Thurston County facilities are now open to the public with restrictions, including maintaining physical distancing of at least six feet at all times and, per the Washington State Secretary of Health’s face covering order wearing a cloth face covering or mask. If you come to county facilities, please be prepared for potentially long wait times or lines due to distancing guidelines. We continue to encourage residents to access county services online, by phone, by email, or through the use of drop boxes located outside of county buildings.
The availability of remote services vary by office and department.

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Victim Notification
a) Thurston County Jail

​Victims or witnesses who wish to be notified of an inmate’s release or transfer from custody must self-register for notification through the WA Statewide Victim Information & Notification Service by calling the toll-free phone number or registering on the website listed below:

b) WA State Dept. of Corrections (DOC)

​Victims or witnesses wishing to be notified of the release of inmates sentenced to the DOC must self-register for notification through the WA Statewide Victim Information & Notification Service by  calling the toll-free phone number or registering on the website listed below:

Victims of Defendants sentenced to the DOC on violent felony crimes or sex offenses are eligible to be enrolled in the DOC notification program upon sentencing of the defendant. Victims must self register by contacting DOC Victim Notification Program directly by or visiting the website listed below.

1-800-322-2201

www.doc.wa.gov

c) Department of Social and Health Services

​This program can assist victims and witnesses of sexual assault or violent crimes track the location and provide release notification of a person who is in a Washington state psychiatric hospital, a facility for juveniles or the Special Commitment Center for sexual predators. This program is confidential.

  1. 1-800-422-1536 or 360-902-7833
  2. E-Mail: vwn@dshs.wa.gov
  3. Website: https://www.dshs.wa.gov/office-of-the-secretary/victimwitness-notification-program