FCSO requires all sworn staff to possess 4 DCJS certifications as a deputy sheriff. Virginia DCJS certified law enforcement officers may be eligible to attend our 4-week academy program to attain certification in civil process, court security, and jail operations.
Out of State Lateral Program
The Fairfax County Sheriff’s Office recognizes the training and experience of law enforcement professionals across the country. Out-of-state, federal and military police law enforcement professionals may qualify for our lateral hiring option.
Lateral transfers will attend a relaxed 12-week academy session and complete 3 months of field training, all while earning their full salary and benefits.
Please contact our recruiter at 703-246-4105 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Eligibility is based on the specific qualifications of each applicant. Find out if you are eligible for the Fairfax County Sheriff’s Office lateral officer program by contacting our recruiter at (703) 246-4105 or email@example.com