Man pardoned by Christie achieves dream, joins Maryland police department

ARNOLD, M.D. — Steffon Josey-Davis’s journey to becoming a North Brunswick (New Jersey) police officer was derailed in 2013 when, working as a New Jersey security guard, he accidentally left a LEGAL firearm in his vehicle’s glove box resulting in a felony conviction.

Governor Chris Christie pardoned Josey in June 2015.

Now? In a life away from the Garden State? Josey announced via Twitter that he is an Anne Arundel Community College police officer:

Josey-Davis gave full credit for his comeback to Governor Christie:

New Jersey’s gun laws are considered among the country’s most draconian.