November 9, 2015: Car Thief Arrested in Tornado 

On Friday, November 6, 2015 Deputy C. A. Boner of the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to the 5100 block of Smith Creek Road to take a report for a stolen green, 2010 Jeep Wrangler.  Dispatchers at Metro 911 received the initial call.  The owner dialed 911 after his neighbors told him his Jeep […]

October 28, 2015: Deputies and Medics Assist Addict 

On October 21, 2015 Deputy J. A. Smith of the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office went to an address in Cross Lanes, WV.  He was dispatched by the operators at Metro 911.  The caller dialed 911 and said he needed help and asked for them to dispatch law enforcement.   He did not answer repeated calls from […]

October 28, 2015: Halloween Patrols 

The Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office has scheduled additional patrols this weekend for Halloween.  During Thursday night Deputy Sheriffs will be patrolling neighborhoods with congestion and high traffic, working to keep trick-or-treating kids safe.  Friday and Saturday nights the additional Deputies will be targeting areas prone to violence and vandalism, as well as patrolling for impaired […]

October 27, 2015: Brittiany Rhodes Found Safe 

Ms. Brittiany Rhodes was safely located.  She was reported missing earlier this month, and public assistance was sought seeking her.  Detectives have safely located her.   We are thankful for the public’s assistance and concerns.  

October 23, 2015: Missing Person from Elkview WV 

October 23, 2015: Phone Scam in Kanawha County 

The Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office has received multiple reports of a scam in the area yesterday.  Suspects are calling residents and pretending to be Deputy Sheriffs.  They threaten to arrest the person who answers the phone, telling them they missed jury duty or failed to register at the polls.  The suspects then try to coerce […]

October 7, 2015: Drug Court Graduation Tomorrow 

A graduation ceremony for the Kanawha County Drug Court program is scheduled for tomorrow, October 8, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. in Judge Bailey’s courtroom at the Judicial Annex Building, 111 Court Street, Charleston, WV. This ceremony will honor four graduates, bringing the total for the program to 85.  This is Kanawha County Drug Court’s fifteenth graduation. […]

September 28, 2015: Press Conference on School Bus Safety 

On Wednesday, September 30, 2015 at 3:00 p.m., journalists are invited to a press conference on school bus safety measures being coordinated by the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office and Kanawha County Schools.  The event will be at the Elkview Bus Garage, and is expected to take about ten minutes.  After the announcements are made and […]

September 16, 2015: Copper Seller Identified 

Yesterday four images were distributed showing a white female and a silver car.  The female was attempting to sell copper at an area recycling center.  That female has been identified.    The copper she was attempting to sell did not come from the wire thefts in Chelyan, WV.  There is no need to continue showing […]

September 16, 2015: National Recovery Month Event 

Drug Court Coordinator Angela Bartle has prepared the attached flyer regarding National Recovery Month this September.   On September 22, 2015 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. there will be a celebration for National Recovery Month at Shawnee Park in Dunbar, WV.  Ms. Bartle, Judge Bailey, and others invite journalists to cover the event.   […]