Sheriff

***Information regarding the accident on CR361/Camp Bird Road please contact Trooper Lewis with Colorado State Patrol: 303-239-4583 x2***


Press Release regarding accident on CR361/Camp Bird Road


There are currently no fire restrictions in place in Ouray County.


Check all local and regional fire restrictions HERE


Notice: The Community Advisory Committee will meet in person at the Ouray County 4-H Event Center, Thursday, August 18 at 3pm.


No Burning on Fire Weather Watch or 

Red Flag Warning days!

Fire Weather Watch (1)Red Flag Warning


Press Release: BOCC authorizes Sheriff to enact fire restrictions and limited fire bans.


June 1, 2022 - Simms Fire News Release


2021 Annual Report


Ouray County Sheriff's Office

The Ouray County Sheriff's office is responsible for law enforcement services, fire protection, and search and rescue services in the unincorporated areas of Ouray County. 

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Mission Statement

The Ouray County Sheriff's office is committed to providing the citizens of Ouray County with effective and efficient law enforcement. We will apply the laws of the State of Colorado and the Constitution justly and consistently while treating every individual with dignity, courtesy, and respect. 

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