The Lake County Sheriff's Office is dedicated to protecting human life and property serving all through the pursuit of excellence, equitable treatment of all, with character, compassion, and collaboration with the community.

Our office is situated within the county seat; Leadville, Lake County, Colorado which is one of the highest incorporated cities. We are open 24 hours a day.

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Lake County encompasses approximately 384 square miles of territory and has an approximate population of 7,600. The Lake County Sheriff's Office consists of divisions such as:

  • Command/Administration
  • Operations (Patrol and Investigations)
  • Detentions
  • Court Security
  • Dispatch
  • Victim's Advocate

Online Payments

Online payments for civil process, reports, sex offender registration and Concealed Weapons Permit can be paid through Contact us for further information.