FRIDAY, JAN. 22, 2016
TUESDAY, JAN. 19, 2016
Tue., Jan. 19, 2016, 11:37 a.m.
Spokane County Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich said Monday night he's spoken with Harney County Sheriff David Ward and fears the outcome of the standoff near Burns could have ramifications nationwide.
TUESDAY, DEC. 1, 2015
Tue., Dec. 1, 2015, 8:29 a.m.
It's a busy day for people interested in Spokane's criminal justice system.
THURSDAY, OCT. 22, 2015
MONDAY, OCT. 12, 2015
Mon., Oct. 12, 2015, 12:41 p.m.
Demetruis Glenn, the teenager sentenced to 16 years in prison for the murder of World War II veteran Delbert "Shorty" Belton, may be planning a wedding behind bars.
FRIDAY, SEPT. 25, 2015
Fri., Sept. 25, 2015, 9:06 p.m.
Police on Friday released pictures taken of the man who robbed a Spokane gas station earlier this week.
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 23, 2015
TUESDAY, SEPT. 15, 2015
Tue., Sept. 15, 2015, 1:44 p.m.
Spokane's search for a new police ombudsman hit another snag last week after a glitch in the city's meeting notification system prevented the ombudsman commission from meeting.
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 5, 2015
MONDAY, AUG. 3, 2015
THURSDAY, JULY 30, 2015
Thu., July 30, 2015, 4:53 p.m.
A 19-year-old man was jailed Wednesday for allegedly fighting with state troopers and threatening to kill them and their families after a traffic stop in Spokane Valley.
THURSDAY, JULY 23, 2015
Thu., July 23, 2015, 11:46 a.m.
Spokane Mayor David Condon and police Chief Frank Straub are in Washington D.C. this morning and spoke as part of a panel discussing community policing that was organized by the White House.
TUESDAY, JULY 14, 2015
Tue., July 14, 2015, 10:13 p.m.
A man is accused of shooting at one of his roommates Monday after scribbling phrases on a wall in crayon.
THURSDAY, JULY 9, 2015
Thu., July 9, 2015, 12:44 p.m.
Admir Rasic, a Bosnian national who immigrated to the Spokane area, said it was "a feeling unlike any other" finding the words "Death to Islam" spray painted on the outside of the Bosnia Herzegovina Heritage Association of Spokane on Saturday.
MONDAY, JUNE 29, 2015
Mon., June 29, 2015, 5:20 p.m.
Spokane leads state in auto thefts and again had among worst rates in nation last year, study finds 7
You’re more likely to lose a car or truck to thieves in Spokane than in any other city statewide, a new study indicates.
THURSDAY, JUNE 25, 2015
Thu., June 25, 2015, 9:33 p.m.
Spokane police are investigating the burglary earlier this month of Backyard Public House. Detectives suspect that three men smashed a window and stole about 10 bottles of whiskey.
FRIDAY, JUNE 5, 2015
FRIDAY, MAY 29, 2015
Fri., May 29, 2015, 9:29 a.m.
The policy for Spokane Transit Authority drivers at intersections contains no written instructions for turns on yellow lights. The agency released its policies as part of a records request following Friday's fatal crash between an STA bus and a motorcycle.
WEDNESDAY, MAY 27, 2015
Wed., May 27, 2015, 9:11 a.m.
This morning's story detailing Spokane County's receipt of a $150,000 grant to combat overcrowding at the jail was written before the MacArthur Foundation released all of the finalists. Go inside the blog to see them.
FRIDAY, MAY 22, 2015
Fri., May 22, 2015, 7:53 p.m.
Brandon Hutchinson found himself back in court again this week and was ordered held on $100,000 bond on a charge of escape from community custody, bringing his total bond on multiple criminal charges to $410,000.
THURSDAY, MAY 21, 2015
Thu., May 21, 2015, 11:39 a.m.
Olympia Police Chief Ronnie Roberts said at an early Thursday news conference that both men were shot in the chest and taken to the hospital. He says one man is in stable condition and one is in critical condition.
TUESDAY, MAY 19, 2015
Tue., May 19, 2015, 12:17 p.m.
Two out of three appellate judges ordered Yakima County to throw out a drug conviction against Heath Wisdom, ruling the October 2010 search a sheriff's deputy was unlawful.
MONDAY, MAY 11, 2015
Mon., May 11, 2015, 7:50 a.m.
FBI data released today showed a spike in the number of law enforcement officers killed on the job by criminals from 2013 to 2014. But fewer officers were killed last year than the annual average since 1980.
FRIDAY, MAY 8, 2015
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