“Making a Difference”


203 South 9th Street

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Phone: (719) 254-3344

Email the Chief: mbethel@rockyfordpd.com


Twitter: @RockyFordPD

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Southeast Health Group (SHG) is a private nonprofit corporation providing mental health, substance use disorder, primary care and wellness services to six rural and frontier Colorado counties. Mental Health Emergency 800-511-5446 SouthEastHealthGroup.org


Child Car Seat Safety Program We provide education to area police, fire, and emergency responders and the public, in the area of child safety restraints. Trainings and car seat checks are held periodically throughout the tri-county area. In January 2003, we were designated as a permanent fitting station by Child Passenger Safety Team Colorado. TriCountyFamilyCareCenter.org

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16th Judicial District Website
Find all the info you’re looking for on the 16th Judicial District Courts, Judges, Cases, Juries, Career Opportunities, Services, and FAQ. courts.state.co.us




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9-1-1 Tips
In Case of Emergency
Police – Fire – Medical
Dial 9-1-1


rachels-challengeRachel’s Challenge is a national non-profit organization dedicated to creating safe, connected school environments where learning and teaching are maximized. We motivate and equip students to start and sustain a chain reaction of kindness and compassion that transforms schools and communities. RachelsChallenge.org


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Animal Shelter

Wanting a new pet? Check out the Rocky Ford Animal Shelter to find your new best friend. We are a small rural shelter but we care. We do our very best to ensure that all animals are treated humane and with dignity. Animals in our facility are provided a comfortable environment to reside in until they can be placed.

203 South 9th Street

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Phone: (719) 254-3344

Email: RFanimalshelter@RockyFordPD.com

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Code Enforcement

Rocky Ford’s Code Enforcement is now handled by the Public Works Department.

Phone: (719) 254-7414

Employment Opportunities

All applications to the RFPD must be submitted through the Colorado Workforce Center in La Junta.  All applications are held for 12 months in case of openings.

La Junta Workforce Center

308 Santa Fe Ave.
LaJunta, CO 81050

Phone Number: (719) 383-3191

Fax: (719) 384-8317

Job Hotline: 719-384-5627

E-mail: cdle_la_junta_wfc@state.co.us