19 Sept 2023 Deputy Welch conducted a private property accident investigation at a parking lot beside the Courthouse. Isaac Blair was driving through the lot when a vehicle driven by Judy Smith backed from a parking spot striking Blair’s vehicle. Light and moderate damage was noted.
Today, 20 Sept 2023, Lt. Pat Gherke was invited to speak at the Mid Ohio Valley Safety Council meeting on the Active Shooter Program, ALICE. Lt. Gherke provided an overview for business representatives to prepare an active shooter response team in the event an active shooter
Make Sure Your Child is in the Right Seat Washington County, OH— The Washington County Sheriff’s Office announced today that it is working alongside the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) for Child Passenger Safety Week, September 18-24, 2023. The week is
18 Sept 2023 Deputy Eichhorn observed a vehicle bearing OH registration commit traffic violation(s) while traveling in Pioneer Township. A traffic stop was initiated and contact was made with the driver, Johnathan Hess. While speaking with Hess, Deputy Eichhorn could smell a strong odor of marijuana
15 Sept a report was made of a subject entering an apartment unlawfully. After checking the scene no evidence was found to confirm entry. 15 Sept CO jail personnel were preparing inmate Daryl R. Lichtenwalter for transport. Lichtenwalter was observed attempting to conceal a silver container