<html> <head> <title>Rule 02:01:11:10 Conduct unbecoming of a law enforcement officer.</title> <META NAME="Keywords" Content="Administrative Rules 02:01:11:10"> <META NAME="Description" Content="Administrative Rules 02:01:11:10 Conduct unbecoming of a law enforcement officer."> <meta name=Generator content="Microsoft Office HTML Filter 2.0"> <meta http-equiv=Content-Type content="text/html; charset=windows-1252"> <meta name=Originator content="Microsoft Word 10"> <style> <!-- --> </style> </head> <body lang=EN-US> <div> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <b>2:01:11:10.&nbsp;&nbsp;Conduct unbecoming of a law enforcement officer.</b> For the purpose of these rules, &quot;conduct unbecoming of a law enforcement officer&quot; means conduct contrary to professional standards that shows an unfitness to discharge duties, or conduct which adversely affects morale or efficiency of the force or damages public confidence.</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <b>Source:</b> 25 SDR 34, effective September 16, 1998.</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <b>General Authority:</b>SDCL <A HREF="/statutes/DisplayStatute.aspx?Type=Statute&Statute=23-3-35">23-3-35(3).</A></p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <b>Law Implemented:</b>SDCL <A HREF="/statutes/DisplayStatute.aspx?Type=Statute&Statute=23-3-35">23-3-35(3).</A></p> </div> </body> </html>