Re-opTaking Precautions during re-opening for COVID-19ening Information

Effective June 1, 2020, the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office will reopen to the public.  All people entering the building must wear a face-covering and social distance and follow Public Health instructions on handwashing/sanitizer use.

Please click on the tabs below for JCSO specific services information regarding re-opening, online services, and if appointments are required before visiting in-person.

For other Jefferson County Offices and Courts, please contact departments and offices directly to see if they provide services online and/or are open by appointment only. We strongly encourage wearing a face covering while visiting any county facility.

  1. JCSO COVID-19 Closures Updates
  2. Animal Control Effective 6/1
  3. CHP Effective 6/1
  4. Jail Visits Effective 6/1
  5.  Patrol Effective 6/1
  6.  Records Effective 6/1
  7. Sex Offender Registration 6/1
  8. What is JCSO Doing?

Closures due to COVID-19

Posted May 27 - The JCSO offices are expected to reopen to the public on June 1st. Many services are still available online. 

Please click on the tabs listed on this page for JCSO specific services information regarding June 1st re-opening, online services, and if appointments are required before visiting in-person

Posted May 5 - Beginning May 9, Jeffco will follow the state’s Safer-at-Home order. See the Safer-at-Home page to learn more.

Posted April 24 - JCPH has issued a public health order extending the state’s Stay-at-Home order in Jefferson County through May 8, 2020, with a key revision to support non-critical businesses. This extension will help protect our community from COVID-19 as we continue to work aggressively to reduce the high rates of the virus in our county and across the Denver Metro Area. See the Stay-At-Home page to learn more.

Posted March 26 - Metro Denver Public Health Departments Rescind Stay at Home Public Health Orders; Adopt State Order. Read the Colorado statewide  Stay at Home Public Order.  

For Jefferson County Public Health’s official rescinding notice, click here.   Please only leave home for medical care, groceries and household supplies, work at a critical workplace, or other necessary reasons.  For additional information on the Colorado statewide Stay-At-Home Order visit  

Posted March 16 - The Sheriff’s Office is closing all our public lobbies and suspending certain public services until further notice to help mitigate the spread of COVID-19. We will continue to provide patrol, investigation, detention, and emergency management services. For all emergencies, please call 9-1-1. 

For non-emergencies or to report a crime, please call our non-emergency number at 303-271-0211.   

This closure includes the following JCSO public lobby locations:  

  • Headquarters/North Precinct (jail and Sheriff’s Office lobbies): 200 Jefferson County Parkway, Golden
  • South Precinct: 11139 Bradford Rd, Littleton
  • Mountain Precinct: 4990 Highway 73, Evergreen

The following public services will be unavailable during this closure:

  • All on-site visitation at Jeffco Sheriff’s Detention facilities have been canceled until further notice. To schedule a visit from home go to
  • Click here for a FREE Video Visit during the COVID-19 Lobby Closure. (Quantities are limited)
  • In-person public records requests. The Records Division will be closed to the public. Requests for public records may be submitted electronically to [email protected]. Information on how to submit a request is available at
  • UPDATED APRIL 6 - Please click on the following links for updated instructions:
  • New conceal carry permits are temporarily suspended during the closure.
  • VIN verifications are temporarily suspended during the closure.
  • Jail bonds will still be accepted 24/7 in the bonding lobby at 200 Jefferson County Parkway.

In addition, the following community services are suspended until further notice:

  • VIN verifications are not available at closed lobbies
  • Ride-alongs with a patrol deputy
  • Tours of Sheriff’s Office facilities
  • JCSO Youth Academy has been cancelled

We apologize for the inconvenience these closures and the temporary suspension of some services may cause you.