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Thurston County, Washington

The content on the Thurston County website is currently provided in English. We are providing the “Translation” for approximately 10 languages. The goal of the translation is to provide visitors with limited English proficiency to access information on the website in other languages. The translations do not translate all types of documents, and it may not give you an exact translation all the time. The translations are made through an automated process, which may not result in accurate or precise translations, particularly of technical and legal terminology.


​The Sheriff's Office is responsible for providing police services in the unincorporated areas of Thurston County and for processing orders of the court throughout the County. The Sheriff manages the County jail and all law enforcement activities.

Sheriff Derek Sanders

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Sheriff's Office Location

2000 Lakeridge Drive SW
Building 3
Olympia, WA 98502
Monday–Friday: 8:30 am–4:30 pmClosed 12:00-1:00pm for lunch

Mailing Address

2000 Lakeridge Drive SW, Building 3
Olympia, WA 98502