Help Identify

WCSO needs your help in identifying this suspect in an ongoing investigation. If you recognize this person, please contact dispatch or Deputy Zide at 740-376-7070 extension 4134. You can also report information anonymously by following

April: National Distracted Driving Awareness Month

April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month and the Washington County Sheriff’s Office is teaming up with The Ohio Traffic Safety Office to ensure you are not driving distracted. You could pay with a ticket,

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 15 APR 19

On 11 Apr 19 Sgt. Reeder began an investigation into a bad check that was passed.  This case remains under investigation. On 11 Apr 19 Deputy Hall responded to Par Mar, 17785 State Route 7,

The Unrecognized Heroes Among our Community

Telecommunications personnel working in public safety are honored during this week of April. The Washington County Sheriff’s Office would like to thank our dispatchers for their hard work and sacrifices to ensure Washington County remains

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 12 APR 19

On 8 Apr 19 Jacob Carpenter, age 24, 360 Mechanic Street, Macksburg, Ohio, was arrested by Deputy Parks for obstructing official business during an investigation in Macksburg, OH. On 9 Apr 19 Deputy Zide began

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 11 APR 19

On 5 Apr 19 Lt. Gherke was dispatched to attempt service on a felony warrant from the West Virginia State Police for the arrest of Casper Rufus Yeargin.  Contact was made with Yeargin, age 38,

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 10 APR 19

On 2 Apr 19 at approximately 0254 hours Deputy Brown was on patrol in the area of Spence Road and SR 339.  A traffic violation was observed and a traffic stop was made on a

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 9 APR 19

On 29 Mar 19 the Kentucky Parole Board contacted WCSO requesting a warrant attempt at 1917 State Route 550, Bartlett, OH, for Kyle J. Cobb, age 29.  The warrant was for parole violation.  Deputies made

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 8 APR 19

On 25 Mar 19 Lt. Hornbeck met with Mitchell Zajac, Marietta, OH, in reference to a stolen handgun.  This case remains under investigation. On 26 Mar 19 Deputy Young provided assistance to the Noble County

Found Money on Gilman Street

U.S. currency was found on Gilman Street. In order to claim, be prepared to provide the amount and when it was lost. Call Deputy Dave Tornes at 740-376-7070 x4181 or 740-516-5943.