Washington County Sheriff Larry R Mincks has issued a level one snow emergency. Level one means roadways are hazardous with blowing and drifting snow. Roads are icy. Drive cautiously.

News 26 Jan 2023

On 12 Jan 2023 Sgt. McConnell began an investigation into a wood chipper being stolen in Muskingum Township. On 13 Jan 2023 Deputy Stillson was made aware of the location of a stolen camper, reported stolen in Pennsylvania.  On 14 Jan 2023 Deputy Stillson was travelling

News 24 Jan 2023

On 08 Jan 2023 deputies were dispatched to Wesley Township to a report of a domestic incident.  The suspect fled the area prior to law enforcement arriving at the residence.  It was reported that Dana N Harrison had been in an argument with the victim. The

News 23 Jan 2023

The following subject(s) were processed into the Washington County Jail 20 Jan 2023 through 22 Jan 2023: Brittany Elizabeth Condict, age 32, Beverly, OH, operating a vehicle under the influence of alcohol, a drug of abuse or a combination of them, a misdemeanor; and endangering children,

News 20 Jan 2023

The following subject(s) were processed into the Washington County Jail 18 Jan 2023: Cynthia Marie Paugh, age 32, Marietta, OH, obstructing official business and disorderly conduct, both misdemeanors. James Daniel Hunt, age 41, Portsmouth, OH, possession of fentanyl, breach of recognizance, having weapons while under disability,

NO SHAVE donations

19 Jan 2023 Donations received from NO SHAVE November and December were presented to the Memorial Health Foundation’s Cancer Patient Emergency Fund. The Washington County Sheriff’s Office raised a total of $1,100.00 that will stay local for patients currently in active cancer treatment. Memorial Health Foundation’s Cancer