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Our goal is to protect and serve the residents of Santa Cruz County by providing a safe environment through vigilance, crime prevention, and partnerships with other law enforcement agencies, community organizations and local residents.

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The Sheriff's Office is committed to solemnly, faithfully and impartially support the Constitution of the United States, and the laws of the State of Arizona. As an organization and as individuals, we pledge to be valiant to the public trust.


Community Bulletin

Is your child riding safe?

Come join us and learn how to install your child's car seat.

Let a Child Passenger Safety Technician check your child's safety restraint!

When: Friday, May 06, 2016

Time: 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Location: Nogales Walmart Parking Lot 


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Santa Cruz County Alerts

Santa Cruz County Emergency Management is administering a county-wide wireless emergency alert system. Existing unblocked land lines will automatically be a part of the system - but not mobile devices unless you opt in.

The WENS system allows you as a member of the public to sign up your mobile device for alerts such as:

  • Severe weather alerts: severe thunderstorm, flash flood, wildfire, dust storm, etc.
  • Emergency situation alerts:  hazardous materials spills, major road closures, power outages, etc.
  • Air Quality Advisories       
  • Boil Water Advisories   

Click on the logo below to sign up and start receiving Alerts!