Platte County Sheriff's Office

The Selection Process

  • Submit Application
  • Score 70% or better on written test
  • Pass basic typing test
  • Pass Wyoming law enforcement Academy fitness entry test
  • Pass oral interview
  • Pass background investigation
  • Pass a psychological exam
  • Pass interview with Sheriff
  • Pass medical exam
  • Pass drug screening
  • Pass fingerprint screening

Candidates passing the mentioned tests and background investigation will receive a conditional job offer. The applicant will then complete a psychological and medical exam. After all tests and evaluations are complete and have acceptable results, the candidate will then receive the final job offer.

Testing is conducted on a continual basis. If you have questions regarding the process, please call our Recruiting Officer at 307-322-6582.

Application Forms

The first step is to fill out an application. Download the application, print it out, fax to 307-322-1343, or mail to:

Platte County Sheriff's Office
850 Maple Street
Wheatland, WY 82201

Application for Employment (PDF)
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