Harrison County Indiana Sheriff's Department

Built on a cornerstone of accountability, efficiency, professionalism, and therefore excellence, the Sheriff's Office consists of over sixty employees. These outstanding civilians and deputies serve public safety in the Jail Division, Communications Division, Civil Division, Administrative Division, and Criminal Division. Since the establishment of the Harrison County Indiana Sheriff's Department our Department has dedicated it's personnel to better serve and protect the citizens of Harrison County. 

The Harrison County Sheriff's Department is a public service organization that provides civil, corrections and law enforcement services to Harrison County, Indiana. Our department is committed to providing high quality public safety services to our community and to help foster an environment in which all residents and visitors feel safe and secure while in Harrison County. Everything we do is for the continued protection of life and property, the preservation of the public peace and the enforcement of the law in partnership with our communities.

Now Hiring: Police Lateral Transfers

The Harrison County Sheriff’s Department is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Police Officer Lateral Transfer. Qualified applicants will have successfully completed a recognized accredited law enforcement academy and have at least 1 year of prior law enforcement experience. Applications may be picked up in person at the Sheriff’s Department: 1445 Gardner Ln. NW, Corydon, IN 47112 or obtained online at the Harrison County Sheriff’s Department’s website: www.hcsdin.net. All applicants must turn in a completed application on or prior to the physical fitness assessment date to be considered for employment. 

The physical fitness agility testing will be conducted on Wednesday, November 28th at 10:00 A.M. The location of the testing will be at Corydon Central High School, 375 Country Club Road, Corydon, IN 47112. All applicants must be in excellent physical condition and be able to pass the ILEA physical fitness exit standards (www.in.gov/ilea/2338.htm). Applicants must be of good moral character and pass a comprehensive background check. A full listing of employment requirements are posted on the Harrison County Sheriff’s Department’s website.

The Harrison County Sheriff’s Department offers competitive pay, excellent health insurance benefits, a pension plan, and a take-home vehicle program for in-county and surrounding county officers. For further information or questions contact Lieutenant Nick Smith with the Harrison County Sheriff’s Department (812) 972-2544.

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The Harrison County Sheriff’s Department is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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