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Step 2: Decide if You're Ready

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Step 2: Decide if You're Ready

Will you fit in? Are you old enough? Are you too old? Do you have a criminal record? Understand the basic requirements of joining a department here with:

• Basic eligibility requirements

• Reasons to join

• Benefits overview

• Law Enforcement vs. Civilian Comparison

Basic Eligibility Requirements

Eligibility requiremen...

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    hammerman337

    almost 7 years ago

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    i just turn 38 i wonder if im too old to join

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    lifechanger1975

    almost 7 years ago

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    I have applied for grants, and other loans to start school this fall in crimanal justice. This is where I felt I should start education is always a great thing to have. I was wondering if my age would affect my chances? I am 31 and will be 33 when I graduate. I am in good shape and don't feel that will hurt me but is there an age req. ?

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    seun

    about 7 years ago

    8 Comments

    i seun my dream is to be a police but were i found my self am not okay for it, if i can see the great oppotunity from your country i will very happy please help me and my future to be a police in your country.
    what can i do to be a police in your country i know with god all thing shall possible my email stomoo2007@yahoo.com mobile 08029275881

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    seun

    about 7 years ago

    8 Comments

    i seun my dream is to be a police but were i found my self am not okay for it, if i can see the great oppotunity from your country i will very happy please help me and my future to be a police in your country.
    what can i do to be a police in your country i know with god all thing shall possible my email stomoo2007@yahoo.com mobile 08029275881

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    seun

    about 7 years ago

    8 Comments

    i seun my dream is to be a police but were i found my self am not okay for it, if i can see the great oppotunity from your country i will very happy please help me and my future to be a police in your country.
    what can i do to be a police in your country i know with god all thing shall possible my email stomoo2007@yahoo.com mobile 08029275881

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    seun

    about 7 years ago

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    i seun my dream is to be a police but were i found my self am not okay for it, if i can see the great oppotunity from your country i will very happy please help me and my future to be a police in your country.
    what can i do to be a police in your country i know with god all thing shall possible my email stomoo2007@yahoo.com mobile 08029275881

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    snicole86

    about 7 years ago

    2 Comments

    WOW, THIS REALLY HELPS, I AM CURRENTLY A SECURITY OFFICER, AND HOPEFULLY, EVENTUALLY WILL BE A POLICE OFFICER. I AM LOOKING TO FIND EXACTLY WHAT I NEED TO DO IN ORDER TO BECOME AN OFFICER, IF ANYONE CAN GIVE SOME SUGGESTIONS, I WOULD REALLY BE GRATEFUL.

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    pbmyers30

    about 7 years ago

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    Hey guys, I am just about to get hired in San Diego as a detentions deputy. I have a concern though, I want to finish college! After the academy and I start working, do you think I'll be able to have time to attend school? Anyone have experience working and going to school? how'd you do your scheduling? SD county's scheduling is 12-hour work day 5on/5off/3on/3off. Let me know what you vets think.... thanks for your help guys!

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    smorffi

    about 7 years ago

    2 Comments

    im thinking of joimg to be a police officer something i've been wanting to do for a very long time i just need some information about it and training information as also have'nt been able to find any but please contact me if your willing to tell me thank you.

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    Casey122

    about 7 years ago

    2 Comments

    I am Also a Senior In high school. My plan is to go to college and major in criminal justice, After college i would like to become a Deputy for the Orange County Sheriff Department. I was wondering if i majored in criminal justice if i would get paid more or is there any other adive you can give me to help my future either to promote faster or get paid better...Thank
    Casey S.

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    jess088

    about 7 years ago

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    This year I am a senior in high school. My plan is to go to college and major in criminal justice and after college, become a police officer. Is there any advice you have on the steps to take to becoming one?

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    pennywise

    about 7 years ago

    2 Comments

    I AM LOOKING TO START OUT AS A POLICE OFFICER. I WANT TO GET BAD PEOPLE OFF THE STREETS WHERE OUR CHILDREN ARE GONNA GROW UP!!!!

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    eric21

    about 7 years ago

    4 Comments

    trying to find a dept is looking for entry level officer through the chgo land area

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    eric21

    about 7 years ago

    4 Comments

    would like to become a police officer at and entry level position have six year back ground

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