Many Paths, Many Parts Working Together.


As a part of a full-service law enforcement agency, team members are able to enjoy a wide range of benefits at the Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office. With first-rate training, facilities and equipment, FCSO continues to lead the way.

Career advancement opportunities are available at all levels, and each branch of FCSO offers a wide variety of assignments. With every position working together toward a single mission, team members are able to learn and grow with others, as well as progress within the organization throughout different stages of their careers. 

Comprehensive employment packages include competitive salaries with vacation days, sick leave with no maximum accumulation, paid holidays, insurance (health, dental, vision, life), retirement, deferred compensation and more. Paid positions include deputy sheriff, detention officer, telecommunicator and civilian.

Pay incentives for deputy and detention officer positions include bilingual abilities, prior active military service, higher education and relevant work experience.

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