205 W 5th Ave
Ellensburg, WA 98926-2887
Monday - Friday
8 AM - 5 PM
Kittitas (pronounced 'KITT-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 mission of the Kittitas County Misdemeanant Department is to provide
Kittitas County courts with adult misdemeanant and gross misdemeanant
probation services that promote public safety, ensure offender
accountability, reduce recidivism and enhance offender competency.
Kittitas County Misdemeanant Department is committed to ensuring
community safety and well being, offender accountability that builds
competency and involves victims. These values will be carried out
through development of research driven, cost effective practices that
have measurable outcomes.
Misdemeanant Department provides pre- and post-trial supervision of
criminal offenders at varying levels of supervision. These include
records check only, monitoring, supervision and intensive supervision.
The Misdemeanant Staff members track criminal history and payment of
legal financial obligations of offenders. Personnel maintain regular
contact with law enforcement and corrections agencies; provide Judges
with caseload and criminal trend data; track, record and report offender
behavior and conduct interventions that enhance offender skills, reduce
recidivism and lead offenders to a better quality of life and a
non-predatory relationship with their community.
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.