Sheriff news releases
King County Sheriff
Deputy files lawsuit
A King County deputy has hired the Connelly Law Firm in Tacoma to sue King County claiming age and gender discrimination. A prior, outside investigation concluded that no discrimination occurred.
Maple Valley Explorers excel in competition
Six Maple Valley Police Explorers competed in a two-day tactical challenge put on by the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office this weekend. The team won nine, first place trophies, a third place trophy and Best Overall Team.
Woman nearly drowns tubing down Green River
A woman is in critical condition at Harborview Hospital after she fell off of an inner tube while floating down the Green River with friends at Flaming Geyser State Park this afternoon.
Search suspended for missing teen
The King County Sheriff’s Office has suspended a search for a teen missing since going over a water fall in the Snoqualmie River on Sunday afternoon. (C17025193)
Missing teen presumed drowned
A 16 year old male is presumed drowned after he went missing while swimming with friends in the Snoqualmie River near Olallie State Park on Sunday. (C17025193)