Does armed security look good on a police application?
Generally cops don't respect security officers, but it's still probably the most related job to it aside from military police. I am attending college and applying to a PD, but it might take 2-3 years before I actually get the job. Also, do armed security ever need to wear vests? (besides the bodyguard positions)
Asked By: - 3/10/2012
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Yes armed security does look good on a police application. Its gives your practical work experience and most armed guards I see wear a vest. Even unarmed guards wear vests. Always wear a vest that is capable of stopping what you are carrying... More
Answered By: KT - 3/10/2012
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I think it would be a little pretentious to send an armed guard along with your application.
Answered By: Pal - 3/10/2012
Armed Security shows a level of responsibility with firearms, yes. But it is not like putting presidential commendations on your resume.
Answered By: Avenger - 3/10/2012
Military police isn't as highly regarded as you might think since dealing with military personnel and civilians are like night and day. There are armed and unarmed security that wear ballistic vests. Security is a great foot in the door no matter what anyone says.
Answered By: Paul Frie - 3/10/2012
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