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311 West Center St

Cambridge, IL 61238


Captain (309)973-3902

                                                             Kerry Loncka, Sheriff


Applications Due:  Friday, March 29, 2019



Written Testing Date:    Will receive notification of the testing dates

                                   at a later time



Location:   @ Henry County Courthouse (when test day is set up)

                      307 West Center Street, Cambridge, IL 61238

                      upon arrival-will be told the test location







Sheriff’s Deputy


- Basic Qualifications:  21 years of age; US Citizen: High

School Graduate or the equivalent; must reside in Henry

County within 6 months of appointment; two or more years

of college with degree or certification from accredited college

and/or Honorable discharge from United States Military (copies

of all diplomas/certifications and/or DD-214 required with

application; good physical condition; possess a valid Illinois

driver license; MUST NOT have a criminal record. Other

components of the testing process include an extensive background

investigation, power test, written examination, oral examination,

psychological examination, and a pre-employment physical.

Those candidates whose applications are accepted will

receive notification of the testing dates and times. Attendance and

a passing score are mandatory for all phases of the testing in order

to be eligible for subsequent testing.




 To print an application click here