1091 Hospital Road, Franklin IN 46131 Administration: 317-736-9155Investigations: 317-346-4615Jail 317-346-4716 Fax: 317-736-2200

Meet the Sheriff

Sheriff Duane Burgess is committed to guiding the Sheriff’s Office in the right direction and leading the best Law Enforcement Officers in the state in serving the citizens they are sworn to protect.

Meet the Administrative Staff

The Sheriff’s Office Administration Staff is comprised of many talented, dedicated public servants who lead the agency and its divisions.

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2023 Sheriff's Charity Ride

Johnson County Sheriff's Charity Ride

Monday September 11th, 2023

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Friday September 1st, 2023

The Johnson County Sheriff’s Office is currently attempting to identify this person of interest. This photo was captured in the Smith Valley and Paddock area of Center Grove in the early morning hours on 9/1/2023.If you know who this person might be, please contact Det. Bartlett at 317-346-4767 or rbartlett@co.johnson.in.us ... See MoreSee Less
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Thursday August 24th, 2023

ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS UNTIL SEPTEMBER 22, 2023.The Johnson County Sheriff’s Office is accepting applications for the volunteer position of Reserve Deputy until September 22, 2023.Reserve Deputies are non-paid deputies who carry full law enforcement powers once they have successfully completed all training.Reserves work 16 hours per month during busy shifts and are required to participate in additional details throughout the year.Many of our Reserves serve with the Sheriff’s Office to give back to their community or to begin a full-time law enforcement career.For more information, contact Lt. Derrett at tderrett@co.johnson.in.us and visit: https://johnsoncountysheriff.com/employment/ ... See MoreSee Less
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Monday August 21st, 2023

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Friday August 18th, 2023

NOW HIRING Correctional Officers! Visit johnsoncountysheriff.com/employment for more information! ... See MoreSee Less
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Tuesday August 1st, 2023

It is with great sadness that the Johnson County Sheriff’s Office announces that Deputy Tim Guyer passed away from a medical emergency while training at the Indiana Law Enforcement Academy this morning Tuesday, August 1st, 2023. Our thoughts and prayers are with Tim's family as they navigate this difficult time. Deputy Tim Guyer’s patrol vehicle will be parked in front of the Sheriff’s Office at 1091 Hospital Road, Franklin, Indiana, as we pay respect to him and his service with the Sheriff’s Office. Members of the public are welcome to leave their sympathies and remembrances at his vehicle.The Sheriff’s Office is working with the family on honoring their wishes for Tim’s arrangements.Respectfully, Sheriff Duane E. Burgess ... See MoreSee Less
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Monday July 24th, 2023

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Wednesday July 19th, 2023

The Johnson County Sheriff’s Office is NOW HIRING for the Kitchen - Jail Division. This is a great opportunity for someone looking for a flexible schedule in a position that offers health insurance benefits, pension, and paid time off.**** $20.50 an hour, full time at 37.5 hours a week. ****In brief, duties include overseeing inmate workers preparing and serving meals, as well as maintaining the cleanliness of the kitchen. Commercial restaurant experience is a plus, but not required.GED/High School Diploma & drug test required.Please apply by completing the Employment Application on the Johnson County Sheriff’s Office website: Johnsoncountysheriff.com/employmentEmail kbarnaby@co.johnson.in.us with any additional questions.Job Type: Full-time ... See MoreSee Less
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