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Careers

Interested in a career with the Harrison County Sheriff's Department?

The Harrison County Sheriff's Department is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, citizenship status, color, disability, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, or sexual orientation. 

Police

Police Application

Hiring Process for Police Officers:

    • At least 21 years old
    • High School Graduate or Equivalent
    • Passed Aptitude test administered by www.empco.net (See more info below)
    • Pass the Physical Assessment at the exit standards for the Indiana Law Enforcement Academy. 
    • Pass Background Check and Drug Screen
    • Pass Polygraph
    • Pass Command Staff Interview

Aptitude Testing:

To schedule an Aptitude test, go to www.empco.net and select “Sheriff’s Office Deputy” and choose Indiana. You will need to create a log in and search for testing opportunities at Sellersburg. There is a fee for the exam which is $75 paid to EMPCO. Class sizes are limited so do not delay.

Lateral Officers:

    • 21 years old
    • High school graduate or equivalent
    • Academy Certified
    • Pass the Physical assessment at the exit standards for the Indiana Law Enforcement Academy
    • Pass Background Check and Drug Screen
    • Pass Polygraph
    • Pass Command Staff Interview.

 


 

Corrections:

Please complete the application below to apply for a corrections position.

Corrections Application

Job requirements include

    • 21 years old
    • High School Graduate or Equivalent
    • Pass Background Check and Drug Screen
    • Potentially take a Polygraph

 


 

Dispatcher

Please complete the application below to apply for a dispatcher position.

Dispatcher Application

Job requirements include

    • 21 years old
    • High School Graduate or Equivalent
    • Pass Background Check and Drug Screen
    • Potentially take a Polygraph

 


 

Reserves

Please complete the application below.

Reserves Application

 


 

Horse Patrol

Please complete the application below.

Horse Patrol Application

 


 

Return Your Application

Please return your completed application to the Harrison County Sheriff's Department. You may mail your application to our office at the mailing address below or return it in person during office hours. 

Harrison Co Sheriffs Dept.
Attention: Sara 
1445 Gardner Lane
Corydon, Indiana 47112