Warrants

BACK ON TRACK - Warrant Amnesty Program 04/20/2021 – 6/30/2021

For a limited time, persons with Warrants in the Upper Kittitas County District Court, Cle Elum Municipal Court, and Roslyn Municipal Court can quash a qualified warrant through the "Back on Track" Warrant Amnesty Program. This program is available April 20, 2021 through June 30, 2021.

Many warrants under $5,100 will be handled administratively, with the warrant immediately removed and a new court hearing scheduled. Warrants more than $5,100 and those that involve Domestic Violence, No Contact Orders, DUI, Physical Control, Reckless Driving, Negligent Driving 1st Degree (amended from DUI), no matter the amount of the warrant, will be referred to the Judge for consideration.

Individuals with an outstanding warrant should contact the court directly. Requests can be made by phone – (509) 674-5533, email, or in writing – 700 East 1st Street, Cle Elum, WA 98922.

The Court has remote hearing options that do not require in-person contact, including virtual and telephone hearings.

The "Back on Track" program is for a limited time, April 20, 2021 through June 30, 2021. Individuals who qualify are strongly encouraged to participate and contact the court today.


Warrants can be resolved in one of three ways:

  1. Request to be set for a Show Cause Hearing

    Show Cause Hearings are held every Monday at 9:00 a.m. Prior to appearing, you must contact the District Court Officer to schedule your hearing. At the time of the hearing, you can file a motion with the Judge to withdraw your warrant and reset your matter.
  2. Post Bond

    You may post a Bail Bond or Cash Bond.
    • Surety Bond - You must contact a bonding agency directly for assistance.
    • Cash Bond - Either cash or Cashier’s Check may be used to post cash bond.
  3. Turn yourself in

    Go to the Kittitas County Correctional Center, 205 West 5th Avenue, Ellensburg, WA 98926