Sheriff's Office

Law enforcement services to all areas of Adams County

 

Sheriff: Ryan Zollman
Phone: (208) 253-4228 ext 4160
rzollman@co.adams.id.us

Under Sheriff:  Christopher Green
Phone: (208) 253-4228 ext 4161
cgreen@co.adams.id.us

Courthouse Location:

201 Industrial Ave.
Council, ID 83612

Mail To: 

Adams County Sheriff’s Office
201 Industrial Ave.
Council, ID 83612

Phone: 911 – Emergencies
Normal Business (208) 253-4227
Dispatch – Press 2
Jail – (208) 253-4168
Drivers Licenses – (208) 253-4163

Fax:
(208) 253-1141 – Driver’s License
(208) 253-4370 – Jail and Dispatch

Driver’s License Office Hours:
Monday – Thursday
7:30am – 5:00pm
Friday 8:00am – Noon

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Adams County Hiring Requirements

Written testing, psychological testing, drug testing and/or a background investigation may be conducted. Interviews shall be granted based upon a review of application and supporting documentation. All applicants shall successfully complete the Idaho P.O.S.T. physical fitness test prior to being hired. Failure of the physical fitness test shall result in immediate disqualification from the hiring process. All applicants shall be at least 21 years of age 18 years of age for Emergency Communication Officer and Civil. Additionally the successful applicant is required to: Possess a current Idaho driver’s license, high school diploma or equivalent/G.E.D. Achieve Idaho P.O.S.T. Law Enforcement officer certification within one year of employment or possess a current Idaho P.O.S.T. Law Enforcement officer certification. Additional qualifications include the ability to use common computer based applications e.g. Power Point, Word, Excel, and proprietary record management software.

Open Positions:

Contact HR Coordinator Lt. Casual Merritt cmerritt@co.adams.id.us 208-253-4227

 

 

Detention Position

Starting Salary: $16.15 to $18.18 DOE

The Jail Division is hiring for a full-time Detention Deputy. This job will entail monitoring of all activity within the jail and to respond to situations that may arise with inmates. Detention Deputy will also monitor cameras throughout the County Building.

 

Patrol Position

Starting Salary: $17.97 to $19.64 DOE

Adams County is a community-oriented office seeking motivated, career-minded officers who will be responsible for performing a variety of duties involving the enforcement of state and local laws and ordinances. They will be required to respond to calls of service, conduct criminal and non-criminal investigations; make arrests and to perform other assigned law enforcement and public safety duties. Deputies will be required to conduct investigation of crimes, accidents, enforcing traffic regulations and perform a variety of technical and administrative tasks.