Posts With Keyword ‘Washington County Sheriff’s Office’

Sheriff: Have a Plan for Severe Weather

Posted: Friday, April 9th, 2010 at 6:46 am

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No one can control the weather, but you can prepare for it.

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Grand Jury Sides with WCSO in “Excessive Force” Lawsuit

Posted: Thursday, April 8th, 2010 at 6:53 am

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A federal grand jury has ruled in favor of the Washington County Sheriff’s Office in a lawsuit that claimed excessive force.

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Sheriff: Efficient K-9 Programs Require Cooperation

Posted: Monday, March 29th, 2010 at 6:41 am

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The Washington County Sheriff says area police canine programs do a good job of working together.

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Crash near Riverside Injures Two

Posted: Monday, March 22nd, 2010 at 6:49 am


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Two Washington residents were injured yesterday after a crash near Riverside.

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Washington Co. Sheriff Adds Three Reserve Officers

Posted: Thursday, February 18th, 2010 at 5:56 am

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The Washington County Sheriff’s Office has added some new reserve officers.

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G38 Crash Sends 1 to Hospital

Posted: Thursday, January 28th, 2010 at 7:03 am


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A crash on Washington County Road G38, south of West Chester last night sent one person to the hospital.

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NEWS UPDATE – Old 92 Reopens

Posted: Thursday, January 14th, 2010 at 9:19 am

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A traffic accident on old Highway 92 completely blocked traffic for almost two hours this morning. The Washington County Communications Center says a tractor trailer was too tall to fit under the overpass near Walker Livestock near Washington and smashed into the structure. The roadway was closed from about 8:30 until approximately 11:00 am.

Sheriff Hires Two New Deputies

Posted: Saturday, January 2nd, 2010 at 7:23 am

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The Washington County Sheriff’s Office officially hired two new deputies this week.

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Crash Likely Totaled Washington County Sheriff’s Vehicle

Posted: Wednesday, December 30th, 2009 at 7:38 am

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The Washington County Sheriff’s Office will likely need to buy a new car after a multi vehicle crash on 218 this week.

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Sheriff’s Office to Add Two

Posted: Monday, December 28th, 2009 at 6:40 am

The Washington County Sheriff’s Office will officially add two deputies this week.

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Mental Health Move Would Mean Higher Costs For Washington County Sherriff’s Office

Posted: Wednesday, December 16th, 2009 at 7:33 am

The proposed closure of Mt. Pleasant’s mental health facility would create financial burdens

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Head on Crash Near Wellman Sends One to Hospital

Posted: Tuesday, December 8th, 2009 at 5:50 am

A head on car accident near Wellman yesterday morning sent one person to the hospital.

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Ellis Promoted to Investigator

Posted: Wednesday, December 2nd, 2009 at 7:15 am

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The Washington County Sheriff’s Office is getting a new investigator.

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Sheriff’s Office, Supervisors Comprimise Over Credit Card Request

Posted: Friday, November 27th, 2009 at 6:27 am

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The Washington County Sheriff’s Office wants four credit cards, but supervisors are saying: let’s keep it to two.

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NEWS UDPDATE – Name of 218 Rollover Crash Victim Released

Posted: Monday, November 9th, 2009 at 12:59 pm

A 20 year old Burlington woman was hospitalized after a weekend crash on highway 218 in Washington County.

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Rollover on 218 Remains Under Investigation

Posted: Monday, November 9th, 2009 at 6:48 am

An unidentified motorist was air lifted to University of Iowa Hospital after a crash on Highway 218

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WCSO Investigating Death

Posted: Wednesday, November 4th, 2009 at 6:27 am

Washington County Sheriff’s deputies found a Mt. Pleasant man dead yesterday after responding to a 911 call.

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Fire Damages Wellman Home

Posted: Wednesday, October 7th, 2009 at 8:47 am

Firefighters from two departments were called to a blaze on the north side of Wellman yesterday.

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