Dallas County Sheriff
Detention Officer Requirements
The hiring of Detention Service Officers (DSOs) occurs on an ongoing basis. DSOs are hired to serve as jailer's licensed by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education (TCLEOSE). All DSO applicants must successfully pass the following in order to be hired:
Dallas County Sheriff's Department
Resource Development Division
501 Main Street, Suite #101
Dallas, Texas 75202
For further information call the Personnel Section at (214) 741-1094.