review Exhibit 5.3 and discuss whether activities on social networking and social media sites should be considered as part of the hiring process. In addition, please assess the paramilitary organizational design and its effects on the decision making process in policing today. Explain why is it difficult to change.
Also, if you were a Director of a Police Academy, which five topics of the police training academy curriculum do you thing should be assigned the greatest number of instructional hours? Explain; and, how might police training academies be changed to better serve police departments in choosing the best candidates for the job.