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Three arrested in connection with trailhead vehicle break-ins

Three arrested in connection with trailhead vehicle break-ins

Three people were arrested in Mazama last week in connection with a spate of vehicle break-ins at local trailheads in which numerous cars were damaged and a variety of items, including cash, credit cards and computers, were stolen. Since June 11, several vehicle prowls were …
Twisp man charged with possessing, distributing child pornography

Twisp man charged with possessing, distributing child pornography

A Twisp resident, Jeffery Shawn Reed, 49, has been arrested on charges of allegedly possessing and distributing child pornography, as the result of an investigation by a state Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force led by the Seattle Police Department.
Twisp Police Department saw more action in 2017

Twisp Police Department saw more action in 2017

The Twisp Police Department had a busier 2017 compared to 2016, Police Chief Paul Budrow reported to the Town Council last week. “In 2016 we logged 690 reported incidents compared to 898 in 2017,” Budrow said in a memo to the council. “Much of this can be …
Twisp to provide police protection for Winthrop

Twisp to provide police protection for Winthrop

Twisp will provide police protection to Winthrop for another month under a contract approved by both town councils this month. The contract became effective July 12 and runs through Aug. 11. Winthrop has been seeking a new marshal and is in the process of conducting background checks on one applicant for the job. The $25,000...
Winthrop council extends police services contract with Twisp

Winthrop council extends police services contract with Twisp

After a busy Fourth of July weekend without any official police protection, the Winthrop Town Council voted last week to renew a contract with Twisp for police coverage for one month. The council approved a contract from July 12 – Aug. 11 at a cost of $25,000. The contract provides that Twisp’s three …
No decision yet on extended police protection for Winthrop

No decision yet on extended police protection for Winthrop

Winthrop’s contract with the Twisp Police Department for law enforcement protection expires this week, and it’s uncertain whether the agreement will continue. At last week’s meeting, the Winthrop Town Council discussed the option of extending the two-month contract, but …
Twisp may extend police protection contract with Winthrop

Twisp may extend police protection contract with Winthrop

Twisp officials have indicated they would consider extending a contract for police protection to Winthrop, while Winthrop works toward hiring a new marshal. Twisp earlier agreed to provide two months of police protection under a contract that is set to end …
Winthrop Town Council opts for flashing sign at White Avenue pedestrian crosswalk

Winthrop Town Council opts for flashing sign at White Avenue pedestrian crosswalk

In the first Winthrop Town Council meeting following the resignation of former Mayor Anne Acheson, the most controversial agenda item was whether to install a flashing pedestrian crosswalk sign on White Avenue. The council said “yes” to that idea, over the objections of the …
Winthrop finally OKs police services contract with Twisp

Winthrop finally OKs police services contract with Twisp

By the narrowest of margins, the Winthrop Town Council agreed last week to a contract under which the Town of Twisp will temporarily provide police services in Winthrop. Because the contract bounced back and forth between Winthrop and Twisp town councils for review and approval over …

Winthrop approves police services contract with Twisp

The Town of Winthrop has agreed to a three-month contract under which the Twisp Police Department will provide temporary law enforcement coverage in Winthrop. The Winthrop Town Council approved the agreement at its meeting last week.