Sandy • You need to use medical marijuana and cannabis merchandise and nonetheless apply to be a police officer in Utah, however you’re going to have to indicate your use was professional and that the drugs was approved beneath state regulation.

Utah police and the academy that trains them are attempting to navigate the brand new world of medical marijuana and cannabis. The merchandise have been as soon as verboten for anybody desirous to be a cop within the Beehive State. Even candidates to the academy needed to disclose if that they had ever used marijuana — authorized or in any other case. Nobody might apply if she or he had used marijuana throughout the previous two years.

On Tuesday, on the quarterly assembly of the Utah Peace Officer Requirements and Coaching Council, Maj. Scott Stephenson, who directs the state’s police academy, defined how his staffers are treating the brand new period of restricted medical marijuana. Candidates should nonetheless disclose any…