Sheriff news releases
King County Sheriff
Interim Sheriff Cole-Tindall
Detectives need help identifying deceased woman
King County Sheriff’s detectives are asking for the public’s help identifying a woman whose skeletal remains were found last fall in a wooded area off of I-90 near North Bend.(C16060055)
Burien man shot and killed
(C17017977) A 21 year old Burien man was shot and killed outside of a convenience store in Burien early Wednesday morning. Detectives believe at least two shooters were involved.
Man killed in avalanche near Snoqualmie
(C17017952) A skier was found dead near Snoqualmie Pass last night after he was reported missing when he did not return from his ski trip.
King County settles lawsuit
King County has settled a multi-million dollar lawsuit brought by two former deputies and one current deputy for $1.35 million, according to Sheriff John Urquhart.
National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week
(King County) April 9th - 15th is National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week. This week we will celebrate the hard working men and women behind the scenes keeping our community safe.