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Treatment Commitments

Treatment Commitments

The County Attorney represents the People of the State of Colorado in mental health proceedings and in alcohol/drug abuse treatment commitments, as required by state statutes.

Alcohol/Drug Abuse Cases

Provides limited public advice on:

  • Alcohol and drug abuse issues.
  • Commitments for alcohol and drug abuse treatment.

Mental Health Cases

Provides limited public advice for:

  • 72-hour holds or certifications for the mentally ill.
  • 72-hour holds or certifications for dangerous or gravely disabled people.

For mental health commitment details:

For additional information contact:

Contact Us

County Attorney

Main: 303-441-3190
Fax: 303-441-4794

303-441-4834 (Child Protection)
303-441-1656 (fax)

303-678-6300 (Child Support Enforcement)
303-678-6309 (Fax)


Boulder County Courthouse
5th Floor
1325 Pearl Street
Boulder, CO 80302
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Hours: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. M-F

Mailing Address

Boulder County Attorney
P.O. Box 471
Boulder, CO 80306