Deputy Sheriff (Crawford County Sheriff's Office)


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The Crawford County Sheriff's Office is currently accepting applications for the position of deputy sheriff. This position requires graduation from the Kansas Law Enforcement Training Center, or from a reciprocating law enforcement training center. Full-time position on either evenings or midnights, 8-hour shift, 6 on/3 off work schedule. Benefits including, but not limited to: Health, vision, dental, life and disability insurance; KP&F retirement; paid sick leave, vacation and holidays; compensated training time. Deputies are issued: Uniforms, duty gear, boots, weapons, body cameras, take-home vehicle and any other equipment required to perform the job. Starting salary is $3,499.25/month. Overtime opportunities available as well.

General Employment Requirements:

  • Must have a current Driver's License with an acceptable driving record.
  • Must have a level of education equivalent to four years of high school.
  • Must successfully pass background investigation, psychological exam, physical exam and drug testing.
  • Applicant must be 21 years of age by hiring date.

Duties and Responsibilities:

The following duties are normal for this position. These are not to be construed as exclusive or all-inclusive. Other duties may be required or assigned.

  • Enforce Federal and State laws including motor vehicle laws and county resolutions.
  • Perform police patrol tours of duty, protecting persons and property and preventing crime.
  • Investigate all complaints assigned to her/him.
  • Investigate accidents, including, diagramming the scene, taking photographs, collecting and preserving evidence, providing emergency first aid whenever necessary.
  • Keep records and writes complete, accurate and concise reports.
  • Serve civil process as directed.
  • Serves as Court Security Officer.
  • Serves as School Resource Officer.
  • Direct traffic and perform law enforcement duties at special events.

Obtaining Application:

Qualified applicants should contact Undersheriff Scott Tyrell via email at or at 620-724-8274 Ext. 129.

The Crawford County Sheriff's Office is an Equal Opportunity Employer.