Merit Deputies

Merit Deputies




The Jasper County Sheriff's Office currently employs twenty-one merit deputies who are each certified by the Indiana Law Enforcement Academy. Yearly, these deputies attend hours of continued training to provide the citizens of Jasper County with the highest level of police service.

Jasper County covers 562 square miles and is the third largest county in the State of Indiana.

Duties of a Sheriff's Deputy

  • Crash Investigations
  • Traffic Safety and Enforcement
  • Criminal Investigations
  • Rural / Urban Patrol
  • Civil Process Service
  • Criminal Warrant Service
  • Security of the Courts
  • Drug Eradication Programs
  • Education in our Schools (D.A.R.E.)
  • Neighborhood Safety
  • Community Policing Programs
  • Or any duty ordered by the Sheriff