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List of famous female police officers, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest female police officers list contains the most prominent and top females known for being police officers. There are thousand of females working as police officers in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic police officers have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a female aspiring to be a police officer then the people below should give you inspiration.

Famous female cops include everyone from Bibiana Steinhaus to Jennifer Oeser.

While this isn't a list of all female police officers, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous female police officers?" and "Who are the best female police officers?"
Kiran Bedi is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Female Police Officers
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Kiran Bedi (born 9 June 1949) is a retired Indian Police Service officer, social activist, former tennis player and politician who is the current Lieutenant Governor of Puducherry. She is the first woman to join the Indian Police Service (IPS). She remained in service for 35 years before taking voluntary retirement in 2007 as Director General, Bureau of Police Research and Development. As a teenager, Bedi became the national junior tennis champion in 1966. Between 1965 and 1978, she won several titles at national and state-level championships. After joining IPS, Bedi served in Delhi, Goa, Chandigarh and Mizoram. She started her career as an Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) in ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 69

Birthplace: Amritsar, Punjab, India, Eurasia, Amritsar district, + more

Jennifer Oeser is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Female Police Officers
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Jennifer Oeser (born 29 November 1983 in Brunsbüttel, Schleswig-Holstein) is a retired German heptathlete. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 35

Birthplace: Brunsbüttel, Germany

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Valentina Truppa is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Female Police Officers
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Valentina Truppa is an Italian dressage rider. She is representing Italy at the 2012 Summer Olympics in the individual dressage. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 32

Birthplace: Milan, Italy

Bibiana Steinhaus is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Female Police Officers
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Bibiana Steinhaus is a German football referee. She was the first female referee in German professional football. She became a professional referee in 1999 by officiating matches in the Women's Bundesliga, after that she was selected to officiate in the Regionalliga. In 2003, she was the main referee for the 2002–03 Women's DFB-Pokal final between 1. FFC Frankfurt and FCR 2001 Duisburg. She was also selected for the 2008 FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup, UEFA Women's Euro 2009 and 2010 FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup. On 15 April 2011, she was one of 16 referees for the 2011 FIFA Women's World Cup where she officiated two group stage matches before she was selected to officiate the final between ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 39

Birthplace: Bad Lauterberg, Germany