The Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office holds recruiting meetings for the volunteer Posse program once a month. These
volunteer, non-compensated positions are made up of people from all walks of who that want to do law enforcement work as a way
to give back to their community.
In order to join the Posse program, a person must be at least 18 years old, a US citizen, have a valid Arizona driver's license and
be in good health. A person cannot have been convicted of any felonies or have any misdeamenor convictions in the last 12 months
or record of improper personal conduct –
which will be discovered during the background check – that may affect their suitability for law enforcement work.
Applicants must complete and have notarized a written application to start the process. The monthly recruiting meetings are
held the third Wednesday of each month, except December, and begin at 6:30 p.m. at the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office
Training Center, 2627 South 35th Avenue, just north of the intersection of 35th Avenue and Lower Buckeye Road, Phoenix, Arizona.
During the monthly recruitment meeting, interested recruits will be briefed on the Posse program, what to expect throughout
the hiring process, training and complete or review the written application.
To expedite the recruitment process, interested recruits can download and complete a Posse recruitment application at the
Posse Recruit Application link below. Completed applications must be notarized and brought to the monthly meeting for validation
and processing. Do not print the application double-sided, only single-sided applications will be accepted.
Posse Recruit Meetings FAQs
When are the recruitment meetings held?
The recruitment meetings are conducted on the third Wednesday of each month, except December.
Where are the recruitment meetings held?
The meetings are held at the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office Training Center, 2627 South 35th Avenue, just north of the intersection of 35th Avenue and Lower Buckeye Road, Phoenix, Arizona.
What time do the recruitment meetings start?
What should I bring to the meeting?
Bring the following items: a black ink pen to complete the written application, a valid Arizona driver's license and questions you have about the Posse program.
What can I do to prepare for the recruitment meeting?
To expedite the application process, interested recruits can bring a completed and notarized application to the meeting. To download a copy of the Posse application see link below and print single-sided. Read the instructions carefully, answer all questions, and bring the completed and notarized application to the meeting for validation and processing.
Posse Recruit Application
For Posse program information call: 602 876 1778