The mission of the County of San Luis Obispo Sheriff's Office is to protect all life and property and to provide service, security, and safety to the community. Our vision is to be the most progressive and creative leaders within the law enforcement community, and ensure our County remains one of the safest places to live and visit. The County Sheriff's Office provides service to the unincorporated areas of San Luis Obispo County. For more detailed and up-to-date information about the County Sheriff's Office please check out our Annual Report.


Please visit the County of San Luis Obispo's Sheriff's Office website at any time for more information. 

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County Jail

County Officials Work with US Department of Justice to Review Jail Services

The County of San Luis Obispo announced today the U.S. Department of Justice will be conducting an independent investigation to review the medical and mental health care of inmates in the jail.

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Sheriff's Office Launches New Mobile Phone App

A new mobile app is designed to provide improved communication with the citizens we serve.