Courts & Criminal Justice

York County Justice Center

Sheriff Qualifications

Deputy Sheriff's job description and duties (pdf)

Deputy Sheriff's Selection Standards (pdf)

PCCD's Deputy Sheriff Physical Fitness Standards (pdf)

All Deputy Sheriff's are required to attend basic training academy of 760 Hours and attend continuing education courses of 24 hours every two years. Deputy Sheriff's also attend various in-house training programs as determined by the department training division. This instruction includes firearm qualifications, Taser certifications, OC Spray, and others.

To apply for a York County Deputy Sheriff Position you must complete the York County Employment Application available for print here.

Complete the application, and mail it to:

York County Human Resources

28 East Market Street

York PA 17401