Can a police officer bring up a text record?

Answer According to, in most states, a police officer cannot look through your phone to read your text messages "without a search warrant or reasonable cause to believe a crime has been o... Read More »

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Can you still become a police officer with a DUI on your record?

The requirements for becoming a police officer vary by jurisdiction. Generally, most police departments will not hire someone to become a police officer if he has a criminal conviction within seven... Read More »

Can one become a police officer with an arrest record?

Few, if any, police departments restrict hiring to people who have never been arrested. However, if the applicant has a felony conviction, state and local laws differ on whether the applicant can b... Read More »

What should your criminal record look like to be able to become a police officer?

Each year, thousands of Americans apply to become police officers. Many are attracted to the opportunity to help others and to the reliability of law enforcement careers. An aspiring police officer... Read More »

How to Become a Police Officer With a Bad Work Record?

Police and law enforcement professionals protect the public and prevent criminal activity. Police officers must maintain a high standard of personal ethics and work behavior. During the hiring proc... Read More »