Marcia Hultman

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Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security Occupations

The occupations below are in the Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security career cluster.

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Please note: A flames symbol like this in the listings of occupations indicates designation as a "Hot Career" in South Dakota, meaning it is a high demand-high wage occupation. A Top 30 icon like this Top 30 image, indicating this is one of South Dakota's top 30 highest demand, highest wage occupations indicates the occupation is among the Top 30 Hot Careers, one of the 30 with the greatest demand. Learn more about Hot Careers and the Top 30.

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Occupational Title O*NET-
SOC Code
Animal Control Workers 33-9011
Correctional Officers and Jailers designated as a Hot Career 33-3012
Court Reporters and Simultaneous Captioners 27-3092
Crossing Guards 33-9091
Detectives and Criminal Investigators, Private 33-3021
Emergency Medical Technicians 29-2042
FirefightersVideo icon -- Click here to view a related video 33-2011
First-Line Supervisors of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers 33-1021
First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives 33-1012
Fish and Game Wardens 33-3031
Forensic Science TechniciansVideo icon -- Click here to view a related video 19-4092
Gaming Surveillance Officers and Gaming Investigators 33-9031
Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates 23-1023
Lawyers 23-1011
Legal Secretaries 43-6012
Legal Support Workers, All Other 23-2099
Lifeguards, Ski Patrol, and Other Recreational Protective Service Workers 33-9092
Paralegals and Legal Assistants 23-2011
Paramedics 29-2043
Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers designated as a Hot CareerVideo icon -- Click here to view a related videoVideo icon -- Click here to view a related video 33-3051
Police, Fire, and Ambulance Dispatchers 43-5031
Probation Officers and Correctional Treatment Specialists 21-1092
Security Guards 33-9032
Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers 23-2093

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