Town of Antrim, NH
Personal Background
The Antrim Police Department is seeking only the most qualified individuals for positions as police officers. The purpose of the personal background qualifications is to obtain specific information regarding the applicant's background, integrity, honesty, ethics, and abilities, so that the standards of law enforcement as a profession may continue to rise. The personal conduct of each person being considered for a conditional offer of employment, especially conduct related to criminal or unethical behavior, is considered critically important in determining acceptability for a police officer position.

Therefore, an applicant WILL NOT BE ELIGIBLE is he or she has:

Used marijuana within 12 months
Illegally used a controlled substance, other than marijuana, within 36 months;
unless applicant was under 21 years of age at the time of use,
in which case 24 months shall apply
Manufactured, transported for sale, or sold a controlled substance
Used a controlled substance while employed in a law enforcement capacity
Been dishonorably discharged from military service
Been convicted of a felony
Been convicted of a misdemeanor involving dishonesty, unlawful sexual conduct,
physical violence, controlled substances, moral turpitude, or any offense
which would cause a reasonable person to doubt the applicant's character,
honest, or ability. A complete list of examples is available upon request.
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