Anaconda-Deer Lodge County Chief Law Enforcement Officer

Employer / Organization

Deer Lodge County

Next Election

Nov 08, 2022

Filing Window

Jan 13, 2022 - Jan 13, 2022


The chief law enforcement officer oversees the law enforcement department, including deputies and administrative support. This role enforces the law and is in charge of local jails. The chief law enforcement officer is sometimes called upon to serve subpoenas, protection orders, and eviction notices.

Application Guidelines
If you would like to be included on the ballot for county office, follow these three steps. 1) Contact the county election administrator. The election office can provide information about the availability of filing papers and answer questions regarding nominating petitions and other ballot procedures. 2) Arrange to pick up required paperwork. 3) Return your completed paperwork within the designated filing window. Party candidates will need to meet earlier deadlines to participate in the primary.

Submit application to:
Deer Lodge County, 800 Main, Anaconda, MT, 59711, US