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CDCR March 2015 academy - 907 Replies

Hmmm...The department is hiring people with some level of fitness, or at least I hope so....They are not expecting us to buy new shoes. Hopefully you...


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CDCR April 2015 Academy - 559 Replies

[QUOTE who="Bamberjoe in Bakersfield, California"]When I did my PHU, the lady told me I would be spending like $1500 on uniforms...that's wasnt a...


Updated 2 hours ago

How long does the whole process take? - 696 Replies

Did anybody hear anything else on their status???


Updated 6 hours ago

cleared the. 18 of this month - 1 Reply

30-90 days seems to be the going rate... There seems to be no way to tell exactly when one will get an offer.. When it comes it comes.


Updated 7 hours ago

CDCR FEB 2015 Academy - 1076 Replies

[QUOTE who="rob44johnson in Modesto, California"]Yes. My bad. Been posting it up to fix it. 10400 Twin Cities Rd, Galt, CA, United...


Updated 9 hours ago

CDCR 2015 - 40 Replies

[QUOTE who="onfriday in Westwood, California"]Takes time, just keep pushing though. This is my timeline an I work at a CDCR non custody. Applied -...


Updated 10 hours ago

cdcr 2014 applicants - 845 Replies

[QUOTE who="vanessa house in palmdale, California"]Me too everyday i clear all my Old spam to make sure i didnt miss anything and my email. I been...


Updated 14 hours ago

Letters from DOC! Help! - 3 Replies

I finished the process just waiting for an offer I received email when it was complete my coworker received a letter like that and was dq'd


Updated 16 hours ago

NY Correctional Academy - 24178 Replies

[QUOTE who="JoeRT32 in annonymous, New York"]I hear you on that. Have you recieved your packet in the mail yet? Got called over a week ago and...


Updated 17 hours ago

Correction Officer in Connecticut - 3839 Replies

Nice good luck !

AlmostThere SoCal

Updated 19 hours ago

May 2015 academy - 10 Replies

I cleared Feb 11 and scored 90. I informed them I was interested in the YCO position, as well as my list for CO positions. SoCal prisons =...


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March 2013 Applicants for CDCR Correctional officer. Background, Psych, Medical - 4214 Replies

[QUOTE who="slim in Pomona, California"]Im also process in rancho. Whos your bi?? Mine is sgt brian pallares[/QUOTE] Mine is SGT Whitmore


Updated 2 days ago

CDCR JAN 2015 Academy - 637 Replies

[QUOTE who="D Carr in Visalia, California"]I started the beginning of last year. My timeline is below... Applied-1/29/14 Email for...

Buddy Everidge

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February cdcr offers - 6 Replies

[QUOTE who="D Carr in Visalia, California"]Did you do all of your stuff out of Fresno?[/QUOTE] Sure did

D Carr

Updated 2 days ago

CDCR Peace officer psychologial evaluation appeal - 13 Replies

[QUOTE who="Nena V in Eastvale, California"]OOhhh ok got you.... I wasnt told anything, but good luck in the process lol..... had my oral 1/13 and...

D Carr

Updated 2 days ago

CDCR oral psych - 3 Replies

[QUOTE who="VG112123 in Fresno, California"]Do you know if anyone that has appealed been successful? Do they give a reason of not passing...


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CDCR June Acadamy 2011 - 16007 Replies

I work in lancaster....

D Carr

Updated 3 days ago

CDCR Women - 113 Replies

[QUOTE who="Christee in Bakersfield, California"]So Ladies that are still waiting, where are you in the process? Im just waiting on final...

D Carr

Updated 3 days ago

Oral Peace Officer Psychological Evaluation (POPE) (Pass/Fail) - 210 Replies

Did anyone get told by their Psychologist that the test came off as Defensive? I'm worried I will get DQ'd for it.


Updated 4 days ago

waiting list - 2355 Replies

Oh you are in the lower Michigan academy. I am from the U.P. I got hired for Alger Max. Kinda awkward though. Its where my ex-wife is currently...


drug screen/finger print

What type of drug screen is given for MDOC?

AlmostThere SoCal

Updated 6 days ago

CDCR November 2013 CO Applicants - 345 Replies

[QUOTE who="Darryl in Auburn, California"]Sacco, how did you figure out your score? Was it on your clearance letter?[/QUOTE] Yes it's on the...


Updated 7 days ago

Tomorrow I take the written exam. CDCR - 75 Replies

Spelling and grammar is easy don't worrie. It's 92 or 96 questions and 3 hrs to complete. A lot of reading so don't take your sweet time bc there is...


Correctional Officer - Similar and Advancement Professions

This is how we see it. Similar Careers: Family Social Worker - 46k per year Addictions Counselor - 41k per year Court Officer - 41k per...


Updated 7 days ago


[QUOTE who="Garland81 in Palmdale, California"]Congrats so a average of 2 months of waiting after u clear? I cleard February 10th[/QUOTE] Yeah,...


Correctional Officer - Similar and Advancement Professions

Can we collectively figure out what they are?


Updated 9 days ago

CDCR Selection Process/ Priority Process 2014/ QUESTIONS - 39 Replies

Call your background investigation agent. I think he would know. He also is an officer. If you ask him nicely, he might tell you something. Hope I...

AlmostThere SoCal

Updated 10 days ago

CDCR - Hiring Age - 1 Reply

No maximum age I believe.

Nena V

Updated 10 days ago

CDCR Appealing Psych (POPE) - 95 Replies

[QUOTE who="ccreek17 in Ontario, California"]It took 7 weeks.[/QUOTE] I'm 5 weeks in and dreading this outcome, but I wouldn't give up, definitely...


Updated 10 days ago

CDCR 2013 process - 117 Replies

Hey I was wondering what to expect on PEM?


Updated 11 days ago

Cdcr hiring process - 1 Reply

i am scheduled for mine on 02/20/2015...


how long is the Apprenticeship Program for cdcr?

i am getting pretty far down the hiring process... and i am assuming a job offer is imminent... i can never get anything clear on starting...


Updated 13 days ago

Noverber 3rd Academy - 52 Replies

[QUOTE who="Kim in Hollister, California"]Is 52 yrs old to get hired with corrections ? what ia average age?[/QUOTE] I don't think they have age...

AlmostThere SoCal

Youth Correctional Officer 2015

Anyone receive any info on positions as Youth Officer or Youth Counselor?


Updated 15 days ago

Why is background calling me when I failed the physical test? - 1 Reply

They didn't leave any message?

Rick Riggio

Updated 15 days ago

CDCR June 16 2014 Academy - 24 Replies

[QUOTE who="gordo1682 in Downey, California"]I was a hair under $ 700 for uniforms and gear with boots. There is a checklist on the website. I was...


Updated 17 days ago

Pft - 2 Replies



Updated 20 days ago

nys 2015 correction officer academy - 2 Replies

Im ready for this academy i meed to be in it now.. if you hear anything let me know and vice versa


Judicial Marshal

Does anyone have any advice on the Judicial Marshal Academy in CT?? What to to prepare..what is difficult..etc..thanks!!


Updated 23 days ago

expungement - 1 Reply

[QUOTE who="lindsay in Baltimore, Maryland"]I go for my background interview tomorrow in Baltimore Maryland but I'm stumped. The application asks if...

Marie La Rue

Updated 23 days ago

Video Assessment for the DOC - 142 Replies

[QUOTE who="mindyandy420 in Bellevue, Washington"]Questions. Did any of you guys get the job? If so congratulations. Could you tell me what type of...


Updated 28 days ago

New pay rate for CDCR cadets effective 1/1/15 - 8 Replies

Luckily that's just for academy, once official you'll be making $21+ :)


Updated 28 days ago

man... been in the process for 2 years now... - 1 Reply

You'll get there, no worries! I know the waiting is killer, but believe me IT'S WORTH IT! After your psych exam it usually takes up to 4 weeks to...


Thinking of taking the Mass D.O.C. exam

It is a lot of change to take the exam, but most Mass exams are like that. Anyone know how the hiring process goes? Anyone know how many people they...


Updated 1 month ago

December accademy - 636 Replies

[QUOTE who="Freiteez in Camarillo, California"]I have it but I don't think I'll wear it...? I'm about to drive to the best western. Won't get there...

Girl Interuppted

Updated 1 month ago

felony friendly - 197 Replies

[QUOTE who="Christine in East Bernard, Texas"]I would like to find real help at this point in my life. I have a felony from 1988. First time I ever...


Updated 1 month ago

February 2015 academy CDCR - 89 Replies

Are the scores based on an Average score on each component? Or 100% written? And also how do i find out my score?


How long does the hiring process take for a Juvenille Probation Officer in Fl?

I applied and submitted for the position of a JPO in November 2014, I was ecstatic of the fact that I got an interview. I dont believe that went well...


Updated 1 month ago

antidepressants and hiring - 1 Reply

Hi jaimehopes, I know this is probably 7 months too late, but I highly doubt taking an antidepressant will be used against you in your job search....


Updated 1 month ago

CDCR - Firearms - 2 Replies

Thank you

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