Applications are still available for the 2018 Citizens Sheriff's Academy slated for March 8 – April 26.


The class will meet weekly on successive Thursdays from 6-8:30 pm. The Academy is designed to provide a working knowledge of your Hardin County Sheriff's Office. It will explain and demonstrate the various aspects of the Sheriff's responsibilities using classroom discussion and hands-on participation. Participants observe and experience the talents, skills, diversity and quality of the Sheriff's Office.


Hardin County residents – at least 18 years of age, may apply. Applications may be picked up from the Sheriff's Office and should be returned by Wednesday February 28th.


A $30 fee is required upon submission of the application. Questions may be directed to Chief Deputy Dennis Burns; (419) 673-1268 Ext. 2144.