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Discuss non-polygraph related aspects of local, county, and state law enforcement hiring processes here. Discuss testing procedures, interview questions, disqualification criteria, background investigations, life on the beat, etc.
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MMPI 2 First 75 Questions out of 567 Psych Exam
I have done quite a bit of research on the MMPI 2 used by psychological testing.  Here's the first 75 out of 567 questions.  I could give out rest of them & how some of them are interpeted by psycholo...

Started Feb 22nd, 2005 at 12:29am by ThugCop
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Does anyone know the standard time to get poly results from a P.D.?  I took the test 10 days ago and still nothing.  Believe it or not, the guy that did my test was VERY cool.  I stll kept my guard u...

Started May 30th, 2002 at 10:15pm by APE_HANGERS
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Police Applicant Background Investigation
is it possible for law enforcement background investigators to read logs of your text messages even if they have been deleted? Say a person allegedly bought drugs and set up meets via texts but that h...

Started Oct 14th, 2014 at 4:39pm by Guest (Guest)
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Inwald Personality Inventory IPI-2 questions or Manual?
Does anyone know where to get a copy of either the Inwald Personality Inventory IPI-2 questions or Manual?
Complete materials for similar tests such as MMPI-2, MCMI-III, 16PF, were relatively eas...

Started Aug 30th, 2019 at 6:16am by IPI (Guest)
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hiring a prostitute
i applied for l a county sheriff deputy trainee and after turning in all by transcripts, credit report, etc... i filled out a pre polygraph questionaire and i (stupidly) admitted to paying money for s...

Started Mar 4th, 2005 at 12:19am by abcabc
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National Application Database
I'm curious as I was just told by my BI that there is a national application database that stores every applicants application for every department they have applied too?
Has anyone e...

Started May 23rd, 2019 at 12:02pm by junelee (Guest)
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Oral Psychological Interview
Well I had my oral psychological interview today, and I can say I didn't do too well. I was asked to answer some questions fast and came up with the wrong answers. The psychologist never asked me abou...

Started Feb 6th, 2005 at 1:44am by DRIPSTER
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By: Estabine Thales (Guest)
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Concerns for NYPD candidates, RE: Investigation
I've been browsing the forums and noticed alot of indirect questions regarding the NYPD hiring process, specifically concerns about infractions found in the backround investigation.
I thought to ...

Started Jun 9th, 2006 at 9:25pm by NYPDV
12 25735 Last Post May 11th, 2018 at 12:52am
By: Dan Mangan
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MMPI2 Scores Do I qualify to be a peace officer with these?
I am trying to be a peace officer. I did answer some of the questions incorrectly like the seeing animals/things that other people don't see.
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Started May 7th, 2018 at 1:10pm by Die Abwehr
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Blinded by Visions of Grandeur
Our inside man at "Washington Whispers", a mainstay of offbeat information for all Swamp dwellers, tells us a bizarre tale of false prophets from out West heading to the Swamp with hat in hand, making...

Started Jan 27th, 2018 at 5:38pm by freepress68
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Failed Psych. Test
I took a psych. test for a local law enforcement agency and the results weren't good, I'm guessing.  I received a letter from the department saying they had "many"(even though through the whole proces...

Started Dec 26th, 2006 at 10:37pm by People_Rep.
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Does NYPD conduct polygraph as part of the application process? I didnt find anything on their website. Also if they do, are they going to stop doing it any time soon? Is there any other city that doe...

Started Aug 9th, 2005 at 9:48am by cavhan7
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Good article about how you may be seen or judged, per mmpi-2
MMPI - 2 Scales
The MMPI-2 contains seven validity scales and ten clinical scales.
Following are descriptions of the validity scales as well as the clinical scales for the MMPI-2.
Can ...

Started Oct 21st, 2008 at 9:56pm by lawlizard
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Police Departments That Dont Polygraph
What police departments dont polygraph? Does anyone have a list?

Started May 25th, 2017 at 1:52am by Alstair Alstairingzsdjd (Guest)
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Will prior drug use disqualify you from from being a cop in California
SWIM has wanted to be a police officer their entire life. however, like many kids SWIM went through a rebelious phase as a teen. MJ a few times ( never really liked the stuff) used to buy adderall fro...

Started Apr 7th, 2017 at 7:26am by unlucky
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What exactly can police see during their background check for applicants?
I know they talk to friends, family, and any associates. I'm talking about what they can actually see from running background checks on their computer.
Like is there a way for them to see if you ...

Started Mar 9th, 2017 at 2:04am by Psycho Physiologist
1 2201 Last Post Mar 9th, 2017 at 6:34am
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Florida Highway Patrol
Has anybody been through the FHP application process and have any insight for me.  Thank you in advance.

Started Jun 16th, 2004 at 1:17pm by Jimbob (Guest)
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By: xenonman
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DRIVING record
I want apply to Phoenix Police department and I want to know how the background investigation works for your driving record.
I'm asking because I pulled a ten year MVD (motor vehicle div...

Started Oct 25th, 2016 at 10:01pm by Sharpie (Guest)
1 1755 Last Post Dec 11th, 2016 at 4:22pm
By: Rome
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LASD in hot water over hiring pratices
Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca is facing scrutiny over hiring deputies from the County office of Public Safety.  The big picture is that were "caught" cheating on the polygraph AND WERE STILL HIR...

Started Dec 6th, 2013 at 2:44am by Fred F.
2 4533 Last Post Dec 6th, 2016 at 6:43pm
By: xenonman
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Passport Record/History
I'll post this again since it was lost in the outage last time.
I'm curious--what kind of access, if any, do state or local law enforcement agencies/background investigators have to an applicant'...

Started Jul 3rd, 2016 at 3:57pm by Rome
2 2106 Last Post Jul 31st, 2016 at 4:58pm
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