Important Updates:

San Juan County has consolidated all the relevant information about the coronavirus and COVID-19 in one place, More here...

San Juan County ,offices have reopened, following COVID Safe Practices, learn more here 
There are a number of resources for behavioral and mental health support here More...

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    Join Our Team!

    Applications for entry level deputy positions are now closed. We will open them again in the fall. Check back for updates or call our recruiter at 505-334-6107. The next academy will begin in August of 2020.


    Girls with GRIT

    Registration for Girls with GRIT is open for 2021 classes. The spring 2020 class was postponed until further notice due to the COVID-19 crisis. We will be in contact with students to reschedule as soon as we can.

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    Welcome to San Juan County!

    The San Juan County Sheriff’s Office is a full service law enforcement agency and the primary agency for the unincorporated, non-reservation portion of San Juan County. This equates to an approximate land area of 2,000 square miles and a population of 127,000 people.

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    Follow Us On Facebook!

    We now have over 50K followers on our Facebook page and we have found that being active on social media by showing the good – and the bad – is a great place to be!

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    San Juan County Adult Detention Center

    Beginning January 15, 2020, the San Juan County Detention Center will no longer host onsite visitation for detainees. All detainee visits must be scheduled and conducted online. Detainee information is only available through the online lookup system.

Operational Changes Due to Coronavirus

San Juan County remains open, but in order to keep the public and employees safe, there are changes to the public operations of certain departments in the county. Offices will be closed to the public during the day. Please call each individual department for specific information. 

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