Robert jordan, a 49-year-old college graduate, took an exam to join the new london police, in connecticut, in 1996 and scored 33 points, the equivalent of an iq of 125. Iowa high school sports search this site jordan true, forest city vs north union, june 1, 2015 21 - kyle helmerson, new london vs holy trinity catholic. Support fund for officer jordan wingate who was critically injured in an on duty vehicle collision a new study shows that operation ceasefire, oakland's primary.
Robert jordan is a little too smart for his own goodhe took an exam to become a new london police officer but wasn't called back for an interview because he scored too highyes, that's right, too high test score proves his failing - latimes. Robert white - convicted the arrests were the first for the new london police department working in conjunction with the cold case unit cold cases - arrests. Amazingly, back in september 2000 the 2nd us circuit court of appeals in new york decided it is lawful for the new london, connecticut police department to not hire robert jordan on the basis that he is too intelligent for the job. The lawsuit reported on by abc news did happen (robert jordan vs the city of new london, ct) the court case can be found herethat page verifies many of the facts given in the article, including the conclusion: it was ruled constitutional to not hire someone as a police officer because they scored too highly on an intelligence test (the test used in this case was the wonderlic test.
New haven, conn — a city that doesn't want police officers with too high an iq has been sued by an applicant who was refused a job because of his high score on an intelligence test in a complaint filed this week in us district court in new haven, robert jordan claims the city of new london. Fyfe is the deputy commissioner for training of the new york city police department and an authority on police tactics and training, with a doctorate in criminal justice from the state university of new york at albany. Wonderlic's user's manual suggests a range of 20_27 for consideration as a patrol officer, and the city of new london followed that recommendation jordan scored a 33 on the exam, too high for consideration as a police officer. Browse police arrest records directory for free on policearrestscom find arrest information based on name starting with the letter t. Welcome to the official website of the nashua, nh police department the nashua police department is a nationally accredited police department located on panther drive in nashua new hampshire.
The coast guard barque eagle docked at its home port in new london the members of the new london police department, lieutenant robert pickett shift commander. The case began when robert jordan, a 49-year-old college graduate, applied for the new london police force when he took the entrance exam, he scored 33 points - which indicates an iq of about 125. Get the latest updated stats for washington redskins tight end jordan reed on espncom.
In the recent case of jordan v the city of new london a police applicant was denied employment because he scored too well on the cognitive ability portion of his written application test. Jordan v city of new london us circuit court of appeals in new york upheld a lower court's decision that the city did not discriminate against robert jordan. Download citation on researchgate | jordan v the city of new london, police hiring and iq: when all the answers they don't amount to much | in the recent case of jordan v the city of new. The 2nd us circuit court of appeals in new york upheld a lower court's decision that the city did not discriminate against robert jordan because the same standards were applied to everyone who took the test.
Your site is amazing, i have a new hobby nationwide arrest & police records - instant lookup search & find: instant background report on anyone in the us. Mr robert jordan of new london, conn wanted to become a cop the first step in that jurisdiction is for applicants to take a wonderlic test many americans have heard of this exam because nfl prospects must take it as part of the draft process. Mr robert jordan of new london, conn wanted to become a cop the first step in that jurisdiction is for applicants to take a wonderlic test many americans have. Forty-five-year-old corrections officer robert jordan believes he has been discriminated against after the city of new london, conn, deemed him too smart to be an enforcement officer and denied.