March 13, 2017: Bomb Squad Project 

Our bomb squad members are using their skills with electronics to help create beeping eggs for visually impaired students.  A teacher for visually impaired students in Kanawha and surrounding counties reached out to them to assist with an egg hunt being planned for next month at Cedar Lakes Conference Center.    Together they arranged for […]

March 13, 2017: Afternoon Update to Morning Shooting 

In the early morning hours of March 13, 2017 a shooting was reported in the 1900 block of Morecott Drive in Sissonville, WV.  Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office Deputies responded and when the scene was safe medics with the Kanawha County Emergency Ambulance Authority approached and transported the adult female victim (Ashley Loudermilt) to an area […]

March 13, 2017: Fatal Crash on Frame Road 

On March 12, 2017, at approximately 9:00 p.m. a crash occurred in the 4700 block of Frame Road in the Elkview area of Kanawha County.  One person died in the crash.  The other was transported with incapacitating injuries.    The matter is still under investigation and is being reconstructed by a crash investigation expert.  Preliminarily […]


On the morning of March 7, 2017 between 4:00 a.m. and 7:00 a.m., the pictured person stole approximately $2,000.00 worth of equipment from the Lincoln PSD, at 210 Little Coal River Road in Alum Creek. Anyone with information is urged to call the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office at 304-357-0169.  Cpl. S. M. Adams is investigating.  […]

February 28, 2017: Tax Discount Deadline 

The Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office wants to remind everyone that Wednesday, March 1, 2017 is the last day to pay your second-half taxes and receive your discount. After March 1st your taxes will be subject to additional interest and penalties for late payment, and they will be published in the newspaper if not paid by […]

February 28, 2016: Marshall Priestley Missing One Year 

Marshall "Andy" Priestley, II, has been missing from the Cross Lanes area for one year, now.  Detectives with the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office are investigating, but are still seeking additional information.  Though this was reported by journalists last year the investigators and family are hoping repeated exposure may bring about additional information.   If you […]

Home Invasion Robbery in Rand 

Around midnight on February 10, 2017, three individuals entered a residence located on the 5800 block of Church Dr. in Rand, WV.  They restrained the home owner, a 73 year-old man, and stole from him.  The man was not injured.       Anyone with information is asked to contact the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office.  Our […]

January 26, 2016: Credit Card Fraud Suspects 

Recently credit cards were stolen during a breaking and entering to a vehicle.  The credit cards have been used in the area since then.  Attached are photos of the suspects while using the credit cards near Belle, WV.    If you can help us identify these people please contact the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office.  Tips […]

Stolen vehicle and Pursuit from Cross Lanes 

On January 22, 2017, at around 4:37 pm, Kanawha County Deputy Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to One Stop, located at 380 Goff Mountain Road in Cross Lanes to investigate a report of a vehicle that had just been stolen.  The victim of the vehicle theft had exited his vehicle and left his vehicle running while […]

Child neglect arrests – Jefferson 

On January 21, 2017, at around 12:00 pm, Kanawha County Emergency Ambulance Authority Medics and Kanawha County Deputy Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to 5800 MacCorkle Avenue in Jefferson to investigate a report of an toddler walking in the roadway.  The toddler was a female wearing only a diaper.   Numerous individuals stopped to assist the toddler […]