September 24, 2016: Searching for Delerth 

The United States Marshal Service is leading an effort to locate Christopher Ray Delerth, 39 years old of Illinois.  He was last seen on surveillance yesterday wearing blue jeans and a forest-green colored shirt. Mr. Delerth is accused of abducting his 13 year-old step-daughter Katherine Elizabeth, and her two-week old child.  Katherine is described as […]

September 20, 2016: Warrant for Attempted Murder 

On September 19, 2016 Deputy N. L. Brill was dispatched to Dry Branch Road in Campbells Creek.  Metro 911 received calls indicating William Curtis Atwell (42 years old of Campbells Creek) was at a house with a gun.     Mr. Atwell went to the house of his ex-girlfriend.  Her mother’s fiancé confronted him and […]

September 12, 2016: Voices for Recovery Observance 

Join the Voices for Recovery:  Our Families, Our Stories, Our Recovery this week.  The Kanawha County Drug Court, Prestera Mental Health Center, Partnership of African American Churches, & Recovery Point Point Charleston will observe National Recovery Month at Shawnee Park, Dunbar September 14, 2016 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. National Recovery Month is a […]

August 26, 2016: Special Parking for Tax Payers 

September 1, 2016 is the deadline for discounted first-half of the year tax collections.  Each year about this time the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office’s Tax Division sees an increase in the volume of tax payers at its counters.  Last year we created new parking options to help tax-payers get in and out of the courthouse […]

August 23, 2016: Felon Wanted Again 

On Sunday, August 21, 2016, at around 10:00 p.m., Deputies with the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to Pine Meadows Apartments on Ferrell Road outside of Saint Albans, WV.  Callers reported a man in a van firing a gun toward the apartment buildings.    During the investigation they identified the man firing the gun […]

August 15, 2016: Fatal ATV Crash on Sunday 

On Sunday, August 14, 2016, at around 1:15 p.m. Deputy S. A. Cowan was dispatched to take a missing person report along Kelly’s Creek, east of Charleston.  While he was driving to the complainant’s residence another 911 call was placed reporting the location of a crashed all-terrain vehicle near Bufflick Bridge on Kelly’s Creek.   […]

August 11, 2016: Arrest in Yesterday’s Bomb Threat 

On August 11, 2016 the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office made an arrest of a juvenile for two counts of making terroristic threats related to a bomb threat yesterday at Sissonville High School. That juvenile is now at the James H. “Tiger” Morton Juvenile Center. The juvenile used an app on his cell phone to make […]

August 8, 2016: Sobriety Checkpoint Scheduled 

The Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office in conjunction with the Governor’s Highway Safety Program will e conducting a high-visibility sobriety checkpoint on Wednesday, August 10, 2016 from 7:00 p.m. until 12:00 a.m. on WV Route 61 near Marmet, WV.   The Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office seeks to prevent or stop impaired driving in Kanawha County and […]

August 5, 2016: Warrant Issued in Sissonville Stabbing 

On July 31, 2016 just before 2:00 a.m. Deputies with the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to Kanawha Two Mile Road in Sissonville, WV for a reported stabbing.  Andrew Edens was stabbed multiple times in an altercation there.  He was taken to Charleston Area Medical Center’s General Division by an ambulance with the Kanawha […]

August 2, 2016: Press Conference Friday in Elkview 

On Friday, August 5, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. there will be a press conference at Elkview Middle School in the auditorium.  The Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office, Kanawha County Commission, and Kanawha County Emergency Ambulance Authority will be hosted by Kanawha County Schools to announce Operation GPA 2016/17.    The Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office has several […]