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Would-be border agents confess to rape, drug smuggling and other crimes under polygraph

05.04.2013 03:47

“You’re not going to get the job if you’ve murdered someone,” said Barry Cushman, president of the American Polygraph Association. It might be an obvious point, but a new report shows more US Border Protection applicants may want to heed the advice.

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Pirate Johnson 19.06.2014 15:21

Customs and Border Piracey!!! Border Pirates!!! Hire 'em for our side before they join the cartel.

Anonymous user 21.06.2013 20:24

would love to see obama,congress and senate submit to a polygraph and drug testing,none would pass

Anonymous user 11.04.2013 05:16

what a ploy
how does 'Fast and Yes, Furious' pass
these are the low feeders wannabees
that get bold

Anonymous user 11.04.2013 03:51

the BP Academy dropped their tests to screen out sadists & determine humanity in the late 70's.

Anonymous user 09.04.2013 01:15

Let your freak flag fly around me ace and I will fire you. From a Supervisory Border Patrol Agent.

Anonymous user 06.04.2013 17:25

I'm sure everyone is talking out of sincerity, not necessarily out of knowledge.

Anonymous user 06.04.2013 05:08

Once you get the job wait until the probationary period is up the you can let your freak flag fly.

Anonymous user 05.04.2013 16:54

Polygraphs aren't accurate. They can show a lie as truth and a truth as lie.

Anonymous user 05.04.2013 16:53

Polygraphs aren't court admissable for a reason.


Alan479 05.04.2013 16:51

There are more sensitive government jobs than border officers which should have polygraph tests. I would also like to see everyone in Congress try to pass a polygraph test.


Aaron Clark 05.04.2013 16:12

Wanna bet the failure rate would also be close to 60% for current employees? And also find similar numbers for current law enforcement? Now who ever said cops and criminals often have similar psych profiles....

Anonymous user 05.04.2013 16:06

Corrupt government of a corrupt people? 60% really?

Anonymous user 05.04.2013 13:40

and what of the ones that already are, where's there test?

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