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Re-Elect Sheriff Mike McIntosh
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Re-Elect Mike McIntosh For Sheriff


Sheriff Michael McIntosh has lived in Adams County for four decades and has served in the Adams County Sheriff’s Office for 30 years.

Since taking office in 2015, he has focused on community engagement and outreach with an emphasis on public safety. Fostering unity within the Agency and building relationships with members of the public are hallmarks of his service.

Michael is a United States Navy Veteran having served on the USS Constellation. Additionally, He is a graduate of the FBI National Academy, Northwestern University School of Police Staff and Command, Law Enforcement Executive Development Seminar, and the Leadership Program of the Rockies. He serves in a wide array of community groups, to include Special Olympics of Colorado, Community Reach Center, and Chairman of the Board for the Adams County Sheriff’s Foundation.

He and his wife, Cathy have been married for over 30 years. Their grown children and their spouses also reside in Adams County and bring great joy to their lives. Michael also enjoys playing golf and attending occasional Colorado Rockies and Denver Broncos games.

“Sheriff Mike McIntosh is a strong leader who is wholly committed to public safety. As the communities within Adams County continue to grow at unprecedented rates, I can think of no better man to hold the office of Sheriff. I am proud to endorse his bid for re-election.”

Heidi Williams,
Mayor of Thornton, CO





“Sheriff McIntosh began making an impact on Adams County the day he took office. Under his leadership, our communities have drawn together in unity and collaboration. Not only is he passionate about public safety, he’s a leader among leaders. I encourage everyone to re-elect our Sheriff, Mike McIntosh.”

Clint Blackhurst
Former Chief of Police, Brighton, CO




“I respect this man tremendously. He’s a great leader.”

“At the Senate, sheriffs have a lot of influence. We look to the leader of the county sheriffs of Colorado, and that’s Mike. It’s critical that we keep Mike in this position. He represents everybody in Adams County: Republicans, Democrats, and Independents. When we talk to him about certain bills, his voice carries a lot of influence and a lot of weight.”

“Mike makes sheriff a higher calling. We need to keep him in leadership for Adams County and for the State of Colorado.”

Colorado Senator John Cooke





Sheriff’s Cookie Recipe

October 1, 2018

As we observe

National Homemade Cookie Day,

we thought it a great time to post the famous

Sheriff’s Cookie Recipe:


1 stick softened butter
1 c. brown sugar
1/2 c. peanut butter
1 egg
2 tsp vanilla
3/4 c. flour
1 tsp baking soda
1 tsp cornstarch
1/4 tsp baking powder
1/4 tsp salt
1/2 c. quick oats
1 1/2 c. chocolate chips
1 c. coconut flakes

Preheat oven to 350 degrees
In a stand mixer, cream together butter, brown sugar, and peanut butter for 4-5 minutes
Mix in egg and vanilla
In a separate bowl, combine flour, baking soda, cornstarch, baking powder, and salt. Stir to mix.
Slowly add dry ingredients to creamed mixture
Add remaining ingredients and mix on low speed until all combine
Make 1-inch balls with the dough and place on cookie sheets
Bake for 7-9 minutes

Makes about 2 dozen cookies