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The Mesa County Sheriff's Office is an innovative organization that truly values its employees and the services we provide to the community. Learn more about our mission, vision, and values.

Learn more about the brave deputies who gave their lives in service for the people of Mesa County. 

The Mesa County Sheriff's Office was founded in 1883. Learn more about the history of the Mesa County Sheriff's Office.

Learn more about the people who have served as Mesa County's Sheriff.


The Mesa County Sheriff’s Office is the largest Sheriff’s Office in Colorado, west of the Continental Divide. It is located in the largest metropolitan city between Denver and Salt Lake City, Grand Junction, Colorado. We employ more than 250 dedicated professionals who provide services to rural and densely populated urban areas. 

The Mesa County Sheriff’s Office patrols, responds to emergencies, and fights wildland fires in an area that encompasses more than 3300 square miles. The Mesa County Sheriff's Office office also provides security at the courthouse and runs the Mesa County Detention Facility. 

We are an innovative agency striving to better the community and find creative ways to manage increasing crime rates and jail populations.

Integrity, Service, and Community are our guiding principles.