How to Get Involved:

Non-compensated Posse positions are composed of people from all walks of life who want to perform law enforcement work as a way to give back to their community. Applicants must complete a written application to start the process. Interested recruits may download and complete a Posse Recruitment Application at the link below.

NOTE: Do NOT print the application double-sided

North Valley Posse Application

Completed applications must be notarized and sent to the North Valley Posse at

MCSO North Valley Posse

Attention: Recruiting Sergeant

3701 W. Anthem Way 

Anthem, AZ  85086.

#1 Only single-sided applications will be accepted.

#2 You must use BLACK pen only. 

#3 Applications must be complete. DO NOT leave blank spaces. Write NA in a blank space that does not apply.

​#4 Completed applications must be notarized and mailed to the North Valley Posse for validation and processing. Applications CANNOT be dropped off at the Sheriff's substation in person.

#5 A handwritten signature and handwritten initials are required on this printed application. 

In order to join the Posse program, a person must be at least 18 years old, a US citizen, have a valid Arizona driver's license and be in good health. A person cannot have been convicted of any felonies or have any misdeamenor convictions in the last 12 months or record of improper personal conduct – which will be discovered during the background check – that may affect their suitability for law enforcement work. Applicants must complete and have notarized a written application to start the process.

We do not have a maximum age limit to join the posse. We need both working and retired members. We need men and women. We want our posse to reflect our diverse community.In other words, WE NEED YOU!

Applications will be considered by the North Valley Posse Recruitment Sergeant, and telephone and/or in-person interviews will be conducted. Once an applicant has been approved by Recruiting, the application will be submitted to the MCSO for processing.  Upon acceptance by the MCSO, applicant will be scheduled for initial training. 

Posse recruitment




"Protecting and Serving the Anthem Community Since 2002."

North Valley Posse

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