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  •  if they were pending trial by CM (0+ / 0-)

    they would be automatically removed.

    they are usually removed for administrative actions far short of CM.

    So all that is left is completed civilian criminal actions.  Generally speaking there aren't a whole lot of those going on.

    And they do run an NCIC check on incoming recruits so yes there is some screening that goes on, of course, that is only as good as the system used, and there is no perfect, catches 100.00 percent of everyone systems that exist.

    Given we are talking about 15K people, I'd say that's a pretty good representative group of folks to suggest that the percentages aren't high.

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