Sheriff’s Office Seeks Assistance in Robbery Investigation

11/15/19 @ 1500 The Skamania County Sheriff’s Office requests assistance in locating two vehicles of interest (shown below). Theses vehicles were last seen at the Fern Prairie Market in Camas, WA. This contact is related to a robbery investigation in rural Washougal on November 12, 2019. If … [Read more...]

Sheriff’s Office Investigates Robbery

Wednesday, November 13 2019 0930 AM On Tuesday, November 12, 2019, at approximately 9:09 pm The Skamania County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call from a neighbor reporting a disturbance at an address on Highland Road in Washougal, WA. The caller advised he could hear a vehicle revving … [Read more...]

Missing Mushroom Hunter Found

Thursday, 31 October,2019 @ 1030 AM On Thursday, October 30, 2019, at approximately 2:21 pm The Skamania County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a deceased person just off the USFS 60 Road, near a deserted hunting camp. The reporting party, Glenn Byrd, of Vancouver, WA, reported an Asian … [Read more...]

10/29 UPDATE – Search for 78 year old Mushroom Picker

Tuesday, 22 October,20190930 AMOn Saturday, October 19, 2019, at approximately 4:17 pm The Skamania County Sheriff’s Office received a report that an overdue/missing mushroom picker on the USFS 60 Road, 10 miles north of Carson, WA. The mushroom picker, Richard L. Sugai, 78, Beaverton, OR, was … [Read more...]

Search in progress for 78 year old mushroom picker

Tuesday, 22 October,2019 0930 AM On Saturday, October 19, 2019, at approximately 4:17 pm The Skamania County Sheriff’s Office received a report that an overdue/missing mushroom picker on the USFS 60 Road, 10 miles north of Carson, WA.  The mushroom picker, Richard L. Sugai, 78, Beaverton, OR, … [Read more...]

Search Resumes Today For Overdue Mushroom Picker

Monday, 14 October 2019 0830 AM On Saturday, October 12, 2019, at approximately 2:43 pm The Skamania County Sheriff’s Office received a report that a hiker had become lost, while picking mushrooms, near 572 Beacon Highlands Road in Skamania, Wa. The reporting party, Sue Cosper, told … [Read more...]

2 Hours, 2 Search & Rescues

Thursday 29 August 2019 @ 1030 AM  On Tuesday, August 27, 2019, The Skamania County Sheriff’s Office responded to 2 search & rescue missions, within 2 hours of each other, on the Pacific Crest Trail on different ends of the county. At 4:00PM, the Sheriff’s Office was notified, by a broken … [Read more...]

Changes on State Route 14

Many of you may or may not know that there has been ongoing conversation for sometime now regarding traffic improvements on SR 14 and the Wind River Rd Junction.  Washington State Department of Transportation (WADOT) will begin July 15th to make such improvements.  The improvement chosen will be to … [Read more...]

July 2019 Newsletter

Please take some time and read about the what has been going on here at the Sheriff's Office.  Click on the link below. Sheriff Newsletter … [Read more...]

Arrest made in Kidnap Case

                                                                                                   July 5, 2019 On 6/30/19 at approximately 4:07 PM, the Skamania County Sheriff’s Office responded to a welfare check within the city limits of Stevenson, Washington. A business owner called to report a … [Read more...]