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The Sangamon County Sheriff's Office periodically has openings for employment throughout the various divisions. Job requirements, descriptions and benefits are listed under the appropriate heading. If you have questions regarding employment opportunities contact the Administrative Office, Personnel at (217) 753-6856.

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Deputy Sheriff' Information

Lateral Transfers

Control Room Operator Information

Sheriff's Office Employment Application


Deputy Merit Commission
This three member commission is charged with the testing and eligibility of deputies and corrections officers. The Merit Commission also serves as the board of appeals for deputies and correction officers on certain disciplinary issues.

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