Welcome to the new Monterey County Sheriff’s Office (MCSO) website. Our organization is committed to providing you with the most current and relevant information possible regarding the work we do and the services we provide to our communities. The Sheriff’s Office is charged with extending the best law enforcement services possible here in Monterey County. We are pleased to include this website along with Facebook and Twitter in our communications efforts.

We hope this website is user friendly and will provide quality information relating to all of our services, including the Enforcement Bureau, Custody Operations Bureau, special programs and administration.

As an agency committed to public service for over 150 years, we realize the need to keep up with this evolving world. While we have a very rich history we recognize the necessity of being active and responsive to our community’s needs. We hope this website is a welcome addition as an information source for you, your family and the community.

We invite you to share your comments and suggestions as we work together to make our community a safer place to visit, work, and live.