Important Notice/Dispatch Services for Sheriff's Office
Otero County Sheriff’s Office has combined Dispatch with Rocky Ford Communications Center.
If you are experiencing an emergency, please call 911.
To reach Dispatch directly, please call 719-254-3344.
The following message will be heard when calling 719-384-5941, please make a selection:
“You have reached Otero County Sheriff’s Office, Press 1 for Dispatch, Press 2 for Office, Press 3 for Detention”
Note: Option 1 – All calls for Deputy Service (Domestic, burglary, theft, etc.)
Option 2 – Administration, CHP questions, Civil Process, Transports, etc.
Option 3 – Detention, Booking, Inmate questions, and Bond Info
High Prairie Homes Attainable Housing Project
The Southeast Colorado Enterprise Development team, the Southern Colorado Economic Development District, and High Prairie Homes will deliver 127 dwellings, including single-family homes and duplexes, in 2022-2023.
This project is a concerted effort and regional partnership between the local, county, state, and federal governments. Attainable housing that is long-term, safe, and energy-efficient, will provide opportunities for both homeownership and rentals to the local workforce.
Learn more and apply through the yellow box!