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striker937 in Brockton, Massachusetts

How do I become a correctional officer

My wife to be and I are in the middle of finding career jobs. I have a desire to get into corrections but I don't know how. I know there's a physical...

orozco in Bakersfield, California

Updated 15 months ago

CDCR Peace officer psychologial evaluation appeal - 5 Replies

Today I received a letter I failed my evaluation due to poor judgment displayed in my past. My poor judgment was I was arrested for a fight at 18...

ChampTuck in Croydon, Pennsylvania

I took PA Correction Officer Exam, whats next?

I just took my civil service exam for PA DOC yesterday and I checked the scsc.state.pa.us website and my results were in the next day. (i was...

scorpio in Dundalk, Maryland

Updated 16 months ago

Corretional Officer Training - 22 Replies

I want to work for baltimore city as a correctional officer. i wanted to know does anyone know where the 6 week training will be because i do not...

Jonathan in South Gate, California

Updated 16 months ago

New Ca dept of Corrections written exam - 128 Replies

HELP! I just found out that the written exam I am going to take Dec 2nd,2010 has changed from the sample one.Can anyone who has recently taken the...

telfereric90

nys correctional academy

How much do you get paid while in academy and how often. I live in the bronx where would they put me after the academy

Norcal CO in California

Updated 16 months ago

CDCR medical exam - 2 Replies

So I have heard from other candidates that CDCR will disqualify you on the PEM if you have taken vicodin in the past even of you had a valid...

t in Erie, Pennsylvania

Updated 17 months ago

Have been arrested can this Jam me up? - 6 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...

LucySnow in Watertown, New York

Relocation

I live in upstate NY and my fiance is thinking about becoming a corrections officer. In the event that you actually make it to a facility,would they...

SD in Cullowhee, North Carolina

Interview coming up

So I have 2 interviews coming up, both in VA. One is at Shenandoah Valley Juvenile Center and on as a correction officer. I was told to show up for...

buffalohopeful in Buffalo, New York

Updated 20 months ago

list 25168 NYS Corrections. - 3 Replies

I just took my psych written this morning and have my 1-1 on the 23-my background and agility are on the 27. Just trying to see who is where on this...

dwjock56 in Massena, New York

ny corrections test april 2013

hey guys, criminal justice student here and already a state employee.just curious what i should study in preparation to the up and coming...

LUMIERE EST in Norcross, Georgia

Updated 22 months ago

Correction Officers in Huntsville,TX - 5 Replies

Passed test and background check. Anyone know how long it is taking to get on now? Also was wondering if they are going for re-hires first.

Erica in Savannah, Georgia

Updated 22 months ago

juvenile/probation officer exam - 9 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...

shug19013 in Wilmington, Delaware

Updated 22 months ago

delaware c/o exam - 1 Reply

hello i just got qulaified for test on the 24 of this month for corrections in delaware does any body knows wat the nxt step & what should i expect...

saz1005 in New York, New York

Updated 23 months ago

civil service exam scores - 8 Replies

is a 79 to low? how soon can i retake the exam? i took it on 1/8/10.

Seanmichael787 in Poughkeepsie, New York

Updated 23 months ago

New York State Corrections Academy - 1 Reply

This question goes out to anyone in the academy how is the physical training.? Also how did the go about picking the prisons you will be assigned...

Hire_me_dammit in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Updated 23 months ago

Online colleges - 26 Replies

I was wondering if any one knows of good legit schools where you can complete your degree completely over the computer? I heard University of...

T. Watkins (ADOC) in Prattville, Alabama

Updated 25 months ago

Alabama DOC - 7 Replies

Hello, I am 19 and will be putting in my application as a Correctional Officer Trainee with ADOC. I have a few questions and any information is...

MSUDiva in Newark, New Jersey

Maryland Department of Corrections

Anyone going through the hiring process or have already gone through the hiring process?... Please share your experience

MISTERLOVE in Antioch, Tennessee

Updated 27 months ago

correctional officer examination for the sheriff department in davidson county nashville tennessee - 7 Replies

Hi everyone, i am gettiing ready to take a written exam for correctional officers in davidson county nashville tennessee. Does anyone know what the...

J-W- in DC, District of Columbia

Updated 27 months ago

What is the easiest Law Enforcement job to get? - 2 Replies

I know police agencies are harder to get into, but I heard becoming a corrections officer or probation officer is a lot easier. All I want to know is...

tom in Providence, Rhode Island

Nys Doc Thread

Why is that thread frequently locked up?

queenie raines in Pageland, South Carolina

correctional officers at fbop institution

why do the women that work as a cops or CO's at the prisons try to act like the men they work with just with a nastier altitude that's not cause...

Tommy W in Prattville, Alabama

Updated 28 months ago

Drug Test - 4 Replies

Do they take your urine or hair for Rhode Island Corrections Officer?

csa in Jamaica, New York

disquilified for asthma

I went for physcial and passed, however one of the questions were do you have asthma and I answered yes. I was told to take a breathing test and I...

J-W- in DC, District of Columbia

Updated 28 months ago

Should I pay to attend a County Corrections Program? - 5 Replies

Two questions: Is it meaningless to enter a "County" Corrections Program (not a State academy program) that is 2 months in length and will it...

manny in Miami, Florida

Updated 28 months ago

mdcc - 6 Replies

I applied about 3 weeks ago to Miami Dade corrections did my orientation,past my fbat, took my pat test past that. Getting ready to turn all paper...

friendlyadvisor in Buffalo, New York

Updated 28 months ago

DO U RELOCATE FOR CORRECTION OFFICERS TRAINING? - 7 Replies

I LIVE IN MANHATTAN,NY... BUT THE INTERVIEW PROCESS WILL TAKE PLACE IN ALBANY,NY... DO I HAVE TO RELOCATE FOR TRAINING?

Hunter3000 in New York, New York

Updated 28 months ago

TEST 0302 - 3 Replies

Does anyone knows when they will start calling from test# 0302 ??? please help!!!!!!!

msdaytoday in Baltimore, Maryland

Updated 28 months ago

Baltimore City correction why they take so long - 2 Replies

I have completed everything as far as my correctional process goes. I was wondering why they take so long. Everything went well with my process and...

msdaytoday in Baltimore, Maryland

Updated 29 months ago

at what stage in the application process to become a correctional officer are you drug tested - 1 Reply

help

jeter2 in Lewisburg, Pennsylvania

after interview

I recently had an interview 2 weeks ago at lewisburg BOP. I am playing the waiting game of if i got hired or not. I was wondering if it is normal to...

Stephanie in Richlands, Virginia

Prior conviction

In 1998, I was found guilty of Assault & Battery ( VA CODE SECTION 18.2-57.2 ) Which I did not commit!!!! I was 19 and now I am 34, My THEN husband...

YesMa'am in Tallahassee, Florida

Updated 29 months ago

Miami correctional officer - 4 Replies

Hey I recently applied for miami dade county corrections officer and was wondering if anyone else is in the process too?

Michael in Little Rock, Arkansas

Updated 30 months ago

question - 1 Reply

I wanna try out for an correctional officer. how do i go about the process of starting it?

MakoMike in Henderson, Nevada

Updated 30 months ago

Las Vegas Dept of Corrections - 8 Replies

I took the written video test for the Las Vegas Dept of Corrections and was placed in "Group 2". Has anybody else taken the test--this is for the...

gochevygo

Updated 30 months ago

Physical Agility Test - 11 Replies

Hi All I have my PAT test soon. How difficult is it? When they say very hard resistance how difficult is it really? And how many minutes are you on...

K in CT in New Britain, Connecticut

Updated 31 months ago

CDCR, I just passed my written in fresno. June academy a go - 14 Replies

I just passed my written. They told us not to listen to rumors and there will be a June 2012 academy.

Brandon in Columbia, South Carolina

Tennessee department of corrections hiring process

Does anybody know how long it takes to get the official job offer with TDOC? I have an interview tomorrow. Will they hire me right away after the...

sarah in Amsterdam, Netherlands

Updated 31 months ago

Female Corrections Officer in Ohio - 1 Reply

I've been offered a job as a corrections officer and would love to chat with any other females with experience in this field.

Heather in Lewisville, Texas

Updated 31 months ago

DAYTON TEXAS CORRECTIONAL OFFICER - 1 Reply

I HAD MY INTERVIEW AND TEST TO BECOME A CORRECTIONAL OFFICER THE FIRST IF AUGUST. WENT TO BEAUMONT AND PASSED TEST AND INTERVIEW WENT GOOD, NOW JUST...

JoDo in Fresno, California

Updated 31 months ago

failed the psychological interview for ca. correction, has anyone ever failed it and took a second - 13 Replies

Has anyone failed the psychological interview and paid for a second one on their own.? What are my chances of passing the second one and does anyone...

262177 in Varna, Bulgaria

Updated 32 months ago

Has anyone received any info on the March 2010 academy in california? - 3471 Replies

Thought I would get a head start ... since the November 09'academy has been canceled. So .... has anyone heard anything yet?

srgt tavares in Rahway, New Jersey

Updated 32 months ago

becoming a correctional officer in nj - 2 Replies

i live in newark nj and want to train to become a c. o. does anyone have any info.

Dee in La Habra, California

Updated 32 months ago

HOW TO GET IN SHAPE FOR PAT - 1 Reply

I FAILED A RECENT PHYSICAL AGILITIES TEST IN CALIFORNIA. IT WAS FOR HOLDING 165 DUMMY FOR 60 SECS. WHAT IS THE BEST WAY TO GET IN SHAPE FOR SOMETHING...

john in Mount Pleasant, Michigan

Updated 33 months ago

MI DOC pre-employment pt test questions - 1 Reply

Hello. So I have read and heard conflicting accounts regarding the pt test, particularly the step test. Most recently I was told that all three...

jjedrzej in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

To Late?

Is it to late to register to take the test on feb 4th?

joshua in Charlton, Massachusetts

age requirements

How old do you have to be to take the DOC cival service test in Mass? Thank YOu

David in Hinesville, Georgia

Updated 33 months ago

probation/parol exam in GA - 1 Reply

I took the test yesterday and my test score was 80. I am afraid that this is not enough to get interview. Does anyone have any experience with this?...

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