View Full Version : Smoking pot, no college may not bar you from police work

11-17-2016, 08:12 AM
Lowering standards to increase applicants and diversity...

Police departments are relaxing age-old standards for accepting recruits, from lowering educational requirements to forgiving some prior drug use, to try to attract more people to their ranks.


11-17-2016, 10:21 AM
If they pass their pre-employment drug screen and have no criminal record, well, I would say that the applicants who say they smoked weed in the past are being honest. Many others are probably lying and using Quick Clean before their interview.