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.

View the Sheriff's Office organizational chart (PDF).

Sheriff Bill Masters

Bill Masters
  1. Agencies Offer Best Practices for Preventing Wildfires

    The Cow Creek fire is currently burning in Ouray County, and while the cause of the fire remains under investigation officials would like to encourage the public to be mindful of fire safety. Read on...
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