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...


Busy Weekend for Sheriff's Office and Search and Rescue Volunteers

The Sheriff's Office along with Kittitas County Seach and Rescue responded to two rescue incidents t...

Land and Water Rescues over the weekedd

Kittitas County Sheriff's Office responded to an injured hiker on the Manastash Ridge and the Sherif...

Arson Fires

The Kittitas County Sheriff's Office and the Fire Marshal are requesting the public's help in stoppi...

Wild-Land Fire North of Ellensburg, Residential Evacuation underway.

The Kittitas County Emergency Operations Center was activated shortly after midnight, in support of ...

Passmore Road Fire contained, Evacuation levels lifted, HWY 97 open.

Kittitas County Firefighters have contained the Passmore Road Fire, which burned between 100 and 200...

Seconf fire consumes large haystack north of Ellensburg

Kittitas County firefighters are battling a second fire which has fully engulfed a large hay-stack a...

High speed pursuit ends with an arrest

On May 21, 2015, Kittitas County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a theft of an aircompressor complai...

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 ...

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...


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