We offer the following services:
  •  24 hour dispatch
  •  Respond to calls from citizens
  •  Patrol approximately 576 square miles
  •  Assist other local agencies
  •  Assist state and federal agencies
  •  Security and traffic control at special events
  •  Staff and maintain 10-bed jail facility
  •  Sheriff sales
  •  Firearms permits
  • Traffic enforcement
  • Accident investigation
  • Criminal investigation
  • Narcotics investigation
  • Serve arrest warrants
  • Garnishments
  • Evictions
  • Serve civil process
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The Pocahontas County Sheriff's Office is accepting applications for the position of Deputy Sheriff. A high school diploma or GED equivalent is required. Peace Officer certification or a two year Criminal Justice degree is preferred. Applications can be obtained at the Pocahontas County Sheriff's Office 99 Court Square Suite 9 in Pocahontas or by contacting us at pokyso@mediacombb.net or calling the office at 712 335 3308. Closing date for accepting applications is February 24, 2017.