Sheriff's Office

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


Combined Law Enforcement Reserve Class Graduates

On May 31st, five Kittitas County Sheriff's Office and four Ellensburg Police Department cadets grad...

Law and Justice Grants Available

The Kittitas County Law and Justice Council is again offering mini-grants to organizations with comm...

Kittitas County Corrections graduated four new officers

On March 22, 2019, four Kittitas County Corrections officers graduated the Washington State Correcti...

Media Advisory on Behalf of Kittitas Police Department

Kittitas Police Officer Benito “Kellyn” Chavez is scheduled to be released from Harborview Medical C...

Deputy Thompson Memorial Service Scheduled

A Memorial Service for Kittitas County Sheriff’s Deputy Ryan Thompson will be held at 2:00 p.m. on T...

Slain and Wounded Officers’ Family Support Identified

ELLENSBURG, Wash. — Donation accounts have been created at US Bank to help the families of the two ...

Kittitas County Sheriff's Deputy Line of Duty Death

Last night’s officer-involved shooting claimed the life of Kittitas County Sheriff Deputy Ryan Thomp...

Media Advisory

A press conference will be held at 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at the Kittitas Valley Even...

Kittitas County Deputy Killed in Line of Duty

On Tuesday, March 19, at approximately 7:37 p.m. the Kittitas County Sheriff’s Office was dispatche...

Cross country skier rescued near Cabin Creek

On March 9, 2019, members of the Sheriff's Office and Kittitas County Search and Rescue were able to...

Pilot identified in crash

The twin engine, Piper PA-23-250 Aztec airplane that crashed south of Ellensburg on January 17, 2019...


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:
8:30 AM - 1:30 PM,
2 PM - 5:00 PM