Kit Carson County Sheriff''s Department

Data Provided By
United Way of Weld County United Way of Weld County
General Information
Description of AgencyThe county sheriff is the chief law enforcement officer of the county, responsible for maintaining the peace and enforcing state criminal laws. The sheriff must attend court and is required to serve and execute processes, subpoenas, writs and orders as directed by the court. The sheriff operates the county jail, and must maintain and feed prisoners. The sheriff is also fire warden for prairie or forest fires in the county. Finally, the sheriff performs certain functions in connection with sales of real and personnel property to satisfy debt or tax liens.

The Kit Carson County Sheriff's Office is responsible for managing the following functions and Departments:
Kit Carson County Sheriff's Department and Deputies
Kit Carson County Jail
Kit Carson County Victims Assistance Office
Kit Carson County Courthouse Security
LocationKit Carson County
Geographic AreaKit Carson,
Intake ProcedureRemember when going through security please remember to leave all weapons locked inside your vehicle.
If you would like to speak with the Sheriff or Undersheriff please call and make an appointment first.
Funded ByLocal / State / Federal Taxes / Federal Grants
Licensed ByState, City, Federal
Agency TypeLaw
Hours of OperationOffice Hours: Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Shelter is 24/7
Contact Information
Contact's NameTom Ridnour
Contact's Phone(719) 346-8934 ext. 306
Physical Site Address 1251 16 St., Suite 103
Physical Site City, State, ZipBurlington, CO 80807
Main Phone719-346-8934
Emergency/After Hours Phone911 for Emergencies
Director Information
Director's Phone(719) 346-8934 ext. 306
Additional Information
Date Agency Entered04/29/2010
Affiliated Programs and Services
This Agency: Kit Carson County Sheriff''s Department
Affiliated Programs: Kit Carson County Sheriff's Department
Affiliated Services: Victim Assistance Unit / Kit Carson County Sheriff''s Department