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GRANT PARISH 

SHERIFF'S OFFICE

 

205 Cypress Street

P.O. Box 187

Colfax, LA 71417

Office Hours 8:00 am - 4:30 pm  Mon-Fri

Phone:  318-627-3261

Email:  web@grantso.org

 

Police, Fire, Medical

Emergencies:  Dial 911

Non-Emergencies: 318-627-3261

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Thank you for your interest in employment with the Grant Parish Sheriff's Office. The Grant Parish Sheriff's Office is a professional law enforcement organization committed to meeting the challenging needs of Grant Parish, its residents, and visitors.

 

While the Grant Parish Sheriff's Office has certain minimum qualifications for its candidates, applicants are considered for available positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or any other legally protected status.

 

Each step of our selection process is vital in helping us select dedicated individuals to serve the residents of Grant Parish. Honesty plays a critical factor during the processing period and after one becomes a deputy. 

 

Deputies employed by the Grant Parish Sheriff's Office have numerous benefits including life insurance, health insurance (including vision & dental), 401k, paid vacation, and a competitive salary.

 

Full-Time Entry-Level Positions

 

Corrections Deputies -- Maintains the custody and security of prison inmates through supervision, observation, and monitoring of inmate activities and enforcement of security policies and procedures.

 

Uniform Patrol Deputies -- General law enforcement work to protect lives, property, and rights of the public. Duties include answering calls for service and patrolling; securing crime scenes, and enforcement of all traffic and safety laws.

 

Communications Deputies -- Perform radio and communications work on an assigned shift. Provides information to patrol units on calls in progress as well as other divisions as needed. Receives and shares data as appropriate with law enforcement agencies throughout the parish and country. May be required to respond to calls for service in emergency situations.

 

Note:  The Grant Parish Sheriff's Office provides law enforcement services to the community 24-hours per day, 365 days per year, and as such, most of the full-time positions require working rotating shifts, including nights, weekends and holidays.