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March 2013 Applicants for CDCR Correctional officer. Background, Psych, Medical - 3107 Replies

For the history update are they asking for information besides what you already put on your background or anything new that's happened since you...


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CDCR Sept 8th academy - 62 Replies

[QUOTE who="terry in Pico Rivera, California"]Calipatria.[/QUOTE] Nice

Juan haro LAX

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[QUOTE who="Kindra47 in San Diego, California"]Juan are you in the Sept academy? If so I believe you can't do the TB test sooner than 30 days prior...


Updated 26 minutes ago

CDCR June Acadamy 2011 - 15148 Replies

Does anyone know anything about Stockton? It's only 20 minutes from my house but some people have been telling me to stay away.


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Correction Officer in Connecticut - 2910 Replies

[QUOTE who="Snowman84 in New York, New York"]The tests are easy if you can't pass them you are a soup sandwhich and don't deserve the...


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NY Correctional Academy - 20422 Replies

[QUOTE who="sq 7 in Brooklyn, New York"]No typically its 4yrs before a lost expires unless the state chooses to extend it. They gave another test...


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CDCR AUGUST 11th ACADEMY! - 4 Replies

Good evening everyone. My name is Deanna, and I am also an August 11th cadet. I applied in December 2010, then they closed the academy. When they...


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How long does the whole process take? - 372 Replies

well I just got a call saying ill be getting a email soon probably next week. Im done all my processing and a guy called me asking me if anything...

Fernando Betancourt

Updated 19 hours ago

Corrections written test - 33 Replies

[QUOTE who="autoxM3 in Bakersfield, California"]Whats the test like?[/QUOTE] Super easy just take your time and pay attention to small details...

Fernando Betancourt

Updated 20 hours ago

CDCR November 2013 CO Applicants - 218 Replies

[QUOTE who="CO2 in Lodi, California"]Yeah the mask is for the Academy, and thankfully they stopped doing the prostate exam haha[/QUOTE] Thank god...


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Have ne questions, feel free to ask. I've been CO for cdcr for three years now. - 44 Replies

[QUOTE who="Dukeb15 in Los Angeles, California"]Hey, I don't know if my experience could help. I'm a CO out here in California. One piece of advice...


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Just got an email for 9/8 Academy - 25 Replies

Hello Everyone I was wondering when you guys got cleared to hire for those of you going into the Sept Academy. I got my clearance letter July 22 so 4...


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felony friendly - 196 Replies

[QUOTE who="david bennett in Houston, Texas"]my felony was 36 years ago and im disabled now and cant work, but i cant find anyone that will help me...


Updated 4 days ago

cdcr august 2014 academy - 5 Replies

Yes, I will be there, have you guys/girls been experiencing any problems with finding the correct pants?


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CDCR Women - 67 Replies

[QUOTE who="Christee in Bakersfield, California"]I just found this forum. I applied in Nov 2013. Currently in backgrounds. Its thr hurry up and...


Updated 5 days ago

Nevada State Corrections - 696 Replies

[QUOTE who="mandy91 in Sun Valley, California"]My boyfriend is waiting for a call to take the assessment... we were wondering about if the trainees...


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Background check - 4 Replies

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cdcr 2014 applicants - 14 Replies

Sorry to hear that. At least you didn't have to wait to be assigned a BG investigator to hear that and you can reapply in a week.


Updated 7 days ago

CDCR ACADEMY JUNE 2013 - 39 Replies

FOR ALL THE AUGUST CADETS: has anyone else noticed that the Apprenticeship Standards Packet Forms Example : Welcome Letter , Co Das , Receipt...


Updated 11 days ago

When is the drug test In the CDCR hiring process?? - 2 Replies

I'ts a long process man and kinda confusing too.


Updated 11 days ago

cdcr questions - 4 Replies

Is it possible to do that inactive status? thanks for the reply


Updated 12 days ago

Video Assessment for the DOC - 141 Replies

Jay, I'm going on the 21st for the all day video & interviewing. Could you please tell me what questions they ask at the interview? Good luck & I...


Updated 13 days ago

Priors with completed court program - 1 Reply

[QUOTE who="Jdp85 in Anaheim, California"]So I have decided to try for cdcr, everything about it sounds great and I am very excited. About me: 29,...


Updated 14 days ago

July 14, 2014 Academy - 80 Replies

Good luck to you all! Hopefully I'll be there in August/September!

Bobby Digital

Updated 16 days ago

CDCR Hearing Test - 16 Replies

I failed my hearing test and just receved a call to reschedule my hearing again.What if I fail again, will i be disqualified?? I was fasting that day...


Updated 19 days ago

PFT CDCR - 15 Replies

[QUOTE who="ChasingDreams in Rio Linda, California"]Does anyone know if the weights used during the PFT are kettlebells or regular dumbbells?[/QUOTE] ...


Updated 20 days ago

waiting list - 2232 Replies

Can anyone tell me how often the MDOC does interviewing? And how long it took from the time being placed in the interview pool to actually getting an...


PFT on 7/16/2014??? sacramento

PFT on 7/16/2014??? location- Sacramento


Updated 23 days ago

Becoming a corrections officer in PA? - 419 Replies



Updated 25 days ago

CDCR June 16 2014 Academy - 32 Replies

[QUOTE who="shawn2121 in Fresno, California"]I did the live scan 5/29, but waiting 16 weeks seems like a really long time to just be assigned a...


Updated 25 days ago

CDCR MAY ACADEMY 2013 - 90 Replies

[QUOTE who="SNOWMAN310 in Chino, California"]hi, a bit of advice to all you new cadets.. I'm pretty sure U will NOT get offered CIM, CRC, CIW, RJD....

Deez USC

Updated 29 days ago

CDCR Graduates Q&A - 5 Replies

[QUOTE who="Tony C in Los Angeles, California"]Yea that's going to suck. I'm relocating to susanville from LA county so it's about a 10 hour drive...


Updated 29 days ago

High school/GED and college transcripts - 1 Reply

It would be nice to get answer, I'm in the same boat. I received my High School diploma online. The school closed in 2011 and I'm having a...


Updated 1 month ago

Oral Peace Officer Psychological Evaluation (POPE) (Pass/Fail) - 195 Replies

I took my psych eval on 6/4 and on 6/25 I received a call from the psych department of CDCR to schedule(what she called a 'clarifying' psych...

pooh honey

Updated 1 month ago

Physical Fitness Test (PFT) CDCR - 95 Replies

Thank you so much!! :-)


PFT July 14

Anyone taking their PFT July 14 in Fresno?

standby in stanislaus

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CDCR 2014 - 5 Replies

[QUOTE who="standby in stanislaus in Modesto, California"]June 9th[/QUOTE] My bad I meant July 9th


Updated 1 month ago

CDCR 2013 process - 103 Replies

I passed my PFT Yesterday and scheduled for live scan 07/24. I currently work for the state of CA and have been for 6yrs I wonder if my live scan...


Juvenile Hall probation correctional officer

Hi, I have my oral interview next week for juvenile hall probation correctional officer. what kind of questions do they ask you for the oral...


antidepressants and hiring

Hey everyone, I am currently in the hiring process to be a probation/parole agent. At the begining of the year, I started on Wellbutrin XL because...


Updated 1 month ago

Tips for corrections officer interviews. - 245 Replies

What kind of drug test for they perform?


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Haven't heard from CDCR, should I be worried? - 4 Replies

What should I wear to the HPI


Updated 1 month ago

California Vision test - 4 Replies

did you past your color vision test?


Updated 2 months ago

CDCR Selection Process/ Priority Process 2014/ QUESTIONS - 9 Replies

[QUOTE who="bragdon4 in California"]I was just offered a position to those 3 institutions. If I turn them down does anyone know what other...


Updated 2 months ago

new york state correction officer physical? - 9 Replies

How are the females correction officers treated in NY State Jails??


Oral pope

Hey guys I just got the call for my oral pope for June 11th what all should I expect for that interview?


After prints

What happens after your finger prints how long will it be before the next step and how will they contact you??


Updated 2 months ago

Anyone work for PA DOC? - 20 Replies

I am interested in applying to becoming a corrections officer, and was wondering which facilities offer the most overtime? What times are each shift?...


Updated 2 months ago

Hearing test - 1 Reply

I'm curious of this too, as I just did the whole process yesterday. I know I nailed a lot of the phrases, but it's undeniable that I completely...


Updated 2 months ago

Tomorrow I take the written exam. CDCR - 27 Replies

Where is the sample test??

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