Position Overview The Deputy Sheriff performs a variety of duties and tasks related to the protection of life, limb, and property. Under direction, performs field contact and general duty police work in the execution and enforcement of law and court orders. An employee in this class is responsible for service of civil and criminal papers, investigation of crimes, enforcing laws, making arrests, and performing other duties as law enforcement officers and agents of the court. Work is performed with independence within established policies and procedures and is reviewed by superiors through observation of the effectiveness of work performed and results through reports, observations, and discussions. We are accepting applications for both APOSTC certified and non-APOSTC applicants.