NYPD psych disqualification

If you receive a NYPD NOPD Psychological Disqualification you should appeal rather than have to explain this disqualification at every future job interview for the rest of your life.

The percentage of successful appeals has shot up recently due to the psychological re-interview policy at the NYPD.  There was a time, not long ago, when

The NYC Civil Service Commission has posted on their website that they are operating at an alternate site due to COVID-19.

You may email them rather than attempting an in-person visit.

Email appeals@nycccsc.nyc.gov

NYC Civil Service Commission announcement.

Feel free to contact us at:

Law Offices of Kevin P. Sheerin
323 Willis Ave., Suite

Candidates contact me all the time and email me their Notice of Disqualification (NOD).  When I ask them to search for pss@nypd.org in their email inbox they say that they received a Notice of Proposed Disqualification two or three months prior.  This creates a problem because during processing you agreed that NYPD or another hiring

NYPD Disqualification Appeals:
The NYPD continues to send out NOPDs during the shutdown. If you receive a NOPD disqualification please feel free to contact me and we can discuss the facts of your case via ZOOM during this COVID-19 social distancing period. Please stay safe.

Call 516-248-3494

Email:  kevin@sheerinlaw.com

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What must I do every day if I am a candidate?

If you are processing to be an NYPD officer you must check your email everyday.

When you appeared at the Candidate Assessment Division you signed a form giving the NYPD permission to contact you by email.

You can receive a Character Disqualification email from

We are available to assist you if you receive a NYPD Disqualification.

Call (516)248-3494 or email: kevin@sheerinlaw.com.

There is a two step appeal process.

The first appeal is to the NYPD who will review the appeal package you submit. In the case of psychological disqualifications you may get a second psych interview. If you receive

Recently the number of candidates getting their disqualification reversed at a 2nd psych interview has increased.

You must file an NOPD Appeal to have a chance at a second interview.  If you receive a 2nd interview you are best served to know the issues that were raised in your disqualification and the arguments made by

This video will help you understand the NYPD Character Disqualification Factors. What can offset background disqualifications? NYPD Character disqualifications can be appealed after receipt of NOPD or NOD notifications.

If you have been arrested you must check that you have been arrested on your APD5. Frequently, candidates give the excuse that someone told me

  If you have been arrested you must check that you have been arrested on your APD5. Frequently, candidates give the excuse that someone told me my arrest was sealed. This will not work. If you have been arrested you must state you were arrested and when you were arrested no matter what the

There is some confusion among candidates about whether they must appeal and NYPD psych NOPD. (Notice of Proposed Disqualification)

To clarify: you must appeal an NYPD NOPD psychological disqualification at the NOPD stage or your appeal will be dismissed.

The Psychological Assessment section file may only be reviewed by a licensed health care professional. Your