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Bourbon County

Sheriff’s Office                                                                                                  Bill Martin – Sheriff

293 E. 20th                                                                                   Ben Cole – Undersheriff

Fort Scott, KS 66701


The Bourbon County Sheriff’s Department has a full-time Deputy position.
Applicant must reside within Bourbon County or willing to relocate within 6 months of being hired. Applicant must be 21yoa with a valid driver’s license and clean driving record. Preferred applicant needs to be certified Law Enforcement Officer but willing to train the right applicant. Employment /Criminal History background check will be completed on applicants.
Benefits include: vacation and sick leave, KEPERS retirement, health, dental, and vision insurance, paid holidays.

The Sheriff’s Office is not staffed 24hrs a day.

If you have an EMERGENCY CALL 911.

Vehicle Inspections

Monday and Friday


South parking lot of the Courthouse

Out of State Titles only

No Salvage Titles

No Previous Salvage Titles

Cost $20 per vehicle

Please bring Driver License, Title and Vehicle