Say What?posted November 19th, 2019 at 9:34 PM I've just learned that my hearing loss is a tad over the municipal policing and RCMP basic requirements. There goes that dream. Show 11 Comments 11 Comments Post a Comment Yeasty SlopNov 19, 2019 at 11:54pmAw how sad. Just means you can enjoy more showsNov 20, 2019 at 1:10amThere are plenty of other opportunities, I’m sure you’ll find another That's weird.Nov 20, 2019 at 1:36amWhy would you want to assume a role of position and power over another human being? I have no delusions that society needs some policing but I'm always shocked to learn that people want to do it. It's not a role of leadership you know? It's a role of authority. Spys like USNov 20, 2019 at 4:44amDon't forget yer fantastic collection of surveillance techniques. Good creeps are hard to find Their...Nov 20, 2019 at 5:37am... so-called "fitness requirements" are all unconstitutional, unless RCMP is just a military organization masquerading as a police force.The fitness standards are used to make sure the police force isn't diverse.None of these standards have ever been checked for Charter compliance, you could complain to the BC HUman Rights Tribunal, their requirements are going to be very irrational, and it's discriminatory of someone with a disability cannot be a constable. The idea that police work is only for "superheroes" is disgusting. Oh, the irony...Nov 20, 2019 at 8:03amDad used to work for municipal (not here). The head of HR confided that when they hired for law enforcement, they screened for aggressive psychopathologies... And hired them.And I know of at least one very, very zap-happy (as in Taser) officer with a dire reputation, who is still on the force after years of "incidents". Including zapping a cardiac patient I know personally.All of which suggests that this is not an exception... it's policy. (Policey?)The Polizei are not known for their listening skills. More for their SWATty ways, selective hearing, and even more selective memory. It's gotten bad enough that entire departments have to work with body cams on all the time. Adult supervision required, to avoid repeats of Ferguson, etc.So this post is profoundly funny. Phew!Nov 20, 2019 at 10:15amI’m so happy for you! Find a new dream that doesn’t involve brutality and corruption :) DuhNov 20, 2019 at 11:58amDodged a bullet, then. It's okayNov 20, 2019 at 12:36pmNo one likes a rat anyways. sallyknosbestNov 27, 2019 at 10:55amWell you want to hear perfectly so you don't get hurt, pretty sure its for your own safety...kidding...it IS definitely for you own safety. One door closes another opens! LOAD MORE Join the Discussion Your name Comment * your name What's your name?