Arkansas at bottom of WalletHub list for best state to be a police officer

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Arkansas may not be the best place for law enforcement.

WalletHub compared all 50 states and the District of Columbia to find out which states are good places to pursue a career as a police officer.   

The Natural State was ranked 50 out of 51.

New York was ranked number 1. Only Louisiana ranked lower than Arkansas.

Contributing factors include income, police deaths and police-protection expenses. 

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