Public Safety

Safe neighborhoods and a strong sense of community

Douglas County Sheriff

The City partners with a number of agencies, including the Douglas County Sheriff's Office, to provide safety services:

As always, in case of an emergency, please call 9-1-1.

Police Services: Douglas County Sheriff's Office

Office: 303.660.7505

Tip Line: 303.660.7579


For a visual representation of Castle Pines patrol area, the city is located in district 06 on the Sheriff's Office Patrol Districts map. The sheriff's office is located in the Justice Center, 4000 Justice Way, Castle Rock.


Visit the Douglas County Sheriff’s website for additional information, including:

Fire Protection/Paramedics: South Metro Fire Rescue



Visit South Metro's website for additional information.


Castle Pines is served by the South Metro Fire Rescue Authority’s Station 36, located at Castle Pines Parkway and Debbie Lane. The station’s equipment includes a paramedic ambulance, a fire engine and a water tanker for working in areas inaccessible by fire hydrants.

Fire Restrictions

The Douglas County Sheriff's Office, in consultation with area fire protection agencies, will set fire restrictions if current weather conditions are severe. For information about fire restrictions, please see these Douglas County Sheriff’s website pages:

Important Fire Safety Information:

Animal Control

Normal Business Hours: 303.660.7529

Urgent Matters: 303.660.7500 (24 hours/day)

The Great Outdoors

Naturally, part of the appeal of living in Castle Pines is its close proximity to the Rocky Mountains and all manner of outdoor sport activities. Here is a selection of informative resources that can help ensure you have a safe and enjoyable time while out playing and exploring.


Hunting and fishing rules and wildlife education: Colorado Division of Wildlife


Pine beetles, bark beetles and other infestations: Colorado State Forest Service


Emergency preparedness:

Douglas County

State of Colorado


Wildfire mitigation: 

Douglas County

Wildland fire management