Divisions – Special Services


The Ventura County Sheriff’s Office is comprised of four primary divisions. Assistant Sheriff Gary Pentis will oversee Detention Services and Special Services while Assistant Sheriff Steve DeCesari will oversee Patrol Services and Support Services. Our Patrol Division services the County of Ventura and the five contract cities of Camarillo, Fillmore, Moorpark, Ojai, and Thousand Oaks, … Read more

Detention Services – Jail Services

Detention Services

The Detention Services Division is the largest of the four divisions in both personnel and budget. This includes all jobs related to inmate services such as reception, booking and classification, jail services, courtroom and pre-trial security. Currently, there are three jail facilities.