WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 30 MAR 2020

  On 25 Mar 2020 Deputy Hill received information that Rachael Wilson had devised an escape plan through a suicide attempt while incarcerated at the Washington County Jail.   Wilson did fake a suicide attempt and was transported for medical attention. Deputy Hill completed the investigation and

OH Organized Crime Investigations Special News Release 30 Mar 2020

An investigation by Agents of the Ohio Organized Crimes Investigations Commission, Washington Morgan Noble Major Crimes Task Force resulted in arrests in New Matamoras, Ohio.    On 26 Mar 2020 the Washington County Sheriff’s Office Special Response Team along with the Major Crimes Task Force executed

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 26 MAR 2020

On 3 Mar 2020 Deputy Kehl met with an individual at the Washington County Sheriff’s Office reporting a sex offense.  The individual indicated that they were out driving around with some individuals.  It was reported that Zachary Hagar, who was in the front seat, got into

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 24 MAR 2020

On 22 Mar 2020 John Grasley was brought to the Washington County Jail by Deputy Kehl.  While performing a pat down of Grasley, prior to him entering the secured area, Deputy Gainer located 2 open packages of Buprenorphine and Naloxone strips.  One package contained a crystalline

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 23 MAR 2020

On 20 Mar 2020, Deputy Hockenberry responded to 13931 State Route 7, Marietta, OH, to a breaking and entering at that location.  Numerous items were removed from the property.  The case remains under investigation at this time. On 20 Mar 2020, Deputy Hockenberry responded to the

23 MAR 2020 UPDATE TO CCW AND BACKGROUND (PROCESSING)

Effective immediately Monday, 23 Mar 2020, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office, S & T Division will begin taking appointments ONLY, to process new CCW applications, renew CCW applications and complete Background Checks. We will not accept walk-ins for this process. You must call and make an

CCW and Background Checks

Effective Monday 23 Mar 2020 the Sheriff’s Office will not be processing Background checks, CCW renewals or new CCW permits. We will keep updating Facebook and our website with further information. Thank you all for your patience.