Richard P. Keuerleber

Sheriff's Office
Title: Sheriff
Phone: 717-771-9601
Richard P. Keuerleber, Sheriff

" As your Sheriff, I will honor my solemn oath to Support, Obey and Defend the Constitution of the United States and the Constitution of this Commonwealth."

" I will continue the commitment to excellence and professionalism and continue to be a service office for all York County citizens. I will hold all defendants accountable for outstanding warrants, fines and court cost."


  • Sheriff 2008 to Present
  • Received his first appointment for Deputy Sheriff, under Sheriff Oliver Nace in October of 1988.
  • Served 6 years as a Deputy Sheriff, 12 years as Assistant Chief Deputy, under Sheriff Bill Hose.
  • Earned Deputy Sheriff Certification at Dickinson School of Law in Carlisle, PA in June of 1989.


  • 1978 Graduate of New Jersey's Midland Park High School
  • Attended Shepherd College in Shepherdstown, West Virginia
  • Basic Training Act 2 of 1984 at Dickinson School of Law located in Carlisle, Pennsylvania
  • Millersville University - Defensive Tactics Institute, Inc.
  • The Indiana University of Pennsylvania- Sheriff's Training for Vehicle Code
  • United States Marshal Service-State and Local Court Security Training
  • York County Chiefs of Police Association: FBI Leadership Seminar
  • Attended Temple University's Under Deputy Sheriff's Training Act Continuing

Educational Program

  • Critical Policy Development
  • Supervisory Development
  • U.S. Department of Justice: 'Responding to Allegations of Racial Profiling: Building Trust Between Police and the Community'
  • Human Relations Commission Training
  • New Mexico Tech- Incident Response to Terrorist Bombings Performance Level

Training Course

  • Saint Petersburg Junior College- Weapons of Mass Destruction: Preparing for Terrorism

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