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Pacific County Sheriff’s Office introduces K-9 Ciko, handler Deputy Justin Kangas

“We believe that K-9 Ciko will be a very positive deterrent and will complement our Search and Rescue bloodhound, K-9 Diesel very well” - Sheriff Scott Johnson

South Bend, WA.- On December 30th 2013, the Pacific County Sheriff’s Office took possession of its newest K-9 partner, “Ciko”, a one year old German Shepard. K-9 Ciko was born in Slovakia and was imported to the United States by Shallow Creek Kennels located in Sharpsville Pennsylvania. The Sheriff’s Office has selected Deputy Justin Kangas…

2014 Brings Change to Pacific County Sheriff’s Office

South Bend, Washington – Pacific County Sheriff Scott Johnson announced changes to the Sheriff’s Office command staff including a retirement, promotion, and new appointment.  In November Chief Civil Deputy Debbie Allison, who has been employed by Pacific County in excess of 30 years, announced her intent to retire effective December 31, 2013.  Sheriff Johnson expressed…

Naselle man arrested for attempted murder after making threats to roomates

NASELLE, Wash. – A Pacific County man was arrested early yesterday morning after making threats to his roomates about shooting them, and the police if they responded.
On July 16th Deputies investigated the report of a man having fired a firearm at two subjects in the 300 block of Knappton road, in Naselle. The Sheriff’s department reports the victims had fled the scene and were contacted by deputies. They reported that the male had been arguing with them throughout the night, and at some point made threats to harm them and to shoot the police if they came to the house.
Deputies responded to the area, close neighbors were evacuated, it was believe the suspect was still inside the residence. Pacific County Sheriff Scott Johnson requested outside assistance from the Cowlitz County Sheriff’s Office, the Washington State Patrol and other local police agencies.
The residence was entered and cleared the male suspect was not found. Early on the morning of July 17th, 2013 Sheriff Scott Johnson arrested the suspect, not to far from the residence. The suspect surrendered without incident.