Appeal Process for NYPD Psychological Disqualification

Candidates who fail to provide documents requested during the police officer application process will have their file marked discontinued. WARNING! There is no appeal from a discontinued status. Candidates that receive a NOPD or Notice of Proposed Disqualification have thirty (30) days to appeal their disqualification. To succeed in an appeal it is best to hire experts to assist you.  Depending on…

NYPD Disqualification Appeals Attorney

If you receive a NYPD psychological, medical or character/background disqualification, you should appeal. There are two factors which are crucial in your disqualification appeal.  The first one is following the appeal process, and the second is the facts of your case. It is vital that you consult with experts who are experienced in the appeals process. You…

Reasons You May Receive a NYPD Psychological Disqualification

What you can expect in the NYPD psychological testing process…. The NYPD will give you a written exam consisting of hundreds of questions.  After the examination is scored you will be called to meet with a NYPD Psychological staff member for an oral psychological interview. You may be asked questions about the answers you gave…

Increase Your NYPD Appeal Success at the Second Interview

There has been a sharp increase in the percentage of candidates appealing their NYPD NOPD psychological disqualification, and subsequently succeeding at a second interview. However, before you can get a second interview you must first appeal your disqualification. It is imperative that you obtain all of the facts before you act. I am available if you would like…

NYPD Disqualification Appeal

As a New York Civil Service Law Attorney with more than 18 years of experience, I can help you with your disqualification appeal for the NYPD/NYC Police Department, FDNY/Fire Department of NYC, 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…

Types of NYC Civil Service Disqualifications

There are 3 main types of disqualifications for civil service jobs – medical, psychological and character. Medical Reason: Fail the medical examination. There are many reasons why candidates can be medically disqualified. Any physical disability that would make it difficult to perform the duties of the position applied for would be grounds for disqualification. This…

Factors that affect your NYPD Psychological Disqualification

  If a candidate had an Individual Education Plan (IEP) in school, some NYPD psychologists will consider that a reason for disqualification. The NYPD psychologist will ask you to sign an authorization to get your school records. When the records are received they will review them and determine if the issues you had in school will…

NYPD Psychological Disqualification – Second Interview

  Good News… The number of candidates getting their disqualification reversed at second psychological interviews has increased. However, in order to get a chance at a second interview, you MUST first file a NYPD NOPD Psychological Disqualification Appeal.  If you receive a second interview you are best served to know the issues that were raised in your disqualification…

NYPD Psychological Appeal – 1 Chance to Choose an Expert & Obtain NYPD Records

With more than 18 years of experience as a NYPD disqualification appeals lawyer I have helped many disqualified candidates who have received either a Notice of Proposed Disqualification (NOPD) or a final Notice of Disqualification (NOD) for psychological reasons from the NYPD. The NOPD letter provides the candidate with an opportunity to select and hire their own psychological expert and have…

Is it Worth Appealing a Notice of Proposed Disqualification (NOPD)?

It can’t get any worse… If you are currently disqualified, it can only get better. You have two chances to succeed. First, you could win at a re-interview at the NYPD Psych Disqualification Notice of Proposed Disqualification phase. It is extremely important that you have knowledgeable, experienced mental health professionals and attorneys to help, guide and prepare you for…