New Cops

New recruits learn what it takes to be a police officer through eight months of training at the Philadelphia Police Academy.

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Premiere Date
April 1, 2009
Length
60 minutes
Funding Initiative
Open Call
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Producer

Ron Kanter

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The Film

Cops are ordinary people doing an extraordinarily difficult job. New Cops explores what it takes to be a police officer by following new recruits through eight months of training at the Philadelphia Police Academy, and returning five years later to see how they are doing on the job and how it has changed them.

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