Welcome to Your Benton County Sheriff's Office

Sheriff Scott Jackson

This website is designed to share with you the many ways the Benton County Sheriff's Office is actively enhancing community livability.


Bear Notice. Bears have been sighted raiding garbage cans in the rural SW Philomath neighborhoods of Pioneer Village, Ervin Road, and Cedar Creek Road. Please remove all bear attractants from your property. Read more.

We're Hiring! We are recruiting for paid On-Call Corrections Deputies and volunteer Reserve Deputies and will be doing testing for both on Wednesday, May 22nd.  Additionally, we are hiring for a fulltime Accreditation/Policy Specialist. Read more.

Drug Take Back Event a Success. Nearly 900 pounds of unwanted prescription and over-the-counter medications were collected at the 10th annual BCSO/Philomath Police Department Drug Take Back Event. Read more.

Criminal Justice System Assessment Final Report. The Final Report of the Benton County Criminal Justice System Assessment project is complete and available for community review. Read more.

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