The reserves volunteer their time and talents to help the sheriff's office deliver its day-to-day law enforcement services and to assist during emergencies. All reserve deputies are required to maintain the same high standards of conduct required of any deputy sheriff.
To apply for a reserve position, you must meet these minimum qualifications:
Be 21 years of age
Have no felony convictions
Submit to background check
Be a high school graduate
Submit to medical and psychological tests
Possess a valid Colorado driver's license
Possess qualities of honesty, maturity, self-discipline and sound judgment
Able to perform essential job functions
Approved candidates will attend a 300 hour reserve sheriff's academy.
What We Do
Reserves are given a variety of assignments such as:
Bicycle and mounted-patrol duties
Crime scene security
Detention and civil operations
Neighborhood speed trailer deployment
Patrol and law enforcement duties
Prisoner / fugitive extraditions
Search and rescue
Fill out the online 'Special Programs Volunteer' application on the search jobs and apply online webpage. If you have questions, contact the training and recruiting section at 303-271-5332.