Sheriff's Office

Our Mission: To protect all people, keep the peace, and uphold the Constitution of the United States.

Our Core Values: Integrity, Trust, Community

Our Vision: A physical infrastructure and agency culture that enable us to provide the same level of service to our community that we would to our own families.


Kittitas County Law & Justice Council Grant Application 2024

The Kittitas County Law and Justice Council is offering mini grants to organizations and community p...

17-Year-Old Drowned in Floating Accident on Cle Elum River

On Saturday, May 20, a group of seven young people from the Moses Lake and Warden area launched down...

Kittitas County Agencies Work Together to Locate Toddler

At around 9:20 this morning, 4/25, a family in the Umptanum area several miles southwest of Ellensbu...

Armed Standoff in Cle Elum Peacefully Resolved

Members of the Kittitas County Regional Tactical Response Team (KCRTRT) and the Kittitas County Regi...

Kittitas County Jail Awarded DOJ Mental Health Grant

The US Department of Justice has awarded almost $500,000 to the Kittitas County Jail to develop and ...

Sheriff's Office Recognized for Policy Management

This week, the Kittitas County Sheriff's Office was recognized for adopting policies that reflect na...

Hot Conditions Produce Backcountry Medical Emergencies

The Kittitas County Sheriff’s Office and Kittitas County Search and Rescue have responded to three m...

Missing Hiker Found Deceased Near Lake Lillian

Hiker Nicolas Gomiero, age 24, of Seattle, was reported missing on Monday when family and friends di...

Burn Ban implemented in the Upper County

Kittitas County is currently experiencing dry conditions which elevate the risks of wild land fires....


Kittitas County Sheriff
Public Safety Building
307 W Umptanum RD
Ellensburg WA 98926
509-962-7599 fax

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
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Courthouse closures

Cle Elum Substation
First Wednesday of each month:
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM,
12:30 PM - 5:00 PM