Public Safety

Larimer County Sheriff's Office (LCSO) - Berthoud Squad

The Town of Berthoud contracts with the Larimer County Sheriff's Office for law enforcement services within the Town limits of Berthoud.  

Learn more about LCSO and services provided using the tabs below:

Larimer County Sheriff's Department Mission Statement

One Agency, One Mission: Public Safety

Our Mission is to protect and preserve life, liberty and property by providing superior public safety services in Larimer County.

374 employees work for the Sheriff's Office serving the citizens of Larimer County. An annual budget of just under forty million dollars is used to operate the agency in order to fulfill the statutory duties of the Sheriff. The statutory duties of the Sheriff are:

  • Law Enforcement
  • Keeper of the Jail
  • Officer of the Court
  • Court Security
  • Transportation of Prisoners
  • Fire Warden
  • Search and Rescue
  • Hazardous Materials

The Larimer County Sheriff's Office is divided into five divisions:

  • Executive Services Division
  • Patrol Division
  • Investigations Division
  • Jail Division
  • Support Services Division In addition to the dedicated people who work at the Sheriff's Office, hundreds of committed volunteers assist us in our duties every day in order that we may better serve the citizens of Larimer County.

For more information, visit the Larimer County Sheriff's website

Additional Resources

For emergency situations, please call 911 to reach the appropriate resources for your situation

The organizations that provide other emergency services and support elements of public safety in Berthoud include:

Fire Protection

Berthoud Fire Protection District

The Town of Berthoud and the areas nearby are protected by the Berthoud Fire Protection District. The Berthoud Fire Protection District is responsible for fire protection, Emergency Medical Services, public fire education, and prevention duties for an area of 98 square miles within Larimer, Boulder, and Weld counties.

Contact the BFPD for non-emergency issues or for information on their programs at:

275 Mountain Avenue
Berthoud, CO 80513
Berthoud Fire Protection District Website


Thompson Valley EMS

Located in Loveland Colorado, TVEMS is the area's leading provider of Emergency Medical Services, EMS Education and Training, EMT Training, Job Safety Training, and more.

Contact TVEMS for non-emergency issues or for information about their services at:

4480 Clydesdale Parkway
Loveland, CO 80538
Thompson Valley Emergency Medical Services Website

Other Resources

If you are a victim of identity theft, in addition to assistance from the Sheriff's Department, the Federal Trade Commission's website has information and resources.

The Colorado Bureau of Investigations Website

Recent information updates from the Sheriff's Department can be seen at Larimer County Sheriff's Office Website.