The Denver Sheriff Department is the largest sheriff department in the state of Colorado—we are proud to represent the Mile High City! We are committed to excellent community and customer service and to continuously building a smarter and exceptional agency by concentrating on four pillars:
Each of these four pillars are part of our regularly updated Strategic Plan. Download the document below to learn more!
The Triple Crown distinction is rare. Since the establishment of the award in 1993, fewer than 100 sheriffs offices have qualified. Established by the National Sheriff's Association, this certification recognizes sheriff offices that achieve simultaneous accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, the American Correctional Association, and the National Commission on Correctional Healthcare. Achieving these accreditations individually is a daunting task and acquiring all three at the same time is an extraordinary feat. Learn more about our certifications.