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Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security Occupations

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

  1. Simply click on any occupational title below to learn more about the occupation in our virtual labor market data system.
  2. For even more in-depth information on an occupation, use O*Net Online. Copy the O*Net-Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) Code from the table below. Then within O*Net Online, paste that code into the Occupation Search field. Next, click on the gray arrow or press the Enter key on your keyboard to perform the search within O*Net Online.

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Occupational Title O*NET-
SOC Code
Animal Control Workers 339011
Correctional Officers and Jailers 333012
Court Reporters 232091
Crossing Guards 339091
Detectives and Criminal Investigators 333021
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics 292041
Firefighters 332011
First-Line Supervisors of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers 331021
First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives 331012
Fish and Game Wardens 333031
Forensic Science Technicians 194092
Gaming Surveillance Officers and Gaming Investigators 339031
Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates 231023
Lawyers 231011
Legal Secretaries 436012
Legal Support Workers, All Other 232099
Lifeguards, Ski Patrol, and Other Recreational Protective Service Workers 339092
Paralegals and Legal Assistants 232011
Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers 333051
Police, Fire, and Ambulance Dispatchers 435031
Probation Officers and Correctional Treatment Specialists 211092
Security Guards 339032
Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers 232093

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