• Must be a United States citizen.
  • Must be at least 21 years of age at time of appointment.
  • Must have eyesight correctable to 20/50.
  • Must possess a valid Indiana driver’s license.
  • Must be a resident of Wayne County within 90 days of appointment
  • Must never have been convicted of a felony, or a misdemeanor crime of domestic violence.
  • Must have no involvement with illegal drugs & pass a drug screen.
  • Must be able to meet agility standards
  • Must have a high school diploma or GED


  • Online application
  • Written Test
  • Agility Test
  • Oral Interview
  • Background investigation
  • Polygraph examination
  • Psychological examination
  • Physical Exam (including a drug test)

USVU (Reserve) Officer Application Process

Wayne County, IN Sheriff's Office