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CDCR June Acadamy 2011 - 12890 Replies

[QUOTE who="March Guy in Elk Grove, California"]When called and notified for the medical screening step by phone do they send schedule confirmation...


Updated 6 hours ago

NY Correctional Academy - 19969 Replies

[QUOTE who="Sue131 in New Windsor, New York"]Hi Bob. Im waiting for the call to get into the academy. Can u please give me an idea on what kind...

BR 951

Updated 11 hours ago

March 2013 Applicants for CDCR Correctional officer. Background, Psych, Medical - 877 Replies

[QUOTE who="issac805 in Shingle Springs, California"]Where did you "hear" that?[/QUOTE] I heard no June academy because July will be the first 12...


Updated 14 hours ago

waiting list - 2178 Replies

any idea on my people quit doing the recent academy?


Updated 17 hours ago


Took the written psych on 4/18 How long till we find out the results or next part of the selection


Updated 1 day ago

Correction Officer in Connecticut - 2786 Replies

[QUOTE who="Hopeful in Bridgeport, Connecticut"]I got the call mid March offering me the job, and at the time I was supposed to be moving, and said...

Lizette Fair Oaks CA

Updated 2 days 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...


Updated 2 days ago

How long does the whole process take? - 107 Replies

I have my Probation and Parole interview May 13th.I wonder which offer I'll get first?

Oct 13

Updated 3 days ago

CDCR November 2013 CO Applicants - 6 Replies

[QUOTE who="Friday in Sonora, California"]I'm curious where you're at. Here's my timeline: Applied: 10/30/2013 Written: 01/14/2014 PFT/PHS:...


Updated 3 days ago

Nevada State Corrections - 659 Replies

I start the academy for NDOC on the 28th of this for CDCR, Yes they are hiring like never before right now. I just cleared my backgrounds...


Updated 9 days ago

Tomorrow I take the written exam. CDCR - 25 Replies

Has anyone got their written test date in an email and it also stating that if you pass written you will then turn in the PHS and be fingerprinted....


Updated 11 days ago

Physical Fitness Test (PFT) CDCR - 82 Replies

[QUOTE who="c.mccoy26 in Stockton, California"]I take my pft april15th at the women's facility are there any ladies training in the Stockton...


Updated 13 days ago

CDCR Selection Process/ Priority Process 2014/ QUESTIONS - 7 Replies

[QUOTE who="Robert0757 in sacramento, California"]It could be viewed as your are trying to manipulate/circumvent the process and you could very well...

colton thompson

Updated 16 days ago

Haven't heard from CDCR, should I be worried? - 3 Replies

I wouldn't think to much into it. Not sure if you have seen what marine corps boot camp is like, but I'm sure that it will be a cake walk. They won't...



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...

BIGRED202 in California

Updated 22 days ago

CDCR Hearing Test - 15 Replies

Hello, I am pretty far into the process. I failed my hearing test twice with CDCR and they told me to go see an audiologist. Saw an audiologist and...

Mari8181 in Dublin, California

Updated 23 days ago

Oral Peace Officer Psychological Evaluation (POPE) (Pass/Fail) - 193 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...

socalsunshine in Colton, California

Updated 24 days 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,...

Yess1976 in Long Beach, California

Updated 27 days ago

PFT CDCR - 7 Replies


Correstion-Officer-Recruit in Sacramento, California

Updated 1 month 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 1 month 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 1 month ago

Physical ability Testing - 37 Replies

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

Blk Marauder


Can anyone say how long it takes to receive PAT / MMPI test scores? How much longer for the academy?

Chris in Lancaster, Pennsylvania

Updated 1 month 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 1 month 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...

Pepe in Van Nuys, California

Updated 1 month ago

CDCR 2013 process - 89 Replies

Just took test back in Feb. and did finger prints in April... Has any body in the same process heard anything?

Mar in California

Updated 1 month ago

CDCR MAY ACADEMY 2013 - 86 Replies


tiffany in Riverside, California

Updated 1 month 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...

Germanjb24 in Modesto, California

Updated 1 month ago

Corrections written test - 32 Replies

Hi guys I recently took the correctional officer written test. My questions is how long does it take to get back results to see if you passed? They...

Camille in Omaha, Nebraska

Updated 1 month ago

felony friendly - 196 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....

Blk Marauder in Elkridge, Maryland

Updated 1 month ago

Anyone work for PA DOC? - 19 Replies

I sent my packet back now waiting for the next step, anyone know what is in store for me and have any advice for someone who has there heart set on...

Mar in Sacramento, California

Updated 1 month 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 1 month 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 2 months ago



Johnetan in Miami, Florida

Updated 2 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 2 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 2 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...

Dee in Stockton, California

Updated 2 months ago

Tips for corrections officer interviews. - 246 Replies

Do you have any tips to help prepare for an upcoming corrections officer interview? Are there common interview questions that come up again and...


Updated 3 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 3 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 3 months ago

2014 Co - 12 Replies

Anyone thing the written test in January 2014?

Jplc85 in Merced, California

Updated 3 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...

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