Kearny County KS Sheriff BadgeThe Kearny County Sheriff’s Office is dedicated to providing its citizens with safety and protection. We grade the department using your response to our actions regarding courteous and professional public service, problem solving, crime prevention, and law enforcement performance.

To accomplish our goals, and to better protect and serve the citizens of Kearny County, we are now providing the OffenderWatch® online search utility and the VINE (Victim Information and Notification Everyday) program. These community service programs are free to join and more information can be found on the pages we created by clicking on the previous links.

We welcome your input and our office will always quickly respond to your questions and concerns.

Sheriff’s Office contact information:

Phone 620-355-6211


Twitter:  @SheriffHorner

PO Box P, Lakin, KS 67860



Kearny County Sheriff’s Office is now hiring for the position of Deputy Sheriff.

Applicants must be 21 years of age or older, a United States citizen, have a high school diploma or equivalent, and hold or are able to obtain a valid Kansas Driver’s License.  Successful applicants will not hold felony or serious misdemeanor convictions, any domestic violence convictions, and must be able to pass psychological and polygraph testing.  KLETC graduate and or Spanish speakers are a plus.

An applicant with no experience will start at $15.35 per hour.

Benefits include full family insurance and being enrolled in KP&F retirement system.

Accepting applications until position is filled.


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