Sheriffs and Deputy Sheriffs

Sheriffs and Deputy Sheriffs

Enforce law and order in rural or unincorporated districts or serve legal processes of courts. May patrol courthouse, guard court or grand jury, or escort defendants.

Key Competencies * Integrity * Self Control * Dependability * Stress Tolerance * Attention to Detail * Cooperation * Concern for Others * Persistence * Leadership * Initiative

Representative Tasks * Investigate illegal or suspicious activities. * Drive vehicles or patrol specific areas to detect law violators, issue citations, and make arrests. * Record daily activities and submit logs and other related reports and paperwork to appropriate authorities.


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