WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 30 NOV 18

The following warrants were processed at the Washington County Sheriff’s Office: Joshua Amos Gibson, 821 Quincey Street, Parkersburg, WV, probation violation on a domestic violence charge. Martin Dean Welch, probation violation. Erica Jean Wall, 605

Jonathan Ahart apprehended in Wood County, WV

Ahart With the assistance of the Wood County Sheriff’s Department and the Parkersburg Police Department, Parkersburg, WV, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office was able to apprehend Jonathan Dale Ahart, age 40, 251 Poplar Street, Davisville,

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 29 NOV 18

On 27 Nov 18 Sgt. Holbert responded to Newport Township in reference to a possible temporary protection order violation.  In speaking with all parties it was determined to be unfounded. The following warrants were processed

Special News Release 29 Nov 18

On 27 Nov 18 the Washington County Sheriff’s Office received a call reporting William McFall, New Matamoras, OH, needed a squad as he appeared to be severely beaten and possibly shot. McFall had driven to

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 28 NOV 18

On 23 Nov 18 Deputy Young responded to 130 Mill Street, Waterford, Ohio, to a welfare check.  The juvenile at the home stated the adults had returned home intoxicated.  The juvenile and Justin Ashcraft became

Missing Dog from Belpre area

This male black lab mixed breed dog has been missing for over a month. If you have any information on where it may be please contact Sgt. Kelly McGilton at 740-525-4901. Thank you!

Special Weather Statement 11/27

The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a special weather statement for our area: Black ice will affect our area and surrounding counties. Temperatures are cold enough that water on untreated roadways will freeze.

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 27 NOV 18

On 23 Nov 18 Sgt. Parks was dispatched to 330 Browns Road, Marietta, OH, to a report of 2 subjects involved in a fight.  Sgt. Parks met with subjects at the residence where Melissa Warrener

Missing Dog from Belpre area

This male black lab mixed breed dog has been missing for over a month. If you have any information on where it may be please contact Sgt. Kelly McGilton at 740-525-4901. Thank you!

Sheriff Castle’s Passing

“Our thoughts and prayers go to the family of former Athens County Sheriff Vern Castle on his recent passing. Vern was always a true friend of the Washington County Sheriff’s Office and law enforcement.” – Sheriff

911 Line Issues

Please be advised, if you are calling 911 from a Verizon wireless phone you may experience difficulties communicating with the dispatch center. We are working along with the 911 resolution center to fix this problem

Power Outage 11/24

This is from the Washington Electric Cooperative: Our Rinard Mills, Dart, and Marietta substations are experiencing an outage. At this time the cause is unknown, but we are investigating and will post updates as they

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 23 NOV 18

On 19 Nov 18 Lt. Augenstein responded to Marietta Township in reference to a domestic violence incident.  In speaking with all parties involved this incident was determined to be unfounded. On 21 Nov 18 Deputies