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we are open

The La Plata County Sheriff’s Office
will be opening to the public Monday, June 1st, 2020,  from 8-4:30 with safety guidelines in place.
Please call 382-7010 to set up an appointment and call that same number to let us know you are in the parking lot. 

  • Only 1 – 2 people will be allowed into the lobby at a time depending on their business with us. 
  • While you wait outside, please practice social distancing and we encourage you to wear a mask. 
  • Civil papers may be brought to the office for service.  Call 382-7050 to make an appointment and call again to let them know when you arrive.  For everyone’s safety, please wear a mask.
  • For  Records, try our website at lpcso.org.  You can make payment on line and get the report emailed if it’s able to be released without even leaving your home.
  • Fingerprint appointments must be made in advance for new Concealed Handgun Permits (CHP), court ordered prints, and county licenses.  We do prints on Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday from 9 – 12:30 pm.  You are required to wear a mask, bring a photo ID, and Social Security card.
  • Please fill out your application for CHP prior to arriving at the office.  Click here to print out a copy of the application.  Please bring a copy of your training certificate and your CO driver’s license.  Payment may be made with cash, check, or credit/debit card. 

If you need to be fingerprinted for any other reason, please click on either link below to set up your appointment:   http://www.coloradofingerprinting.com/cabs/   OR   https://www.identogo.com/ .

Alternatives to Incarceration, which includes Pre-Trial Services, Sex Offender registrations, Useful Public Services:  Please call 375-2342 for an appointment.

Work Release:
For information, Click Here .

Call 911 for crimes or non-emergency Dispatch at 385-2900

Call 247-1161 for Jail business