Administration

Roles & Available Services
  • Support Staff for the Pitkin County Sheriff’s Office
  • Civil Process Service
  • Liaison for the Pitkin County Emergency Management Coordinator
  • Pitkin County Animal Safety
Detention
  • Maintains the Pitkin County Jail
  • Useful Public Service Program
  • Work Release Program
  • Inmate housing, services and transport
  • Fingerprinting
Investigations
Investigates criminal activities:
  • Burglary
  • Theft
  • Check fraud
  • Miscellaneous crimes
  • Domestic violence
  • Other Crimes Against Persons
Patrol
Performs traffic patrol and accident investigation:
  • DUI patrol/arrest
  • Non-injury accident investigation
  • CSP assist in major accident investigations
  • Routine traffic monitoring and patrol
  • Vehicles abandoned on public property only
Conducts mountain rescue operations
  • Acts as the command center for coordinating all mountain rescue field work
Coordinates any type of incident/command situation (i.e., plane crashes, hostage negotiation situations)
  • Investigates miscellaneous complaints:
    • Suspicious persons
    • Noise complaints
    • Hazards (i.e., snow slides, floods, etc)
Responds to individual requests for service:
  • Missing persons
  • Emergency messages
  • Welfare checks
  • Lost and found reports
Staffs a full time juvenile officer