Signing Bonus

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Diverse Paths, One Mission

A career with the Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office is more than just patrolling and law enforcement. Deputies have a wide array of specialties they can dive into throughout their careers. From Aviation units to K-9 squads, marine patrols to community outreach – discover all of the ways our deputies serve and protect.

  • Detectives
  • Tactical Flight Officer
  • Explosives Detection
  • K9 Handler
  • Firearms Instructor
  • Internal Affairs
  • Background Investigator
  • Defensive Tactics Instructor
  • Field Training Officer
  • Honor Guard
  • Court Training Officer
  • Off Road Motors
  • Marine Deputy
  • SWAT
  • BOMB Squad
  • Coast Deputy
  • EVOC Instructor
  • Rural Crimes Task Force
  • PIO Deputy
  • Hostage Negotiator
  • Drone
  • SAR (Search and Rescue) Deputy
  • Major Traffic Investigations Windsor PD
  • Communications Training Officer
    (Dispatchers only)

Henry 1

Guardians of the Sky

Join our elite air unit, Henry 1 as they take to the sky.  Dedicated to aerial surveillance, search and rescue missions, and much more, Henry 1 ensures that our eyes in the sky are always watching over Sonoma County.



Start Your Engines

Roaring engines, die-hard fans, and the electric atmosphere of a racetrack. Securing one of the world’s elite sports venues, a Sonoma County Raceway is unlike anything in law enforcement. Join the Sonoma County Sheriff’s Deputies at NASCAR.


Lateral Signing Bonus

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A Leap Forward for Laterals

The Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office in California presents a remarkable opportunity for lateral officers looking to enrich their law enforcement careers. The Sheriff’s Office prides itself on a culture of camaraderie and a team-oriented approach to policing, ensuring that lateral officers are welcomed into a family-like environment from day one. With a strong emphasis on work-life balance, those who join the ranks of the Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office can enjoy the stunning natural beauty and vibrant lifestyle that the region is famed for, making it not just a job, but a lifestyle choice.




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Like what you see? Apply now and take the opportunity to advance your career with the Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office.