Sheriffs Department

The Gloucester County Sheriff’s Office responsibilities cover all of Gloucester County. The members of the Sheriff’s Office are dedicated to protecting life and property. While providing the traditional services of the Sheriff, we stand ready to support and augment all other law enforcement agencies. Traditional services provided by the Gloucester County Sheriff’s Office include:

  • Court security for superior courts.
  • Apprehension of county fugitives.
  • Civil process which includes serving summonses, complaints, writs of execution, foreclosures and sales of real property.
  • Transporting new arrestees to jail

Recruitment Officer

The Gloucester County Sheriff’s Office is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  For additional information contact us at or call the Sheriff’s Office main number at 856-384-4630

Agency Basic Requirments

The Gloucester County Sheriff’s Office is a New Jersey Civil Service Commission Law Enforcement jurisdiction, therefore, all phases of the recruitment, selection and hiring process for entry level law enforcement positions conform to the rules and regulations established by the New Jersey Civil Service Commission.   Entry level examinations are conducted exclusively by the New Jersey CSC.  CSC web site job announcements can be found at

Steps for employment:

  • Written test (NJCSC)
  • Background investigation
  • Oral board
  • Psychological Exam
  • Medical and drug screening

The Gloucester County Sheriff’s Office is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  For additional information contact us at or call the Sheriff’s Office main number at: (856-384-4630)