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Starting Salary - Deputy Sheriff

$35,945 - $45,829



The Culpeper County Sheriff's Office offers a unique and rewarding career for anyone interested in joining a team of law enforcement professionals who are committed to providing the highest level of professional services to the Citizens of Culpeper County.







- Be a United States Citizen

- Be 18 years of age

- Possess a high school diploma or GED

- Possess a valid Virginia Drivers License

- No felony convictions

- No conviction of any offense that would involve moral turpitude or domestic violence

- Pass written examination

- Pass an extensive background investigation

- Complete a medical evaluation

- Complete law enforcement academy and qualify with service weapon


- 25 year VRS retirement (sworn positions)

- LEO's retirement through VRS after 20 years service (sworn positions)

- 12 paid holidays per year

- 8 hours per month annual leave

- 8 hours per month sick leave

- Group health benefits

- Deferred Compensation Plans

- Free training

- Tuition Assistance Reimbursement

- Uniform and equipment furnished

Jail Nurse





Our hiring process helps ensure that we select the applicants who are best qualified to work toward the goals of the Culpeper County Sheriff's Office. This process includes, but is not limited to the following:



* Submit online application 

* Written Test 

* Oral Interview

* Extensive Background Investigation

* Conditional Offer of Employment

* Medical Clearance and Drug Screening



** Auxiliary and Civilian applicants are not required to take the written and physical ability test.