1. Driver Flees Scene of Single Vehicle Accident

    San Miguel County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a single vehicle motor vehicle accident in the Ski Ranches neighborhood outside Telluride Saturday afternoon. The reporting party told Sheriff’s dispatch that the driver fled the scene. Read on...
  2. Caution: New Email Phishing Scam Targeting Region

    The San Miguel Sheriff’s Office would like to alert the community of a new email phishing scam in which the sender purports to be the county court claiming the recipient missed jury duty and must pay a fine. Read on...
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Office of the Sheriff

The Office of the Sheriff is overseen by an independent elected official, the County Sheriff.  Sheriff William 'Bill' Masters was first appointed to fill the previous Sheriff's term in 1980 and he is currently the longest serving Sheriff in Colorado's history.

Sheriff Bill is committed to providing quality service to the community.  Email the Sheriff with suggestions or comments anytime. 

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Sheriff Bill Masters

Masters, Bill