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Sheriff Stan SniffOn behalf of the 4,600 men and women of the Riverside County Sheriff's Department, I want to thank you for your interest.

I am confident that as you view our website that you will appreciate the significant challenges, and the wonderful opportunities that you have by becoming a member of our professional organization and serving your community.

Riverside County is the 4th largest of California's 58 counties in both population and sheer land mass. It has constantly been among the fastest growing counties in the country.

At 2,300 sworn positions, serving across 7,300 square miles and policing 17 of the 28 cities in Riverside County, the Sheriff's Department is the 2nd largest Sheriff's office in California.

Joining our law enforcement family gives you an incredible opportunity to serve in patrol operations, corrections, courts and coroner operations.

Whether you are new to law enforcement or a veteran officer, you will be welcomed to our family and have access to unprecedented opportunities in law enforcement.

-Sheriff Stan Sniff

Station & Correctional
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