Snohomish County Sheriff's Office

Our Mission

Our mission is to provide safe communities through dedicated and professional service.

Message from the Sheriff

Welcome to your Snohomish County Sheriff's Office website. The men and women of this agency are committed to serving our community with dignity, integrity and pride. I am proud to lead our uniformed deputies and dedicated civilian personnel as they work every day to provide professional and dedicated service to Snohomish County. Our agency motto, Community First, is reflected in everything we do to meet the needs of the communities we serve.

Please feel free to contact me by email if you have any questions, or stop by and visit your nearest precinct or partner police agency.

-Sheriff Adam Fortney

  1. Skeletal Human Remains Recovered Sunday near Tulalip

  2. MCU Detectives Arrest Everett Man for Child Porn, Cyberstalking, and Bomb Threats

    EVERETT, Wash. – Around 10 a.m. yesterday, detectives with the Sheriff’s Office Major Crimes Unit arrested a 22 year-old Everett man for child pornography, cyberstalking, and the November 11, 2019 bomb threats made against Glacier Peak High School. Additional Info...
  3. VOTF Arrests Snohomish Man for Child Rape

    SNOHOMISH COUNTY, Wash. – On Thursday, January 30, the Snohomish County Violent Offender Task Force (VOTF) arrested a 42 year-old Snohomish man for first-degree rape of a child, Additional Info...
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