Cass County Sheriff's Office - Reserve Division operates under the direction of Sheriff Diehl,
his Command Staff and a Reserve Captain.
The Reserve Deputies are fully commissioned deputies, having completed law enforcement academy training
and field training. Reserve Deputies are required to keep up their certification by completing the same
additional law enforcement training requirements that are required for a full time
As fully commissioned law enforcement officers, Reserve Deputies are sworn to protect the life and property
of the citizens of Cass County. The Sheriff or his Command Staff may call upon the Reserves' to perform
duties and activities at any time and under any conditions.
The Reserve Division provides and/or assists with a variety of law enforcement functions. The duties
include uniformed road patrol, detention, prisoner transports to another jail or prison, watch a prisoner
at a medical facility, civil process, investigations, bailiff duties and court security. They may be asked
to work special assignments such as sporting events, parades, the county rodeo, fund raising events,
special security and any other assigned duties. The Reserve Deputies will also be called up to assist
during local emergencies, disasters such as tornadoes, floods and aircraft crashes.
They may be asked to assist in any way possible by Homeland Security during a crisis or in extreme
At this time, there are fourteen active Deputies including the Reserve Command
Staff and the Reserve Captain.
The Reserve Division includes retired Sheriff Deputies, retired law enforcement officers from Kansas City
and other municipalities, individuals with law enforcement training that chose to work in other vocations,
and self employed, law enforcement trained individuals.
All Reserve Deputies are expected to serve with pride and integrity.
They must comply with the rules and regulations of the Reserve Division and the Sheriff's Office.
On behalf of the entire Cass County Sheriff's Reserve, we thank you for considering membership and service
in our unit.
INTERESTED IN JOINING?
The Cass County Sheriff's Reserve Division is looking for men and women with strong moral character and
integrity to serve as Reserve Deputies for the Cass County Sheriff's Office. You may request an application
by contacting the the Reserve Captain at 816-380-8337, or mail your request and your completed application to:
Cass County Sheriff's Office
2501 West Mechanic
Harrisonville, MO 64701