News & Updates
Jan 25, 2019
DeWitt County Sheriff's Office in Partnership with Illinois Sheriff's Association to Offer Scholarship
ILLINOIS SHERIFFS’ ASSOCIATION
The Illinois Sheriffs’ Association announces that it will be awarding over $50,000 in college scholarships throughout the State of Illinois to students wishing to pursue higher education during the 2019-2020 academic year. The scholarships are to be applied to tuition, books and fees only. The student must be enrolled full-time at a certified institution of higher learning within the State of Illinois.
Sheriff Mike Walker, DeWitt County, will be awarding 1 scholarship in the amount of $500.
There will be no restriction...
Jan 17, 2019
DeWitt County, Illinois Sheriff’s Office
The DeWitt County Sheriff’s Office Merit Commission is accepting applications for the positions of Deputy Sheriff with the DeWitt County Sheriff’s Office.
Population of DeWitt County: 16,434 (405 sq. miles)
Starting Salary: $44,167 for Deputy Sheriff (as of 12/1/2018).
Previous Certified Officers: Those certified by the Illinois Law Enforcement Training Standards Board in Law Enforcement apply anytime by calling 217-935-9507. The starting wage for a pre-certified Deputy Sheriff is $47,758.
Benefits Include: Paid vacation, holiday, sick...