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Address & Contact Numbers

Lincoln County Sheriff's Office
4151 Thomton Taylor Pkwy
Fayetteville, TN 37334

Phone: (931) 433-9821
Fax:      (931) 433-9558

Corrections: (931) 433-3111

In Case of An Emergency Dial:  911



Do you have a desire to help people?

Do you want the knowledge and power to save lives?

Do you want an exciting and rewarding career?

People depend on law enforcement personel to protect their lives and property. Law enforcement officers, perform these duties in a variety of ways. Please look through our job openings and feel free to fill out an application.

Current Job Openings
Correction Officer

None at this time.

Application Requirements

1. All Candidates: Minimum age of 18 years.

2. All Candidates: United States citizen prior to application.

3. All Candidates: High school diploma or equivalent. An evaluation of foreign high school diploma may be required.

4. All Candidates: Must not have been convicted of any felony. All candidates must not have been convicted of any perjury or a false statement charge as an adult. All other arrests and convictions will be reviewed on a case by case basis. Must have good moral character as determined by a background investigation (F.S.S. 943.13).

5. All Candidates: If ever arrested, candidates must submit an official court disposition with the application. You may contact the Clerk of the Court in the county in which the incident occurred to obtain this information.

6. All Candidates: Those claiming Veterans preference must provide DD214 Member 4 at time of application.