Describe an example of a professional development trend in policing, including its purpose, outcomes, and benefits.

Research trends in police professional development at the federal, state, and local levels.

Write a 700-word paper in which you do the following:

Describe an example of a professional development trend in policing, including its purpose, outcomes, and benefits.
Compare this developmental trend at the federal, state, and/or local level.
Explain the reasons for differences in the professional development trend at each level (federal, state, and/or local).
Reflect on professional development opportunities in the field of criminal justice that could expand your career trajectory. Include at least one specific example.