Police Department

South Fork Police Department

100 Silver Thread Lane

PO Box 369

South Fork, Colorado 81154

Phone (719) 873-1040, Fax (719) 873-1042

E-mail: policechief@southfork.org

Find us on Facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/policechief951/?ref=aymt_homepage_panel


Honesty, Dignity, Integrity

It is the mission of the South Fork Police Department to provide the community with efficient, effective and professional law enforcement service, which will enhance and enrich the lives of all its citizens. We will accomplish this mission by living a life of integrity, accepting nothing less than honesty, showing dignity for all. By being dependable, objective and fair in our dealings with the community. We will always accept responsibility for our actions and continue to seek improvement in our professional lives.


Emergency Contact Lists

Depositing Snow on Roadway Prohibited

Road conditions can be found at cotrip.org

Accident Reports are available upon request and are $5.00 per copy.


How the CABS Program Works:

You can choose to be fingerprinted at any of our convenient locations. When you need fingerprinting the new, streamlined process look like this:

  1. Online Registration - You will register through our online Enrollment Center at www.coloradofingerprinting.com where you will identify yourself and the entity requesting your report.
  2. Convenient Location and Time - Use the Enrollment Center to select a convenient location, date and time for your appointment.
  3. Payment or Billing Account - After providing all required information you can pay with either credit card, money order or provide a billing account number if provided by your requesting institution.
  4. Confirmation - You receive an appointment confirmation with your Order Number by text and by email.
  5. Fingerprinting - Go to the fingerprint location at your scheduled time. Provide the Order Number to the enrollment agent along with your government issued photo ID (drivers license, state issued ID, US passport or foreign-issued passport). Your livescan fingerprints, digital photo and digital signature are then captured and submitted to CBI.
  6. Results - The results are returned by CBI to the entity requesting your report.
  7. Status - You can login to the Enrollment Center at any time to see the status of your fingerprint submission.

Please contact us 720-292-2722, toll free 833-224-2227 or email info@coloradofingerprinting.com if you have any questions or need assistance.


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Town of South Fork Emergency Operations Plan

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Online Ticket Payment

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Helpful Information

Department of Motor Vehicle

Vehicle Registration — Rio Grande County Clerk/Recorders Office: (719) 657-3334


Driver License

Required to change after 30 days to a Colorado driver license after becoming a resident.

DMV, 715 6th St., Alamosa (719) 589-4274


Department of Revenue

The go to site for motor vehicle, taxes and driver information


The South Fork Police Department needs your help, please report all suspicious activity, persons and vehicles in your neighborhood. Together we can make our community safe.

Please be aware of of the Public Health and Safety Ordinance 02-05 regarding trash containers and littering.