Originally Posted by Raider510
I think you might be referring to the high numbers that quit while in the academy, correct? There are probably several reasons why, but from what I understand most CHP love their job. There are some others in LE that would consider them "Triple A with a badge" or "Can't Handle Policework." I don't particularly share those same sentiments
A degree always helps, but you have to have interpersonal skills in LE.
I only share that sentiment when I have the CHP in front of me and it's meant in good fun
. Actually, you will get superb training with them. I remember using their forensic guys for a case I had once and the info we got was tremendous. Bottom line, there are a lot of opportunities with that agency.