Hiker Rescued After Being Swept Over A Waterfall

Monday, 23 March 2020 On Saturday, March 23rd, 2020, at approximately 5:41 pm The Skamania County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a hiker that had fallen and gone over Spirit Falls, on the little White Salmon River, near Cook, Washington. The report was the hiker has self-extricated to … [Read more...]

Initiative 940 mandated Independent Investigation Teams for Officer Involved Shootings.

WASHINGTON STATE INITIATIVE 940: INDEPENDENT INVESTIGATION TEAM (IIT) NON-LAW ENFORCEMENT COMMUNITY REPRESENTATIVE CLARK AND SKAMANIA COUNTY LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIESNews Release from Clark Co. Sheriff's OfficePosted on FlashAlert: March 2nd, 2020 11:13 AMLaw enforcement agencies in Clark and … [Read more...]

Corona Virus Information

With rising concern regarding the Corona Virus, the Skamania County Community Health Department has released a link to a video with information about it.  Also the links on either side will allow you to learn more from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention as well as Washington State … [Read more...]

December 2019 Newsletter

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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...]