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Now Hiring Corrections Officers! Tuesday, 06 March 2018 The Douglas County Sheriff's Office is currently hiring Corrections Officers positions!  More information about the positions and the online application can be found here. Read the Full Story
Information about the Jail Expansion Tuesday, 06 March 2018 Douglas County Commissioners approved a plan for the jail to meet the needs of the public and those incarcerated, including a jail reconfiguration. Click here for more information. Douglas County also has implemented several programs to reduce recidivism. Read the Full Story
Douglas County Jail Tours Friday, 10 November 2017 Douglas County voters will soon consider a half-cent sales tax to be used in part to pay the debt service for the jail expansion. The Sheriff's Office is offering residents a chance to come to the jail to see firsthand why this sales tax has been proposed. Read the Full Story
Smart 911 Friday, 10 November 2017 Smart911 is a free service brought to you by Emergency Communications (911) of Douglas County, Kansas. It is 100% private and secure. It could save your life, or the life of someone you love. Click here to register, or click on Read the Full Story for more information.
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Douglas County Sheriff's Office

The Douglas County Sheriff's Office provides effective and efficient public safety services, knowing that integrity is the basis for community trust. We are committed to professional excellence, continued personal improvement, teamwork, and meeting the future needs of the community.


The Sheriff's Office is divided into two main administrative areas:





Jim Martin
111 East 11th Street
Phone: (785) 841-0007
Fax: (785) 841-5168


Gary Bunting
3601 East 25th Street
 Phone:(785) 830-1000
Fax: (785) 830-1085



Sheriff Ken McGovern