The County of Monterey Office of the Sheriff seeks to protect the lives and property of the citizens in Monterey County, Calif. The office provides law enforcement services and operates a county jail. It maintains administrative and enforcement and custody operations bureaus. The County of Monterey Office of the Sheriff sponsors youth programs, supports volunteer groups and has an honor guard unit. The office offers crime prevention tips and posts a most wanted list. It engages in patrol, homeland security, investigations, narcotics and detention operations. The County of Monterey Office of the Sheriff has a location in Salinas, Calif.