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I Want to Be a Police Officer

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    Law Enforcement Is My Calling

    I've always wanted to be a police officer ever since I started school but it started becoming more and more interesting as I've been getting older. I'm currently a junior in high school and am will be doing a class called "Criminal Investigation" I recently went on a Ride Along...
    Delta722 Delta722 16-17, M 1 Response Jul 11, 2012

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    I Don't Know What To Do...

    I doubt any of you know me, I doubt anyone I know will find me on here. Which in and of itself is why I find myself behind this keyboard. I am an extremely physical guy, I am a big dude, ex college football player who moved onto powerlifting. I have always been an athlete, and...
    hulkstrong22 hulkstrong22 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 15, 2013

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    Can I Accomplish My Dream?

    I am 15 years old and I have been wanting to be a police officer since I was 6 years old. I have recently told my parents this, and they are NOT supportive of my decision. They said that if I want to be a police officer then I wont ever have a relationship with them. It breaks my...
    jackierose2010 jackierose2010 13-15, F 1 Response Oct 14, 2010

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    I am currently in school to become a police

    officer, I am absolutely excited/nervous to go on this journey. Is there anyone that is also in the process of becoming a cop or is one?? Is there one that would like to have a conversation?? Message me
    MissLadyJay MissLadyJay 18-21, M 3 Responses Sep 7

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    Since About 8...

    I was in a lot of car accidents when I was younger. It was around primary school age when I used to take a coach to school everyday. I can remember three incidents off the top of my head that resulted in minor injuries, shell-shocked kids and drivers, and completely wrecked cars...
    Masonlukedeane Masonlukedeane 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 26, 2013

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    The Cop

    I have always wanted to be a police officer ever since i was a little kid. But I do not want to be the high and mighty cop who thinks he's better than everyone else. I like law enforcement and our court systems, and even contemplated becoming a juvenile judge, however I don't...
    Naturewriter Naturewriter 22-25, M 2 Responses Mar 13, 2013

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    "I Want to Be a Police Officer"

    I want to be a Police officer. I am taking criminal Justice classes, and my Dream goal is to be a Police officer. I will do what ever it takes to be a Police officer, I know it is going to be worth all of the hard work
    DyinToBeLoved DyinToBeLoved 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 25, 2008

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    Can I Be One

    i alll ways wanted to be a police officer but lately i been in trouble wit the law i did a couple things im not to proud of and i wish i didnt do but i have no regrets i have to learn from my misstakes  and move on ive all way have police dreams and is it a sign i should...
    MissBabiiGurl MissBabiiGurl 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 14, 2008

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    I really want to become a cop

    so I can help a lot of people and get the really bad crime off the streets
    Canadianblood Canadianblood 22-25, F 2 Responses Sep 6

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    Female Officers

    As a child, I knew my job would be connected to helping others somehow. As I grew older, I set a steady goal towards becoming a police officer. There are several reason this became the career of my dreams. I have witnessed plenty of police officers act wrongly towards people. I...
    mshumphreys mshumphreys 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 1, 2013

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    I Want to Be a Police Officer

    As soon as I leave school, I would like to become a police officer. There is so much crime around that is senseless I would like to put a stop to some of it. There is no need for a lot of things that happen.
    gossiper222sdaughter gossiper222sdaughter 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 30, 2008

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    if anyone has and inspirations

    that helped shape why they want to be a police officer id be interested to hear about them mine has to be FBI agent Melvin pervis and J edgar hoover
    greatbritain1707 greatbritain1707 16-17, M 1 Response Aug 9

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    I Really Want It

    Well it all started out that I tried out to be a deputy sherriff, I figured its one step closer to becoming a police officer. One step closer to my dream I said. I took the written exam and I passed. I was so happy and proud of myself. Next was the physical test and I thought...
    missofficer24 missofficer24 22-25, F Dec 30, 2009

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    I've always been fascinated by police officers

    and ever since I was 4 years old I wanted to become one. I'm now going through a Criminal Justice program in High School and I plan to go to college for Law Enforcement. I plan to become a local(city) officer and then retire and go to the New York State Police.
    Deveshin Deveshin 16-17, M 3 Responses Feb 21

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    I Hope To Be A Police Officer

    I've always wanted to be a police officer. This april I finished my first year of college, and I feel great about myself. The only problem that I have, is that I might not find a job for the next 7 years. I really want to be a police officer so bad,and I love school and Im...
    AbbyButterfly AbbyButterfly 18-21, F Jul 8, 2011

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    I have always wanted to be a Police Officer.

    Ever since I was 5 years old I have known this is what I've wanted to do. But last night I came to a horrible realization. I realized my chances of becoming a police officer are basically 0%. There are so many things against me. I know I can be a good cop, but I also understand...
    aldamc aldamc 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 5

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    Dream Career

    Well ever since i was younger i was always into law enforcement... Most of my family is the "**** the police type"... but i would just love to do this... I'm actually looking forward to start doing the tests and head on to the academy this year, i have a few friends that are...
    roseyvonne roseyvonne 22-25, F 14 Responses Apr 20, 2012

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    Related Experiences

    I suppose I should start with this experience first, as it relates to both my professional and personal life. I worked as a correctional officer first for two and a half years at...
    thx10050 thx10050 31-35, M 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    When I was a kid, I thought police officers were heroes, and I wanted to be one. At some point, I stopped believing they were heroes. At a later point, I stopped caring if I were...
    Ayutthaya Ayutthaya 26-30, M 6 days ago

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    Well let's see. I have been knowing this officer for about 3 years now. Ever since I first met him, I can not get him off my mind. I really care about this man. I first met him...
    jedwards25 jedwards25 22-25, F 3 days ago

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    One more experience I forgot to share. I found out that my brother called the police cause he thought someone was in our house. So right away I asked my brother does he remember...
    jedwards25 jedwards25 22-25, F 3 days ago

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    Ever since citizens police academy ended, I had been seeing him at my old job a couple of times. The first three times, he was with his ex wife and kids. I first noticed him in my...
    jedwards25 jedwards25 22-25, F 3 days ago

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    Now I have been seeing him in his patrol car, riding around , patrolling the city. Every time I see him, he is always staring at me. If I know he is going to be at an event then I...
    jedwards25 jedwards25 22-25, F 3 days ago

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    I want to be an MP- I have been doing a lot of thinking about my future in the military. I was given an idea by one of my role models to look into being an Military Police...
    Duncan98 Duncan98 16-17, M Oct 6

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    Next year will be my final year at school. Right now I should be working really hard with an ambition of what I want to do or be once I leave school as all my friends are. I do...
    rirxalri rirxalri 16-17, F 4 Responses Oct 1

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    1. I love History (World War 2 and the Crusades are my favorite periods) 2. I have blonde hair and blue eyes. 3. I am tall (6'4) 4. I love dogs. 5. I want to become a sheriff...
    DeusVult DeusVult 18-21, M Oct 5

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    1. I like to play video games. 2. I love pork and bacon!! 3. I have a YouTube. ( Joskob Becker ) 4. I have ADHD. 5. I love music. 6. I enjoy playing soccer! 7. I want to be a...
    DoctorJon13 DoctorJon13 13-15, M Oct 14

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    After our house burned down in Wisconsin a few months ago, my husband and I packed our four young kids and all our belongings into a gold minivan and drove to my sister-in-law’s...
    answermyprayers answermyprayers 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 1

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    Madhya Pradesh, September 29, 2014: The burning of a church in India’s Madhya Pradesh has stoked fears of widening religious violence against Christians in the Hindu-majority...
    valha11a valha11a 46-50, M Oct 3

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    I wanted him to stay in my life. Even though I’ve cried, felt like I was going to die, and drank alcohol a few times before over someone I was in love with not loving me, I...
    Roshunn Roshunn 26-30, F Oct 13

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    I wanted him to stay in my life. Even though I’ve cried, felt like I was going to die, and drank alcohol a few times before over someone I was in love with not loving me, I’ve...
    Roshunn Roshunn 26-30, F Oct 13

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    I wanted him to stay in my life. Even though I’ve cried, felt like I was going to die, and drank alcohol a few times before over someone I was in love with not loving me, I’ve...
    Roshunn Roshunn 26-30, F Oct 13

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    Suicide or Murder Four years back I heard news about a suicide. He was a famous actor and about 50 years old. His name was Srinath. He had been depressed for a while. Had been...
    aproudwoman aproudwoman 46-50, F Oct 9

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    I had several vivid visions and here is my longest most vivid one I ever had.I was laying in bed when suddenly, clearer than any dream I've ever had and clearer than reality at...
    Dayzdreamer Dayzdreamer 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 22

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    Two dead including gunman in Washington state school shooting (with video) By Doug Esser, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS October 24, 2014 1:55 PM Read more: http://www...
    mother1983 mother1983 26-30, F 6 days ago

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    What the hell gives people the right to correct the way people speak, or post on here. They say its for the better, and that to be taken seriously you need to use better grammar...
    blindfoldstacy blindfoldstacy 41-45, T 4 Responses 3 days ago

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    I am twenty one, male to female pre op transgender yet to begin Hormone Therapy. I recently got out of prison for making a huge mistake at the age of 18, and am now living in a new...
    RayanaLisbeth RayanaLisbeth 18-21, T 1 Response Oct 6

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    Have you ever seen a flying pig? Look at a police helicopter
    ShawnL15 ShawnL15 18-21, M 2 Responses Oct 8

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    When did a story about being toplezz become taboo? 'I love being toplezz' was deleted by the EP police. Such hipocrits!!!
    shy40d shy40d 56-60, F 4 Responses 4 days ago

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    I am in army... I am a brilliant officer but i dont do that much work hard.. I think if i could do more than i can get more goals in my life..
    dukedom4ever dukedom4ever 26-30, M 1 Response Oct 11

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    1. I was raised in military school from 6 - 17. 2. No surprise, I'm a Royal Marine Officer (Lt.) 3. I lost my virginity to a prostitute in Amsterdam at 18. 4. I am studying...
    JacobStark JacobStark 18-21, M Oct 20

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    I feel like no matter how many medals, trophies, awards, or competitions I win, I just don't feel satisfied. Everyone around me is always getting compliments from THEIR peers...
    DepressedCanadianTexan DepressedCanadianTexan 13-15, M a week ago

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    I created this group as sort of a forum to discuss questions we all ask as people, but questions that really maybe ask something else or are at least looking for different answers...
    ClaudNine ClaudNine 18-21, F 6 Responses 2 days ago

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    ConLocura ConLocura 18-21, F Oct 2

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    I want to be naked 24/7 but I can't! :( I am a 15 year old boy trying to be a naturist as much as I can. The rest of my family doesn't want to be naked so I can't. I am not...
    LlMABEAN LlMABEAN 13-15, M 4 Responses Oct 4

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    1. I'm African and German 2. My hometown is Chicago, Illinois 3. I live in South Florida 4. I write and have two published poems 5. I'm bi 6. I have an amazing girlfriend 7. I...
    BornInTheWrongEra72 BornInTheWrongEra72 16-17, F 2 Responses Oct 19

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    Do any of you ever get the feeling that you a merely 'existing', rather than actually LIVING...? I've been like that now for years. I get up every day and 'go through the motions...
    Phaedrus1975 Phaedrus1975 36-40, M 10 Responses Oct 6

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    "Just kill me" I've read it on the news about a guy who'd pointed a gun at the policeman and said those words. It's an idea I can't get out of my head although I'm not so sure I...
    SwanNual SwanNual 22-25, F Oct 7

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    1: My perfect pizza is an extra large cheese pizza from papa johns with extra cheese and light sauce. When it arrives I let it sit for 10 minutes and then add M&M's on it. 2: Pain...
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 18-21, M 1 Response Oct 9