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Department of Adult & Juvenile Detention

Operating safe, secure, and humane detention facilities and community corrections programs
Department of Adult &
Juvenile Detention

King County Courthouse
516 Third Avenue,
Room E245
Seattle, WA 98104
Office hours:
8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m
King County DAJD

"Corrections Officer - not your average job"

Corrections Officer WORK

Integrity, professionalism, world-class standards
Become part of the TEAM

Firearms Instruction


Training throughout your career
Opportunities for advancement

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Corrections Officers support the public and other criminal justice and human service agencies' interests and objectives while providing a catalyst for change in the lives of offenders.

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