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Posted on: June 2, 2014

Sheriff’s cadets perform well at annual Apple Cup

2014 Cadets

The Pierce County Sheriff's Cadet Program was represented by 10 cadets at this year's annual Apple Cup in Yakima, Wash. In attendance were over 60 cadets from various law-enforcement agencies in Washington.

The... Read on...

Posted on: April 22, 2014

Turning in unused or expired medicines makes everyone safer

Unwanted and unused prescription drugs can be harmful to people and the environment. You can safely dispose of these medicines - including controlled substances - during the 8th nationwide drug "take back" day on... Read on...

Posted on: August 27, 2013

Sheriff's Community Academy openings

The Pierce County Sheriff's Department is looking for interested citizens to attend its fall Community Academy program. The academy begins Sept. 26 and will meet each Thursday evening for 13 weeks.

This is the first... Read on...

Posted on: April 18, 2013

Turn in unused or expired medicines on April 27

Unwanted and unused prescription drugs can be harmful to people and the environment. You can safely dispose of these medicines - including controlled substances - during the nationwide drug Read on...

Posted on: March 19, 2013

Agencies to hold counter-terrorism exercise at Port of Tacoma March 22

A number of local, state and federal agencies will participate in a simulated improvised explosive device (IED) exercise at the Port of Tacoma on Friday. There will be two scenarios along the Blair Waterway where IEDs will... Read on...

Posted on: September 26, 2012

Sheriff's cadets perform well at academy

Wednesday Sep 26 2012 1:54 PM

Eight members of the Pierce County Sheriff's Cadet Program performed well at the weeklong Washington Law Enforcement Exploring Advisors Academy.

Pierce County sent seven cadets to the... Read on...

Posted on: September 14, 2012

Help yourself and the environment: turn in unused, expired medicines

Friday Sep 14 2012 8:52 AM

The public is encouraged to safely dispose of unused or expired medicines - including controlled substances - during the nationwide drug "take back" day on Saturday, Sept. 29.

This... Read on...

Posted on: June 28, 2012

Wire theft and vandalism cost Pierce County $8,865

Pierce County crews replaced the wiring that powers six street lights along a half-mile of county road at 38th Street and 192nd Street in Frederickson after discovering two separate incidents of wire theft and vandalism.... Read on...

Posted on: May 17, 2012

Sheriff's Department attends national Law Enforcement Memorial ceremony

Thursday May 17 2012 9:50 AM

A message from Sheriff Paul Pastor:

"Last night, along with about 50,000 other people, I attended the Candlelight Vigil and Posting of Names at National Law Enforcement Memorial ceremony... Read on...

Posted on: May 3, 2012

Wright added to memorial for fallen deputies

The Pierce County Sheriff's Department held a ceremony on Thursday, May 3, to add Deputy Shandon Wright's picture to a memorial for fallen deputies.

A ribbon bearing Wright's name was also added to the... Read on...

Posted on: April 26, 2012

Law Enforcement Memorial Ceremony, May 3

Thursday Apr 26 2012 12:39 PM

Pierce County law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty will be honored at the annual Law Enforcement Memorial Ceremony at 6 p.m. Thursday, May 3, at the McGavick Student &... Read on...

Posted on: April 5, 2012

Turning in unused or expired medicines makes everyone safer

Thursday Apr 05 2012 9:34 AM

Unwanted and unused prescription drugs can be harmful to people and the environment. You can safely dispose of these medicines - including controlled substances - during the nationwide drug... Read on...