Deputy Sheriff – Patrol

Fincastle, VA
Botetourt County Sheriff

Botetourt County Sheriff’s Office is currently accepting applications to fill Deputy Sheriff- Patrol.

The Deputy Sheriff- Patrol possess thorough knowledge pertinent federal, state and local laws and ordinances; law enforcement support service; law enforcement practices and procedures; the rules, regulations and policies of Botetourt County and the Sheriff’s Office.

Minimum Requirements

  • Must be 18 years of age or older.
  • High School graduate or equivalent (prefer criminal justice training through accredited academy in Virginia or Criminal Justice degree, but not mandatory)
  • No criminal record.
  • Valid Virginia driver’s license with good driving record.
  • Good credit history
  • Must pass a psychological screening test
  • Must pass physical exam
  • Citizen of the United States or have valid proof that citizenship is being sought