Founded in 1995, The Jefferson County Sheriff Reserve has always been committed to serving the people of Jefferson. As the county has grown and developed since our establishment, so has our Sheriffs Reserves - for example our reserves cover a variety of specialty on behalf of the Jefferson County Sheriffs Office. We understand our role to assist and protect, and we work together with the community to keep it safe and fair for all.



The Eastern Panhandle Deputy Sheriff Reserve Academy is committed to providing standardized training to reserve deputies as well as any other non-certified law enforcement personnel in the Eastern Panhandle of West Virginia. We adhere to the belief that it is the responsibility of all citizens to preserve life, protect property, and to pledge service to their communities. We hold all cadets to the highest standards in keeping with the traditions and para-military training methodology. The individual cadets are expected to conduct themselves with integrity, professionalism, and timeliness, always remembering that the end product must be quality service to themselves, their team, department, and community. All cadets EARN the right to wear the STAR