Level 2 Fire Restrictions in effect for western/mountain areas of Boulder County. No fireworks, fires, open flame, or shooting (see map and flyer).

Many County services are being offered online. Additionally, a variety of resources are available for those impacted by COVID-19.

TEMPORARY Process for Concealed Handgun Permit Renewals
Due to the ongoing Sheriff’s Headquarters building closure because of Covid19, Concealed Handgun Permit renewals will be TEMPORARILY accepted by mail or email.
Please click here for more information.
(This is a temporary procedure but may continue for an undefined period of time, even after the building reopens. Please continue to check this website for current information.)
Sheriff's Office vehicle


The Boulder Regional Telephone Service Authority will meet at 09:00 a.m. on July 13th 2020. Please note: due to CO-VID 19 the meeting will be held virtually.
The main agenda item is the CAD Software update. For inquiries regarding the meeting call 720-564-2940.

Department Management

The Boulder County Sheriff’s Office is managed by Sheriff Joe Pelle, who is assisted by an Administrative Assistant and an Executive Staff comprised of Division Chiefs and managers who are responsible for the day to day running of the following divisions.

Please click the box below to read the statement from Sheriff Joe Pelle on the killing of George Floyd.

The killing of George Floyd >>

The Boulder County Injured & Fallen Officer Fund is a Colorado 501(c)(3), tax-exempt, charitable organization. Your tax exempt donation benefits Boulder County law enforcement members who become seriously injured or killed in the line-of-duty.

Boulder County Injured & Fallen Officer Fund >>

Contact Us

Sheriff's Office

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



Sheriff's Headquarters
5600 Flatiron Parkway
Boulder, CO 80301
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H.Q. Lobby Hours:
08:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. M-F