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Updated 2 months ago

Tomorrow I take the written exam. CDCR - 27 Replies

Where is the sample test??


Updated 2 months ago

How to prepare for the Physical Abilities Test. - 4 Replies

do you know if we have to do all of these things in a row or is there a break in between? I know this is a old forum but I take my test on Friday and...

Blk Marauder

Updated 3 months ago

PA DOC - PAT / MMPI TEST - 6 Replies

SCI Camp Hill

pooh honey

Updated 3 months ago

Arrests vs. convictions questions on CDCR application - 3 Replies

[QUOTE who="CaraC. in Canoga Park, California"]Ok. That makes sense, thanks! I wasn't particularly worried about the arrest itself because I...

Lizette Fair Oaks CA

Updated 3 months ago

October 2013 your status - 14 Replies

[QUOTE who="Oct 13 in Lancaster, California"]how are you moving so fast?? lol im on the same time frame with interview and PHS but still waiting for...



I'm having an interview soon, does anyone knows what kind of questions they ask?


Riverside County Sheriff's Department Correctional Deputy/DS

Anyone in the process with RSD for the position of Sheriff's Deputy Trainee or Correctional Deputy? I applied 03/30/14, took the written exam...


background check info

Does anyone now of a good site that I can open my credit report and print it? And I have moved a lot and don't remember some of my resident...

socalsunshine in Colton, California

Updated 4 months ago

CDCR Declined job offered - 19 Replies

So I declined my first offered. Anybody on the same boat? Or got their second offer? How long is it going to take? Is there a number?

Ryan in Zephyrhills, Florida

Code Enforcement

I'd like to ask. Is there anybody on this forum who is or who has pursued this field? I do understand this field is mostly within the public sector,...

Correstion-Officer-Recruit in Sacramento, California

Updated 4 months ago

JANUARY 2014 PROCESS - 2 Replies

I'd applied for a "Correctional Officer" position with CDCR in January 23, and I haven't received any replied. Regarding to my sitaution, is their...

DK in Citrus Heights, California

Updated 4 months ago

Cdcr psychological and medical 2013 and 2014 applicants - 3 Replies

anyone notified that they passed or only if they fail? How is this process working? I got scheduled my psych first then my medical almost a month...

Blk Marauder

Updated 4 months ago

Physical ability Testing - 37 Replies

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

Chris in Lancaster, Pennsylvania

Updated 4 months ago

Show me the money... - 267 Replies

What are typical corrections officer salaries? Do some companies pay a lot more for this position than others? What does a top earner make in this...

Brian in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Wisconsin that bad?

Doing a little research and reading some terrible comments about working corrections in Wisconsin? Is it really that bad, and how so? Is it working...

abcd in Sacramento, California

Do I have a chance to became CO if I have accent?

Any CO out there whose English is a second language? Thanks

Lizette Fair Oaks CA in sacramento, California

Updated 4 months ago

March 24th Academy - Galt - 1 Reply

Anyone starting the Academy on March 24th? I just got notified last week and am getting all my stuff together. Curious if anyone has any tips or...

dmhxtreme in Waterford, California

advice for someone starting the Academy

Any suggestions or advice for someone starting the Academy? I start on March 24th and would appreciate any feedback, advice, or suggestions you may...

Correstion-Officer-Recruit in Sacramento, California

Finicial Issues

Hi everyone, I recently applied for a correction officer position and I want some advice regarding financial issues. My wife and I owe welfare some...

tiffany in Riverside, California

Updated 5 months ago

CDCR POPE Test on Feb, 2013 - 16 Replies

Okay, ive took my pope exam around february 2013, and since then have not heard a single thing from CDCR. is there anyone out there in the same boat...

Mar in Sacramento, California

Updated 5 months ago

Pre-Investigatory Interview? - 7 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...

Cornelia in Redford, Michigan

Updated 5 months ago

Oral Interview - 229 Replies

I'm taking my Oral Interview 4-1-08 in the State of Michigan. How long does the interview last? I was told about 2 hours? I am currently studing...

davidfreeyer in Baltimore, Maryland

Updated 5 months ago



Johnetan in Miami, Florida

Updated 5 months ago

Top corrections officer skills needed to get the job. - 11 Replies

What are the top 3 traits or skills every corrections officer must have to excel? Can you suggest any tips or insights to develop your corrections...

heyy in Los Angeles, California

Updated 5 months ago

help! - 1 Reply

I have a phisycal test on Monday for cdcr I have to present my Highschool Transcripts and college as well.. I got them both, but I opened my college...

Lrod8447 in Taft, California


Hey guys I got a call yesterday 02/06/14 I go in Monday for my pre investigatory interview. What should I expect a lil nervous here

Mtz13Mad in El Centro, California

Updated 6 months ago

2014 Academy - 7 Replies

Hello ladies and Gent. So I applied back In March 2013. I just finished all the process. Got a email on 01/09/2014 that I was done with the...


Updated 6 months ago

Has anyone received any information on the MARCH 2011 ACADEMY in California? - 874 Replies

Hello all fellow cadets that did not make the cut off for the January Academy, we can use this forum to chat about going to the March 2011 Academy!

JAM32 in Fontana, California

Updated 6 months ago

CDCR Background check question - 1 Reply

Hey everyone, I have a question, Will EZ Pass Violations show in my driving record? Here is what happened, I was in the military living in Virginia...

samgrunt in Los Angeles, California

Updated 7 months ago

2014 Co - 12 Replies

Anyone thing the written test in January 2014?

Jplc85 in Merced, California

Updated 7 months ago

2014 cdcr candidate question - 1 Reply

i have a question? I'm 20 years old ,and i applied for cdcr ,and i have my written test in January 2014. i know if i pass my written i will have no...

jaycam in Los Angeles, California

Updated 7 months ago

CDCR academy Dec 30th 2013 - 18 Replies

Anyone else heading up there next week? What to expect, and where is everyone headed ??

rj13 in Bronx, New York

Updated 7 months ago

Oral Psych - 2 Replies

Question I had my oral psychological today i was in there for about 25-30 mins.Do i have to be worried t the end all he asked me my address/phone#and...

x7up in Los Osos, California

Updated 7 months ago


Does anyone get in?

samgrunt in Los Angeles, California

Updated 7 months ago

2013 Applicants - 6 Replies

Hey guys/girls, Im fairly new to this, but I will be taking my written test sometime in January. Does anyone know how long before the test will...

cdcrhopefull in Bakersfield, California

Updated 7 months ago

2013 cdcr Physical test - 4 Replies

Have my appt on may 13. Anybody else testing?

ecruzjr in Bronx, New York

Updated 8 months ago

words of wisdom please!! - 112 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...

chaotic in Ontario, California

Updated 8 months ago

CDCR PFT - 3 Replies

Can someone please tell me how the PFT test will be? I have my date on 11/20/13 and want to prepare. I hear that it's different from the video...

Lrod8447 in Bakersfield, California

Updated 8 months ago

Written test - 3 Replies

Anyone know how long it takes to get results back on the written test? I took mine on nov 8 just wondering how long it takes.

nemo500 in Fresno, California

CDCR written test, and Qualifications Assessment

im taking the written test, and Qualifications Assessment for CDCR this fri at for corrections officer, and i was just wondering how long will...


Juvenile Hall BI interview

Hi, what can I expect from my bI interview for juvenile hall please help. Thanks. John

Goal Focus in Amarillo, Texas

Updated 9 months ago

Women Correctional Officers - 54 Replies

I've every interested in becoming a corrections officer. I'm a strong women who can handle her own and can be prety tough when I need to be. How hard...

Msdek27 in Newark, New Jersey

Updated 9 months ago

California Corrections: Failed The Psych interview. need little advice - 12 Replies

I just got a letter that i failed the psych interview, due to stress and excessive drinking. its a long story but im not much of a drinker and who...

Ciara in Parkville, Maryland


Ok I had my interview for corrections and I met with my background investigator a month ago & I heard nothing yet -_- is that good or bad

tonyguapo in Brooklyn, New York

94 on my civil service exam.. taken on 5/10/13

I took my civil service exam in march , I still haven't heard anything from anyone... I can't seem to find any information for the wait time or...


Updated 9 months ago

CDCR Appealing Psych (POPE) - 2 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...

mrkeith in NEWARK, New Jersey

Updated 9 months ago

Getting a Correctional officer job in New Jersey - 4 Replies

Hi I live on long island New York. I am interested in becoming a correctional officer in New Jersey. I am willing to move to New Jersey for the job....

ATT in San Jose, California

Updated 9 months ago

correction officer exam 2013 - 1 Reply

Quick question, has anyone taken the correctional officer exam in California in the passed yr?? I have my test in 2 weeks Fresno ca. Question, how...

ATT in San Jose, California

Updated 9 months ago

correctional officer exam Fresno - 6 Replies

Hey all, I have co exam in two weeks in Fresno ca. Has anyone took the test recently? And if so how many questions are on the test, and how much time...

Marie La Rue in Bremerton, Washington

Updated 10 months ago

correction officer physical agility test?? - 3 Replies

I was wondering what the agility test consisted of. I am applying in Missouri if that helps

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