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Media Relations Policy

The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office is committed to staffing its ranks with sworn employees of the highest quality, and to reflect the cultural diversity of the community it serves.   We are hiring the next generation of deputies who will serve our community and serve as tomorrow’s leaders.  No experience is necessary.  You bring the character and we will work with you to build the rest.  Come join us.

The entry-level selection process is comprised of several elements, including written tests, physical fitness assessment, structured interview, polygraph examination, background examination, psychological examination, medical examination, and drug-screening test.

Deputy Sheriff’s conduct a wide range of duties including: cruiser patrol, enforcement of traffic and criminal laws, fugitive apprehension, response to 911 calls, accident investigation, courthouse security, criminal investigation, and a host of other specialty positions. Some of the minimum qualifications for employment include: High School Diploma or GED, a criminal history which does not prevent the ability to carry a firearm, 21 years of age before completion of the training program, valid driver’s license, and United States Citizen. Salary range is $47,154 - $72,509 plus extensive benefits.

Registration forms are available online at www.morrowhr.com, or at the office of Morrow & Associates, 16707 Q Street, Suite 2A, Omaha, NE 68135, (402) 330-1019, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  A $50 non-refundable registration fee is required at the time of registration.  Registration for the exam is now open until Friday, March 1, 2019.  The exam date is Saturday, March 23, 2019.  For more information call Lt. Matt Martin at (402) 444-7470, email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or fax: (402) 444-6065.

The DCSO is an equal employment opportunity organization.


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