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If you are interested in becoming a member of the Durham County Sheriff's Office, applications for Detention Officer, Deputy Sheriff, Telecommunicator, and Civilian positions are available online. To apply for any of the listed positions, please click on the link provided below. If you have any questions, please email the Training & Recruitment Division.


Durham County participates in the E-Verify program administered by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security in partnership with the Social Security Administration. For more information, view the E-Verify participation and Right-to-Work posters available below in English and Spanish.


eVerify Right to Work (English) [PDF] eVerify Right to Work (Spanish) [PDF] 

We are an Equal Employment/Affirmative Action Employer

Training and Recruitment Frequently Asked Questions 

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