All Sheriff's Office News

18C06117 - Pedestrian Hit & Run Fatality

Posted On: June 17, 2018

Sheriff Brian Burnett reports on June 17th, 2018 at approximately 0249 hours an injured male subject was located laying in the roadway in the 500 block of Manson Blvd Read more ...

18C05685 Accident Injury - Malaga Alcoa Highway

Posted On: June 07, 2018

Sheriff Brian Burnett reports on Thursday, June 7th, 2018 at approximately 0559 hours an injury accident was reported on Malaga Alcoa Highway at approximately milepost 8. Read more ...

18C05686 - Motorcycle Collision on Clockum Road

Posted On: June 07, 2018

Sheriff Brian Burnett reports on Thursday, June 7th, 2018 at approximately 0619 hours an injury accident was reported on Colockum Road at approximately milepost 18. Read more ...

18C05391 Stabbing

Posted On: May 31, 2018

Sheriff Brian Burnett reports on Thursday, May 31, 2018 at approximately 3:45 AM a stabbing was reported in the 100 block of Boodry Street in Wenatchee. Read more ...

Donation Fund

Posted On: July 13, 2016

The Sheriff’s Office works diligently to stretch the value of our budget by deploying personnel and equipment for the greatest benefit to our County and its citizens. Donations in the past have helped to fund purchasing a new K9, Chief for a Day uniforms, Search & Rescue supplies and other items that are critical resources necessary for local law enforcement but are not included in our county budget. Read more ...

Prohibition of fireworks in the unincorporated areas of Chelan County

Posted On: June 30, 2016

Chelan County Prohibits Discharge of Fireworks Sheriff Brian Burnett reports the Board of County Commissioners have enacted a prohibition on the discharge of fireworks in the unincorporated areas of Chelan County effective June 27, 2016, and until further notice. Read more ...

Be Vigilant

Posted On: November 20, 2015

A Note from Sheriff Brian Burnett - Valid concerns about terrorism on a local level and what that means for the citizens of Chelan County are on my mind daily, and I’m certain on yours as well. Read more ...

Gun Control

Posted On: January 01, 2013

Over the past several weeks I have received numerous requests asking my opinion on the possibility of the newly proposed gun laws that might be in conflict with our citizen's constitutional rights, specifically the 2nd Amendment. Read more ...