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I have a summary offense against me for retail theft. can i still be a police officer?

I am currently a senior in college going for criminal justice with a concentration in law enforcement. Before my incident in January 2008, I wanted to go into criminal justice but was not 100 percent sure on what to do with it. That incident completely changed my life and made me want to become a police officer.... Will I have any trouble getting a Police Officer job?

Asked By: emilysita1 - 10/18/2010
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You may apply for a pardon once sufficient time has passed, however given the fact that there are countless applicants for limited positions, I can guarantee you that you would be placed on the bottom of the pile if your application were not filed in the shredder first... More
Answered By: Jim D - 10/18/2010
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Shoplifting charge as an adult? Hmmmm. It's iffy. It's one thing to do that as a minor but as an adult often bespeaks of inner trouble.
Answered By: Casey/Kelle - 10/18/2010
 
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