Position Announcement: Corrections Nurse

The Washington County Sheriff’s Office is currently seeking applications for the position of Corrections Nurse at the Washington County Jail. Successful applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a U.S. citizen; Minimum current license as an LPN in Ohio as issued by the Board of Nursing;

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 31 JAN 18

On 26 Jan 18 Deputy A. McConnell responded to a report of a possible burglary.  This case remains under investigation. On 26 Jan 18 Deputy Johnson along with the Watertown and Beverly Waterford Volunteer Fire Departments responded to Palmer Township to a report of a barn

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 30 JAN 18

On 22 Jan 18 Deputy McKee began an investigation of a breaking and entering and damaging at the Veto Church of Christ.    This case remains under investigation. On 24 Jan 18 Deputy Schwendeman and the Reno Volunteer Fire Department responded to an unresponsive female subject. On

3 Arrested in Marietta Township for Drug Violations

On 26 Jan 18 at approximately 1935 hours Deputy McKee observed a male subject running across State Route 7, Marietta Township, at the Hensler’s Market business.   The area was dimly lit and the male ran out from a dark area across the street in dark clothing

Multiple Drug Arrests by Task Force

An investigation by Agents of the Ohio Organized Crimes Investigations Commission, Washington Morgan Noble Major Crimes Task Force resulted in arrests for drug trafficking within 1000 feet of a school, along with other charges. On 25 Jan 2018 Agents executed a search warrant at 804 Front

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 25 JAN 18

On 22 Jan 18 Officers responded to an altercation at the Washington County Jail instigated by Kyle Casey Morrison, age 22, listed as homeless.  Morrison was ultimately restrained, but not before making numerous threats to officers.  Numerous charges are pending against Morrison to include aggravated riot,

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 24 JAN 18

On 20 Jan 18 Deputy A. McConnell responded to Warren Township in reference to a possible domestic violence situation.  In speaking with all parties it was determined to be unfounded. On 21 Jan 18 Deputy J. McConnell responded to Barlow Township in reference to a report

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 23 JAN 18

On 19 Jan 18 Deputy J McConnell began an investigation into fraudulent charges on a credit card. On 19 Jan 18 Deputy Schwendeman issued it citation to Dawn M. Venham, 13153 SR 550, Fleming, for expired registration. On 20 Jan 18 Deputy J. McConnell completed a

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 22 JAN 18

On 18 Jan 18 Deputies were dispatched to Marietta Township in regards to a possible domestic disturbance. Deputies made contact with Bethany Harrelson who reported her boyfriend was intoxicated and had pushed her. Before the Deputies arrival, boyfriend, Michael Sverha had reportedly left on foot but

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 19 JAN 18

The following warrants were processed at the Washington County Sheriff’s Office: Bobbie S. Davis, 19 High Street, Vincent, Ohio, for theft. Samuel L. Damron, 197B Fay Avenue, Marietta, Ohio, for hit skip. The following suspects were processed into the Washington County Jail between Thursday at 18