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.
Butte County's Most Wanted




The Butte County Sheriff's Office is seeking Michael Timothy Silvera for a warrant charging him with possession of a short barreled shotgun or rifle.  
He is 5'11" tall and weighs 125 pounds. He has brown hair and hazel eyes. He is 23 years old. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Butte County Sheriff's Office at 538-7449.


The Butte County Sheriff's Office is also seeking Jose Antonio Gomez for a felony warrant charging him with two counts of receiving stolen property.
He is 5'7" tall and weighs 185 pounds. He has brown hair and brown eyes. He is 35 years old. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Butte County Sheriff's Office at 538-7449.


The Paradise Police Department is looking for Allan Wayne Dopps for a warrant charging him with possession of a stolen vehicle. 
He has brown hair and hazel eyes and weighs 230 pounds. He is 6'3" tall. He is 35 years old. Anyone with information is urged to call the Paradise Police Department at 872-6241.

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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

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