The Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office employs more than 270 sworn deputies, confinement officers, and civilian support personnel among three divisions: Administration, Confinement, and Operations.

We are committed to providing professional law enforcement and community service to our citizens. To maintain our professional standing within our community, we seek qualified individuals with the necessary skills and abilities to perform the essential functions for the operation of our agency.

If you are willing to pledge respect for the law, respect for your fellow citizens, and respect for the men and women of the Sheriff’s Office, please click on the links below to learn how you can become a member of the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office. The Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Deputy Sheriff

For information about the position of Deputy Sheriff, click here.

Confinement Officer

For information about the position of Confinement Officer, click here.

Civilian Support Team

If you would like to become part of our Civilian Support Team, click here.


For information on how to become an intern, click here.

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