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Guerrero, California

Updated 5 hours ago

CDCR 2018 April Academy - 179 Replies

[QUOTE who="Mark_oe in Stockton, California"]Nice!! Is May academy confirmed?[/QUOTE] I read on another thread there’s an academy set for May...

Guerrero, California

Updated 9 hours ago

CDCR 2018 FEBRUARY ACADEMY - 417 Replies

[QUOTE who="G in Atascadero, California"]Whats your preference list?[/QUOTE] CEN CAL ISP CVSP Currently working on a Wardens request. And...

Michelle simmons29

Updated 10 hours ago

Correction Officer in Connecticut - 5645 Replies

[QUOTE who="Stoneham2749 in Manchester, Connecticut"]Took written in 2014 to be a CO, interviewed in 2015, just offered a job now. Been a crazy long...


Updated 15 hours ago

CDCR 2017 BACKGROUND CHECK - 151 Replies

[QUOTE who="Fonzo in Palmdale, California"]PROCESS TIME LINE APPLIED - 02/17 WRITTEN -03/17 PFT- 04/17 CVSA-11/17 Still no email regarding...

El Town

Updated 17 hours ago

NY Correctional Academy - 36436 Replies

[QUOTE who="Switch in Potsdam, New York"]Do I only need to call my investigator to give him a change in address or do i need to call the psych as...


Updated 2 days ago

CDCR 2018, APPLICANTS - 17 Replies

[QUOTE who="YellowTitan in Los Angeles, California"]Scheduled a date for my CVSA today. My updated progress: Applied: 09/09/2017 Written:...

Guerrero, California

Updated 2 days ago

CDCR 2018 MAY ACADEMY - 60 Replies

[QUOTE who="Toys in Moreno Valley, California"]The response I received: We expect an academy on May 22, going only by the pattern of academies...


Updated 4 days ago

Tomorrow I take the written exam. CDCR - 122 Replies

[QUOTE who="sassy_giirll in San diego, California"]On the sample test that I got in the email I missed only two of things he answers but it’s only...


Updated 4 days ago

CDCR Quest 4 2016 Academy!!! - 1097 Replies

Question, will you be disqualified if you didn't pass your medical examination?

NiceyPooh23 in Baltimore, Maryland

Updated 4 days ago

How long does the whole process take? - 1178 Replies

I live and applied to work in MD DOC for the county though, I passed my exam and turned in my investigation packet about 2 weeks ago and I was...


Updated 4 days ago

words of wisdom please!! - 1784 Replies

I have an orientation session with the nycdoc in less than a week. I just wanted to know what to expect and what this actually means in regards to...

jose00 in Visalia, California

Denied a offer?

Has anyone denied a offer? If so, how long did it take to get another offer?

TRINA in Los Angeles, California

Updated 9 days ago

felony friendly - 195 Replies

I read an ad thru which helps felons find jobs and CCA accepts F-5 that means if you have a felony is has to be at least five yrs ago....

Q in Ann Arbor, Michigan

Updated 9 days ago

waiting list - 2485 Replies

Hey, I'm on the waiting list to go to training in Michigan, does anyone know how long that might be? I know they just finished one up, does anyone...

Mach007 in California

Updated 10 days ago


Anyone else still waiting to clear medical & Psych? 08/2016 - Application (5 series candidate) 10/2016 - Written (80%) 11/2016 - PFT 01/2017 -...

Mach007 in California

Updated 11 days ago

CDCR 2015 - 1912 Replies

Here are the steps for CDCR Peace Officer Careers. I am far from the end. Where are all of you in the process? • Written Examination and...

Mach007 in California

Hiring Process

Has anybody failed a psyc with a county agency (CA) and taken a psyc with CDCR (CA)? Do they have your failed pysc from the first agency and cross...

Mach007 in California

Hiring Process

Has anybody failed a psyc with a county agency (CA) and taken a psyc with CDCR (CA)? Do they have your failed pysc from the first agency and cross...

Evan in Anaheim, California

Updated 18 days ago


Hey Guys! Just wanted to start a forum to see who else is in the same stage as myself! I took the written in Rancho Cucamonga on Jan.11, 17. Found...

Tammy D in Brooklyn, New York

Updated 20 days ago

Conditions in New York State Correction Academy - 162 Replies

I wanted to know what to expect at the NYS Correction Academy. Are the rooms very small and cramped? Didn't want to bring too much if thats the case....

Chuck in Crescent City, California

Updated 21 days ago

Pelican bay - 4 Replies

Anyone coming to pelican bay have any questions. I’ve been here for a month and want to help anyone with questions beCause I had tons . I will reply...

Chuck in Crescent City, California

Updated 22 days ago

What is daily life like in the academy ? - 3 Replies

I just received offer for chino so I will be starting the academy on April 10! I am curious what daily life look in the academy. I’m also curious as...

Tito in Roseville, California

Updated 1 month ago

CDCR January 2018 Academy - 714 Replies

Might as well start it. For those of us that arent making it to the November academy.

Guerrero, California

Updated 1 month ago

CDCR Appealing Psych (POPE) - 267 Replies

I just recently got my letter of disqualification about 2 weeks after conducting my face-to-face POPE. They think I can't handle the stress of the...

Mvaq92 in Galt, California

CDCR FEBRUARY 5th academy

BCJA Academy starts tomorrow. Can’t wait

G in Pittsburg, California

CDCR April Academy

Start a new thread for those of us waiting to be hired hopefully April is our time.

D in Sacramento, California

Updated 1 month ago

A lot of running during academy? - 5 Replies

I was curious about the academy, is there any running involved?

Jhd1993 in Stkn, California

Updated 1 month ago

CDCR July 2016 Academy - 1310 Replies

So im beginning a new page for us. The master list has been updated with the July academy. It is set for July 19,2016. Good luck to...

David-916 in Inglewood, California

Updated 1 month ago

CDCR February 5 Academy - 1 Reply

Anybody headed to the February 5, 2018 Academy? I will be going in as a YCC. I was wondering, since I wont have a personal vehicle, if anyone is...

David-916 in Elk Grove, California

Updated 1 month ago

Applying for CDCR Youth Correctional Counselor - 2 Replies

Hello, I just received my notice of background clearance last week and I was hoping to get some feedback from those who currently work as a YCC with...

ricardoee94 in Fontana, California

Updated 1 month ago

March 2013 Applicants for CDCR Correctional officer. Background, Psych, Medical - 4471 Replies

Hello everyone, I am a March 2013 applicant for CDCR to become a correctional officer. I am currently in the background check phase and I was...

ricardoee94 in Fontana, California

Updated 1 month ago

cdcr 2014 applicants - 2257 Replies

I want to know 2014 cdcr applicants process so far. Is it going smoothly for you guys. Heres my process: March 27th,2014 Application...

Patriot117 in Madera, California

Updated 1 month ago

CDCR February 2018 Academy - 1 Reply

Might as well start the February academy forum. I applied in October 2016 and cleared September 2017 was placed on the November 2017 hiring list. I...

DavidMark24 in Riverside, California

Updated 1 month ago

CDCR 2017 November Academy - 1357 Replies

Might as well start this thread. I hope I will make the November academy.

Joshinitup87 in California

Jan 16th academy

Anyone attending Jan 16th academy want to meet up ? Have an extra bed at motel 6 for the night before the academy.

Snt100 in Hanford, California

January academy

Anyone from Hanford attending jam 16 academy?

Evan in San Diego, California

Updated 2 months ago

2017 CDCR applicants - 19 Replies

What's up guys. New to this and wanting to see where everyone is at with their time line and process. Here is my time line. Apply:...

Will2Bill in Fontana, California

Updated 2 months ago

CDCR DRUG TEST - 36 Replies

For those of you that have gone through the process already, how did they drug test you and how many times?? Was it just a urine drug test or was it...

Sam in Hamburg, New York

Few questions

I screwed up and had to white out allot from my packet before my interview coming up was wondering if there's a way to get another one? Do they...

Scott SLS in Marysville, California

Updated 2 months ago

CDCR 2015-16 Cleared waiting for Offer! - 63 Replies

Starting up sometime new. area for all who have cleared and awaiting for offer email.. cleared 1/12/16 score 85...

Tom21CO in Shelton, Washington

Shelton, WA DOC Interviews

Anyone else receive interviews for the Shelton, WA CO position? Has anyone done a WA interview or gone through the hiring process? Any tips,...


Updated 2 months ago

Physical ability Testing - 33 Replies

Has anyone taken the Physical ability test for the PA DOC???? Please share so i can get ready

Rthao in Oroville, California

Updated 2 months ago

YCC offer - 10 Replies

Score: 70 5 series Applied: May 2, 2016 Cleared: November 3, 2017 Hiring list: December 1, 2017 Offer: December 1, 2017 Waiting on acceptance...

Marius30 in Santa Clarita, California

Updated 2 months ago

CDCR/Veterans/Psych - 3 Replies

Hi i have done every part of the process now except the oral psych interview. I was just emailed today saying that i need to request records to be...

Luis in Palm Desert, California

Updated 2 months ago

CDCR 2017 applicants - 142 Replies

So I wanted to start this forum for us 2017 CDCR applicants to get an idea of how the process is moving along. I see that some people have been in...

Tc2389 in San Leandro, California

Updated 2 months ago

Oral Peace Officer Psychological Evaluation (POPE) (Pass/Fail) - 223 Replies

Has anyone taken this evaluation for the CDCR lately? I was wondering what is needed to prepare for this or what kind of questions are asked. I...

G in Atascadero, California

Updated 2 months ago

CDCR New Applicant - 2 Replies

Hello all and Happy Holidays! I'm applying of course, but I'm waiting until after the holidays as I'm sure they are pretty busy around this time. I...

Kylo Ren in Southern, California

Updated 2 months ago

CDCR October 2017 Academy - 1120 Replies

Ok. August offers are done. I hope all of our the rest of March 31st hiring list cadets come here and share info. We are on the same boat.

Fonzo in Palmdale, California

Updated 3 months ago

cdcr processing after fingerprinting - 4 Replies

How long did it take everyone to get the PI after you did fingerprints?its been 3 months my husband hasnt gotten a call or email. Is that normal?were...

Flippin00 in Shafter, California

Updated 3 months ago

Not qualified CDCR - 28 Replies

I received a letter in the mail. I was withheld / disqualified because i made a false report one time when I was a security guard. This incident...

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