Who We Are

At the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office, you will find more than just a job. Our work is a passion, a calling, a mission, a purpose, and so much more. You will have the opportunity to make a difference in your community every single day. We have many opportunities both as a sworn deputy and in civilian positions.

As a sworn deputy in the LCSO, you can serve as a Deputy Sheriff on patrol, in corrections, or the courts.

As a civilian member of the LCSO, you can serve as a dispatcher, crime analyst, administrative assistant, digital forensic examiner, or in many other highly important roles.

Whether you are interested in community policing, providing a safe and supportive environment for inmates, protecting the important judicial process, or prefer a role behind the scenes, the LCSO has exciting opportunities for you!

What the LCSO can offer you!


Plus Specialty Units


Percent Citizen Satisfactory Rating

Deputies with 2 or more years
experience have been trained in CIT
Dispatchers Trained in CIT0%
  • Numerous career paths
  • Over 21 specialty units
  • State-of-the-art facilities
  • Non-rotating shifts
  • 87% citizen satisfactory rating
  • Extensive and ongoing training
  • Body Worn Camera program for deputies
  • Full salary during academy
  • Take home cruiser for Patrol Deputies
  • 100% of deputies with two or more years of experience
    trained in Crisis Intervention Training (CIT)
  • 100% of Dispatchers/Call Takers trained in Crisis Intervention Training (CIT)
  • $3,000 per year stipend for Correctional Deputies
  • $4,000 relocation bonus for applicants needing to move
  • All equipment, including weapons and vests, issued by agency

Our Mission Statement

The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office will strive to continuously improve safety and law enforcement services to all members of our community through the Step-Up Strategy of improved service, technology, efficiency, and professionalism.

We will work interactively with federal, state, and other local law enforcement authorities to vigorously and fairly enforce criminal laws by sharing capabilities, strategies, and assets.

We will partner with community services groups and human services agencies to implement strategies that improve the quality of life for County residents, businesses, and visitors.

Finally, we will engage our community through courteous and proactive outreach and communication and work diligently to constantly improve our professionalism.

Every member of the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is expected to contribute to the furtherance of this mission.

Have questions? Find out more on our FAQ page.

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