Sheriff’s Corner with Sheriff Tracy Murphree

Sheriff’s Corner with Sheriff Tracy Murphree

Sheriff’s Corner with Sheriff Tracy Murphree

The Denton County Sheriff’s Office Training Unit falls under the Support Services Division. It is under the command of Captain Kelly Fair and is composed of one Lieutenant, one Sergeant/Training Coordinator, one Range Master, and a Training Deputy.

The Training Unit is responsible for the career development of officers by finding or providing specialized courses appropriate to their assignment areas. The Training Unit also manages the Denton County Sheriff’s Firearms Range and keeps records of firearms qualifications.

The Training Coordinator will monitor transcripts to ensure the availability of certification/re-certification classes to keep officers current in CPR, Impact Weapons, TASER, Firearms, etc. The Training Coordinator also ensures compliance of agency members with
rules established by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement as to hours required and courses required to maintain a peace officer license, jailer license, or tele-communicator license.

Interns from Colleges and Universities are under the purview of Training.

2018 Major Accomplishments

The Denton County Sheriff’s Office Training Department taught a total of 25,066 contact hours of onsite training, which accounts for more than 50 TCOLE accredited classes.

Ninety-three students attend the Denton County Sheriff’s County Corrections Academy, which includes students from the Collin, Wise, Montague, and Lewisville police departments.

We are hiring Detention Officers. If you are interested in a career in Law Enforcement, join our family and be a part of a great organization. Detention Officer positions start at $37,623 per year.

940.349.1600 | 127 N.Woodrow Ln., STE. 300 | Denton, TX 76205 | dentoncounty.com/Departments/Sheriff.aspx


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