The Deschutes County Sheriff s Office provides community policing and public safety services to the residents of Deschutes County, Ore. It operates an emergency management program for natural disasters, terrorist activities, and energy and material shortages. The office conducts various community-based educational sessions on safe driving tips, concealed weapons and prevention of identity theft. The Deschutes County Sheriff s Office also operates a Citizen s Academy that conducts sessions on criminal investigations, crime scene analysis, emergency management and homeland security. The Deschutes County Sheriff s Office is located in Bend, Ore.