Stories tagged: Airway Heights Police Department
Wed., March 26, 2014
Liberty Lake car prowls trigger manhunt
The Liberty Lake Police Department mounted an aggressive response when 11 car break-ins were reported in one night last Thursday. By the end of the day, they had identified three …
Wed., Jan. 15, 2014, 10:07 a.m.
Co-owner of alleged Spokane Valley brothel arrested
Mikal Chandler, 33, was arrested and booked into Spokane County Jail on Tuesday. Chandler faces the same charges as listed business associate Brandy Birkland for his involvement in Montana’s spa, …
Fri., April 19, 2013
Airway Heights prison therapist confronted, quits
A female therapist who specialized in sexual deviancy treatment at the Airway Heights Corrections Center resigned after having an inappropriate relationship with a male sex offender, prison officials said Thursday. …
Tue., Jan. 8, 2013, 10:23 a.m.
Masked man robs Airway Heights fast food restaurant
Airway Heights police are looking for an armed robber who held up Jack in the Box employees Monday night.
Thu., July 12, 2012
Suspects in brothel case released from jail pending arraignment
Five women and one man arrested in a sweeping anti-prostitution investigation at Spokane-area spas and massage parlors have been released from jail. The suspects, who own four of eight suspected …
Wed., July 11, 2012, 7:18 p.m.
Suspected brothel owners released from jail
Five women and one man arrested in a sweeping anti-prostitution investigation at Spokane-area spas and massage parlors have been released from jail.
UPDATED: Tue., July 10, 2012, 2:31 p.m.
Eight suspected Spokane brothels raided by police
Eight suspected brothels were raided across the Spokane area today by a multi-agency law enforcement task force.
Sat., Aug. 6, 2011
Suspects raise rape defense
A man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder in Airway Heights told police he was “on fire and ready to go” after his girlfriend said she’d been raped by the …
Thu., Aug. 4, 2011, 2:45 p.m.
Knife, ax, machete lead to attempted-murder arrests
A fight over sexual assault allegations led to the arrest of a couple on kidnapping and attempted murder charges in Airway Heights early today, police said.
Thu., Aug. 4, 2011
Man charged with rape of 2 workers
The operator of a beauty shop in the NorthTown Mall in Spokane is in jail on rape charges involving two of his employees. Thomas C. Rohn, 37, is accused of …
Mon., March 21, 2011
Law agencies see benefit of cameras
For police agencies, cameras that record officer encounters with the public can help prove suspects are guilty and set the record straight if officers are wrongly accused of misconduct. “It …
Fri., July 9, 2010, 11:11 a.m.
New tenant’s find leads to evacuation of neighbors
A man moving into an Airway Heights trailer Thursday made a find that invited bomb squad members as his first house guests.
Thu., Aug. 20, 2009
West Plains in brief: Police settle in to new quarters
The Airway Heights Police Department is settling in after upgrading from a 1,200-square-foot space to a 4,800-square-foot building at 1307 S. Ziegler St. Police Chief Lee Bennett said 13 officers …
Thu., March 26, 2009
County to shift some dispatch costs to cities
The city of Airway Heights, as well as other outlying cities, may soon take over some costs associated with emergency service dispatch fees. These costs have up to now been …