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Join our team today! Pima County Sheriff's Recruitment Division

Qualifications

Qualifications | Donations | SAV History

Minimum Qualifications

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  • At least 18 years of age (at time of application)
  • Valid Driver's License
  • Able to read, write, and speak the English language
  • Successfully pass a background inquiry
  • US Citizen or Legal Resident

Training

Associate Course (Introduction Class)
12 hours classroom/12 hours On the Job Training

  • Department Organization
  • SAV History
  • Rules and Regulations
  • Civil Liability
  • Standards of Conduct
  • Use of Force
  • Fingerprinting
  • Bloodborne Pathogens
  • EEO
  • Office Etiquette
  • 12 hours OJT

Basic Course
(40 hours - Mandatory)

  • Uniforms
  • Defensive Driving
  • Scam Squad
  • Geography
  • Basic Traffic Control
  • Public Speaking
  • Department Programs Training
  • Crime Prevention/Neighborhood Watch/Home Security
  • CPR and AED
  • Internal Affairs
  • National Incident Management System

Field Operations
(3 Weeks - Optional)

  • Emergency Response
  • Traffic Control/Point Control
  • Radio Procedures
  • Accident Scene and Crime Scene Management
  • Special Events in the Field

Park Patrol
(1 Week - Optional - FO Qualified)

  • Threat Assessment/Use of Force/OC Spray
  • Radio & MDC Training and Procedures
  • DD Reporting/Use of Digital Cameras
  • Patrol Car Pushbar
  • Special & Rotating Assignments to County Parks

Contact Us

If you are interested in joining the Sheriff's Auxiliary Volunteers (SAV) or would like additional information, contact us by phone or mail at:

Sheriff's Auxiliary Volunteers
1750 E. Benson Highway
Tucson, AZ 85714-1758
Phone: (520) 351-4903

Green Valley Division:
601 N. La Canada Drive
Green Valley, AZ 85614-3440
Phone: (520) 351-6744

Ajo Division:
1249 Ajo Well Road
Ajo, AZ 85321-9701
Phone: (520) 351-8511


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