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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?"
Jaime Faith Edmondson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Female Police Officers
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Jaime Faith Edmondson

Jaime Edmondson is scheduled to appear on the fourteenth season of reality show The Amazing Race. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 40

Birthplace: Bartow, Florida, United States of America

Carol J. Shaya-Castro is a former New York City police officer and actress whose employment was terminated after she appeared in the August 1994 issue of Playboy magazine. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 49

Birthplace: Jaffa, Israel

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Kiran Bedi is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Female Police Officers
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Kiran Bedi is an Indian politician, social activist, former tennis player and a retired police officer. Bedi joined the Indian Police Service in 1972, becoming its first woman officer. 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 and Mizoram. She started her career as a Deputy Commissioner of Police in Chanakyapuri area of Delhi, and won the President's Police Medal in 1979. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 69

Birthplace: Amritsar, India

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Jennifer Oeser is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Female Police Officers
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Jennifer Oeser is a German heptathlete. She is currently pregnant and taking a break for, competing. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 35

Birthplace: Brunsbüttel, Germany

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