Legal Defenders Association (LDA)
The legal defenders office provides low cost or no cost legal representation for criminal defendants deemed indigent by the courts.
Salt Lake County Government
Salt Lake County Home Page
Web portal to all of Salt Lake County Government.
Learn about the current job openings in Salt Lake County.
There are hundreds of little ways to make your community a better place to live. Whether you have an hour a week or one day a month, Salt Lake County Volunteer Programs need you!
Criminal Justice Advisory Council (CJAC)
The mission of CJAC is to create crime reduction strategies for Salt Lake County.
District Attorney's Office
The SLCoDistrict Attorney's Office (DA's Office) is committed to keeping our community a safe and inviting place to live. The office serves as a driving force for many initiatives and programs that work to reduce crime, protect innocent victims, and enhance the lives of County residents.
Human Services Department
The SLCoHuman Services Department is responsible for developing and promoting programs that improve the quality of life in the County and are economical, effective, and accessible.
The mission of the Salt Lake County Jail is to protect the public through the booking and detention of individuals who pose a danger to society, provide humane care to those incarcerated, and facilitate programs which will assist them in avoiding future criminal activity.
The Salt Lake County Sheriff's Office, in partnership with the community, proactively protects and serves the community through progressive, comprehensive, and cost-effective law enforcement, corrections initiatives and court services.
Behavioral Health Services
The SLCoDivision of Behavioral Health Services administers substance abuse Prevention, Treatment services, and Mental Health Services under the direction of the Local Authority (County Council) in Salt Lake County. These services constitute the largest program in Utah for substance abuse and mental health treatment.
SLCoYouth Services provides children, youth and families in crisis with immediate safety, shelter and support.
Utah Department of Human Services
Utah Department of Human Services (DHS) provides direct and contracted services to our most vulnerable children, families and adults.
Utah Domestic Violence Council
A council that leads a collaborative, statewide, effort to eliminate domestic violence.
University of Utah - Utah Criminal Justice Center - Studies
To date the UCJC has conducted over 40 studies of the criminal justice system. These studies have assisted decision makers within our state as they develop policy and statutes to govern the criminal justice system.
Valley Mental Health
Valley Mental Health is a behavioral healthcare provider for Salt Lake, Summit and Tooele County residents. They specialize in mental health, substance abuse and prevention services for adults, children, youth and seniors.