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.
Records

 

The Records Office performs many functions within the Sheriff’s Office, and is responsible for maintaining incident reports, bookings into the jail and reporting statistics to the California Department of Justice. Electronic fingerprinting, known as Live Scan, is also done for background clearances needed for employment or licensing. Applications for various permits and licenses are processed in this office, including concealed weapons permits, alarm permits, solicitor permits, peddler permits, explosive permits or licenses for firearms dealers. The Records Office is also responsible for registering the addresses of sex offenders, narcotics offenders, arson offenders and some gang members.

Documents

Concealed Weapons Permit Application


Concealed Weapons Permit Instructions

 

Alarm Permit Application

 

Alarm Permit Summary

Public Logs  Medical Marijuana Information  Concealed Carry Weapon Permit

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Sheriff's Office

Phone: 530.538.7321

Jail: 530.538.7471

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 BCSO Locations & Hours

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