Deputy Sheriff

Brooksville, KY
Bracken County Sheriff's Office (KY)


The mission statement of the Sheriff’s Office serves as an overriding purpose for the agency. The mission of the Bracken County Sheriff’s Office is to collect taxes, secure the court house enforce laws, maintain and improve community livability by working with all citizens to preserve life, maintain human rights, protect property and promote individual responsibility and community commitment. This mission is to make Bracken County a better place to LIVE, WORK, PLAY AND VISIT.


The values of the Bracken County Sheriff’s Office are commitments to the community that are rooted in the cornerstones of the Office and reflect the mission statement:

  • Integrity
  • Compassion
  • Accountability
  • Respect
  • Excellence
  • Professionalism
  • Dedication

Bracken County Sheriff’s Office is accepting applications / resumes for the position of Deputy Sheriff. Minimum qualifications include: 21 year old; GED or High School Diploma; valid KY operator’s license; not convicted of any felonies or domestic violence related offences; ability to obtain KY POPS certification. Candidates with POPS certification will receive first consideration. Lateral entry candidates starting pay will be $20.00-$23.00 depending on experience, plus $4,300 State Incentive Pay (KLEFP).

-KY CERS Hazardous Duty Retirement

-Employee Health/Dental Benefits

-Flexible Spending Account (FSA)

-KY 457 Deferred Compensation Plan