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Welcome to the Washington County Sheriff's Office

Public Safety Service for Washington County, Oregon

We respond to calls for police service, investigate major crimes, manage the only county jail and provide a range of services that support law enforcement and public safety. Find out how the Washington County Sheriff's Office serves your neighborhood.

News & Updates

Sheriff Caprice Massey Takes Oath of Office as 33rd Sheriff of Washington County

The 33rd Sheriff of Washington County, Caprice Massey, took the oath of office in a ceremony at the Washington County Sheriff's Office.

Sheriff Pat Garrett Retires After 35 Years of Service

We would like to express our deepest gratitude for the extraordinary service and leadership of Sheriff Pat Garrett, who is retiring after an outstanding 35-year career with the Washington County Sheriff's Office.

How are we doing?

We work to cultivate trusting relationships with the communities we serve, and we are committed to evaluating and evolving our practices to better serve our unique and diverse communities. We welcome your feedback about our staff and services.

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We are committed to fostering a culture of professionalism, trust, and accountability with the communities we serve and within our team.

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