Sheriff's Office

The mission of the Kittitas County Sheriff's Office is to treat the people with respect and dignity while accepting the duties and responsibilities required by law and to serve faithfully and honestly. To safeguard lives and property, protect against deception, intimidation and disorder. To investigate diligently those crimes and activities which violate law, while utilizing professional and cost effective standards and techniques available to law enforcement. More...


Sheriff's Office message on Drones

Due to the increase in availability of UAS (unmanned Arial Systems) or “Drones”, we are seeing more ...

Hwy 10 closed and homes being evacuated due to Wild Land Fire

Kittitas County firefighters are attempting to control a fire near the West end of HWY 10 about 5 mi...

Two Kittitas County Search & Rescue volunteers receive State awards

The Kittitas County Sheriff’s Office would like to congratulate two long time Kittitas County Search...

Kittitas County deputies seized 14 horses

Deputies executed search warrants on the residents of 511 Westside Road as part of a Animal Cruelty ...

Minor flooding throughout Kittitas County

Sheriff's Office reminds people to use caution around flood waters.

Lost hiker walked 16 miles overnight

On October 21, 2015, 25 year old Sarah Brandabur of Mercer Island and a friend started to hike into ...


Kittitas County Sheriff
Public Safety Building
307 W Umptanum RD
Ellensburg WA 98926
509-962-7599 fax

Corrections Center
205 W 5th AVE STE 1
Ellensburg WA 98926
509-962-7037 fax

Cle Elum Substation
700 East First Street
Cle Elum, WA 98926

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Office Hours

Open Monday - Friday
9 AM - 5 PM
Courthouse closures

Cle Elum Substation
First Wednesday of each month:
9 AM - 1:30 PM,
2 PM - 5:30 PM