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Career opportunities available at Dekalb Sheriff’s office

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Career opportunities available at Dekalb Sheriff’s office

Melody Maddox


DeKalb County, GA – In an announcement on Wednesday, April 29, the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office said that they are continuing to accept applications for positions for the positions of Deputy Sheriff and Detention Officer.

“The application process is completely accessible online,” says DeKalb Sheriff Melody Maddox. “During these challenging times, job-seekers might consider a career in law enforcement. We want to make it as convenient as possible for men and women who want to join our team.”

To comply with guidelines for social distancing during the pandemic, the agency has adjusted some testing procedures and can also conduct certain interviews digitally using Zoom or by phone, the announcement said.

To apply, visit their website at www.dekalbsheriff.org/careers or call the recruitment team at 404-298-8285.

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