Stricter Requirements To Become a Police Officer

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Nuri Nelson
Apr 24, 2021
Add a licensure requirement and I'm sold

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Chris Worthing
Aug 30, 2020
Lets just do a fast comparison...in the USA an officer only has to go through the academy which lasts 3 weeks MAX...that is 3 WEEKS!!!

In Western Europe most officers have to attend their police academy that lasts nearly 2 - 3 YEARS.

In the USA all an officer needs to use deadly force is "reasonable suspicion" that you have commited or are about to commit a crime.

In Europe they have to follow the European Convention on Human Rights which says they can only use deadly force if deemed absolutely needed and no other options exist.

Now you tell me who is getting better trained to do the job to protect and serve their communities. Sure as hell is not the USA here.

The United States could learn a thing or two by looking at the Western European countries and how they handle training and teaching of their officers.

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Zakia Al-Ghuiyy
Aug 29, 2020
Zakia Al-Ghuiyy - I cannot stand being worried about my 25 year old son when he leaves the house.

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Concerned Educator
1 year ago
There should be stricter requirements for a job of this nature. I also believe psychological testing should be required as well.

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Sammy McDermott
1 year ago
WE FUCKING NEED THIS

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sarah schroll
1 year ago
officers are meant to protect. the system now lets them abuse power. people who want to abuse power and take advantage should not be cops under any circumstances

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cock in my fat asshole
1 year ago
Im signing cuz there is

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Adriana Waddington
1 year ago
ACAB

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Dejia Brooks
1 year ago
They shouldn’t let people who are so trigger happy on there

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Van Immonen
1 year ago
There needs to be more testing of their psychological behavior and mental wellness