Sheriff – Aaron Shiplett
Undersheriff – Chris Griffin
News: Fire Season 2017
Records Department Hours
The records department hours are Monday – Thursday, 8am to 4pm. We are closed Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
Official visitation times are on Thursdays, from 4pm to 6pm. A 15 minute visitation is permitted. If you are travelling long distances, you may be allowed altered or extended visitation times, or special circumstances, only if pre-approved by the Sheriff or Jail Staff and scheduled in advance.
Due to changes in CBI’s policies on civil fingerprints, the Baca County Sheriff’s Office will no longer be able to perform that service. To be fingerprinted for teaching, childcare, nursing, or other civil purposes, make an appointment at the website below. Locations are available in Springfield and Lamar.
- Baca County Sheriff’s Office Job Application
- Voluntary Statement Form
- Background Check
- Open Records Request
- Concealed Weapon Permit
- Sheriff Posse – Search and Rescue Application