Now Accepting Applications

The Skamania County Sheriff's Office is now accepting applications for Telecommuicator, Corrections/Dispatch, Patrol Deputy and Civil Deputy. The testing will take place on September 12th at the Stevenson High School located at 390 Gropper Rd, Stevenson, WA 98648.  Click on the link below to … [Read more...]

 Berry Picker Near Mt. Adams Found

 August 2, 2015   A fixed wing aircraft assisting in the search for the missing berry picker off Forest road 24 in the Sawtooth Berry fields near Troutlake, WA spotted the missing berry picker this morning.  Wasco Fujiwara had been the subject of an intensive search effort since Thursday … [Read more...]

Search Continues For Berry Picker Near Mt. Adams

  August 1, 2015   The Skamania County Sheriff’s Office is continuing search operations off Forest road 24 in the Sawtooth Berry fields near Troutlake, WA.  The Sheriff’s dispatch center received a call at approximately 3:00pm on July 30, 2015 from 57 year old Lisa Fujiwara out of Bend … [Read more...]

Search For Berry Picker Near Mt. Adams

July 31, 2015     The Skamania County Sheriff’s Office is currently conducting search operations of Forest road 24 in the Sawtooth Berry fields near Troutlake, WA.  The Sheriff’s dispatch center received a call at approximately 3:00pm on July 30, 2015 from 57 year old Lisa Fujiwara … [Read more...]

Fall Victim On Upper Lewis River

July 18, 2015   At approximately 3pm on Saturday, July 18th, the Skamania County Sheriff’s 911 center received a cell phone call reporting a fall victim near the middle falls on the upper portion of the Lewis River.   Leslie Cliffe, 47 years of age from Portland Oregon reported her father George … [Read more...]

Burn Ban Now In Effect *Updated*

Please click on the link to read the burn ban resolution passed by the Skmania County Board of Commissioners. 2015 Burn Ban Resolution Expanding NOTICE TO SKAMANIA COUNTY RESIDENTS All burning allowed under the Skamania County Self-Issue Permit For Small Debris Fires will no longer be … [Read more...]

Stevenson Man Injured In Motorcycle Collision

June 6, 2015   A 46 year old Stevenson man was found over an embankment approximately 8 miles above Stevenson Friday afternoon.  Matt L’Hommedieu had left on Thursday afternoon for a motorcycle ride and had not returned to his residence.  A passerby, traveling north on the DNR 2000 road Friday … [Read more...]

National Police Week

May 6, 2015   The week of May 10-16, 2015 is officially recognized as National Police Week.  This annual observance is filled with events across the nation that take time to honor our nations law enforcement officers who have given the ultimate sacrifice and died in the line of duty.  The … [Read more...]

Skamania County Sheriffs Office Now Accepting Applications

The Skamania County Sheriff's Office will be accepting applications for employment effective immediately to develop an eligibility list.  Applications will be accepted for Civil Deputy, Road Deputy, Corrections/Dispatch Deputy, and Telecommunicator.   The testing date will be May 30th 2015. Click … [Read more...]

Oregon Man Arrested For Rape Of a Child

  February 19, 2015   Detectives with the Skamania County Sheriff’s Office arrested a 37 year old Tualatin Oregon man Wednesday night after they learned he had come to Skamania County with the intent of transporting a juvenile female back to Oregon to have sexual contact with … [Read more...]