The Johnson County Sheriff’s Office is accepting applications for the full-time position of Merit Deputy until June 14, 2019. The hiring process for Merit Deputies includes the following: application during listed dates, physical agility testing to Indiana Law Enforcement Academy exit standards, written examination, thorough background investigation, Merit Board interview, and a law enforcement panel interview.
After these examinations, the sheriff and the board shall jointly prepare a list naming only those applicants who, in the opinion of both the sheriff and the board, best meet the prescribed standards and prerequisites. The sheriff appoints county police officers but only from among the persons whose names appear on this list.
Sheriff Duane Burgess is pleased to announce the Fourteenth Annual Johnson County Sheriff’s Charity Ride will be held on Saturday, August 24, 2019.
Riders will once again assemble at the Franklin Wal-Mart store with registration beginning at 8:00 a.m.
As always, the ride will benefit local Johnson County charities based on needs in the community.