Spokane’s Director of Law Enforcement Frank Straub (blue tie), Interim Police Police Chief Scott Stephens (center) and Spokane Police Capt. Brad Arleth participate in a blue mass on Sept. 11, 2012 at St. Charles Catholic Church in north Spokane. A blue mass celebrates police officers, firefighters and other emergency workers.
Sept. 12, 2012 in City on Page A1
The new leader of the Spokane Police Department credits his life to a fire truck. More specifically, the New York City Fire Department truck he used as shelter as the …