Originally Posted by Seiran
I just called the San Bernardino Sheriff's Department and they told me that the 4 references are still required but the 3 reference letters are not. Also "Personal Protection/Self Defense" are not accepted by themselves. You have to articulate why you feel you need to protect yourself.
This is interesting, as I was told to not include either the 3 reference letters or the 4 references. Before my interview the interviewing officer crossed these sections out and told me not to worry about, most likely as I am getting denied
. 10 more days in the 90 day waiting period, so I will know fairly soon.