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24 Detective Interview Questions
Question 1 of 24
How strong are your documentation skills?
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Question 1 of 24
How strong are your documentation skills?
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"My documentation skills are very well honed and I am diligent with ensuring that my documentation work is completed on time. I understand the importance of proper, and detailed, documentation in this line of work."
Assure the interviewer that you are skilled when it comes to documentation. What have you done to ensure that your documentation skills are on point?
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Question 2 of 24
How do you handle stressful situations?
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"I am highly trained to withstand a lot of stress and pressure on the job. I manage stressful situations by breaking them down into smaller, more manageable issues and scenarios. From there, I find the situations become less overwhelming and easier to manage."
As a Detective, you will be exposed to an incredible amount of stress on the job. Assure the hiring manager that you are able to handle this stress and pressure both gracefully and professionally.
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Question 3 of 24
Are you able to communicate with people from all walks of life?
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Question 4 of 24
Why did you choose to pursue a career as a Detective?
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Question 5 of 24
How many years did you serve as a Police Officer before being promoted to Detective?
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Question 6 of 24
Do you have a good memory and the ability to recall small details?
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Question 7 of 24
How strong are your interview skills?
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Question 8 of 24
What additional training would you take if you could?
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Question 9 of 24
What is your interview style as a Detective?
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Question 10 of 24
Tell me about a time that you were ordered to work around the clock. Were you able to maintain your speed and wit throughout the entire shift?
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Question 11 of 24
While attending post-secondary studies what was your best course? Which course did you struggle with the most?
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Question 12 of 24
Have you ever had to fire your weapon?
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Question 13 of 24
How flexible is your schedule? Are you able to work overtime, weekends and holidays as needed?
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Question 14 of 24
Tell me about a time when you needed to take on a leadership role. Did you enjoy being a leader?
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Question 15 of 24
What are your career goals as a Detective?
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Question 16 of 24
Where do you see yourself in 5 years?
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Question 17 of 24
How are your communication skills with your superiors?
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Question 18 of 24
How perceptive are you?
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Question 19 of 24
Do you strive for excellence in everything that you do?
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Question 20 of 24
Are you a trustworthy person?
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Question 21 of 24
Are you able to work with minimal supervision?
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Question 22 of 24
How do you withstand the ethical dilemmas associated with this unique type of work?
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Question 23 of 24
Have you ever had to be on stress leave or take a leave of absence since beginning your career as a Police Officer / Detective?
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Question 24 of 24
Tell me about your physical capabilities. Do you have any injuries or issues that would hinder you on the job?
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