El Paso County Sheriff’s Deputy Arrested

March 15, 2018

On Wednesday, March 14, 2018, the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office was notified of the arrest of Deputy Michael Christian stemming from an investigation by the 4th Judicial District Attorney’s Office.  Deputy Christian was hired by the Sheriff’s Office in March 2008.  He has been placed on Administrative Leave without pay pending the outcome of the criminal investigation. 

A mug shot of Mr. Christian is attached to this Media Release

In as much as this is an active investigation, we will not be making further comments or releases regarding this case.  All further inquiries must be directed to the 4th Judicial District Attorney’s Office.

MR 18-021