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Sheriff's Technician

Sheriff's Technicians have the opportunity to serve their communities in a clerical capacity by providing law enforcement support to the Sheriff's Office and allied agencies. Sheriff's Technicians are vital to the function of the agency and various programs. Learn more.

Deputy Sheriff

Deputy Sheriff's have the opportunity to protect their communities by proactively investigating suspicious activity and reactively responding to calls for service. Deputies also serve the community by assisting in non-enforcement activities. Learn more.

Dispatcher

Sheriff's Public Safety Dispatchers have the opportunity to serve their communities by connecting services to citizens and first responders in their time of need. This is a fast-paced, highly specialized career that is both exciting and very rewarding. Learn more.

Correctional Officer

​Sheriff's Correctional Officers serve and protect their communities in a unique way; by enforcing rules and laws while delivering consistent and humane care to those placed in our custody. Correctional Officers are a major part of the criminal justice process. Learn more.

The Sheriff's Vision

A modern approach to traditional law enforcement values

  • Total enforcement on crime and criminals

  • Total care for victims, witnesses, and the community

  • Total professionalism, through training and by example

Our Mission

"The mission of the El Dorado County Sheriff's Office is to uphold the law through the investigation and enforcement of criminal and civil law, to provide leadership and law enforcement support to allied law enforcement agencies, to deliver consistent and humane treatment to those placed in our care and custody, and to perform these responsibilities in a manner that is responsive to the needs of our community and faithful to the Constitution of the United States and the Constitution of the State of California."

John D'Agostini

Sheriff

Bryan Golmitz

Undersheriff

Matt Foxworthy

Captain

Ed Falkenstein

Captain

Tasha Thompson

Captain

Jon DeVille

Chief Financial Officer

Our Command Staff