Posted on: September 1, 2016

It's National Preparedness month!

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We're taking the opportunity to remind us all that we must take action to prepare, now and throughout the year, for the types of emergencies that could affect us where we live, work, and also where we visit. Make a plan for you and your family today!

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Posted on: August 29, 2016

Washington County DMV Announces Satellite Offices

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Washington County DMV Announces Satellite Offices in Granville, Greenwich, and Whitehall taking place on certain Wednesdays from 9:30 AM - 2:00 PM. Save a trip to our main office and keep your money working for Washington County. Washington County keeps...Read on...

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Posted on: August 19, 2016

Emergency Preparedness and Public Safety Notifications - there's an app for that!

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The Washington County NY DPS mobile app is designed to keep Washington County citizens, businesses, and visitors prepared for and alerted to emergencies. The new mobile app is available for download free of charge from the iPhone and Google Play (Android)...Read on...

Posted on: August 2, 2016

Washington County & Municipalities are updating our Hazard Mitigation Plan and need your help!

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Washington County and its inclusive municipalities are in the process of developing a Hazard Mitigation Plan (HMP). This plan is required by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) in order to be eligible for federal grant funding for public and p...Check out the Washington County HMP Project site!

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Posted on: July 21, 2015

Website Personalization Now Available!

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By clicking “Log In” on the MyDashboard bar at the top of the screen, users may create a login for the site or use their Facebook profile to access MyDashboard. Once logged in, visitors can choose the modules, features and keywords that they’d like to see...Read on...


Posted on: August 31, 2016

2016 Health and Wellness Expo

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The Expo includes:
Information on Benefits for Veteran's and SpousesFlu Shot Clinic
Nutrition Outreach and EducationEPIC
Community ResourcesPublic Health -CarFit Information
Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support InitiativeMedication Information

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Posted on: September 1, 2016

It's National Preparedness month!

Dont Wait Communicate.JPG

We're taking the opportunity to remind us all that we must take action to prepare, now and throughout the year, for the types of emergencies that could affect us where we live, work, and also where we visit. Make a plan for you and your family today!

D...Read on...

Posted on: August 19, 2016

Emergency Preparedness and Public Safety Notifications - there's an app for that!

DPS Mobile App Press Release - Graphic.png

The Washington County NY DPS mobile app is designed to keep Washington County citizens, businesses, and visitors prepared for and alerted to emergencies. The new mobile app is available for download free of charge from the iPhone and Google Play (Android)...Read on...

Posted on: August 2, 2016

Washington County & Municipalities are updating our Hazard Mitigation Plan and need your help!

WC HMP We Need Your Help!.JPG

Washington County and its inclusive municipalities are in the process of developing a Hazard Mitigation Plan (HMP). This plan is required by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) in order to be eligible for federal grant funding for public and p...Check out the Washington County HMP Project site!

Additional Info...

Posted on: September 22, 2016

Seriously injured child call leads to woman's arrest

Marissa Bickford-Rice

According to Sheriff Jeffrey J. Murphy, on September 21, 2016 at 10:51 am the Washington County Sheriff’s Office responded to 603 Lower Wright Street, Fort Edward for a reported unresponsive 4 year old child.

Upon arrival, the child was transported to...Read on...

Posted on: September 19, 2016

Inmate charged with felony after smashing computer screen

Robert Brown

According to Sheriff Jeffrey J. Murphy, on Monday September 19, 2016, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office arrested Robert Brown, 29, of Williston, Vermont. Brown was charged with Criminal Mischief 3rd a class E Felony.

Brown is accused of smashing ...Read on...

Posted on: September 19, 2016

Governor Cuomo Proclaims the Week of September 18-24, 2016 to be Sheriff’s Week

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Albany, NY – September 19, 2016 – Governor Cuomo has proclaimed the week of September 18-24, 2016 to be Sheriff’s Week in New York State. Sheriff’s Week celebrates the significant contributions made by the office of sheriff in county government and in the...Read on...

Posted on: September 15, 2016

Sheriff's Office hosts training session

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Sheriff Jeff Murphy and the New York State Sheriffs’ Association recently hosted a training session for jail administrators, jail nurses and other jail health care staff.
The training was conducted by representatives of the National Commission on Correc...Read on...

Posted on: September 13, 2016

Woman arrested, found with cocaine and pills at jail

Tanya T. Lee

According to Sheriff Jeffrey J. Murphy, on Monday September 12, 2016, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office arrested Tanya T. Lee, 35, of Watervliet, New York. Lee was charged with promoting prison contraband in the 1st degree, a class D felony, crimina...Read on...

Posted on: September 13, 2016

Truck takes down wires, knocks out power

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According to Sheriff Jeffrey J. Murphy, on September 12, 2016 at 5:22 pm, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office responded to State Route 196 in the Town of Kingsbury for a report of a tractor trailer entangled in power lines with the driver still inside ...Read on...

Posted on: September 6, 2016

Sheriff's Office participates in annual marijuana eradication

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According to Sheriff Jeffrey J. Murphy, during the week of August 29th, 2016, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office, assisted by New York State Police Aviation, New York State Police CNET, Cambridge-Greenwich Police Department, Fort Edward Police Departm...Read on...

Posted on: August 18, 2016

Falsified documents leads to arrest for Queensbury woman

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According to Sheriff Jeffrey J. Murphy, on Thursday August 18, 2016, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office arrested Brittany N. Porlier, 26, of Queensbury, New York. Porlier was charged with offering a false instrument for filing in the 2nd degree, a c...Read on...


Posted on: September 14, 2016

Online Scholarships for Veterans

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Cornell Small Farms Program is currently offering online partial scholarships to qualified military veterans intending on selling farm products.

Click Here to Learn More!