Hiring Standards


Minimum Qualifications-General Duty Deputy


Associate or Bachelor's Degree in Law Enforcement, Criminal Justice or a closely related field
AND
Completion of the Skills Course or equivalent training/experience recognized by the Minnesota Board of Peace Officers Standards & Training
AND
P.O.S.T Licensed or eligible for P.O.S.T. licensing by the application date. (candidate must attach P.O.S.T. Board Letter)


Required license at time of appointment:




Minimum Qualifications-Correctional Deputy




Testing Procedures/Standards Chart



Last Reviewed: 5/10/2017
Last Updated: 5/10/2017

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Dakota County Sheriff's Office

1580 Highway 55
Hastings, MN 55033

Emergency/Non-Emergency: 911