Category: Sheriff’s Legal Notes

How to Become a Deputy Sheriff? What to learn?

The responsibility of a deputy sheriff or sheriff’s deputy is to enforce local, state and federal laws in a particular area or county. Deputy Sheriffs serve the public by preventing crime through the use of methods that include basic investigations, maintaining safety and security, arrests, patrols, testifying in court and supervision of detainees. Deputy Sheriffs […]

Role of the Sheriff’s Department

Sherff’s Department: The Sheriff’s Department is the suburban equivalent of normal city police, but they happen to be smaller in size and mostly operate in a ‘County’. Unlike most police heads, Sheriffs are elected by the people. The Sheriff’s Department operations are the same as that of the city police department or any other urban […]

What are the Job Duties of a Sheriff?

A sheriff is a county official elected after every four years. Typically, to be a sheriff one does not need a law enforcement background, but in some states, it is a requirement. Most people, however, prefer a sheriff with a law enforcement background. To able to enforce law and order in the county, the sheriff […]