July 6, 2015: Arrest Made in Arson 

On July 5, 2015, shortly after 10:00 p.m. Metro 911 began receiving calls of a house fire and disturbance on Galena Road near Walker Drive in the Sissonville area.  The Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched with members of the Sissonville Volunteer Fire Department.    Callers indicated Nathan Oxley, 35 years old of Sissonville, was […]

July 2, 2015: Arrest in Cross Lanes Daytime Burglary 

On the morning of Monday, June 29, 2015 Metro 911 received a burglary complaint.  Corporal J. T. Snyder of the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office  was dispatched to investigate.  The family of residents of a house on Frederick Drive in Cross Lanes said someone broke in while their relatives were out of town on vacation.  The […]

July 2, 2015: Fatal Crash on Coal River Road 

On July 2, 2015 at 7:11 a.m. a crash was reported to Metro 911.  The crash occurred on Coal River Road near Mountain Breeze Lane.  A pickup truck crossed the center line in a curve and struck a motorcycle in a head-on crash.   The motorcyclist was thrown from the bike during the crash causing […]

July 2, 2015: Additional Patrols this Holiday Weekend 

The Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office will have additional Deputy Sheriffs working this weekend as people celebrate Independence Day.    Extra traffic on the highways, July Fourth celebrations, and community events often results in a variety of 911 calls.  We ask everyone to enjoy the holiday weekend safely and responsibly.   

July 1, 2015: Fatal Crash Near Kelly’s Creek 

On July 1, 2015 at around 3:00 a.m. a crash was reported in the Kelly’s Creek area of eastern Kanawha County.  One of four occupants of a wrecked Jeep called Metro 911.  Deputies with the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched with first responders from several area volunteer fire departments and ambulances from the Kanawha […]

June 24, 2015: Roy Pittman Arrested 

On June 24, 2015 Roy Shawn Pittman presented himself at Kanawha County Magistrate Court.  He was charged with fleeing in a vehicle following a pursuit on June 19, 2015.  Magistrate Halloran arraigned Mr. Pittman and released him on a personal recognizance bond.  Below is the original press release from June 19.    Attached is a […]

June 24, 2015: Arrest in Two Robberies 

On June 15, 2015 an 80 years old man called Metro 911 to report a robbery in the Cross Lanes area.  Deputy K. B. Daugherty of the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to investigate.  Upon arrival the Deputies observed minor injuries to the victim.   The caller described being attacked from behind has he […]

June 24, 2015: Day Report Center 10 Year Anniversary 

The Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office’s Day Report Division, commonly known as the Kanawha Day Report Center, will complete its tenth year of operation on Tuesday, June 30, 2015.  The Kanawha Day Report Center opened on July 1, 2005, as a Drug Free alternative sentencing program to assist clients in making real progress in their lives […]

June 24, 2015: Accidental Death in Davis Creek 

On June 24, 2015 at around 1:00 a.m. Metro 911 was called about a crash on Berry Hills Drive in Davis Creek, WV.  Deputy Sheriffs with the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to respond.    Forty-nine year old Cynthia M. Adams of Charleston was unloading groceries from her vehicle in the driveway.  Her car, […]

June 22, 2015: Arrest for Child Abuse 

On June 22, 2015 Detectives with the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office arrested Daniel A. Ramsey, 21 years old of Charleston, WV, for child abuse.  The charge arose from an investigation that began in the early morning hours Sunday.    The mother of a six month old child took her baby to Charleston Area Medical Center’s […]