The Reserve Deputy Sheriff Program is a volunteer organization of individuals who provide the Department with additional law enforcement resources to better serve the citizens of Jefferson County. A Reserve Deputy Sheriff has peace officer powers while on duty, in accordance with the laws of the State of Tennessee.
The Reserve Program provides the opportunity for personal growth and education. Reserve Deputy Sheriff assignments may include field operations, correctional operations, various special programs, events and other assignments at the direction of the Sheriff. Reserve duty time is served on a flexible schedule to meet individual needs.
Minimum Requirements for Reserve Deputy Sheriff
To be considered for the position of reserve deputy sheriff, candidates must pass the following selection process: