Mike Hale - Sheriff

Sheriff’s Message

Keeping your neighborhoods and communities safe – Sheriff Mike Hale

Earn the Star

Thank you for your interest in employment opportunities with the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office.

This section of the website has been prepared to give you a better understanding of the operations of your Sheriff’s Office. The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office is one of the most professional and innovative law enforcement agencies in the nation. This could not be accomplished without the integrity and dedication of the more than seven hundred employees of this office.

Only through the continually hiring the most qualified applicants are we able to maintain the professionalism that the citizens of Jefferson County deserve.

If you are up to the challenge of earning the star, I encourage you to contact the Jefferson County Personnel Board at (205) 279-3500, or our Internal Affairs Division at (205)325-5709.

Please visit Jobsquest for more information about employment opportunities with the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office.

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 Jefferson County Sheriff Office Annual Report 2017-2018

Over the past few years, Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office has Accomplished some major milestones.

– Established a Metro Area Crime Center
– Earn the Star campaign achieved record recruiting successes
– Released from a Federal Consent Decree as a result of hiring and promotion practices.

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Sheriff’s Tweets

https://t.co/VAZhEzInU8 Suspect in attack on Jeffco store clerk now charged in Riverchase Galleria armed carjacking

Suspect in attack on Jeffco store clerk now charged in Riverchase Galleria armed carjacking https://t.co/QUnBdR84yW

Current crashes: Hwy 79/Westchester, Guys Ct/Lou George Loop, I-22/MM81. Lets be careful out there. #bhamtraffic