Deputy Sheriff

County of Colusa

  • Colusa, CA
  • $4,710 per month
  • Permanent
  • Full-time
  • 3 months ago
ABOUT THE POSITION To perform a variety of responsible law enforcement and crime prevention work; and to patrol assigned areas, answer calls and complaints, and investigate crimes. Some positions require bilingual (Spanish/English) fluency.


Important responsibilities and duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:

Patrol and respond to calls and complaints; conducts investigations of disturbances, prowlers, burglaries, thefts, vehicle accidents and other crimes; check buildings for physical security.

Prepare various reports on investigations including arrest and unusual incidents observed.

Make arrests as necessary; interview victims, complainants and witnesses; gather and preserve evidence; testify and present evidence in court.

Assist in investigations in cases which are of a criminal nature, investigations and reports of death, and search and rescue operations.

Issue traffic citations; serve warrants, subpoenas, and civil documents.

Work with other law enforcement agencies in matters relating to the investigation of crimes and the apprehension of offenders.

Answer questions and provide information to the public regarding Sheriff's Office policies and procedures.

Administer first aid in emergency situations.

Assist Spanish speaking citizens in assigned job duties, if bilingual assignment.

Perform related duties as assigned.

PREFERRED BUT NOT REQUIRED: Bilingual (Spanish/English) fluency for some positions.

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