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GangGreen712
Gun nut
Last Activity: Today, 10:31 AM
Joined: 03-04-2008
Location: Between Boston and DC
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  • Resurrecting an old thread here:

    For those who have either been through or have knowledge of both the municipal and state police academies, what does the state police program teach or do that the the municipal one does not? Considering that the municipal academy is (as far as I know) shorter...
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  • GangGreen712
    commented on 's reply to Act 120 Departments
    PA_Ed, a lot of departments may not REQUIRE Act 120 in order to apply. However, that doesn't mean they will give serious consideration to a non-certified candidate when the hiring pool is filled with certified candidates.
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  • GangGreen712
    replied to Act 120 Departments
    Lower Marion does quite frequently. However, there's a lot of info here as to why you might want to avoid them. Cheltenham does as well. Norristown used to hire non-120 candidates all the time, and they still do occasionally. Same with Allentown and Reading, and sometimes Pottstown.

    Of...
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  • If the charges were dismissed and you're able to possess a firearm, then, at least judging by standards of the county correctional facility where I work, yes, you would stand a chance of getting a CO job . If you're still a prohibited person, then as Iowa said, you'd be a no go. Unfortunately, many...
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  • GangGreen712
    replied to 9mm Vs 45
    OP,

    For all intents and purposes, I would say yes, the modern 9mm is just as effective a combat cartridge as the .45 ACP. The 45 and 9mm actually generate nearly the same amount of force, the .45 being a bit more powerful, but not enough to make almost any difference at all. You'd be hard...
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  • The biggest thing I'd like to see changed:

    Apply all provisions of the law to police officers at private universities. I always found it dumb, and dangerous, that sworn officers who have gone through the same academy, have the same duties and powers, and face the same dangers on and off...
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