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Interested in learning more about the Sheriff's Office? Sign up for a ride-along! You can join a patrol deputy during a shift and see what it is like to be a Mesa County Sheriff’s deputy. This is recommend for anyone interested in a career in law enforcement or who wants to learn more about the men and woman serving Mesa County. 

How to apply

Please print, complete and return the following form in person to the records office or you can mail it to:

ATTN: Patrol Cpl/Ride-A-Long
215 Rice St,
Grand Junction, CO 81501; 

Shadow/Ride-Along Application


SPECIAL NOTE: The Following May Disqualify You...

  • Any felony conviction
  • Two or more misdemeanor convictions
  • Illegal drug use and/or current alcohol abuse
  • Domestic violence related crime conviction