Sworn Automatic Disqualifiers

  1. Any conviction or plea of guilty or no contest to a felony or any offense that would be a felony if committed in the Commonwealth of Virginia.
  2. Any conviction or plea of guilty or no contest to any misdemeanor involving moral turpitude including but not limited to petit larceny under Section 18.2-96 of the Code of Virginia or any offense involving moral turpitude that would be a misdemeanor if committed in the Commonwealth of Virginia.  Crimes of moral turpitude include but are not limited to: fraud, all theft offenses and perjury.
  3. Any conviction or plea of guilty or no contest to any misdemeanor sex offense in the Commonwealth of Virginia, another state, or the United States, including but not limited to sexual battery under Section 18.2-67.4 of the Code of Virginia or consensual sexual intercourse with a minor 15 or older under clause (ii) of Section 18.2-371 of the Code of Virginia, or domestic assault under Section 18.2-57.2 of the Code of Virginia or any offense that would be domestic assault under the laws of another state or the United States.
  4. Any conviction that requires the registration in the Virginia Sex Offender Registry.
  5. Any use of cocaine or heroin, or any other controlled substance listed in Schedule I or Schedule II of Title 54.1 of the Code of Virginia in the past five years, or the use of any controlled substance listed in Schedule I or II more than once in the applicant’s lifetime. 
  6. Any illegal use of any controlled substance listed in Schedule I or Schedule II of Title 54.1 of the Code of Virginia in the past five years or the illegal use of any controlled substance listed in Schedule I or II more than twice in the past ten years. The use of any hallucinogenic substance, such as LSD, PCP, or Psilocybin at any time in the applicant’s life.
  7. The use of any illegal drug during the last twelve months.
  8. Illegal sale of any drug or narcotic.
  9. A conviction of Driving Under the Influence in the past five years, or more than one conviction of Driving Under the Influence in the applicant’s lifetime.
  10. Active revocation or suspension of driving privileges in any state.
  11. Falsification of application with intent to conceal or mislead.
  12. Documented untruthfulness during applicant process.