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Updated 2 months ago

CDCR July 2016 Academy - 1309 Replies

[QUOTE who="TwinDAD63 in San Leandro, California"]Just got Chuckawalla Valley in Blythe, July academy here I come!!![/QUOTE] Hello, I was...


Updated 2 months ago

Headed to Albany academy June 4th - 1 Reply

[QUOTE who="Jewelsr in Buffalo, New York"]Can anyone tell me what to expect and is anyone headed out from Buffalo?[/QUOTE] My husband leaves June...


PEM & POPE results

I first applied in December of 2014. The last step I was on was medical. I've been submitting more documentation to the medical examiner and I just...

John Q

Pa corrections exam

Hello recently scored a 90 on the pa corrections exam. I'm in the top 100 of candidate​s in several institutions. I'm not a veteran. Do I stand any...


Updated 2 months ago

CO written exam - 1 Reply

I just took mine recently. There were 53 questions. Your best bet is to not overthink any of it and use the practice test on the website- all the...


Updated 2 months ago

CDCR February 28, 2017 Academy - 797 Replies

[QUOTE who="Hoss in Victorville, California"]Anybody from the March 30th 2017 hiring list hear anything yet?[/QUOTE] Nothing yet, hopefully soon.


Updated 3 months ago

Have ne questions, feel free to ask. I've been CO for cdcr for three years now. - 105 Replies

[QUOTE who="JRB78956 in Chula Vista, California"]Does the pay differ from prison to prison? Also, can you request the prison you want to work at...


Updated 3 months ago

CDCR Quest for 2017 Academy - 14 Replies

[QUOTE who="Lucy in California"]I have my CVSA on June 12 at Fresno the BI is Jennifer Garza Sergeant did anyone else took it with her. Thank...



Im on disability and now Im cleared to work can the person get disqualified. Reasons kidney transplant and a open heart surgery. I was cleared by my...



Im on disability and now Im cleared to work can the person get disqualified. Reasons kidney transplant and a open heart surgery. I was cleared by my...


Updated 3 months ago

felony friendly - 195 Replies

I got two felonies in Arizona 15 years ago and I still can't find a job! Everybody does background checks these days. I hate to say it gets any...


Deputy Marshal Fulton County, GA

I am relocating very soon and have been asked to attend an agility test next week. It doesnt seem to hard based on the info that they sent me. Anyone...


Updated 3 months ago

Cleared 5 series on march 31,2017 CDCR hiring list - 9 Replies

Just received and email from OPOS and they said that tentatively the next academy will be July 11th,2017 with 220 cadets.

R. Thao

Updated 3 months ago

CDCR June Acadamy 2011 - 16037 Replies

[QUOTE who="Socal2014 in Los Angeles, California"]He didn't ask me for an explanation, I told him what had happened. He also said he would have to...


Updated 3 months ago

CDCR Test Results - 6 Replies

After the both the WT & PFT they told me there that I had passed, but I never received an email for the written with the results, they just gave me a...


Updated 3 months ago

CDCR AUGUST 11th ACADEMY! - 116 Replies

The years have gone by since this was created, does anyone mind if I pick their brain?

Miles Romo

Updated 4 months ago

DQ'd question - 14 Replies

[QUOTE who="vinjam in Monterey, California"]I work for corrections and my sister is one of the Sergeants in backgrounds.[/QUOTE] By the way, if...

The Chosen 1

Updated 4 months ago

Not qualified CDCR - 27 Replies

[QUOTE who="CM in Rohnert Park, California"]Can I ask who you went to for your evaluation after the DQ?[/QUOTE] I went to a psych based in the Bay...


Updated 4 months ago

Voice stress test issues - 2 Replies

[QUOTE who="Alfredo in Downey, California"]So what was the outcome of that ? We're you DQ'd? I have mine in 2 weeks, any tips or anything I should...


Updated 4 months ago

NEWEST CDCR Hiring List generated 8/1/2016 - 66 Replies

[QUOTE who="Jbone in California"]CVSA is basically an interview consisting of questions pertaining to your personal PHS. They will ask you to answer...

cj Major

Updated 4 months ago

Tips for corrections officer interviews. - 249 Replies

[QUOTE who="raphaelmoore in thousand oaks, California"]Background cleared. I just had my medical done...[/QUOTE] Congratulations! Keep me posted.


Updated 4 months ago

CDCR January 2017 Academy - 751 Replies

Cleared April 2017 Score of 80 Prefered list: 1)High Desert 2)California Corectional Center


Updated 4 months ago

CDCR Application numbers starting with 5! - 65 Replies

[QUOTE who="Jrod in Pasadena, California"]waiting on appointment for my oral interview. took my written psych on 3/9/17[/QUOTE] We took ours the...


Updated 4 months ago

Series? - 1 Reply

[QUOTE who="Danny in Bakersfield, California"]I see people put they are 9 series or 5 series, what exactly does that mean?[/QUOTE] The first...


Beside test score is a candidates education & experience taken into consideration for selection process?

I've attended Adult Corrections Academy, Juvenile Corrections Academy, Probation Officer Academy, 832 p.c Laws of Arrest & 832 p.c Firearm training....


Phyc evaluation

I have the Phyc evaluation in a couple weeks and I was wordering what they do


Updated 4 months ago


How would you have known your rank during the application process?


Updated 4 months ago


[QUOTE who="brendapaz in Riverside, California"]Where is your PFT I have my PFT the same day in Ontario at 12;30[/QUOTE] Yeah same i have it at...


1 on 1

Does anyone happen to know the address to the 1 on 1 in Rochester and who the doctors are? My girlfriend decided to clean the car and threw away the...


Updated 4 months ago

Youth CO CDCR - 1 Reply

They just had one weeks ago start. I wouldn't expect one to start anytime soon.

Kalyn in RANCHO CUCAMONGA, California

Updated 5 months ago


Good Morning..just starting a trend for SC..has anyone received an appointment yet for PSP..I did my PEM on Feb. 10 and POPE on Jan. 10 and haven't...

Kalyn in RANCHO CUCAMONGA, California

Updated 5 months ago

Pope - 2 Replies

I did my medical about 3-4 weeks ago. Do you guys know how long it takes for them to contact me for my Pope interview?

twedlock in Gouverneur, New York

new york state correctional academy

I just want to know if they opened Willard up again? They closed it after my son went though it. I heard they may open it.

twedlock in Gouverneur, New York

Updated 5 months ago

Correction - 1 Reply

Hey! I'm 20 years old I'll be 21 in April and I got called back for orientation for corrections. I know you have to be 21 to be appointed and the...

twedlock in Gouverneur, New York

Updated 5 months ago

packing list - 1 Reply

Does anybody have a recent packing list for the academy?

vanessa house in palmdale, California

CDCR process October 2016

Applied 9-2-16 Written 10-31-16 Pft. 11-17-16 Csva. 3-9-17

Kalyn in RANCHO CUCAMONGA, California

Updated 5 months ago

Offer - 1 Reply

Just accepted an offer to chuckawalla for academy in April

Todd_leopold in Moreno Valley, California

Updated 5 months ago

Cdcr youth corrections academy March 2017 - 56 Replies

Just wondering if anyone else is going? March 6th

jdchang in Dinuba, California

Updated 5 months ago

Playing the Waiting Game 2017 - 8 Replies

Happy New Year everyone! I am hoping this will be our year for the academy..I know I wont make the Feb. or March Academy but I'm hoping for the very...

Reap722 in Winter Haven, Florida

Updated 5 months ago

what to expect from NYC DAS Corrections orientation? - 2 Replies

I go to orientation in two weeks. I just want to know what to expect. Is this the interview or just an infomation briefing? How long will I be there...

Sid1010 in Clintondale, New York

Updated 5 months ago

nys 2015 correction officer academy - 3 Replies

Hey does anyone on here know when the next nys correction academy is? Was cleared for everything but didn't receive a letter to start the academy.

AlxC in Whittier, California

Getting Reinstated

Has anyone ever been reinstated with CDCR. If so how long was the process in getting reinstated.

Spence in Salinas, California

Updated 6 months ago

CDCR JANUARY 19 2016 ACADEMY - 845 Replies

Lets hope I get an offer to the Jan academy ... Applied- 5/15/14 Written Exam- 6/03/14 PFT- 7/31/14 Background Interview- 12/15/14 BI cleared-...

Ryan in Seal Beach, California

Updated 6 months ago

Feb 28th 2017 Academy Class - 2 Replies

So we made it , I'm so excited to see what's in store for us the next 12 weeks. Does anyone have any advice for us newbies on the first couple days ?!

Kirk Rodriguez in Salinas, California

Updated 6 months ago

Question regarding documents needed for PHS - 6 Replies

Hey all, I'm glad I found this place because I'm starting to freak out. I have my PFT scheduled on Monday and I have everything for my PHS except my...

TGPII in Chicago, Illinois

Youth Specialist Berrien County, MI

Does anyone know anything about Youth Specialist Berrien County Juvenile Center Berrien Center, MI 49102? The next step would be for you to come...

Andthefunstarts in Inland empire, California

Updated 6 months ago

CDCR Oct 2016 Academy Attendees confirmed - 576 Replies

Alright Men and Women. This post is for us who have been given offers for October 2016 CDCR academy. We can all discuss our time up until we leave...

Dev123 in Bakersfield, California

Updated 6 months ago

CDCR - Waiting for Clearance - 279 Replies

Since there was a new thread started recently for applicant who are cleared and awaiting an offer, I thought we could start one for those of us...

Keyshia in Upper Marlboro, Maryland

Updated 6 months ago

Pre-Investigatory Interview? - 13 Replies

I just took and passed my physical test last august in Rancho Cucamonga to become a CO. I am now waiting to be contacted for my Pre-Investigatory...

Brepp in San Francisco, California

Updated 6 months ago

CDCR YCC & YCO Academy October 31, 2016 - 113 Replies

Thought I create a separate Discussion with my fellow colleagues who will attend the October 31, 2016 YCC/YCO Academy. I just want to get familiar...

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