Butte County Sheriff's Office
Sheriff Kory L. HoneaThe 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.







Deputy Sheriff Openings

Correctional Deputy Openings

Internship Opportunities

The Butte County Sheriff’s Office is now accepting applications for our Internship Programs for the Spring 2023 semester.

Our Law Enforcement Internship Program is open to students attending Butte College or Chico State that are working towards a degree in Administration of Justice or Criminal Justice. Click the link below to learn more.

Law Enforcement Internship Program

Our Morgue Internship Program is open to Anthropology students at Chico State that are working towards a Certificate in Forensic Science.

Morgue Internship Program

Apply here:

Internship Application


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 Contact BCSO

Sheriff's Office

Phone: 530.538.7321

Jail: 530.538.7471

General Email Inquiries


 Locations & Hours

Sheriff's Office
5 Gillick Way
Oroville, CA 95965

Chico Substation
479 E. Park Ave
Chico, CA 95928

Magalia Substation
14166 Skyway
Magalia, CA 95954

Office Hours:

Civil Division
M-Th - 8:00am to 4:30pm
F - 8:00am - 1:00pm

Records Division
M-F - 8:00am to 4:30pm