Among Us Sheriff Mod: How to Play & Install

among us sheriff mod

Among Us has another unique mod created by Woodi, a member of the Among Us modding community.

Among Us Sheriff Mod Guide

The Among us Sheriff mod adds another role into the main game. The job of the Sheriff is to kill the impostors before they kill the rest of the crewmates.

The catch is that the “Sheriff” will die if he shoots a crewmate instead of an impostor.

If you’ve been bored with Among Us lately, you definitely need to jump into a custom Sheriff game lobby and try it out.

The Among Us Sheriff mod is currently only available for PC players. Sorry mobile users, this one isn’t for you.

If you are playing on PC, follow the guide below to install the Sheriff mod and start playing with your friends!

Among Us Sheriff Mod (PC Instructions)

This mod was created by Woodi, a member of the Among Us modding community. Head over to his GitHub repository to download the files and get updates on the mod.

Here is an installation tutorial if you prefer to watch a video instead of read instructions.


  • Download the Mod for your specific game version. You are not able to launch the game if the versions do not match.
  • Make a copy of your game’s root directory (Steam/steamapps/common/Among Us) and rename it to whatever you want (Steam/steamapps/common/Among Us Sheriff Mod)
  • Extract the content of Among Us Sheriff into the copied folder you created
  • Open your modded folder and open the Game via Among Us.exe

If you run into any problems when installing this mod, make sure that you have the correct version of Among US required for the mod.

If you need additional help, you can reach out to Woodi on GitHub.

Sheriff Mod FAQs

Can you play Proximity Chat (Crewlink) with it?
Yes Crewlink does support Among Us Modifications.

Why do i not publish the source code?
The source code and the modding technique i use allows complex modifications to the game. One may to use my code to create cheats. I do not want to support this and therefore this project is not open source at the moment.

Can you get banned for playing on public Servers?
At the current state of the game there is no perma ban system for the game. The mod is designed in a way, that it does not send prohibited server requests. You are also able to join your own custom server to be sure. (Impostor)

How can i join a custom server?
Go to your game directory and open BepInEx/config/org.bepinex.plugins.SheriffMod.txt. There you can set the hostname or IP of the server. Then set the server region to CUSTOM.

Do my friends need to install the mod to play it together?
Yes. Every player in the game lobby has to install it.

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