Latest News and Media Releases

19C01801 Social Media Threat - Cashmere School District Lockout

Posted By: Sheriff's Office on February 26, 2019

Sheriff Brian Burnett reports on February 22nd, 2019 the Chelan County Sheriff’s Office School Resource Officer for the Cashmere School District, Deputy Mutch was advised by school staff of an online post threatening the safety of Cashmere High School. Read more ...

CRDTF Arrest

Posted By: Sheriff's Office on February 21, 2019

The Columbia River Drug Task Force would like to announce that James T. McGuire, a 39 year old East Wenatchee resident, recently plead guilty to one count of Possession with Intent to Distribute 50 grams or more of actual Methamphetamine in the United States District Court of Eastern Washington. Read more ...

19C01764 Gun Shots in Cashmere

Posted By: Sheriff's Office on February 21, 2019

Sheriff Brian Burnett reports on February 20th 2019 at approximately 6:55 pm Deputies were dispatched to a disturbance in the 3600 block of Selfs Motel Road in Cashmere. Read more ...

19C01601 Injured Snowmobiler Near Sugarload Lookout

Posted By: Sheriff's Office on February 15, 2019

Sheriff Brian Burnett reports that 39-year-old Benjamin Hayden of Woodland, WA was injured this afternoon while snowmobiling near Sugarloaf Lookout approximately 12 miles northeast of Leavenworth. Read more ...

K9s and Wines Fundraiser

Posted By: Sheriff's Office on January 16, 2019

K9s and Wines Fundraiser Saturday, April 13, 2019 2PM to 5PM - Pybus LocalTel Event Center Read more ...

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The Sheriff is responsible for the provision of police services in the unincorporated portion of the County, including patrol, criminal investigation, and emergency response. The Sheriff is elected “at large” to a four-year term.

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