Sanford Buster

Sanford Buster (1912-1916)

A farmer from Hygiene, made something of a career in local politics. Following his two terms as Sheriff, he served as deputy County Assessor and three terms as a County Commissioner. Sheriff Buster is noted for having been the first to "motorize" the Sheriff's Office, in 1914 he purchased four Excelsior motorcycles for the deputies to use in performing their duties.

Sheriff Buster died in 1938. He and his wife Pearl are buried in Longmont's Mountain View Cemetery.


Sheriff's Office

Main: 303-441-3600
Alternate: 303-441-4444
Fax: 303-441-4739
Emergency: 911


Sheriff's Headquarters

5600 Flatiron Parkway
Boulder, CO 80301
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Hours: 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. M-F

Lobby Hours: 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. M-F
11 a.m.-4 p.m. M-F (applicant fingerprinting)
8 a.m.-5 p.m.** (sex offender registration)
** By appointment only Tuesdays and Thursdays