If making a request for any document and/or record from the records department, it must be made to the “Records Custodians” of our agency.
This can be be done by emailing us or by coming into our office at 110 2nd Street NE, Suite 200, East Wenatchee, WA, during normal business hours.
Requests made to anyone other than the "Records Custodians" will not comply with the statutory requirements of the Public Records Act, RCW 42.56.520
Sheriff Harvey Gjesdal
Douglas County's First Sheriff
Douglas County Washington contains 1820 square miles with a population of approximately 32,600 people. The Sheriff's office employs 27 commissioned and 7 non-commissioned personnel.
Our department is dedicated to providing effective and efficient law enforcement services; protecting the lives and property of the citizens of Douglas County; and ensuring the protection of all persons constitutional rights. The Sheriff is the chief executive officer and conservator of the peace of the county as directed under RCW 36.28
The men and women of the Douglas County Sheriff's Office are committed to serving the people of Douglas County. We have adopted a philosophy of community oriented policing in which we work in partnership with our citizens, community organizations, and other public service agencies to solve problems and create a safe and healthy environment for all. To be effective we need the assistance and cooperation of the people we serve.
We welcome your input and hope the information contained in this website is helpful.
Harvey Gjesdal Sheriff
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Citizens and Deputies occasionally find property for which we are unable to identify the owner. The Douglas County Sheriff's Office also recovers property during the execution of Search Warrants. We are including photographs of that property on our website in an effort to return found and recovered property to the rightful owner.
If you believe one of the photographs depicts property you own, please contact the Douglas County Sheriff's Office and provide either; the law enforcement case number related to your initial report of loss, or the items serial number or other identifying marking.
We are unable to release property to a person who cannot prove ownership.