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The Lancaster County Sheriff's Office offers a unique work environment of both rural and urban settings, serving an overall county population of around 320,000. Though mainly responsible for law enforcement functions outside the Lincoln city limits, Nebraska's capital city is a source of activity that is both challenging and rewarding. If you have the desire to be of service to others and are highly motivated, the Lancaster County Sheriff's Office can offer a fulfilling, rewarding career.

Deputy Sheriff Applications

LSO is not currently accepting applications for Deputy Sheriff applicants. We typically test for applicants three times per year on an as needed basis. Applicants with prior law enforcement experience or with an active law enforcement certification may be eligible for higher rates of pay with approval of the Sheriff. Please check back or join our email notification list below if you'd like to be notified when applications are available.

More information about the process is available here: Application Process | Lancaster County, NE. You may also contact Sgt. Drew Bolzer at (402) 441-8896 or DBolzer@lancaster.ne.gov to learn more about the hiring process and life as a deputy.

Civilian Career Opportunities

LSO employs a civilian work force with a broad range of responsibilities and duties. Currently, we do not have any civilian vacancies, but please check back or join our email notification list if you'd like to be notified when positions become available.

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