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Mall Cop


The most basic qualifications for a Mall Security position include a high school diploma and some on-the-job training. However, meeting only the most basic qualifications will help insure that you are competing for the most basic of positions—and salaries.

If you want to up your chances of joining the team for mall justice, you should plan to take some courses to earn security certifications or to beef up your resume.

One important qualification is this: You probably aren't going to get hired with a serious police record. A felony conviction in your past is most likely going to prevent you from being employed to prevent crime. So if you've got a rap, this ain't your jam.