Emergency: 911
Non Emergency: (812) 897-1200

To Protect

And Serve

Administrative: (812) 897-6180
Jail: (812) 897-6096

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Welcome To The Warrick County Sheriff's Office

It is my goal to provide prompt and professional service to all citizens of Warrick County. This website is a useful tool for the public to gain information and knowledge about our daily operations. I encourage you to contact the Sheriff's Office with any need for assistance and to visit the website often.

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Mission Statement

"It is the mission of the Warrick County Sheriff's Office to serve all people in a fair, impartial and professional manner and for our service to positively affect their quality of life. We shall enforce and administer the law according to the standards of the Constitution of the United States and the State of Indiana so that equal protection of the law is guaranteed to all citizens. The employees of the Sheriff's Office recognize the special trust and confidence given to us and we shall strive to never lessen the public's opinion of our honorable profession."

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The Warrick County Sheriff’s Office is currently seeking candidates for the position of deputy sheriff. All applicants must be in good physical condition and have a strong desire to work in a field that is both exciting and challenging.

You must meet the following requirements:

  • Must be a resident of the United States
  • Must be 21 years of age by July 1,2017
  • Must have a high school diploma or GED
  • Must not have a felony conviction
  • Must be able to legally possess a firearm
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license from your state of residence
  • Must not be dishonorably discharged from the military
  • Must pass a mandatory pre-hire drug screening test

Salary and benefits package:

  • Base salary of $43,089.00
  • Fifteen paid holidays ($2,487.03)
  • Paid Overtime
  • Shift differential pay
  • Longevity Pay ($700.00 increase every three years after serving five years)
  • Paid vacation
  • Insurance
  • Pension plan
  • Take home car
  • Uniform and equipment supplied

If this sounds like the job you are qualified for you may obtain an application in person or online between March 1 and March 31, 2017.

All applications must be returned to the Sheriff’s Office by April 3rd, 2017 at 4pm.

Any questions can be addressed to:


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The Indiana VINE system is a service through which victims of crime can use the telephone or Internet to search for information regarding the custody status of their offender and to register to receive telephone and e-mail notification when the offender's custody status changes. The VINE toll-free number for the Indiana VINE system is 1-866-959-VINE (866-959-8463). This service is provided to assist Victims of Crime who have a right to know their offender's custody status. To access VINELink, the Victim Information & Notification Everyday (V.I.N.E.) website, click on the following link www.vinelink.com.

Tax Sales

Information for sheriff sales, Indiana tax warrants and civil process as well as how to obtain a handgun permit, title check, criminal records check or a copy of an accident or case report can be found on the Administration page.

Handgun Permits

Effective March 12, 2013, we will no longer accept paper handgun permits at the Warrick County Sheriff's Office. Applications for the Indiana handgun permit must be filled out and submitted electronically online. Click on the following link to begin the process. Indiana Firearms Licensing.

Sex Offender Registry

Crash Reports

Code Red

Sign up for CodeRED - Warrick County's Emergency Early Warning System. The CodeRED system gives county officials the ability to deliver pre-recorded emergency telephone (notification / information) messages to targeted areas, or the entire county at a rate of up to 60,000 calls per hour. Please take a moment and click on the CodeRED logo or the link below and complete the notification form with the requested information. This information will be used by your local emergency response team to notify you in the event of an emergency situation or critical community alerts. Any time you have an address change or telephone number change you will need to re-register. Click here to get started.

Examples include:

  • CodeRED Weather Alert (Register Here)
  • Evacuation notices
  • Bio-terrorism alerts
  • Missing child/person reports
  • Chemical spills or gas leaks
  • Or any other emergency situation where quick and accurate notification is essential for safety of the community.


Warrick County Sheriff's Office
100 W S.R. 62
P.O. Box 487
Boonville Indiana, 47601

Phone Numbers

Office: (812) 897-6180
Fax: (812) 897-3654
Dispatch: (812) 897-1200
Jail: (812) 897-6096

Merit Board

The Sheriff's Merit Board meets on the second Tuesday of every month at the Sheriff's Office.

This meeting is open to the public.

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