SCSO Employment Requirements

General minimum qualifications

  1. MUST be a United States Citizen
  2. AT LEAST 18 years of age for Communications and Detentions and 21 years of age for Patrol
  3. High school graduate or G.E.D
  4. Possess a valid Wyoming Drivers license upon employment
  5. Ability to pass various physical, written, oral, and background tests


  • No Illicit drug use
  • Use of any illegal drugs in the last 3 years
  • Intentional omissions or falsifications regarding any portion of the employment process
  • Felony convictions
  • Domestic Violence convictions
  • A military court-martial resulting in the dismissal of military service

Wyoming Law Enforcement Academy and Pre-hire physical standards