Law Enforcement

[4/5/19] Task Force Drug Bust

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On Wednesday (April 3) the Columbia River Drug Task Force served search warrants on two locations in Wenatchee as the result of investigations and controlled drug buys conducted by detectives. The Chelan County Regional SWAT team as well as Douglas County SRT first raided a location on the Malaga Alcoa Hwy. assisted by Chelan County […]

[3/20/19] Kittitas County Sheriff’s Deputy Killed – Press Release

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A Kittitas County Sheriff’s Deputy was killed in an officer-involved shooting Tuesday night.

[3/20/19] Harrassment and Arrest

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A New York State man has been arrested and charged with threatening two pre-teens in Chelan and Wenatchee.

[2/27/19] Cashmere School Threat

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An 18-year-old Wenatchee man is in jail for making threats against Cashmere schools.

[2/20/19] Narcotics Conference

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Local law enforcement headed east for a conference on how to curb the opiate crisis.

[2/4/19] Physician Assistant Suspension

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State health officials have suspended the dual license of  Douglas County health care provider Robert T. Lamberton pending further legal action. Lamberton holds a physician assistant license and an expired osteopathic physician assistant license. Lamberton has been criminally charged in Douglas County Superior Court with two counts of a class B felony sex offense and […]

[1/9/19] Chelan High School Senior Arrested

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A Chelan High School senior was arrested last week for allegedly groping and assaulting a sophomore girl multiple times between November and December.

[12/17/18] Bomb Hoax at Lake Chelan Community Hospital

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121418 Thursday Bomb Hoax Lake Chelan Community Hospital one of hundreds of businesses, agencies and institutions across nation to receive email bomb threats Thursday. (121318) no credible threat found. Who is behind the hoax isn’t known as it is extremely difficult to to trace the origin of such emails. The motivation is unclear. Cyber security […]

[11/28/18] Free Snowmobile Safety Class

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  The Chelan County Sheriff’s Office, in cooperation with the Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission and the Lake Wenatchee Recreation Club, is offering a free Snowmobile Safety Certification Class to young snowmobilers in December. The free class is designed for youth ages 12 to 16 but is open to new riders of all ages. […]