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Kittitas (pronounced 'kit-i-tass') County is located in central Washington
State. It spans from the lush forested Cascade Mountains to the upper Yakima River Valley plains and
the Columbia River.
The Office of the County Fire Marshal employs fire investigators who provide technical fire investigation services to assist
local fire districts with investigations involving injury or death, high dollar loss, or arson. The county fire investigators
work closely with the Kittitas County Sheriff's Office, local police departments, the Federal Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco
and Firearms, the Federal Bureau of Investigation, and the Washington State Fire Marshal's Office to solve criminal activity
and prosecute arsonists.
Kittitas County has a total area of 2,333 square miles. The highest point in the county is Mount Daniel at 7,959 feet above sea level.