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Famous Female Police Officers

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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?"
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Valentina Truppa is listed (or ranked) 5 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

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Bibiana Steinhaus is listed (or ranked) 6 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

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Valentina Vezzali is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Female Police Officers
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Valentina Vezzali is an Italian fencer and politician. As fencer she has won six Olympic gold medals in foil competitions. Together with the German shooter Ralf Schumann, the Slovak slalom canoeist Michal Martikán and the japanese female judoka Ryoko Tani, is one of only four athletes in the history of the Summer Olympic Games to have won five medals in the same individual event. On 2013 she became a member of the Italian Chamber of Deputies as part of the Scelta Civica party. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 45

Birthplace: Iesi, Italy

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Betty Heidler is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Female Police Officers
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Betty Heidler is a German hammer thrower, and the former world record holder. She now lives in Frankfurt and is a member of the Eintracht Frankfurt athletics team. She works for the German Federal Police where she is member of the sports support group and started studying Bachelor of Laws at the Fernuniversität Hagen in 2007. She put in a dominant performance at the 2010 European Cup Winter Throwing with a winning mark of 72.48 m, beating her nearest rival by more than three metres. Heidler won the inaugural IAAF Hammer Throw Challenge in 2010, finishing at the top of the rankings ahead of Anita Wlodarczyk. She won the gold medal at the 2010 European Athletics Championships then went on to ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 35

Birthplace: Berlin, Germany

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