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 Dana receives Patriotic Employer Award

On March 25, 2015 Sheriff Gene Dana received the Patriotic Employer award from Mary Miller, Chair fo...

Burglars caught in the act

Two Ellensburg residents were arrested in the early morning hours of November 13, 2014 while in the ...

Missing 3 year old found safe

16 year old Kade Nierman of Kittitas finds missing 3 year boy while hunting in the area.

PSA 8-4-14 1220 Snag Canyon Fire - Air Quality Concerns

Air Quality in Kittitas County is fluctuating as a result of the Snag Canyon Fire. The Kittitas Cou...

Robbins Road Fire North of Ellensburg

The Robbins Road fire has prompted the Kittitas County Sheriff to designate level-3 evacuations.

Local Arrest Warrant Scam

A scam entailing bogus arrest warrants have been circulating around Kittitas County.

Missing person in the Teanaway Valley found deceased

A missing 20 year old male from King County was found deceased in the Teanaway River south of the 29...


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