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CDCR January 2018 Academy - 340 Replies

[QUOTE who="notaSEAL in Diamond Bar, California"]Hello everyone I have an Exam ID beginning with 9 and I just received/accepted my 1st offer this...


Updated 21 minutes ago

CDCR 2017 November Academy - 1157 Replies

[QUOTE who="mpes in Stockton, California"]Mountain mikes is a pizza place in Galt. We don’t have an exact time at this moment.[/QUOTE] Thank you...


Updated 10 hours ago

NY Correctional Academy - 35494 Replies

[QUOTE who="Idiot Patrol in Hopewell, New Jersey"] ... Porter, I'm just so sick of the overwhelming sense of entitlement. So many people think...


Updated 1 day ago

Correction Officer in Connecticut - 5580 Replies

Nothing in the budget for this year for a test.


Updated 1 day ago

CDCR BACKGROUND Verification - 7 Replies

Still waiting, if i didnt pass backgrounds I would know by now right?


Updated 2 days ago

Height requirement for CO's - 5 Replies

I am currently 17 turning 18 in 3 months, im 6'1"ft and weight around 186 what could i at my age so i could have a head start? thanks

ed morales

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CDCR June 2016 Academy - 1318 Replies

[QUOTE who="Buenhec in S. Cali, California"]Is the graduation the very last day of Academy? Mine starts Jan 16 and ends this April 6th. I trying...


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March 2013 Applicants for CDCR Correctional officer. Background, Psych, Medical - 4470 Replies

[QUOTE who="la1978 in Pville, California"]Sgt Boos-Emma, interview was yesterday. And she didn't come right out and say you're DQ'd but it's one of...


Updated 2 days ago

words of wisdom please!! - 1496 Replies

Orientation 10/30 Medical 11/8 Agility 12/2 Written 12/5 Im on a roll


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CDCR October 2017 Academy - 1116 Replies

[QUOTE who="edmorales in crecent city, California"]Whats good carolina.....been a while bro. Hows Wasco? I miss the bay but im closer to home now....


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CDCR DRUG TEST - 32 Replies

[QUOTE who="George in Palmdale, California"]I tend to get very nervous during interviews would that affect my test thank you for taking time to...


Updated 7 days ago

Conditions in New York State Correction Academy - 152 Replies

[QUOTE who="nova480s in Newburgh, New York"]I've got the Psych Eval on the 4th of November...not sure what to expect really[/QUOTE] Just tell the...


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[QUOTE who="Tay in Jersey City, New Jersey"]So I have everything in order except my police reports. Is it necessary to include them? I couldn't...


Updated 7 days ago

CDCR 2017 applicants - 139 Replies

[QUOTE who="Prince in Sacramento, California"]Applied August 2017 Written: 08/23/17 Score 80 PFT: 09/18/17 Still haven't received any email...

Sam I Am not

Updated 9 days ago

Appealing Psych decision - 1 Reply

I've seen a few people appeal with success. You have to pay out of pocket for it though. In the end it's up to you.


Updated 11 days ago

August 2017 CDCR academy - 1176 Replies

[QUOTE who="Jsc in Modesto, California"]I'm graduating in 4 days....they fail a few people in that make sure that you are capable of...

jdmjohn87 in Perris, California

Updated 15 days ago


Hey Guys! Just wanted to start a forum to see who else is in the same stage as myself! I took the written in Rancho Cucamonga on Jan.11, 17. Found...

Lis93 in Sacramento, California

Updated 20 days ago

Academy starting November 28 2017 - 14 Replies

Just received a job offer for Salinas Valley State Prison. Want to see if anyone on got the same offer?

lma269 in sacramento, California

Updated 21 days ago

Oral Peace Officer Psychological Evaluation (POPE) (Pass/Fail) - 219 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...

Mpes in Stockton, California

Updated 27 days ago

CDCR April 2017 Academy - 431 Replies

Starting a new thread for the April 2017 academy-my husband applied August 2014 and cleared July 2016, hopefully our time is coming!

jb in Meyersdale, Pennsylvania

Updated 28 days ago

How long does the whole process take? - 1166 Replies

I live and applied to work in MD DOC for the county though, I passed my exam and turned in my investigation packet about 2 weeks ago and I was...

mariocean in Riverside, California

Updated 29 days ago

CDCR JAN 2015 Academy - 719 Replies

Everyone who is going to the JAN Academy 2015

Evan in Santa Ana, California

Updated 1 month ago

Cdcr id's 5 - 2 Replies

Are you guys ID with 5 or 9?.

JamarB in Saginaw, Michigan

Updated 1 month ago

waiting list - 2417 Replies

Hey, I'm on the waiting list to go to training in Michigan, does anyone know how long that might be? I know they just finished one up, does anyone...

schntgai in Baltimore, Maryland

Corrections Officer Height/Weight Requirements

What are the standard height and weight requirements for being a corrections officer? (specifically for females, in case there's a...

Jdmjohn87 in Las Cruces, New Mexico

Updated 1 month ago

Few questions about pass2 site - 4 Replies

I recently passed my cvsa and did my finger prints. But on pass 2 it says fingerprinting completed and results it says appear. Also under backrounds...

Minor in California

Updated 1 month ago

CDCR Appealing Psych (POPE) - 256 Replies

I just recently got my letter of disqualification about 2 weeks after conducting my face-to-face POPE. They think I can't handle the stress of the...

Shawn in Jersey City, New Jersey

Updated 1 month ago

Getting a Correctional officer job in New Jersey - 5 Replies

Hi I live on long island New York. I am interested in becoming a correctional officer in New Jersey. I am willing to move to New Jersey for the job....

ed morales in crecent city, California

Updated 1 month ago

Cdcr hopefuls - 309 Replies

Please post

Francisco jimenez in holtville, California

Updated 1 month ago

Quest for 2017 October academy - 358 Replies

Starting a discussion for the October 2017 academy and beyond. Crossing my fingers for this one!

Twinsmama in Merced, California

Updated 1 month ago

Tips for corrections officer interviews. - 249 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...

Ramon Ayala in Oakland, California

Updated 2 months ago

CDCR July 2017 Academy - 882 Replies

Hello all! I am starting this thread for the July academy for those of us still waiting... Let's hope we get in this time! It's been a loooong wait...

Jhd1993 in Stkn, California

Updated 2 months ago

CA Correctional Officer Applicants 2016 - 23 Replies

Hello all 2016 CDCR applicants! I am starting a discussion in hopes of creating a contact point for applicants currently going through the hiring...

Haideezy in Oakland, California

Updated 2 months ago

CDCR/Veterans/Psych - 2 Replies

Hi i have done every part of the process now except the oral psych interview. I was just emailed today saying that i need to request records to be...

leov in California

Updated 2 months ago

Background interview - 1 Reply

I just got done with my background interview. Seemed like it went ok. At the end I asked if I passed or not and he didn't have a direct answer. He...

Sag92 in Fresno, California

Updated 2 months ago

correctional officer exam Fresno - 7 Replies

Hey all, I have co exam in two weeks in Fresno ca. Has anyone took the test recently? And if so how many questions are on the test, and how much time...

Ghost in California

Updated 2 months ago

Confirmed October academy - 8 Replies

Is anyone from the October academy going to Pelican Bay?

Kylo Ren in Southern, California

Updated 2 months ago

Second offers cdcr - 5 Replies

Hi there my husband has been going through this process for over two years now. We were put on the hiring list in march 2017. We are in the...

Evan in Anaheim, California

Updated 2 months ago

CDCR Applicants PT Ready - 6 Replies

Why doesnt CDCR have PT gatherings like LA Sheriffs to help applicants prepare for the academy?

jo1964 in Fresno, California

what is a 9 series applicant????

Question what is a 9 applicant ?

Evan in Irvine, California

Updated 2 months ago

CDCR Quest 4 2016 Academy!!! - 1096 Replies

Hello fellow canidates!!. I wanted to start a new forum for the ones that applied this year 2015. Here's my dates let's begin. Applied. ...

Edward in Norwalk, California

Updated 2 months ago

CDCR Discrepency Interview - 8 Replies

Just wondering if anyone know what a discrepancy interview is? Is this a bad sign that I have one? The only issues that may come up are dates of...

Luke9423 in Fresno, California

Updated 2 months ago

2017 may 30th cdcr academy - 948 Replies

Figured I'd star this one. My name was posted on the hire list on Feb 28th. Score, 90 Really hoping for this one. Anyone else? More...

jdiaz1221 in whittier, California

Updated 2 months ago

Next Hiring List - 28 Replies

Good Morning..just wondering if any body knows when the next hiring list is going out...thanks for the input

jdiaz1221 in whittier, California

Updated 3 months ago

2017 CDCR applicants - 13 Replies

What's up guys. New to this and wanting to see where everyone is at with their time line and process. Here is my time line. Apply:...

#1 Mrs.Ming in Tallahassee, Florida

Updated 3 months ago

juvenile/probation officer exam - 11 Replies

Has anyone taken this exam in Georgia? I have to take it on Thursday and just wanted to know what to expect. I'm not a psychology or criminal justice...

Leann in Los Angeles, California

Updated 3 months ago

CDCR DQ - 28 Replies

Hello! I was disqualified from backgrounds because I was terminated from target. I was working as a seasonal warehouse worker and I had an ear...

Sandwichwithmayo in Stockton, California

Updated 3 months ago

where does the term "free staff" come from? - 1 Reply

I have asked other CO's and it seems to be one of those terms where no one knows where it comes from but everyone uses it? Like J-Cat, but I know...

EnormousNorm in Cathedral City, California

Updated 3 months ago

CDCR 2015 - 1911 Replies

Here are the steps for CDCR Peace Officer Careers. I am far from the end. Where are all of you in the process? • Written Examination and...

Juan Carlos in Houston, Texas

Updated 3 months ago

Hey guys! Any one else take the voice stress analysis test? - 21 Replies

If you have how did it go? They said I had minor deception on 2 of the questions, but they didn't make it seem like a big deal. We discussed the...

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