John Spezze, Sheriff
Andy Rohrich, Undersheriff

641 West 3rd Street
PO Box 699
Salida, Colorado 81201

Emergency: 911

Non-Emergency: 719-539-2596
Communications Center Fax: 719-539-3648
Records: 719-539-2814
Records Fax: 719-539-1077
Email :

“It is the protocol of the Chaffee County Sheriff’s Office to utilize a multi-agency team to conduct an investigation, evaluation and/or review of any incident involving the discharge of a firearm by a deputy that resulted in injury or death. The multi-agency team may be made up of members of the Colorado Bureau of Investigation, the 11th Judicial District Attorney’s Office and investigator(s) from an outside agency in accordance with Colorado Revised Statute 16-2.5-301.”

Members of the Chaffee County Sheriff’s Office are committed to providing the highest standard of service to our community and to the tens of thousands of visitors to our county each year. We recognize and profoundly appreciate the unique character of our valley home and its diversity of opportunities for recreation, learning, and culture. As residents of the community ourselves, we understand that our mission requires that we perform not solely as enforcers of the law but as peace keepers, dispute mediators, and problem solvers as well. We embrace the challenges.