Sheriff's Office

Sheriff's OfficeSheriff Jesse Slaughter took office January 1st, 2019. The Sheriff's Office primary concern is the safety and well-being of all persons and property in Cascade County.


Responsibilities include: 

  • Executing court-issued civil and criminal process
  • Providing patrol and investigative functions
  • Providing a secure, healthy detention facility
  • Providing professional training for personnel
  • Maintaining an accurate record-keeping system

Concealed Weapons Permits

Concealed weapons permits must be authorized and issued by the Sheriff's Office. For more information concerning these permits, please view our related links.

Fingerprinting Services

Valid picture ID is required. The cost is $10 for 2 fingerprint cards.                                               Monday - Friday 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Also available at the Juvenile Detention Center                                                                                 Monday - Friday 10:00am - 4:00pm                                                                                                      Thursday Evenings 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Rural Animal Control

Rural animal control is also performed by the Sheriff's Office. If you live outside the Great Falls city limits and have a concern and/or problem with domestic animals, please contact this office at 406-454-6820.

Adult Detention Center

Add Money to an Inmate's Account

  • Mail in a Money Order addressed to the inmate.

Inmate's First & Last Name
3800 Ulm North Frontage Road
Great Falls, MT 59404

  • Use the Kiosk in the CCSO lobby.
  • offers fast easy ways to deposit money into an inmate's account.

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