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In a world that revolves around technology, you must be aware of EVERYTHING you say, do or post on social media. Before putting anything out there, you should ask yourself if you are fine with ANYONE seeing and/or reading your content. According to USA TODAY, appointing police agencies are requesting releases from applicants to review their Facebook pages for negative information.  You can read that article here I have been a New York Civil Service…
New York City Personnel Services Bulletin 100-10R addresses the process of appealing a civil service job disqualification. New York State Civil Service Law and the New York City Charter authorized the DCAS Commissioner to disqualify a candidate for medical or psychological reasons. Throughout my 18 years of experience as a civil service disqualification appeals attorney, I have helped many of my clients win their appeal. I can help you too. If you have questions and…
The answer regarding whether you should appeal or withdraw from a NYPD Notice of Proposed Disqualification lies in the circumstances and facts involved in your disqualification. There are occasions when withdrawing might make sense. For instance, if your goal is to create more time and distance between an incident that may have caused you to be disqualified in the first place, then withdrawing now and trying again later might be best. Having said that, it…
The following video explains the NYPD psychological disqualification appeal process, and the steps you must follow in order succeed. It outlines the NYPD psychological Notice of Proposed Disqualification (NOPD) steps, followed by what you should do if you receive a Notice for a second interview. It further explains what to do if you receive a Notice of Disqualification (NOD), which can be appealed to the NYC Civil Service Commission. If you have questions and would…
As a New York Civil Service Law Attorney with more than 18 years of experience, I can help you appeal your disqualification for the NYPD, FDNY, NYC Department of Sanitation, NYC Department of Corrections or DCAS-NYC Department of Citywide Administrative Services. For answers to many of your questions regarding NYPD Disqualifications and how the appeals process works, please view my video below. If you have questions about your disqualification and would like to schedule a…
If you receive a NYPD NOPD psychological disqualification you must interview the psychologist you hire THOROUGHLY before they represent you or face severe regrets afterwards. There are psychologists charging very low fees to represent disqualified NYPD candidates in disqualification appeals which seems like a great deal and a perfect way to get reinstated to the NYPD Police Officer eligible list. Not revealed is that these psychologists will report that you are NOT PSYCHOLOGICALLY QUALIFIED to…
As a New York Civil Service Attorney with more than 18 years of experience, I can help you with your disqualification appeal for the NYPD, FDNY, NYC Department of Sanitation, NYC Department of Corrections or DCAS NYC Department of Citywide Administrative Services. For information on how to appeal a Civil Service Disqualification click the link below: https://www.facebook.com/275342279259723/videos/628229594250886/ If you have questions about your disqualification and would like to schedule a free consultation, please contact me…
We are here to assist you if you receive a NYPD Disqualification… Feel free to call 516-248-0040 or email me at: kevin@sheerinlaw.com. There is a two step appeal process: The first step in the appeal process is to appeal to the NYPD, who will review the appeal package you submitted. In the case of psychological disqualifications you may get a second psychological interview. If you receive a second psychological interview it is best to…
Kevin P. Sheerin is a retired attorney with the NYPD Legal Bureau who understands the complexities of Civil Service Law.  As a private attorney with more than 18 years of experience, Kevin understands the challenges you will face and the difficulties you may have in your disqualification appeal case. Many of the cases Kevin handles are disqualification cases. It is imperative that you call a Civil Service attorney to discuss your case. There are three…
It is IMPORTANT that, as a candidate you understand, if the NYPD or DOC finds you psychologically unsuitable, you have the right to withdraw. BUT, your psychological files will remain with the NYPD or DOC even if you decide to withdraw. Furthermore, these records can and will be utilized again later should you decide to pursue a future with the NYPD, DOC or any other law enforcement agency. Their findings that you are “psychologically unsuitable”…