Posted on: November 2, 2016

Second Home Owners Survey

Washington County Second Home Owner Survey

Help us improve Washington County. Washington County's second homeowners are an important part of our economy. We want to better understand the impact you have on our local businesses in order to assist the county's tourism strategic planning efforts. ...Read on...

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Posted on: October 24, 2016

Washington County supports "Rescuing 911"!

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A statewide coalition of advocates composed of county leaders, emergency planners, and first responders announced their support recently for a state-wide public awareness effort dubbed “Rescuing 911”, designed to raise awareness that county-operated 9-1-...Read our full Press Release here..

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Posted on: December 1, 2016

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Posted on: October 24, 2016

Washington County supports "Rescuing 911"!

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A statewide coalition of advocates composed of county leaders, emergency planners, and first responders announced their support recently for a state-wide public awareness effort dubbed “Rescuing 911”, designed to raise awareness that county-operated 9-1-...Read our full Press Release here..

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Posted on: November 3, 2016

Online Property Auction

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Washington County Owned Property Online Auction. Two vacant parcels in the Town of Fort Ann are up for auction. The auction closes on December 18, 2016. You can bid online at: www.AuctionsInternational.com Lot #1 - Burquist Rd. Lot size 15.00 Acres Lot #2...

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Posted on: November 15, 2016

FEMA preliminary work maps of Hudson-Hoosic Watershed study

Index Map

FEMA is now releasing preliminary work map data including the full results of Hudson-Hoosic Watershed study. The work maps are a draft product that FEMA is sharing ahead of the future issuance of preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs). The work map...Read on...

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Posted on: December 2, 2016

Two injured, one airlifted in Hartford accident

Hartford MVA

According to Sheriff Jeffrey J. Murphy, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office responded to a personal injury motor vehicle accident with entrapment on State Route 40 in the Town of Hartford on December 2, 2016 at approximately 10:34 am.

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Posted on: November 18, 2016

Washington County to Participate in Statewide Thanksgiving STOP-DWI Crackdown

STOP DWI

Washington County Undersheriff John Winchell announced today that the Washington County Sheriff’s Office will participate in a special enforcement effort to crackdown on impaired driving.

This Thanksgiving weekend, millions will hit the roads eager to ...Read on...

Posted on: November 10, 2016

Additional details released in Easton accident

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According to Sheriff Jeffrey J. Murphy, on Wednesday November 9, 2016, at 5:06 pm, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a personal injury motor vehicle accident involving three vehicles on State Route 29 near County Route 113 in...Read on...

Posted on: November 10, 2016

Deputies investigating 3 car accident with injuries in Easton

Easton Accident

According to Sheriff Jeffrey J. Murphy, on Wednesday November 9, 2016, the Sheriff’s Office responded to a personal injury, three car motor vehicle accident on State Route 29 in the Town of Easton.

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Posted on: November 9, 2016

Whitehall man charged with felonies, failed to register as offender

Audette

According to Sheriff Jeffrey J. Murphy, on Friday November 4, 2016, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office arrested Robert L. Audette III, 34, of Whitehall, New York. Audette was charged with offering a false instrument for filing in the first degree, a ...Read on...

Posted on: November 8, 2016

Civil Clerk Completes Statewide Civil Law Enforcement Training Program

Upon completion of the Civil Refresher Training Program held in Canandaigua, New York, Gwen Roberts from Washington County receives her certificate from Ontario County Undersheriff David Tillman.

Sixty-eight deputy sheriffs and civilian staff from 27 Sheriff’s offices around the state recently completed a Civil Refresher Training Course, providing specialized training in Civil Law Enforcement. Sessions were held in Ontario and Rockland counties f...Read on...

Posted on: November 4, 2016

Albany man dies in bridge accident

Smith Basin

According to Sheriff Jeffrey J. Murphy, the Sheriff’s Office responded to assist in a rescue call on State Route 149, Town of Kingsbury on Friday, November 4, 2016. The reported incident occurred with construction staff that was completing work on the br...Read on...

Posted on: November 1, 2016

"No-shave" November starts at the Sheriff's Office

SGT Beard

Last year was a first for the Washington County Sheriff’s Office as deputies were allowed to grow beards for a one month period. The Deputy Sheriff’s PBA has once again approached Sheriff Jeffrey Murphy with a "no-shave" fundraising request with...Read on...