Stories tagged: arrests
Wed., Dec. 6, 2017, 10:50 a.m.
2 arrested in shooting outside Graham-Kapowsin High School
Two suspects have been arrested following the shooting of two students outside a high school in Graham.
Mon., Dec. 4, 2017, 10:20 a.m.
Malta announces 10 arrests in journalist’s car bomb killing
Ten Maltese suspects were arrested Monday over the car bomb slaying of a prominent investigative journalist, the prime minister and other authorities said, about six weeks after the assassination that …
Thu., Nov. 30, 2017, 11:50 a.m.
Venezuela arrests top oil officials in corruption probe
Venezuelan authorities on Thursday arrested two former top officials in a widening corruption probe into the state-run oil industry that some see as an attempt by President Nicolas Maduro to …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 24, 2017, 5:27 p.m.
Seven arrested during mall protest in suburban St. Louis
A protest forced a large suburban St. Louis shopping mall to close for an hour on the day after Thanksgiving, one of the year’s busiest shopping days, and renewed concerns …
Thu., Nov. 23, 2017, 7:01 p.m.
Two men arrested in connection to Portland State University shooting
Police said two men have been arrested in connection with a shooting near Portland State University earlier this month that killed a 21-year-old man from Vancouver, Washington.
Mon., Nov. 6, 2017, 1:42 p.m.
Few people get prison time after series of 2016 protests
More than half of the 200 people arrested during protests after last year’s presidential elections were not prosecuted, and many cases were dismissed altogether, Portland officials said.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 5, 2017, 8:36 p.m.
Saudi arrests of princes consolidates another’s power grab
The surprise dismissal and arrest of dozens of ministers, royals, officials and senior military officers by Saudi Arabia’s crown prince is unprecedented in the secretive, 85-year-old kingdom. But so is …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 4, 2017, 11:27 a.m.
143 arrested after protest blocks St. Louis highway traffic
Police arrested 143 people after protesters blocked traffic on a busy highway near downtown St. Louis as part of the ongoing demonstrations against the acquittal of a white former police …
Tue., Oct. 3, 2017, 10:22 p.m.
Police make arrests after protests block St. Louis highway
ST. LOUIS – Authorities arrested several people Tuesday night after a group of protesters blocked a section of traffic on Interstate 64 in St. Louis. Many demonstrators were taken into …
Sun., Oct. 1, 2017
Editorial: Feds shouldn’t overreact to crime data
If Sessions doesn’t want to erode progress, as he has stated, he will back off knee-jerk responses that led to past failures.
Sat., Sept. 30, 2017, 1:25 p.m.
Fifty detained as anti-Semitic group marches in Swedish city
Police said at least 50 people were detained Saturday during a right-wing demonstration in Sweden’s second-largest city that left one police officer and several others injured.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 23, 2017, 3:46 p.m.
Some forcibly arrested in St. Louis weren’t protesting
An undercover St. Louis police officer and an Air Force lieutenant who lives in the neighborhood were among several people who say they were forcibly arrested last weekend even though …
Tue., Sept. 19, 2017, 3:52 p.m.
Three people charged with inciting riot after Georgia Tech vigil
Three people face charges after violent clashes with campus police at Georgia Tech following a vigil for a student fatally shot by officers, a university spokesman said Tuesday.
Sun., Sept. 3, 2017, 9:02 a.m.
Three arrested for crashing car into Serb president’s motorcade
Three people were arrested after their car crashed into the Serbian president’s motorcade, officials and media said Sunday.
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 27, 2017, 9:15 p.m.
Black-clad anarchists storm Berkeley rally, assaulting 5
Black-clad anarchists on Sunday stormed into what had been a largely peaceful Berkeley protest against hate and attacked at least five people, including the leader of a politically conservative group …
Fri., July 28, 2017
Goodman and Moynihan: Resistance to ACA repeal rolls on
The effort to kill Obamacare is not complete. Expect vigorous protests throughout August, led by the activists of ADAPT and their allies.
Tue., July 11, 2017, 9:53 a.m.
Turkey’s failed coup: Warrants issued for 105 tech experts
Turkish authorities have issued detention warrants for 105 information technology experts suspected of aiding last year’s failed coup, the state-run news agency reported.
UPDATED: Fri., July 7, 2017, 1:25 p.m.
Protesters arrested after occupying senators’ offices to protest health-care bill
Dozens of protesters were arrested nationwide after occupying the local offices of Republican senators, a protest against the Better Care Reconciliation Act organized by a coalition of left-wing groups.
Wed., July 5, 2017, 2:53 p.m.
139 men arrested in Seattle prostitution sting
Authorities say Seattle police arrested 139 men in a weeklong prostitution sting.
UPDATED: Thu., June 29, 2017, 10:01 p.m.
Feds will now target relatives who smuggled in children
The Trump administration plans to arrest parents and other relatives who authorities believe smuggled their children into the United States, a move immigrant advocates said would send a wave of …
Wed., May 31, 2017, 10:29 a.m.
Authorities: 19 charged in New York mob takedown
Federal authorities say 19 people have been indicted in a New York mob investigation that includes allegations of fraud in a $25 million hospital expansion and in other public building …
UPDATED: Wed., May 17, 2017, 7:47 p.m.
MS-13 gang targeted in pre-dawn sweep across Los Angeles
Hundreds of federal and local law enforcement fanned out across Los Angeles in pre-dawn sweeps, serving arrest and search warrants as part of a three-year investigation into the ultra-violent street …
UPDATED: Sat., April 15, 2017, 8:50 p.m.
21 arrested as punches and smoke bombs fly at Trump rally in Berkeley
Hundreds of pro-Trump demonstrators and counterprotesters clashed Saturday at a “Patriots Day” rally in Berkeley, the third time the groups engaged in violent confrontations on city streets in recent months.
UPDATED: Thu., March 30, 2017, 9:51 p.m.
Immigration agents round up 84 in Alaska, Washington, Oregon
Immigration agents rounded up 84 people – including 60 with criminal records – during a three-day operation in Washington, Oregon and Alaska, authorities said Thursday.
Sat., March 11, 2017, 6 a.m.
Police arresting far fewer students after Spokane schools change discipline polices
A change in Spokane Public Schools approach toward student discipline has led to a drastic reduction in the number of students arrested. As of Feb. 28 district officers had arrested …
Thu., Dec. 22, 2016, 8:13 p.m.
Texas officer on restricted duty after videotaped arrests
A white Texas police officer was placed on restricted duty Thursday while an internal investigation looks into a video showing the officer wrestling a black woman to the ground before …
Tue., Nov. 29, 2016, 11:50 a.m.
Dozens arrested during protests for higher minimum wages
Dozens of people were arrested Monday as they participated in protests nationwide for a $15 per hour minimum wage.
Sun., Oct. 23, 2016, 1:58 p.m.
North Dakota officials shoot at drone; 127 arrested during weekend of pipeline protests
Law enforcement officials fired at an unmanned aircraft and a group of Dakota Access pipeline opponents twice blocked a North Dakota state highway Sunday, capping a weekend of protests.
Wed., Sept. 21, 2016
Editorial: WSU fumbles response to crime issue
WSU’s brand has been damaged, and President Shulz should at least say that something is seriously wrong when so many athletes are running afoul of the law. If the university …
Tue., July 26, 2016, 11:09 a.m.
19 arrested in Immigration and Customs Enforcement operation
SEATTLE – U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement says 19 foreign nationals in northern Washington were arrested during an operation targeting convicted criminals. ICE officials said in a news release the …