Volunteer Application

Volunteering for the Washington County Sheriff's Office is a great way to give back to your community and get an inside look into our organization. To apply for any of our volunteer opportunities, complete the application below. Please note more than one area of interest may be selected. 

For more information on our specific volunteer programs, visit our Volunteer Opportunities page.

Volunteer Application Forms

  1. Volunteer Interest*
  2. Applicant Information

  3. Check here if none
  4. Education

  5. Current and Previous Employment History

  6. Academic and Professional References


    I certify that my answers are true and complete to the best of my knowledge. 

    If this application leads to an offer for a volunteer position, I understand that false or misleading information in my application or interview may result in my release from a position with the Washington County Sheriff’s Office. 

  8. Acknowledgment of signature*
  9. What is the next step in the volunteer process?

    • Washington County Sheriff’s Office will review your volunteer application. 
    • You will be required to attend a volunteer orientation and submit your fingerprints for a criminal history check. 
    • You will be asked to sign an Authorization to Release Information in order to examine your suitability to serve as a volunteer for the Washington County Sheriff’s Office. 
    • If selected, you will also be required to obtain a volunteer identification photo.

    Washington County does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, and handicapped status in employment or the provision of services.

    Additional questions can be directed to the following employees based upon your areas of interest:

    Mounted Patrol: Deputy Joe Szczepanski joseph.szczepanski@co.washington.mn.us

    Explorers Post: Detective Sara Peulen sara.peulen@co.washington.mn.us

    Reserves and Water Recovery Unit: Sergeant Kevin Jadwinski kevin.jadwinski@co.washington.mn.us

    Chaplain Corps: Sergeant Mike Benson mike.benson@co.washington.mn.us

    Jail/Offender Programs: Sergeant David Stumpner david.stumpner@co.washington.mn.us

    Internships: Sergeant Rebecca Broome rebecca.broome@co.washington.mn.us

    Radio/Communications: Public Safety Radio systems Manager nate.timm@co.washington.mn.us

    Citizens Academy: Public Information Manager laura.perkins@co.washington.mn.us

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