News and Press Releases

The Sheriff's Office wants to keep you informed of significant events impacting the public safety of our county. Because of the dynamic nature of news and events, we are going to provide news and information through our social media outlets. Please follow us on either or both sites, accessed through the buttons below:

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If you have an emergency, please dial 911.
If you wish to report a crime or suspicious activity, please call Dispatch on the non-emergency line at 509-422-7232, opt.4.

Please do not attempt to report crimes or suspicious activities on our social media pages, they are not continuously monitored.

NOTE: The Sheriff's Office social media pages are intended to share information to the widest possible audience. Social media is a powerful tool when it comes to sharing information because it reaches so many people in our community. When commenting, please be respectful, contribute positively, and share information to others that may not have it. Please note that comments spreading incorrect information, comments attacking or disparaging individuals, or comments with political messaging or promoting commercial content, will be hidden.