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CDCR 2018, APPLICANTS - 1586 Replies

[QUOTE who="Evan in Anaheim, California"]*** UPDATE *** Just scheduled my PEM. So here is my newest timeline. Sept 08 2016 - Applied Nov. 20...


Updated 14 hours ago

Correction Officer in Connecticut - 5937 Replies

MA had a Doc test in April and this month, from what I herd they had 2 test cause the turn out was very low in April, seems people dont want this job...

Idiot Patrol

Updated 15 hours ago

NY Correctional Academy - 38053 Replies

[QUOTE who="BellyPod in Bronx, New York"]If you want to visit a friend in FEDERAL prison is that okay ? Do we have to notify BI ?[/QUOTE] Yes you...


Updated 2 days ago

CDCR 2018 JULY ACADEMY - 74 Replies

[QUOTE who="Gomez in Bakersfield, California"]I just accepted an offer today at Tehachapi. I will be attending the Nov 6 academy. Anyone else...

Allen Avelar

Updated 2 days ago

CDCR JULY HIRING LIST 2018 - 49 Replies

Hey guys, First time on this . I got cleared with everything at 9/22/2018. Got an email that my my hiring processs was complete 10/15/2018. When is...


Updated 3 days ago

words of wisdom please!! - 1901 Replies

Basically what Chris said. Mine lasted maybe 35 minutes. He asked family history, drug use, questions pertaining to written, why I want the job,...


Updated 5 days ago

CDCR 2017 BACKGROUND CHECK - 217 Replies

Hey everyone I'm new to the process. I just wanted to post on here to share the experience. I currently work for CDCR as a supervising cook but want...

The Chosen 1

Updated 6 days ago

CDCR July 2018 Youth Corrections Academy - 118 Replies

[QUOTE who="Anthony 123 in Antelope, California"]Thank you for your help.[/QUOTE] Yes David-916 is right, the next academy is feb 2019. They are...


Updated 7 days ago

NYS Correction Officer Exam & Process Updates - 2018 - 125 Replies

[QUOTE who="kristophermeyer in Buffalo, New York"]How many times total do you go to Albany for different things? I recieved my canvas letter late...


Updated 9 days ago

Correction NYC - 4 Replies

[QUOTE who="Soon1982 in New York, New York"]Soo I'm super excited and Nervous. I have orientation in NYC in September. is anyone going through this...

Art Harrison

Updated 9 days ago

felony friendly - 199 Replies

First point. My violent charges are from 2002, restitution finished in 2005. From my observation violent offenders have the hardest time finding...


Updated 10 days ago


Hello U guys I am curious to see if you are going through background investigation could you be assigned to take your written and oral psychological...

Mike Tannan

Updated 10 days ago

Backgrounds - 4 Replies

Ohh okay. Good luck


Updated 11 days ago

CDCR CVSA TEST - 45 Replies

[QUOTE who="jerryross in Los Angeles, California"]Sorry I used the wrong name V_card u will be fine. It goes based off the PHS.[/QUOTE] So after u...


Updated 12 days ago

CDCR Appealing Psych (POPE) - 314 Replies

If it doesn’t work then copy and paste the website in a internet browser then it should say join group you might have to create a login

Elissa Waltman

Updated 12 days ago

Anyone work for PA DOC? - 36 Replies

I scored an 89 on my corrections officer trainee exam in Harrisburg, Pa. There is only one opening that is in Houtzdale SCI in Clearfield County and...


2018 Nov Acadmey Group or cleared and waiting for an offer j

Hello if you are cleared or waiting for an offer or going to the Nov 6th 2018 acadmey then click on this link to join the telegram chat room there’s...


Updated 12 days ago

CDCR 2018 MAY ACADEMY - 618 Replies

[QUOTE who="chris in San Ramon, California"]I got offered san Quentin and accepted. going to Nov 6 academy[/QUOTE] Hello chris If you haven’t...


Updated 14 days ago

CDCR - 5 Replies

[QUOTE who="greenhunter5001 in Visalia, California"]Nice. I have a few F’s from my community college will they hold that against me?[/QUOTE] No...


Updated 14 days ago

CDCR 2015 - 1916 Replies

[QUOTE who="Telamov188 in Fresno, California"]Hey guys. I had Dr Meyers for oral pope. I know exactly who this lady is and what she will do to you...


CDCR November 2018 Academy

For discussion related to the November 2018 CDCR Academy.


Updated 14 days ago


[QUOTE who="Egomez in California"]Hello. I have my pope soon. I was just wondering if they ask about speeding tickets. Thats the only thing im...


Updated 14 days ago

Have ne questions, feel free to ask. I've been CO for cdcr for three years now. - 106 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 15 days ago

CDCR January 2018 Academy - 741 Replies

Anyone going off to the academy that may be interested in the shiny oxford dress shoes women’s size 4.5 I have a pair I’m giving away. Used them 1...


Updated 15 days ago

waiting list - 2499 Replies

[QUOTE who="runfast in Ionia, Michigan"]You're all wasting your time! The job a joke. It's corrupt. You'll just end up like all the other lonely,...


Updated 24 days ago

Nevada State Corrections - 741 Replies

Hello all, I am new to this forum and I applied to NVDOC and will be testing for Carson/Lovelock October 10th. Is there any current or past NVDOC COs...


Email from opos

I got an informative email saying the academy has been changed from 12 weeks to 13 weeks. It washt saying I cleared yet of course. I don’t want to...

Melissa Castro

Updated 27 days ago

New York State correction officer physical agility - 2 Replies

Thank you soooo much for the details I’m actually at ease as of now. Wish me luck 6 days till my interview!


pFT help !:) Bakersfield Ca

[QUOTE who="Savanmomie in Bakersfield, California"]My Husband is a Officer for CDCR and he recently trained me to pass my PFT and it worked he...

CDCR Applicant


On the PHS when listing neighbors what did you put down ? Friends? And do they send letters? because im afraid that if they got letters they might...


Cdcr Background

Hi everyone, I been in the process since November of 2016. I'm currently in background now.does anyone no what the vision test consists of? I think...


Updated 1 month ago

CDCR 2018 FEBRUARY ACADEMY - 422 Replies

[QUOTE who="Empire in Mt Meadows Area, California"]Hey, I'm an officer at HDSP. Don't Believe everything you read. I was trying to find the answer...


Updated 1 month ago

Curious about applying for a position - 2 Replies

[QUOTE who="The Slammer in Syracuse, New York"]What is your state, what were the charges and how long ago? The last two are crucial to whether or...


Updated 1 month ago

CDCR 2017 applicants - 158 Replies

[QUOTE who="edmorales in crecent city, California"]im currently a CO and if anyone has any questions about the academy or the job, feel free to ask,...


Oregon DOC hiring process

Just wondering if anyone here has been thru it. Been thinking of applying, what's the background like? My crimin and drug history are clean, good...


Updated 1 month ago

Credit Problems - 2 Replies

I wanting to get on with a small county detention center as a jailer. My interviewer asked if I had any deragatory reports on my credit report . I...

Melissa Castro

New York State correction officer physical agility

Hey guys so I took my written exam on February for New York State correction officer and passed with a 90. I have my interview medical/agility on...


Correction officer disqualifications

Hey! Can anyone tell me if I was charged with resisting arrest when I was 18 years old will that disqualify me from becoming a correction officers?...

Alisha from san diego

Updated 1 month ago

Oral Peace Officer Psychological Evaluation (POPE) (Pass/Fail) - 231 Replies

Did you past?


Updated 1 month ago

September academy - 1 Reply

Hello CTU74211 - I am going to the September 25th academy in Galt.


Updated 1 month ago

Tomorrow I take the written exam. CDCR - 146 Replies

Hello how long does it take to get an email for the written exam i just applied last week and im anxious!


Updated 1 month ago

Cdcr process question - 2 Replies

You should receive an email notification of clearance after you complete the Oral. In my case, it took about 4 months to receive confirmation of...


Updated 1 month ago

Conditions in New York State Correction Academy - 209 Replies

Hey is anyone in the sep 10th class coming up ? You


Updated 1 month ago


[QUOTE who="Fchamba in Sacramento, California"]Hi folks, For those of you who received academy offers, how far out is the academy start date from...


Updated 1 month ago


Or even if you haven’t received an offer but if you know about how far put the academy date is when you do receive an offer

Joe velez

Updated 1 month ago


I just received my score this morning and I also got 75%. Why are these scores process alot slower?


Accepted offer to chino but want to trade for Lancaster or anywhere near.

I start the academy on September 25th. I accepted offer to work in chino (CIM) but am looking to trade for Lancaster or anywhere near.


Updated 2 months ago

How long does the whole process take? - 1199 Replies

[QUOTE who="niceypooh23 in Baltimore, Maryland"]Hi my name is nicey im going through the process for corrections here in baltimore and just did the...


C.o baltimore 2018

Is there anyone who is going through the process now in Baltimore?? How is it moving for you guys?


Updated 2 months ago

Physical Fitness Test (PFT) CDCR - 105 Replies

[QUOTE who="benjr65 in Crescent City, California"] I...

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