Stories tagged: assaults
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 22, 2017, 11:58 a.m.
Obama campus assault guidance gets scrapped under Trump
The Trump administration on Friday scrapped Obama-era guidance on investigating campus sexual assault, replacing it with new instructions that allow universities to require higher standards of evidence when handling complaints.
Mon., June 5, 2017
Spokane Transit bus drivers seek protection after recent assaults
Assaults and threats against Spokane Transit Authority drivers appear to be on the rise, and that has drivers concerned, according to the head of the union that represents many of …
Thu., Sept. 19, 2013
Teens arrested after sword attack
Two teenage boys were arrested Tuesday after what law enforcement describes as a drug-fueled crime spree during which they assaulted one boy’s mother with a sword and planned to eat …
Thu., Jan. 27, 2011
Family unites for Chewelah man in coma after beating
Tragedy can bring out the best in people. Navarone “Rone” Katzer, 37, is a well-known businessman from Chewelah, Wash. The popular owner of Red Line Finishing, an auto body paint …
Fri., July 23, 2010
Police suspect one assailant in attacks
New evidence shows one man may be responsible for three sexual assaults in Spokane Valley in December 2008 and September 2009, police said Wednesday. The man is suspected of fondling …
Thu., Aug. 27, 2009, 1:55 p.m.
Another alleged assault victim recants at WSU
A second alleged victim of assault on Washington State University’s Pullman campus has recanted her story.