A Message From Sheriff Bill Gore
Welcome to the San Diego County Sheriff’s Web site. I invite you to learn about the many services we provide, and hope you will join with us in making San Diego County the safest urban county in the nation.
William D. Gore, Sheriff
Concealed Weapons (CCW) Decision Statement
Scammers are currently posing as members of the Sheriff’s Department calling people by phone demanding money to settle unpaid traffic tickets or missed jury service. We never make calls of this nature. Hang up immediately if you get such a call.
News release »
TV interview »
Responsible Pet Ownership
The Sheriff’s Department is joining with the County Department of Animal Services (SDDAC) to encourage responsible pet ownership.
SDDAC offers a free class to the public called Pet Parenting 101.
Department of Animal Services »
Dog Bite Information »
“Take Me Home” Registry
The Take Me Home Registry is a utility to provide
important information to law enforcement officials who may come into contact with those having disabilities such as Autism, Dementia, Alzheimer’s, Down syndrome, deafness or any other
More information & Registration »
Sheriff’s Most Wanted
The Sheriff’s Department asks for your help to locate individuals wanted for committing local crimes. Check back often for updates.
Most Wanted Page »
Cold Case Homicides
Vacation Home Checks
If you plan
to be away from home, you can request free vacation checks of your home by completing a request form and delivering it to yourlocal station
or by emailing the completed form to the following email address:email@example.com.
Vacation Check Form »
Vacation Check Flyer »
Home Security Tips »
A chance for inmates to pay their debt to society on the fire lines.
Place cursor over text to pause
Start Smart Program
The Start Smart Program is an opportunity for new drivers and their parents/guardians to clearly understand their responsibilities when a
teen starts to drive. Taught by trained law enforcement personnel, it creates awareness of possible consequences, both financial and
physical, of distracted or impaired driving, and provides applicable information about collision prevention.
More information »
En Español »