Is it still possible to be a police officer with a reckless driving ticket?

I jsut started school for Criminal Justice-law enforcment, but I got a reckless driving ticket a few days ago. How badly is tht going to affect my job outlook when I go to apply for a job in 2 years?

Asked By: Stephen - 8/25/2012
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Yes. Any red flags can hurt your chances of getting hired. However, if your license remains valid and you don't get any other traffic citations or tickets, then it probably won't hurt your chances in a couple years. Applicants have to have a valid driver's license, and you want to have a good driving record. It is... More
Answered By: J.W. - 8/25/2012
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Each state and city will have different rules for such . Check with the state or city you hope to work for .
Answered By: Frosty - 8/25/2012
Why not?All cops drive recklessly/dangerously and most drive drunk.
Answered By: Bob - 8/25/2012
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