Corrections Officer Jobs Forum

Get new comments by email
You can cancel email alerts at anytime.

Current Discussions (713) - Start a Discussion

twedlock in Gouverneur, New York

Updated 7 months ago

packing list - 1 Reply

Does anybody have a recent packing list for the academy?

vanessa house in palmdale, California

CDCR process October 2016

Applied 9-2-16 Written 10-31-16 Pft. 11-17-16 Csva. 3-9-17

Kalyn in RANCHO CUCAMONGA, California

Updated 7 months ago

Offer - 1 Reply

Just accepted an offer to chuckawalla for academy in April

Todd_leopold in Moreno Valley, California

Updated 7 months ago

Cdcr youth corrections academy March 2017 - 56 Replies

Just wondering if anyone else is going? March 6th

jdchang in Dinuba, California

Updated 7 months ago

Playing the Waiting Game 2017 - 8 Replies

Happy New Year everyone! I am hoping this will be our year for the academy..I know I wont make the Feb. or March Academy but I'm hoping for the very...

Reap722 in Winter Haven, Florida

Updated 7 months ago

what to expect from NYC DAS Corrections orientation? - 2 Replies

I go to orientation in two weeks. I just want to know what to expect. Is this the interview or just an infomation briefing? How long will I be there...

Sid1010 in Clintondale, New York

Updated 7 months ago

nys 2015 correction officer academy - 3 Replies

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.

AlxC in Whittier, California

Getting Reinstated

Has anyone ever been reinstated with CDCR. If so how long was the process in getting reinstated.

Spence in Salinas, California

Updated 8 months ago

CDCR JANUARY 19 2016 ACADEMY - 845 Replies

Lets hope I get an offer to the Jan academy ... Applied- 5/15/14 Written Exam- 6/03/14 PFT- 7/31/14 Background Interview- 12/15/14 BI cleared-...

Ryan in Seal Beach, California

Updated 8 months ago

Feb 28th 2017 Academy Class - 2 Replies

So we made it , I'm so excited to see what's in store for us the next 12 weeks. Does anyone have any advice for us newbies on the first couple days ?!

Kirk Rodriguez in Salinas, California

Updated 8 months ago

Question regarding documents needed for PHS - 6 Replies

Hey all, I'm glad I found this place because I'm starting to freak out. I have my PFT scheduled on Monday and I have everything for my PHS except my...

TGPII in Chicago, Illinois

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...

Andthefunstarts in Inland empire, California

Updated 8 months ago

CDCR Oct 2016 Academy Attendees confirmed - 576 Replies

Alright Men and Women. This post is for us who have been given offers for October 2016 CDCR academy. We can all discuss our time up until we leave...

Dev123 in Bakersfield, California

Updated 8 months ago

CDCR - Waiting for Clearance - 279 Replies

Since there was a new thread started recently for applicant who are cleared and awaiting an offer, I thought we could start one for those of us...

Keyshia in Upper Marlboro, Maryland

Updated 8 months ago

Pre-Investigatory Interview? - 13 Replies

I just took and passed my physical test last august in Rancho Cucamonga to become a CO. I am now waiting to be contacted for my Pre-Investigatory...

Brepp in San Francisco, California

Updated 8 months ago

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

Thought I create a separate Discussion with my fellow colleagues who will attend the October 31, 2016 YCC/YCO Academy. I just want to get familiar...

Andthefunstarts in Inland empire, California

Updated 8 months ago

CDCR Nov 2016 Academy Attendees confirmed - 440 Replies

Let's get Ready!!

Compound1 in Bakersfield, California

Updated 9 months ago

CDCR January 2017 Academy Attendees confirmed - 20 Replies

Does any one know if we can fill out, sign and date the "take to the academy" paperwork or do we wait until registration day?

Maidenrules91 in blythe, California

Updated 9 months ago

FEBRUARY 2017 academy - 6 Replies

Hey guys I just started up this thread. My husband will be attending the academy. Process was a long wait almost 2 1/2 years.

Aaron in Antioch, California

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 !!

Mpes in Stockton, California

Updated 9 months ago

Cdcr process - 1 Reply

Written exam 09/28/16 Pft10/18/2016 Have my cvsa examination 01/27/2017

eg4ward in Rancho Cordova, California

Updated 9 months ago

Age requirements for cdc - 1 Reply

Is theee a maximum age requirement for hiring in department of corrections?

SD1989 in San diego, California

Updated 9 months ago


Hey guys, i am trying to see how the flow is going with all of us that start with 5's. i have my medical this upcoming Tuesday and just wanted some...

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 10 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...

Lay Lay in Jamaica, New York

Updated 10 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 10 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...

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...

eg4ward in Rancho Cordova, California

Updated 10 months ago

2017 Academy - 3 Replies

Hey everyone, I go on the hiring list on 11/30/16, I scored a 90. does annyone have a good idea of how the rest of this process is gonna go?

ChrisShoe in Union City, California

Updated 11 months ago

CDCR November, 30 2016 - 16 Replies

Just got cleared 9/8/2016 and expire 1/31/2016 with a score of 75.. Does anyone know how long will it take for me to get an offer or in the same...

Onetime in California

Updated 11 months ago

Prop 57 - 8 Replies

Does anyone know or have an idea if cdcr is going to stop hiring applicants due to the passage of prop 57?

Aw in California

Nevada dep of corrections

I just finished my physical for the corrections officer job for nevada dep of correction. I received a email from the recruiter saying i was put on a...

Es22 in Monterey Park, California

Updated 11 months ago

Written exam 09/13/2016 - 5 Replies

Hello everyone, I took my written exam 09/13/2016 in Rancho Cucomonga, just figured I'd start a thread for those of us who did so we can...

Chris247 in Brooklyn, New York

Updated 11 months ago

nys correctional officer - 3 Replies

I completed the physical, agility, Psychological exam i am scheduled psychological interview what happens after that


Updated 11 months ago

NY State Corrections - 1 Reply

Hey Everyone, I got a 75 on the most recent CO exam, I would really like to know what are the chances of me getting in?. Its better then getting a...

gb1884 in Visalia, California

Updated 11 months ago

CDCR Graduates Q&A - 7 Replies

A place for CDCR applicants to ask questions to CDCR graduates

eg4ward in Sacramento, California

Updated 11 months ago

Jan 17th 2017 academy. - 4 Replies

Hopefully 5s can get in to this one, even though there's about 600 9s left. Post here if your waiting just like me!!!! hahah

Kimmy in Hollister, California

Updated 11 months ago


So it has been exactly 2 months today since I had my psychological evaluation and I have still yet to receive an email confirmation that I passed all...

Curious 1 in Visalia, California

Updated 12 months ago

CDCR October 2016 Academy - 2 Replies

My husband just started the October 2016 Academy. He got offered Susanville (High Desert). Anyone looking to switch prisons? Anything in the Central...

Portcity in Stockton, California

Updated 12 months ago

CDCR October 2016 Academy - 807 Replies

Looks like the master schedule was updated this morning so let's get this started. The offers going out for this academy will most likely be from the...

kristine1001 in Fresno, California

Updated 12 months ago

CDCR applicants with a 9s - 30 Replies

Hey this is my first time starting a discussion, I'm doing this to give us an idea how many candidates are out there with a apllication starting with...

Mannysillas in El centro, California

Updated 12 months ago

CDCR - Application Process - 4 Replies

So... I've been reading these forums constantly. Even the ones dated 79 months ago.. I know that every application is different in terms of waiting....

the42cop in Washington

Updated 12 months ago

Top corrections officer skills needed to get the job. - 6 Replies

What are the top 3 traits or skills every corrections officer must have to excel? Can you suggest any tips or insights to develop your corrections...

alexz11b in Hayward, California

Former CDCR C/O selling gear

Good Evening future CDCR Cadets, Well I used to work for CDCR out of San Quentin. I left earlier this year and got into another agency. Well if...

Wifey in Carmichael in California

Updated 12 months ago

cdcr 2014 applicants - 2256 Replies

I want to know 2014 cdcr applicants process so far. Is it going smoothly for you guys. Heres my process: March 27th,2014 Application...

Jsanche in La Puente, California

Updated 12 months ago

CDCR August 2016 Academy - 1436 Replies

I believe all the July offers are sent out and accepted. So let's hope for August!

Phillip25 in Fresno, California

Oral Pschy Doctors.

Hey everyone just got the email saying I have Dr. Elisabeth King in Fresno area has anyone had her? What were your thoughts on her?

Summer22 in California

Updated 12 months ago

Wardens Letter - 10 Replies

Does anyone waiting for an academy have a wardens request?

AllThingsArePossible in Santa Cruz, California

Updated 12 months ago

CDCR May 2016 Academy - 1461 Replies

For those that are still waiting to receive an offer, please list the date you cleared and score. Cleared 10/26/15 Score 75

geeettt in usa, California

cdcr cadet killer test

For those who took it, any input?

Page: « Previous   1  2  3  4  5  6  Next »

What's great about where you work? If you could change one thing about your job, what would it be? Got a question? Share the best and worst about what you do and where you work by joining a discussion or starting your own.

RSS Feed Icon Subscribe to this forum as an RSS feed.

» Sign in or create an account to start a discussion.