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Updated 29 minutes ago

NY Correctional Academy - 33380 Replies

Shut up with all this negativity. Everyone on here has to show how tough they are. Leave your emotions off the Internet


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CDCR February 28, 2017 Academy - 521 Replies

Hello everyone, any one have the correct answer for question 37 in the cadet handbook quiz? I know exactly where to look but my answer doesn't add up...


Updated 11 hours ago

CDCR JANUARY 19 2016 ACADEMY - 845 Replies

End of august!? Damn they give offers that far out now?? Thought it was like 2 monthes out


Updated 14 hours ago

CDCR July 2016 Academy - 1308 Replies

[QUOTE who="lorenzob in Colton, California"]Just got offered Centinela and accepted[/QUOTE] Are you still at CEN? My husband got assigned there.

Mr. JR

Updated 19 hours ago

Have ne questions, feel free to ask. I've been CO for cdcr for three years now. - 102 Replies

Hello I have a question in regards to the eye exam. I wear glasses everyday. I'm sure my vision is worse than 20/60 uncorrected. Would this affect...

Mr. JR

Updated 19 hours ago

CDCR January 2017 Academy - 716 Replies

Does anyone know if providing auto insurance liability id cards under fathers name would suffice? Vehicle is insured just not under me as primary....


Updated 20 hours ago


How many people got youth academy? I'm a current Cdcr CO and we recieved emails that we could apply for a youth academy. Is the March academy full...


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words of wisdom please!! - 938 Replies

[QUOTE who="ShadowMoses in Staten Island, New York"]Hey guys listen I tend to forget to come check this forum out but I'm still currently in the...

Mr. JR

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CDCR Quest 4 2016 Academy!!! - 908 Replies

Does anyone know if the current auto insurance has to have your name on the id cards? Also the vision test so they have you remove your glasses? I'm...


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Conditions in New York State Correction Academy - 94 Replies

Hello, Is this academy only a class of Correction Officers or do you have Parole Officers also? I am a candidate for Parole Officer anxiously ...


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Not really. I am asthmatic and I was colorblind too. Granted, it was over 2 years ago. But I still passed all the tests. You just have to pace...


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Cdcr youth corrections academy March 2017 - 38 Replies

[QUOTE who="eg4ward in Rancho Cordova, California"]ok question for ya... anyone is welcome to answer.... for the very first page hand out that we...

Jerry Ross

Updated 2 days ago

Physical Fitness Test (PFT) CDCR - 99 Replies

[QUOTE who="marvenapimper in Chula Vista, California"]I'm taking the pft tommorow in Ontario as well, I don't think you can wear gloves from previous...


Updated 2 days ago

Correction Officer in Connecticut - 5230 Replies

[QUOTE who="alex4406 in Middletown, Connecticut"]Had my interview may 2015. I have not received a rejection letter, not sure if that even means...


Updated 4 days ago

Feb 28th 2017 Academy Class - 2 Replies

[QUOTE who="Wagner90 in Hayward, California"]So we made it , I'm so excited to see what's in store for us the next 12 weeks. Does anyone have any...

Kirk Rodriguez

Updated 6 days ago

Question regarding documents needed for PHS - 6 Replies

[QUOTE who="missbarbie in Salinas, California"]Hey I'm salinas too. My physical is on the 13th at 2pm. Good luck![/QUOTE] Good luck to you as well!


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...

Tutor Educator

Updated 11 days ago

Becoming a corrections officer in PA? - 428 Replies

[QUOTE who="JoJo"]My son had a DUI form when he was 21 and became a NJ corrections officer, he was a Police Dispatcher for 8 years prior![/QUOTE] T...


Updated 11 days ago

How long does the whole process take? - 1083 Replies

My timeline looks very similar. I haven't heard anything since December and that was an error. I received a call about my physical. Said they didn't...


Updated 11 days ago

Cdcr hopefuls - 262 Replies

[QUOTE who="missbarbie in Salinas, California"]Hey Guys new to forum. 29yrs Female. App. Date: 12/27/2016 Written Test: 1/25/2017 (passed 75%)...


Updated 15 days ago

Playing the Waiting Game 2017 - 2 Replies

[QUOTE who="dev123 in Bakersfield, California"]Hey kalyn it's good your positive about getting though the process and it's going smoothly for you so...


Updated 16 days ago


That's cool. Thanks for the response. Is it true if you switch to inactive you can still get offers and your clearance won't expire?


Updated 16 days ago

Nevada State Corrections - 734 Replies

Interesting forum a lot of people seem to dislike their times at NDOC. For every 25 negative or pessimistic comments, there is about 1 optimistic or...


Updated 17 days ago

CDCR Appealing Psych (POPE) - 210 Replies

I wrote the board of appeals and have a hearing date, I would like to take a lawyer does anyone know what kind of lawyer I could seek out in...


Updated 17 days ago

CDCR Oct 2016 Academy Attendees confirmed - 576 Replies

[QUOTE who="HereWeCome in Sun City, California"]P.s we are in the process of running our credit and not done so yet. 1st time buyers.[/QUOTE] What...


Updated 18 days ago

CDCR - Waiting for Clearance - 279 Replies

Hang in there..


Updated 19 days ago

Pre-Investigatory Interview? - 13 Replies

Hi I went in for my initial interview today, filled out the paper work but wasn't asked any type of questions, does that mean I am disqualified from...


Updated 19 days ago

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

[QUOTE who="Stepbystep559 in San Jose, California"]Hey I also accepted my offer to OH close and the march 6th academy this past thursday. Said I'd...

Tyesha Bishop

Updated 20 days ago

Tomorrow I take the written exam. CDCR - 107 Replies

[QUOTE who="Andrea in Jackson, California"]I take my written on the 9th and I'm super nervous. My spelling is NOT great and I took the practice test...


Updated 27 days ago

CDCR November 2016 Academy - 786 Replies

[QUOTE who="ley09 in Imperial, California"]If you guys have any questions about the academy feel free to let me know. We can exchange...


Updated 27 days ago

CDCR Nov 2016 Academy Attendees confirmed - 440 Replies

[QUOTE who="mannysillas in El centro, California"]I'm staying at best western as well! All the way from Imperial Valley[/QUOTE] Are you having to...


Updated 28 days ago

CA Correctional Officer Applicants 2016 - 4 Replies

[QUOTE who="raphaelmoore in thousand oaks, California"]applied Oct 2015 writen may 2016, scored 75. pft June 2016 cvsa and finger prints Oct...


Updated 28 days ago

CDCR January 2017 Academy Attendees confirmed - 20 Replies

[QUOTE who="jorgeuviasalcantar in Nipomo, California"]I'm in the 2017 academy right now in the PAPA company I got Salinas valley state prison are you...


Updated 28 days ago

NEWEST CDCR Hiring List generated 8/1/2016 - 19 Replies

[QUOTE who="heir in Palmdale, California"]I honestly gave up and now I'm excitedly waiting to leave for the academy. I thought, wow I Wasted 2 years...


Updated 1 month ago

FEBRUARY 2017 academy - 6 Replies

Accepted ISP. got confirmation email and will probably call background tomorrow (friday) nothing has changed so I should be good


C.C.C Northern California

Just got an offer for C.C.C for Feb 28th 2017 academy , anyone know any information about the prison ? Or have same academy dates with me !!


Updated 1 month ago

Cdcr process - 1 Reply

Written 8/15 Pft 10/15[resheduled due to honeymoon] New pft 2/16 Cvsa 5/16 Bi start 7/16 Bi finish 11/16 Written pope 11/16 Pem 12/16 Oral...


Updated 1 month ago

Age requirements for cdc - 1 Reply

[QUOTE who="Ray in Hanford, California"]Is theee a maximum age requirement for hiring in department of corrections?[/QUOTE] you have to be 21 by...

cj Major

Updated 1 month ago

Tips for corrections officer interviews. - 246 Replies

It looks like some facilities in Oregon conduct their hiring process differently. First I had to take a Baseline Test. Second a Background check was...



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...


Updated 1 month ago

March 2013 Applicants for CDCR Correctional officer. Background, Psych, Medical - 4452 Replies

[QUOTE who="sd1989 in San diego, California"]Haha no none of that, my doc literally said 4 words. Anything hurt,breath in and out, and checked my...


Updated 1 month ago

CDCR 2015 - 1907 Replies

[QUOTE who="G Forester in Pittsburg, California"]I just emailed you I also use Gmail. Email:[/QUOTE] hey how's it going! i was...


Updated 1 month ago


[QUOTE who="Buzo in Stockton, California"]Medical is easy but time consuming. Try to go as early as you can because they don't want you to eat or...

Jdogg1206 in Liverpool, New York

Phone call

I just saw that I missed a call on our house phone from Albany. Does anyone know if they would leave a message or if they call your cell phone. We...

Kingibrah760 in Palm Desert, California

Updated 2 months ago

Riverside County Sheriff's Department Correctional Deputy/DS - 1 Reply

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...

Unk in Salinas, California

Updated 2 months ago

CDCR June Acadamy 2011 - 16037 Replies

Anyone else waiting?

Lay Lay in Jamaica, New York

Updated 2 months ago

Psychological Interview - 1 Reply

Good evening to everyone on this forum. I'm new to this wanted to ask about Psych interview. I had my interview today in Fresno, CA and it's seemed...

20 yrs in corrections in Summerfield, Florida

Updated 2 months ago

Have been arrested can this Jam me up? - 7 Replies

I am 34 years old and i was arrested when i was 19 Years old have not been in trouble since then. It was Dismissed and sealed does this stop me from...

John Doe in Marquette, Michigan

Updated 2 months ago

CDCR DRUG TEST - 20 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...

Joey Miller in Albany, New York

Speeding Tickets

Advice needed- Will 5 speeding tickets disqualify me ? I have gotten them over the past 7 years, about one a year. All were reduced to parking...

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