Sheriff's Office

Crime Stoppers Reward

The Cole County Sheriff’s Department is currentlyinvestigating a homicide that occurred on Sunday, 06/11/17 in the 5200 block ofCollier Court. The victim, identified as Deon Thompson, was found deceased ofapparent gunshot wounds..

Jefferson City Area Crime Stoppers is offering a $1,000.00reward for information that leads to an arrest. Anyone with information can go to www.jeffcitycrimestoppers.comor call 573-659-TIPS (8477).


Sheriff's Office Rendering
We at the Cole County Sheriff’s Office are a group of individuals dedicated to making life better and safer in Cole County. The Cole County Sheriff’s Office consists of 4 divisions:
  • Administration
  • Jail
  • Patrol
  • Support Services
Support Services is split into Communications Section and Civil Sections. Within these divisions we also have School Resource/DARE, Animal Control, K9, and SWAT.

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There’s an App for That


Cole County Sheriff’s Office is now a part of MobilePatrol. This is a free app on iTunes and Google Play. Search for "MobilePatrol" and once downloaded, select our office. This app has Detention Center information as well as Victim Notification Information.

Job Opportunities


  •  We are currently accepting applications for Patrol Deputy.

  Cole County Sheriff's Department Job Application

Remember to turn in a typing test with your application.