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Can I carry my security agency issued badge off duty, like on my belt or around my neck? Is it illegal ?

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As long as it's not against company policy, it's probably not illegal. However if wearing it would give others the impression that you are a police officer, or other law enforcement official, then you could find yourself in trouble for impersonation. So unless there is a need to be wearing it, I'd just put it away when you aren't working.

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It is not illegal, but it goes against the code of conduct. If you are to carry your badge off duty, then you have to carry it the way it should. You are also to have proper office attire for proper identification. You can refer to your rule book for more information.

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As long as you are not using it to impersonate an officer of the law, that would be illegal. It may be against your companies policy, which wouldn't make it a legal, issue but a job issue.

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I am wondering what chickenstip 'agency' isssued such a credential to a person who does NOT understand what and how the system works? Is this a private security company? Is this a security badge for your worK? If this is a Government agency, then YOU must have somehow slipped under the necessary education required to even HAVE a security badge, nevermind using one to impersonate an on duty person.

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It's a security badge - not a law enforcement badge. Unless you're trying to dupe people or pretend your're somebody your not, that would not be advisable, Check with your employer. I'd be willing to bet they have a rule against such a practice.

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I've worked in Security for about a year and a half now. It's fine to wear your ID badge outside of work, unless your company says otherwise.

My company prefers that we cover our silver badge (with a jacket) when going off site though.

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That's kind of hot that you work in security. I mean nice pic. =]
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Lol oh thanks! Aren't you a girl?....
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lol you know I get that a lot, but nope. I'm a guy.
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Ooooh! I'm very suprised!
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Mind totally blown! I hope this won't compromise your ability to use a taser if the situation calls for it because I don't want to be responsible for anything bad that might happen to you.
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Not allowed to carry a taser :(
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A big flashlight? So you can blind people and run away? I hear this was an actual ninja tactic...using a flashlight to blind people.
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Lol that's hilarious! Yes I have one of those
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Good way to get your a$$ $hot! I you can't be s real cop don't try to play cop. No one will be impressed by your chain drive neck badge!

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Why would you want to????? Who are you trying to impress???? Or are you one of those "COP WANNABEES"???

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Nah, it's just fun to flash a badge sometimes :D
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