Kathy H. Witt


Sheriff Kathy H. Witt

150 N. Limestone, Suite 265
Lexington, KY 40507
TEL: 859-252-1771
FAX: 859-259-0973


Thank you for your interest in Joining Our Team at the Office of the Fayette County Sheriff! The Office of the Fayette County Sheriff accepts applications for employment on a continual basis in order to fill both current and future positions. You may download an application for employment or pick-up an application at our Office Monday through Friday from 8:00AM to 4:00PM.

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Applying to the Office of the Fayette County Sheriff

When submitting an application for employment, you must also supply copies of the following: your birth certificate, your driver's license, your high school diploma or GED, college or other educational diplomas or transcripts, and your DD-214
military discharge papers, if applicable. The DD-214 must indicate "Type of Separation" and "Character of Service".

Please contact Melony Cox, Director of Human Resources, for additional information.

Note: If you have applied within the last 12 months, you need not re-apply, as your applications will already be on file.

All applications must be submitted to:

Office of the Fayette County Sheriff
Director of Human Resources
150 North Limestone, Suite 265
Lexington, Kentucky 40507