Sheriff's Office

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


Brush fire forces evacuation of the town of Vantage and closes I-90 east and westbound

Approximately 200 people in the Vantage Huntzinger area have been affected by a Level 3 Evacuation n...

Idaho man drowns in Tuck Lake

On July, 8, 2018, Kittitas County Deputies responded to a drowning in the Alpine Lakes Wilderness ar...

Sheriff swears in new Reserve Class and promotes Corrections Sergeant

On June 15, 2018 the Kittitas County Sheriff's Office graduated seven Reserve Deputies.

Search and Rescue Conference is coming to Ellensburg

You will see a lot of brightly colored and reflective Search and Rescue shirts around Ellensburg sta...

Kittitas County Search and Rescue respond to an injured hiker in the Teanaway

On June 12, 2018, Kittitas County Search and Rescue volunteers were called upon to assist in rescuin...

Early morning injury crash on Salmon La Sac Road

On Friday, May 25, 2018 at approximately 7:17am, deputies and fire and EMS crews were dispatched to ...

Large forensic search continues in Manastash area today

Volunteer search teams and law enforcement officials from across the state continue a large scale fo...

Additional forensic search planned in Manastash area

On Saturday and Sunday, May 19 and 20, the Kittitas County Sheriff’s Office will oversee an addition...

Business targeted in new scam

The Kittitas County Sheriff's Office responded to two fraud complaints targeting local businesses. ...


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