The Office of the Sheriff is overseen by an independently elected official, the County Sheriff. Sheriff William ’Bill’ Masters was first appointed to fill the previous Sheriff’s term in 1980 and he is currently the longest-serving Sheriff in Colorado’s history.

Sheriff Bill is committed to providing quality service to the community. Email the Sheriff with suggestions or comments anytime.

View the Sheriff's Office Organizational Assessment completed in November 2022.

View the Sheriff's Office Shared Ten Principles (PDF)

View the Sheriff’s Office organizational chart (PDF).

Sheriff Bill Masters

Bill Masters
  1. Community Urged To Register for New County Alert and Warning System

    (December 15, 2022) – San Miguel County public safety officials are launching a new mass notification system called San Miguel County Alert and Warning - powered by Genasys® Emergency Management (GEM). Read on...
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