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Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office K9 Bady to get Body Armor

Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office K9 Bady to get Body Armor

Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office K9 Bady will receive a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. K9 Bady’s vest is sponsored by Theodore Sippel of Manchester, MI and will be embroidered with the sentiment “Good Luck from Ted”. Delivery is expected within eight to ten weeks.

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WCSO Partners with West Willow Community for a Very Successful 2016 Fall Festival

WCSO Partners with West Willow Community for a Very Successful 2016 Fall Festival

On Saturday October 29th, from 11 am to 5 pm the WCSO, the New West Willow Neighborhood Association, and West Willow Community members partnered to hold the 2016 Community Fall Festival.

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Community Notification – K9 Unit Training Simulations

Community Notification – K9 Unit Training Simulations

The Sheriff's Office K9 Unit will be engaged in training simulations in the City of Dexter on Sunday morning, April 23rd, 2017.

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WCSO Community Engagement Director Derrick Jackson participates in a TEDx Event

WCSO Community Engagement Director Derrick Jackson participates in a TEDx Event

The TEDx Program is designed to help communities, organizations and individuals to spark conversation and connection through local TED-like experiences. Below is the write up and YouTube video of Director Jackson… check it out!

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Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office taking back unwanted prescription drugs October 28, 2017 at the Service Center

Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office taking back unwanted prescription drugs October 28, 2017 at the Service Center

On Saturday, October 28, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office and the Drug Enforcement Administration will give the public its 14th opportunity in 7 years to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs. Bring your pills for disposal to the WCSO Service Center at 2201 Hogback Rd., Ann Arbor, MI 48105. (The DEA cannot accept liquids or needles or sharps, only pills or patches.) The service is free and anonymous, no questions asked.

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WCSO Public Safety Announcement – Everything you need to know about Personal Floatation Devices!

WCSO Public Safety Announcement – Everything you need to know about Personal Floatation Devices!

The Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office wishes everyone a safe and enjoyable summer. With summer in full swing, the lakes and rivers are a great place for recreational opportunities such as boating, fishing, kayaks and canoes.

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WCSO Life Jacket Loaner Program – Up and Running for the Season!

WCSO Life Jacket Loaner Program – Up and Running for the Season!

The life jacket loaner program is designed to assist boaters that have forgotten or don't have any life jackets as the law requires.

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WCSO Warns about IRS Imposters and Scams

WCSO Warns about IRS Imposters and Scams

During tax time many IRS imposters attempt to take advantage of people at tax deadline time. Criminals are looking for ways to steal your money or your identity. Don’t fall victim to an IRS scam.

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WCSO, YPD & Ypsilanti Community Schools put on their first Junior Police Academy

WCSO, YPD & Ypsilanti Community Schools put on their first Junior Police Academy

The Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office, Ypsilanti Police Department and the Ypsilanti Community School District partnered this summer to run the 2016 Junior Police Academy. The academy was held at Ypsilanti High School over a three-week period and allowed 14 middle school age students (6th, 7th and 8th graders) to attend a mini police academy.

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Arrest made in July 22nd Superior Township Shooting

Arrest made in July 22nd Superior Township Shooting

On Wednesday, July 27, 2016, in cooperation with the U.S. Marshal’s Office, Washtenaw Metro-SWAT, and the Westland Police Department, the Sheriff’s Office conducted a search warrant resulting in the arrest of the suspect in the July 22nd, 2016 shooting in Superior Township.

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WCSO Participated in an Active Shooter Exercise

WCSO Participated in an Active Shooter Exercise

The Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office (WCSO) participated in a full-scale county-wide active shooter exercise on June 7, 2017. Other participating agencies included Pittsfield Department of Public Safety, Ann Arbor Police Department, Eastern Michigan University Police Department, several area Fire Departments, Huron Valley Ambulance, Washtenaw County Emergency Management, and St. Joseph Mercy Health Systems.

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Retired Sheriff’s Office Corporal Harry Valentine Honored as Grand Marshal of the Dexter Daze Parade

Retired Sheriff’s Office Corporal Harry Valentine Honored as Grand Marshal of the Dexter Daze Parade

Corporal Harry Valentine retired from the Sheriff’s Office in December of 2014 with 30 years of service to the Washtenaw County community. His contributions continue even today, as he is still an active member of the Sheriff’s Office Honor Guard.

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Manchester Kiwanis Club honors Corporal Kevin Blanchard as Officer of the Year

Manchester Kiwanis Club honors Corporal Kevin Blanchard as Officer of the Year

Each year the Manchester Kiwanis Club chooses a Police Officer and Firefighter of the Year. This year they honored Corporal Kevin Blanchard and a Manchester Firefighter. Recipients of this award display characteristics that the community finds admirable, not just based on an event or two, but upon an entire years’ worth of service to the community. The choice is made with the assistance of command officers.

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