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Old 07-26-2013, 05:56 AM   #181
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... You do see where I'm coming from though, right?
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... You do see where I'm coming from though, right?
Sadly,..I do....
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What bothers me, I've been in security going on 20 years. I make good money where I'm at now. Then guys like gecko45 come round talking trash and that just makes my job harder. The people I work with start seeing all security in the same light.
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What bothers me, I've been in security going on 20 years. I make good money where I'm at now. Then guys like gecko45 come round talking trash and that just makes my job harder. The people I work with start seeing all security in the same light.
I can see how that would be a problem. Personally I try to differentiate between idiots like gecko45 and actual people who do a job.
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What bothers me, I've been in security going on 20 years. I make good money where I'm at now. Then guys like gecko45 come round talking trash and that just makes my job harder. The people I work with start seeing all security in the same light.
yup,..understand all to well. When I came off active duty and started teaching & went back to school, I also did some part time work for my cousin's law firm in White Plains NY. From the Start he wanted me to do Investigations & research. eventually i did....But I saw what you were saying first hand. Some people..........(*sigh*)
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What bothers me, I've been in security going on 20 years. I make good money where I'm at now. Then guys like gecko45 come round talking trash and that just makes my job harder. The people I work with start seeing all security in the same light.
You can make a difference in that.
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You can make a difference in that.
We try. We stay professional and when we do get the mall ninja wanna bes, we work to get them into the unemployment line ASAP.
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We try. We stay professional and when we do get the mall ninja wanna bes, we work to get them into the unemployment line ASAP.
Same is true of cops. You can be a much better cop or security officer if you focus on helping people and being a decent person while maintaining a high state of situational awareness and training. It does not have to be visible for it to be effective while on duty. I have know many cops who manage to do this very well while still being excellent officers.
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Same is true of cops. You can be a much better cop or security officer if you focus on helping people and being a decent person while maintaining a high state of situational awareness and training. It does not have to be visible for it to be effective while on duty. I have know many cops who manage to do this very well while still being excellent officers.
That's where I got lucky in this job. We hire exclusively Military or LEO experienced people, so professional behavior is demanded by our coworkers. As a result, the turnover rate of the Former Military moving on to a Law Enforcement Agency is high.
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Just so you guys know, there is a show on Netflix called "Mall Cops" If you don't watch it you're missing out.
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