The Sheriff's Office is responsible for the processing, maintaining, archiving, retrieving and releasing of information and copies of reports in accordance with federal and state regulations and guidelines.

Records are obtained upon the completion of the application.

  • Jail records
  • Police reports
  • Background checks
  • Mugshots
  • Arrest dates

Apply for Criminal Justice Records

Sheriff-Documents-Records-Criminal Justice Records ApplicationRecords are obtained upon the completion of the Criminal Justice Records Application (PDF).

The application may be downloaded and submitted (with fees) to one of our locations, faxed, or mailed.

Mailing Address
Records Unit
200 Jefferson County Parkway
Golden, CO 80401


Sheriff's Office Locations


Credit Card FormFees vary according to the records request. Download the credit card payments form (PDF) if this is your desired method of payment and mail or fax with your application.

Pre-payment for most services is required.