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CDCR March 2015 academy - 291 Replies

[QUOTE who="Desi08 in Rancho Cucamonga, California"]I cleared same day and score[/QUOTE] What institution are you wanting to go to? I have a...


Updated 4 hours ago

CDCR 2015 - 17 Replies

[QUOTE who="Algees in Ontario, California"]I called today and I haven't been assigned a BI. Its taking so long.........[/QUOTE] I am on the same...


Updated 6 hours ago

Correction Officer in Connecticut - 3386 Replies

Yeah prob not, they scheduled my interview so far away. But good luck to all those headed in for the next class

richdimes sacramento

Updated 8 hours ago

CDCR FEB 2015 Academy - 791 Replies

[QUOTE who="kat_S in Bakersfield, California"]Did anyone get Wasco??[/QUOTE] Nope got very lucky I'm from Vacaville and I stay here in elk grove...


Updated 9 hours ago

NY Correctional Academy - 23699 Replies

Oh OK. Gotcha.

Nena V

Updated 11 hours ago

CDCR Appealing Psych (POPE) - 84 Replies

[QUOTE who="ccreek17 in Ontario, California"]Just got my dq letter in the mail today. Has anyone found a doctor in the Inland Empire? Please let me...


Updated 11 hours ago

cdcr 2014 applicants - 694 Replies

I applied a month ago still waiting for written test date. The only part of the process I'm worried about is the written. How is it??


Updated 13 hours ago

CDCR Women - 108 Replies

SJGirl in San Jose, please email me at I have a few questions. Thanks.

Galt room for rent

Updated 17 hours ago

CDCR JAN 2015 Academy - 637 Replies

[QUOTE who="JRUD in Irvine, California"]Do you know anyone who has a room for rent?[/QUOTE] I rent nice rooms in my 5 bedroom Galt home to cadets....


Updated 21 hours ago

March 2013 Applicants for CDCR Correctional officer. Background, Psych, Medical - 4104 Replies

I mean to say, I have not cleared backgrounds and have not had my initial interview with my BI.


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Oral Peace Officer Psychological Evaluation (POPE) (Pass/Fail) - 205 Replies

[QUOTE who="Michael JW in Modesto, California"]i had my oral dec 3rd, had a similar experience. Have you heard anything yet?[/QUOTE] I emailed the...


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Tomorrow I take the written exam. CDCR - 48 Replies

[QUOTE who="mr1986 in Visalia, California"]I took the pft in Fresno it was pretty tough for me because I didn't prepare for it you start by putting a...


nys 2015 correction officer academy

Hey does anyone on here know when the next nys correction academy is? Was cleared for everything but didn't receive a letter to start the academy.


Updated 2 days ago

CDCR November 2013 CO Applicants - 340 Replies

[QUOTE who="Abel Arredondo in Pomona, California"]Call the customer service department they can help u out[/QUOTE] Thank you... Do I get that info...


Updated 2 days ago

CDCR June Acadamy 2011 - 15984 Replies

[QUOTE who="C in Mountain View, California"]Congratulations, what location are you processing at? I've been waiting for a BI for months now. My...


Updated 3 days 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...

corrina edmonson

Updated 3 days ago

waiting list - 2302 Replies

At least they will be hiring 300 recruits. I just had to take a law enforcement written test last Saturday. I have not heard back from them yet. It...

D Carr

Updated 4 days ago

New pay rate for CDCR cadets effective 1/1/15 - 7 Replies

[QUOTE who="bohler in Sacramento, California"]$3050 is divided by 173.33 and equals 17.61 per hour. Cadets are paid from range 1, not A, confusing I...


Updated 4 days ago

How long does the whole process take? - 617 Replies

My status just changed today for Qualified for screening!! What part of the processing is that?? Does that mean I move on for the physical and psych


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Girl Interuppted

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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 6 days 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?

D Carr

Updated 6 days ago

CDCR 2013 process - 116 Replies

So far my stuff has gone as follows.... Applied-1/29/14 Written-2/18/14 PFT-5/12/14 LiveScan-5/20/14 Background Interview-8/5/14 Cleared...


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 7 days 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 7 days ago

CDCR - Firearms - 2 Replies

Thank you


Updated 9 days ago

CDCR November academy offers/dates 2014 - 883 Replies

[QUOTE who="yoo in Los Angeles, California"]Could be something in your lab results... are you a smoker?[/QUOTE] No, I don't smoke. I had my doctor...


man... been in the process for 2 years now...

i am not even sure it will be worth it... applied march of 2013... "never" received email to take written test, so that got pushed back 6...


Cdcr hiring process

Almost done took my psychological interview on 1/9/15 does anyone have an idea about when I will get result ??

Danielle Lynee

Updated 11 days ago

Social Work vs Marriage and Family Therapy vs Occupational Therapy? - 1 Reply

Apologies- posted in wrong section. Sorry.


Updated 13 days ago

Pft - 1 Reply

[QUOTE who="Breatiz in Stockton, California"]I received an email that I passed my written exam. Is the pft exam difficult?[/QUOTE] I did my PFT in...


Updated 13 days ago

Color vision cdcr - 2 Replies

I am interested in this as well. My husband is Red Green deficient and has failed this test in the past and didn't appeal it. He is wanting to apply...


texas law on being a felon

Can I be a cocorrection officer if I had a felon in 1993.

andreina from strathmore

Updated 14 days ago

Oral Interview - 234 Replies

[QUOTE who="Tony in Vacaville, California"]The face-to-face is nothing to really worry about. It is just to clarify your answers because the...

vanessa house

Updated 17 days ago

February academy offers? - 2 Replies

How so.u know when its full When did u do everything


Updated 17 days ago

wait time for my scheduled written - 3 Replies

[QUOTE who="cnasacredwork in bakersfield, California"]Thank you so much. I know I just barely applied but I was expecting it fast. I appreciate...


Updated 19 days ago

JANUARY 2014 PROCESS - 6 Replies

I have a question.. is the process the same for YCO and CO?


Updated 19 days ago

Have ne questions, feel free to ask. I've been CO for cdcr for three years now. - 68 Replies

[QUOTE who="Dukeb15 in Fontana, California"]It all depends on how much overtime you do a month. This past year I did 80 hrs of overtime every month(...


Updated 20 days ago

CDCR Oct 6 2014 Academy - 220 Replies

[QUOTE who="Cadet in Shingle Springs, California"]Physical training isn't too bad, but it's subjective. Some people hate it, some people don't. The...


Updated 25 days ago

What things result in DQs for CDCR - 6 Replies

[QUOTE who="rchilu in valencia, California"]Just wondering, from the folks who have been through the process, what DQs you. My concern is that...


Updated 28 days ago

February cdcr offers - 4 Replies

My buddy scored a 75, cleared Oct. 22 and received an offer today at 5pm. Good luckto all!

New York 12


Hello all I just graduated this pass Friday if anyone have any question. Don't be afraid to ask.


Updated 1 month ago

Who cleared November? - 7 Replies

[QUOTE who="Ca_Compliant in Sacramento, California"]^next part of the procIss[/QUOTE] Yea that's the same email I got when I thought I had failed my...


NYS Corrections Officer Hiring Process

How long after you send in your canvas letter do you receive the date for your interview?


Fall/Winter 2014 Applicants

I figured I'd start this thread for those applying in fall/winter 2014. That way we can keep informed as we start this process. As for myself, I...


May, June, July 2014 Applicants CDCR (Time Line, Background, POPE)

I haven't found many threads regarding applicants that applied around the time frame stated above so I hope this thread is helpful everyone. I...


Updated 1 month ago

December 8th - Academy Questions - 2 Replies

[QUOTE who="brandonrios661 in Bakersfield, California"]i faxed my pt gear forms like 2 weeks ago. Im still waiting to be charged[/QUOTE] Glad I'm...

Marie La Rue

Updated 2 months ago

Video Assessment for the DOC - 142 Replies

I am Scheduled for the Video Assessment Test Dec 4th. This is my second attempt any advice? Also is there a physical agility test?


Updated 2 months ago

CDCR DEC Academy - 1 Reply

[QUOTE who="Bronco in Bakersfield, California"]Is anyone staying at the Best Western? Anyone wanna meet up that sunday and get together and have a...


Updated 2 months ago

December 8th, 2014 - ACADEMY - 5 Replies

[QUOTE who="Just Some Info in Sacramento, California"]Nothing in CDCR happens fast.[/QUOTE] I can tell....still waiting to be charged..

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