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Old 12-24-2012, 11:16   #46
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Originally Posted by DoogieHowser View Post
How can a board dictate policy to a a sworn police officer? They are exempt from that nonsense. We have the SCoP program here in VA Special Conservators of the Peace, we also have a new one they are rolling out specifically for Campus Cops.
Originally Posted by trdvet View Post
Probably because they work for the school board. We have school police here and they have all sorts of silly policies. The Chief answers to the superintendent and the officers answer to the principals and the chief.
Exactly; they are employed by the school board, so the school board sets their policies.
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