Sheriff's Office
Sheriff Jerry W. SmithThe Sheriff’s Office serves all the citizens of Butte County by providing a mix of public safety and public service functions. The Sheriff’s Office provides around-the-clock law enforcement service to every region of the county. In addition to 24 hour policing, we offer Butte County citizens a full range of services including, coroner services, civil services, court security and corrections.

Swedes Fire Information

Fire information line: 530.538.7826

As of 6:00 p.m., Evacuation Orders are Lifted for Swedes Fire in Bangor Area

Immediate Evacuation Order lifted at 6:00 p.m. (July 30th) for the following areas:

  • Stoney Oaks Loop
  • Gold Mountain Road
  • Stoney Oaks Blvd.
  • Obert Drive
  • Gaston Booth Drive

Evacuation Warning lifted at 1:00 p.m. (July 30th) for the following areas:

  • Swedes Flat Road between Chinese Wall Road and Rob mill Road extending north to Verner Oaks Drive. This area specifically includes Swedes Flat Road and all roads off of Swedes Flat Road with the exception of Stoney Oaks Loop between Chinese Wall and Robinson Mill Road.

View a full description of evacuation levels.

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Phone: 530.538.7321

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Sheriff's Office
33 County Center Dr
Oroville, CA 95965

Chico Substation
479 E. Park Ave
Chico, CA 95928

Magalia Substation
14166 Skyway
Magalia, CA 95954

Office Hours
Monday to Friday
8:00am to 4:30pm