Public Safety

Public Safety


Contact the ACA for information on job openings and for a list of universities that offer degree programs in corrections.

206 North Washington Street, Suite 200
Alexandria, VA 22314-2528
Tel: (703) 224-0000
Fax: (703) 224-0179

American Jail Association provides information on careers in corrections.

1135 Professional Court
Hagerstown, MD 21740-5853
Tel: (301) 790-3930
Fax: (301) 790-2941

American Society of Criminology offers education, publications, job postings, and information on careers in criminology.

1314 Kinnear Road, Suite 212
Columbus, OH 43212-1156
Tel: (614) 292-9207
Fax: (614) 292-6767

Contact the AFIO for information about careers in intelligence and a list of members willing to speak at schools.

7700 Leesburg Pike, Suite 324
Falls Church, VA 22043-2618
Tel: (703) 790-0320
Fax: (703) 991-1278

Visit the CIA's Web site to take a career assessment quiz and for information on career paths, recruitment schedules, and student opportunities, such as internships.

Office of Public Affairs
Washington, D.C. 20505
Fax: (571) 204-3800

Visit the FBI's Web site to learn more about a career as an FBI agent.

935 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
, Washington, D.C 20535-0001
Tel: (202) 324-3000

Contact the FBP for information on entrance requirements, training, and career opportunities for corrections officers at the federal level.

320 First St., NW
, Washington, DC 20534-0002
Tel: (202) 307-3198

Contact the IACP for information about careers in law enforcement.

44 Canal Center Plaza, Suite 200
Alexandria, VA 22314-1579
Tel: (800) 843-4227
Tel: (703) 836-6767

Contact the NSA for information on careers in law enforcement and corrections.

1450 Duke Street
Alexandria, VA 22314-3490
Tel: (800) 424-7827
Fax: (703) 890-9158

U.S. Customs and Border Protection provides information about careers in customs and border protection.

1300 Pennsylvania Ave., NW
Washington, D.C. 20004-3002
Tel: (877) 227-5511
Tel: (202) 325-8000

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security is responsible for protecting the nation from terrorist attacks at home and abroad.

Secretary of Homeland Security
Washington, D.C. 20528
Tel: (202)-282-8000

U.S. Marshals Service provides fact sheets, career opportunities, news, and other resources.

Tel: (202) 307-9100

The U.S. Secret Services provides information on how to become a special agent.

Office of Government and Media Relations
245 Murray Ln., SW, Bldg. T-5
Washington, D.C. 20528-0001
Tel: (202) 406-5708