County Sheriff's Office (MCSO) has been serving Montrose and
surrounding communities since 1876. The MCSO has over 100 employees who
work in the Patrol Division, Communications, Detention Center, Work
Release, Civil Office, Victims Advocate, Records, and Sheriff's Office
Administration. Additionally, there are 37 volunteers of the Sheriff's
Posse who are responsible for coordinating Search and Rescue efforts in
Our mission is to ensure a safe and secure
environment for all persons in Montrose County by providing professional
law enforcement through responsive, caring, and dedicated service.
The MCSO believes in the provisions set forth in the Constitution of
the United States of America. Within the halls of the MCSO, you will
find copies of the first 10 Amendments to the Constitution or the "Bill
of Rights" posted in high profile areas. At MCSO we respect the
constitutional rights for all men to liberty, equality, and justice.
Please note that the Sheriff's Office does not accept personal checks.
All payments must be made with certified funds or cash only.