The Grays Harbor County Sheriff’s Department is warning Brady and Satsop residents of an increase in Burglaries, Thefts, and Vehicle Prowls. Chief Criminal Deputy Steve Shumate tells us over the past week and a half, there have been four separate incidents in the area including burglaries on the 18th and 25th in Brady, a burglary […]Continue Reading ...
The city of Westport will hold a Town Hall meeting next week to discuss a contract for police services with the County Sheriff’s Department. Tim Hill is a commercial fisherman in Westport, he told the city council Monday night “I am ‘for’ having the Sheriff, and the drug task force come into Westport, and try […]Continue Reading ...
SHELTON, Wash. – The Mason County Sheriff’s Office was notified around 11:38 Sunday morning that a bomb had been placed inside the Belfair Safeway Store.
An unidentified caller with an unrecognizable voice called the store and spoke to an employee. This unknown person stated that a bomb was inside the store and that it would explode. The employee immediately called 911.
The Mason County Sheriff’s Office responded along with members of the Washington State Patrol Multiagency Bomb Squad, several Washington State Patrol bomb sniffing K-9, and members of the Mason County Fire District #2 Firefighters and Fire Aid Paramedics.
The store was completely evacuated and two different bomb detection robots from the WSP looked for the alleged bomb within the store as well as bomb detection officers cleared the parking area. The WSP bomb sniffing K-9 were then sent in with WSP Trooper Handlers and members of the Mason County Sheriff’s Office including Sheriff Casey Salisbury.
No explosive devices were detected in the different searches. Store management and staff were allowed back into the store after almost three hours of searching. The store employees then conducted another search before re-opening the store to the public.Continue Reading ...
Traffic accidents on County roads in Grays Harbor were at a record low last year, according to preliminary data released by the County. There were 99 reported traffic accidents on County roads during the past year with no deaths, as compared with 109 accidents and three (3) deaths the previous year (2012). Traffic accidents have […]Continue Reading ...
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