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Certified Deputy Sheriff

The Cass County Sheriff’s Office is currently looking for P.O.S.T. Certified men and women interested in an outstanding career in law enforcement as a certified Deputy Sheriff. Current starting salary is $51,302.69 with raises annually, if approved. All equipment, duty weapon, and uniforms are provided.

If you have 2 – 5 years of current Law Enforcement experience, starting pay is set at $55,488.99. If you have 6 or more years of current Law Enforcement experience, starting pay is $60,016.89.


  • Must reside, or be willing to relocate to Cass County, or an adjoining county, within one year of employment.
  • Must possess a valid Missouri P.O.S.T. License.
  • Must be a resident of Cass County within 1 year of hire date.
  • Must be a citizen of the United States (11CSR 75-13.020).
  • Possess a valid driver’s license.
  • Must not have been convicted of “driving while intoxicated”, “driving with excessive blood alcohol content”, or “possession of a controlled substance” within three (3) years of the date of application (RSMO 590.100.0 and 11CSR 75-13-090).
  • Must not be unable to perform the functions of a peace officer with reasonable competency or reasonable safety as a result of a mental condition, including alcohol or substance abuse (RSMO 590.080.1).
  • Must not have committed any criminal offense, whether or not a criminal charge has been filed (RSMO 590.090.1).
  • Must not be under indictment for, or charged with, or have been convicted of the commission of a felony (RSMO 590.090.1).
  • Must not have been convicted for a misdemeanor crime of domestic violence (Gun Control Act of 1968).
  • Must have an honorable or under honorable circumstances Military discharge

For further information, contact Sergeant Adamson at (816) 380-8336, or SEND AN EMAIL.

Initial Application