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Beaver Dam man suffers life-threatening injuries in crash on I41

  June 23, 2017 – Town of Polk, WI – On Friday, June 23, 2017 at approximately 8:31 a.m., the Washington County Sheriff’s Office was notified of a passenger car that had struck a semi tractor-trailer on I41 southbound approximately .3 miles north of CTH FD/Pioneer Rd in the

Follow-up report on Washington Co. Sheriff investigation of Airsign aircraft crash

  June 20, 2017 – Town of Erin, WI – The Washington County Sheriff’s Office is confirming reports it investigated a complaint on June 15, 2017 in regard to the Airsign aircraft prior to the aircraft actually crashing. At 8:53 a.m. on that date, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office

Washington Co. Sheriff investigating blimp accident

  June 15, 2017 – Town of Erin, WI – The Washington County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating the crash of an advertising blimp east of the 2017 U.S. Open Golf event grounds. A Washington County Sheriff’s Deputy at a security post reported seeing the lighter than air aircraft

Motorcyclist injured in crash in Township of Hartford

  June 11, 2017 – Township of Hartford, WI – On Sunday, June 11, 2017 at 4 p.m., Deputies from the Washington County Sheriff’s Office and Hartford Fire/Rescue responded to 7200 Block of Lee Road, in the Township of Hartford, for a single vehicle (motorcycle) crash with injury. Upon

Two tractor/trailers collide on I41 southbound in Town of Wayne

June 9, 2017 – Town of Wayne, WI – On June 9, 2017 at 12:07 p.m. the Washington County Sheriff’s Office was notified of two tractor/trailers that had collided on I41 southbound at Mohawk Road in the Town of Wayne. Personnel from the Sheriff’s Office, Wisconsin State Patrol, and

UPDATE | Milwaukee woman recovering after morning accident on I41

June 9, 2017 – Town of Polk, WI – On June 9, 2017 at 6:03 a.m. the Washington County Sheriff’s Office was notified of a single vehicle, rollover crash on I41 northbound approximately .2 miles south of Cedar Creek Road in the Town of Polk. Personnel from the Washington

Motorhome fire on I41 near the Village of Richfield

June 2, 2017 – Richfield, WI – On Thursday, June 1, 2017 at approximately 11:35 p.m., the Washington County Sheriff’s Office was notified of a motorhome on fire on I41 southbound, near Pleasant Hill Road in the Village of Richfield. A motorist came upon the motorhome, which was emitting

Flight for Life called to motorcycle accident in Township of Farmington

  May 26, 2017 – Township of Farmington, WI -A 42-year-old man from Adell was seriously injured following a single-vehicle motorcycle accident Thursday afternoon in the Township of Farmington. Washington County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the accident in the 8900 Block of County Trunk XX at 5:17 p.m. Flight

82-year-old woman rescued from fire by passerby in Town of Hartford

  May 21, 2017 – On the above date at 5:07 a.m. the Washington County Sheriff’s Office received a report of smoke coming from the residence at 2790 Highway 83 in the Town of Hartford. The caller was a passerby and ultimately made contact with the 82-year old resident

Fatal accident following head-on collision in Town of Hartford

May 19, 2017 – Town of Hartford, WI – On Thursday, May 18, 2017 at 5:37 p.m. the Washington County Sheriff’s responded to State Highway 83 approximately 0.2mi south of Lee Rd in the Town of Hartford reference a two-vehicle crash with injury. A Hartford Police Officer was in

Washington Co. Sheriffs respond to two incidents of vehicles in water

May 16, 2017 – Washington Co., WI – Over the past weekend the Washington County Sheriff’s Office investigated two separate crashes that resulted in vehicles becoming partially submerged in waterways throughout the county. The accidents occurred within four hours of one another on Sunday, May 14 between 12:30 a.m.

Neighbors in Washington Co. warned to be vigilant as authorities deal with multiple car thefts/break-ins

May 14, 2017 – Washington Co., WI – Reposting a story from earlier this month that carries an important message as we head into summer – LOCK. YOUR. VEHICLE. Over the weekend the Washington County Sheriff’s Office began taking multiple reports of entries to motor vehicles in the Village

Neighbors in Washington Co. warned to be vigilant as authorities deal with multiple car thefts/break-ins

May 8, 2017 – Washington Co., WI – Over the weekend the Washington County Sheriff’s Office began taking multiple reports of entries to motor vehicles in the Village of Richfield.  The thefts occurred on Stonegate Pass, Linda Drive, Rosie Court., Upper and Lower Woodland Drive and Red Fox Circle.

Single-vehicle rollover accident Sunday morning in Washington County

May 7, 2017 – Richfield, WI – On May 7, 2017 at 2:36 a.m. the Washington County Sheriff’s Office was notified of a single-vehicle rollover accident were the driver was ejected from the vehicle in the 4000 block of Elmwood Road. Upon arrival deputies found the sole occupant, a

Local authorities ask for help finding a man accused of child sex assault.

May 1, 2017 – Washington Co., WI – The Washington County Sheriff’s Department is working with Portage County Sheriff’s Department to help locating Jeremiah J. Button.  See note below: Wanted for 1st Degree Child Sexual Assault, Repeated Sexual Assault of Same Child, Possession of Child Pornography and Incest with

Washington Co. Sheriff on the lookout for vehicle that took out utility pole in Town of Farmington

May 1, 20178 – Town of Farmington, WI – The Washington County Sheriff’s Office responded to the area of Lakeview Road south of Country Trunk A in the Town of Farmington on April 30, 2017 at 6:08 a.m. for a report of a utility pole laying across the roadway.

15 year old busted for vandalism; solid law enforcement work by Washington Co. Sheriff deputies.

May 1, 2017 – Village of Kewaskum, WI – The Washington County Sheriff’s Office responded to a home on Jefferson Drive in the Village of Kewaskum to investigate a report of a rock thrown through a front window. The incident occurred on Saturday, April 29 at 10:11 p.m. The

Two people taken into custody following stop on southbound Hwy 45

  April 26, 2017 – For the second time in less than a week deputies had to address subjects that were lawfully stopped on traffic stops and refused to exit their vehicles.   Tuesday evening at about 8 p.m., a vehicle involved in a retail theft was stopped on

Another turkey incident in Washington County.

  April 24, 2017 – Richfield, WI – A 55-year-old Village of Richfield man suffered minor injuries after a turkey struck the windshield on a vehicle he was operating in the 3000 block of Hwy Q on Sunday at about 1:20 p.m.   The driver was injured by flying

Nobody injured following house fire in Village of Richfield

April 20, 2017 – Richfield, WI – On Wednesday, April 19, 2017, at approximately 1:37 p.m., a concerned citizen notified the Washington County Sheriff’s Office of smoke coming from the roof vents of a home located at 4050 Woodview Drive in the Village of Richfield. Sheriff’s Office Deputies and

Man injured in weekend motorcycle accident near Holy Hill

  April 17, 2017 – Richfield, WI – The Washington County Sheriff’s Office responded to a motorcycle accident Saturday, April 15 at 7:36 p.m. on STH 167 just east of Holy Hill Road. The operator, a 27-year-old Wauwatosa man, was eastbound on STH 167 when he lost control of
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