OSA News & Announcements

April 15, 2024

Honoring Our Unsung Heroes: National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week

This week, we pause to express our deepest gratitude and admiration for the dedicated voices behind the scenes—our public safety telecommunicators. They are the calm in the chaos, the guiding […]

March 4, 2024

Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) offers Micro-Credential Workshops for Detention and Correctional Officers in the state. These workshops are designed to equip officers with practical skills and strategies, such as […]

February 2, 2024

Current openings at Creek County Sheriffs Office

The Creek County Sheriff’s Office has current openings for the following positions. Detention officers (adult and juvenile) post on indeed: https://www.indeed.com/job/detention-officer-31d68ddb3028125d Dispatcher post on Indeed: https://www.indeed.com/job/911-dispatcher-65ecb613a7e36781 Deputy post on Indeed: […]

January 11, 2024

Oklahoma Women in Public Safety Symposium

Mark your calendar for a symposium and the first-ever statewide gathering of what is preliminarily being calling “Oklahoma Women in Public Safety” (or OKWIPS), including but not limited to police, firefighters, deputies, […]

November 16, 2023

Sheriff Hall of Fame – Jim Weir

  Several requirements must be met to obtain a position within the Sheriff Hall of Fame. Among those requirements are minimum years of service, maintaining safe and secure jurisdiction through […]

November 16, 2023

Sheriff of the Year – Tony Head

  Between leading advancements in his office by implementing updated report writing software and mobile CAD software in all patrol units, as well as improving safety for deputies by ensuring […]

October 12, 2023


The National Sheriffs’ Association (NSA) today denounced in the strongest of terms the inhumane, criminal and unprovoked attack against the people and institutions of Israel by the terror group Hamas. […]

September 25, 2023

Senate Study Reveals Sheriff’s Unable to Retain Employees Due to Low Wages

Immediate Release: September 25, 2023 Senate study reveals sheriff’s departments unable to retain deputies due to low wages and competition   OKLAHOMA CITY – Sen. Darrell Weaver, R-Moore, held an […]

June 1, 2023

OSA Featured in “Sheriff & Deputy”

The Oklahoma Sheriffs’ Association was featured in the latest issue of Sheriff & Deputy where they talked about our SFST, ARIDE and DIDET training provided last year. We’re honored to […]

March 24, 2023

Oklahoma County Sheriffs Office Mourns the Loss of Deputy Jeremy McCain

Today we have heavy hearts as the Oklahoma County Sheriffs Office, as well as offices around the state, mourn the loss of Sheriff’s Deputy Jeremy McCain. McCain was a school […]



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