Searchers Recover Human Remains On Mt St Helens

Saturday 9 August, 2014 5:40 pm At approximately 2:00 PM this afternoon, searchers located male human remains near the 7100 foot level on the south slope of Mt St Helens.  One of the search teams, comprised of members from the North Country  EMS Volcano Rescue Team, Olympic Mountain Rescue, Hood … [Read more...]

Search To Resume For Missing Japanese Man This Weekend

Friday 8 August, 2014 10:00 AM The Skamania County Sheriff’s office will resume searching for a Japanese man missing since 27 November 2013 on the southern flanks of Mt St Helens early Saturday morning.  YOSUKE ONISHI, 27, was reported missing after not returning to the Lone Fir Resort in Cougar, … [Read more...]

Barricaded Washougal Woman Arrested Without Incident

Friday 8 August, 2014 8:30 AM A 27 year old Washougal woman was booked into the Skamania County Corrections Facility early Wednesday morning, 6 August 2014, for an incident off Pine Drop Drive, Washougal, WA in western Skamania County. Deputies requested the charges of Assault in 2nd Degree, … [Read more...]

Vancouver Man Robbed at Gunpoint

Tuesday, 22 July, 2014 10:30AM   The Skamania County Sheriff’s Office received a report at approximately 5:30 pm Saturday that a 70 year old Vancouver, WA man had been robbed at gunpoint.  Deputies responded to the Salmon Falls park and ride, the location of the incident, located adjacent to … [Read more...]

Sheriff Continues Principle’s of Liberty Series

July 11, 2014   In coordination with local residents, Skamania County Sheriff Dave Brown continues the “Principle’s of Liberty” forums by hosting Constitutional teacher and speaker KrisAnne Hall.  An open public event is scheduled for Saturday August 2nd, 2014 beginning at 9am.   The … [Read more...]

Washougal Man Rescued At Dougan Falls

MEDIA RELEASE   July 15, 2014   On July 14, 2014 at approximately 8:10pm, the Skamania County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call, from a caller reporting a man stuck in the water at Dougan Falls.  The caller reported the man’s head was above water but his legs were … [Read more...]

Stevenson Residents Arrested For Trafficking Methamphetamine

Tuesday, 11 June, 2014 12:00 PM After a lengthy investigation, a narcotics search warrant was served Friday 6 June 2014 on a residence at 170 NW Jordan Road in Stevenson, WA. The Sheriff’s Office located over an ounce of methamphetamine at the residence, along with evidence indicating the … [Read more...]

Carson Elementary Class Honors Peace Officer Memorial Day

Mrs. McLarney’s 6th grade art and music class at Carson Elementary took the time to make and send posters for Peace Officer Memorial Day.  The posters are a reminder of the sacrifices made by law enforcement officers across the United States.  “ We are humbled and grateful for the effort these … [Read more...]

Drug Arrests Made After Lengthy Investigations

Friday, 23 May 2014 2:00 PM During a raid by 15 Skamania County Deputies and 2 Washington State Liquor Control Board agents, a Stevenson, WA business owner and his former employee were arrested late Thursday evening after search warrants were executed, one upon his business, Pauly’s Night Club in … [Read more...]

Hood River Man Dies From Fall

A Hood River, OR area man died Monday evening after he fell approximately 15 feet over a waterfall located on a tributary of Rock Creek, north of Stevenson, WA. Robert Kahler, 55, was hiking cross country with his son Marcus, 31, of Hood River, after their vehicle broke down. While crossing a … [Read more...]