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Reserve Deputy Sheriff


655 East Third Street
San Bernardino, California 92415

(909) 387-0641

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The primary mission of the Reserve Deputy Sheriff program is to supplement law enforcement functions at the division level of the Department. Reserve Deputy Sheriffs, while on duty, are regarded by the Department, and the community, as equal in authority and responsibility with regular deputies and as such are required to meet the same expectations.

  Reserve Deputy Sheriff Volunteer Entry-Level Requirements

All persons applying for the position of a Reserve Deputy Sheriff must complete the Department-authorized application process.  In addition, they must meet the following entry level requirements:

  • No felony convictions
  • No pending misdemeanor or felony court cases
  • In compliance with the Department tattoo policy
  • At least twenty-one years of age
  • A legal resident of the United States
  • Posses a high school diploma or GED
  • Posses a valid driver's license
  • Possess a Basic, level I or Level II POST certificate


  Membership Requirements:
  • 24-hour call-out status
  • Monthly business meeting  
  • Maintain current First Aid and CPR certification
  • 192 volunteer hours annually (64 hours per trimester)
  • Minimum of 24-hours of P.O.S.T. approved training every two years

  Current Reserve CCW Application Process

All current Sheriff’s Reserves may apply for a CCW permit through DOJ. All CCW applications must be submitted in person. Please contact Sheriff’s Volunteer Forces at (909)387-0641 to schedule an appointment to submit your completed application.

Click on the icon below to download or print the DOJ CCW Application Form

  Retired Reserve CCW Application Process

Qualified retired San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department level I Reserve Deputy Sheriffs may receive a retired Department identification card endorsed for the carrying of concealed and loaded firearms (CCW). Retired or retiring Reserves interested in applying should contact Sheriff’s Volunteer Forces at (909)387-0641to schedule an appointment to submit the completed application.

Retired Reserve Deputy Sheriffs must meet the following:

  • Minimum of 10 years Department service as a Level I Reserve Deputy Sheriff
  • Applies to past-retired and retiring Reserves
  • Also includes those who qualified with 10 years as a Level I and later changed their status to a Level
          II, III or Citizen Volunteer
  • Honorably retired as a member in good standing in accordance with Department and POST
  • No disqualifying state, federal and civil firearm convictions or prohibitions
  • Complete the Department Retired Reserve Deputy Sheriff CCW Application
  • Complete and pass the Department CCW firearms qualification 


 Click on the icon below to download or print the Retired Reserve CCW Application Form


  Retired Reserve Annual Firearms Qualification

Click on the icon below to download or print the Retired Reserve Annual Firearms Qualification Form

  • All retired reserves are required to qualify annually with their firearms
  • This form must be provided to the range master for completion and forwarded to Volunteer Forces
          upon successful qualification      
  • The form must be used for all annual qualifications regardless of where the range is located
  • We will only accept qualifications that occur at a Law Enforcement Range
  • Failure to qualify annually will result in the revocation of a CCW endorsed ID Card

  Reserve Meeting Locations and Times


Apple Valley

Second Tuesday of each month at the Apple Valley Station

14931 Dale Evens Parkway
Apple Valley, CA 92307
760 240-7400
Time: 1600 Hours



First Tuesday of each month at the Barstow Station

225 E. Mountain View
Barstow, CA 92311
760 963-1427
Time: 1900 Hours


Big Bear

Contact station for date and time

477 Summit Boulevard
Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
909 866-0100
Time: TBA



Second Tuesday of each month at Central Station           

655 E Third Street
San Bernardino, CA 924115
909 387-3545
Time: 1800 Hours


Chino Hills

First Thursday of each month at the Chino Hills Station

14077 Peyton Drive
Chino Hills, CA 91709
909 364-2000
Time: 1900 Hours


Colorado River Station

First Monday of every month at the Colorado River Station

1111 Bailey
Needles CA 92363
760 326-9201
Time: 1700 Hours


Second Monday of every month at the Fontana Station

17780 Arrow Route
Fontana, CA 92335
909 356-6721
Time: 1900 Hours


Last Thursday of each month at the Hesperia Station

15840 Smoke Tree Street
Hesperia, CA
760 947-1500
Time: 1900 Hours


First Thursday of each month at the Highland Station

26985 Baseline
Highland, CA 92346
909 425-9793
Time: 1900 Hours


Fourth Tuesday of each month at the Morongo Station

63665 29 Palms Highway
Joshua Tree, CA 92252
760 366-4175
Time: 1900 Hours


Rancho Cucamonga

First Tuesday of the month at the Victoria Gardens Station

7743 Kew Avenue
Ranch Cucamonga, CA 91730
909 477-2800
Time: 1800 Hours

Twin Peaks

Second Monday of each month at the Twin Peaks Station

26010 State Highway 189
Twin Peaks, CA 92391
909 336-0600
Time: 1900 Hours

Victor Valley

Second Wednesday of each month at the Victor Valley Station

11613 Bartlett Avenue
Adelanto, CA 92301
760 552-6800
Time: 1900 Hours


Second Tuesday of each month at the Victorville Station

14200 Amargosa Road
Victorville, CA 92392
760 241-2911
Time: 1800 Hours


Last Tuesday of each month at the Yucaipa Station

34282 Yucaipa Boulevard
Yucaipa, CA 92399
909 790-3111
Time: 1700 Hours

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