Stories tagged: Canyon County
Fri., Oct. 5, 2018, 12:46 p.m.
The Canyon County jail is the first in Idaho to implement an iris biometric identification recognition system when booking inmates into custody, a process that is more accurate and faster …
Tue., Oct. 2, 2018, 3:09 p.m.
An Idaho man has been sentenced to 30 years to life in prison for sexually abusing girls and providing them with drugs, the Canyon County prosecutor’s office said.
Sun., July 29, 2018, 1 p.m.
Boise police started tracking opioid-related arrests in November 2016, after a case Officer Terry Weir remembers well.
Mon., June 18, 2018, 12:27 p.m.
Eight Idaho counties including Ada and Canyon — as well as the Idaho Military Division — have the potential to save an estimated collective $2 million by changing how they …
Tue., June 12, 2018, 11:30 a.m.
West Nile Virus has been confirmed in a mosquito trap located west of Parma, according to a press release from the Canyon County Mosquito Abatement District.
Wed., May 30, 2018, 12:44 p.m.
Both the man and woman involved in Monday’s shooting that sheriff’s deputies are calling a domestic violence situation died Tuesday, according to a Canyon County Sheriff’s Office release from Chief …
Wed., May 23, 2018, 10:02 a.m.
Deputy coroner alleges misconduct at Canyon coroner’s office, including usage of remains as fertilizer
A notice of a tort claim filed against the Canyon County coroner by a current employee alleges ongoing harassment and a “hostile” work environment riddled with violations.
UPDATED: Sat., April 28, 2018, 2:02 p.m.
An ex-deputy in southwestern Idaho authorities say took part in a plan to have inmates attack another inmate has filed notice that he intends to bring a lawsuit contending wrongful …
Sat., March 10, 2018, 2:16 p.m.
In May 2009, Zachary Neagle killed his 32-year-old father, Jason Neagle, in their Caldwell home. When his defense argued that years of sexual abuse prompted the killing, national and international …
Mon., Dec. 25, 2017, 2:16 p.m.
Raise the Bottom, a Boise-based non-residential opiate treatment center, is expanding to Nampa.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 16, 2017, 2:05 p.m.
Authorities in southwestern Idaho have launched a billboard campaign hoping to find the people who robbed an Idaho convenience store and killed a 25-year-old employee.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 26, 2017, 10:45 p.m.
Authorities said Thursday the criminal investigation involving a former state representative has been turned over to the Idaho Attorney General’s office.
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 3, 2017, 1:14 p.m.
Officials with the Canyon County Public Defender’s office say they are considering a possible agreement with a nearby county to handle their legal defenses in death penalty cases.
UPDATED: Mon., June 19, 2017, 6:37 p.m.
Investigators are trying to determine what killed three people whose bodies were found hidden outside a southwestern Idaho home.
Fri., Dec. 30, 2016, 12:30 p.m.
The Canyon County sheriff is planning to ask the Attorney General’s Office to investigate county commissioners for willful neglect of duty following a string of escapes from a jail tent …
Fri., Oct. 7, 2016, 12:39 p.m.
Canyon County is shutting down a tent facility used by the county jail after a number of escapes and the potential for additional ones
Mon., Sept. 5, 2016, 3:08 p.m.
The Canyon County Pest Control District pays a $1-per-tail bounty for gopher tails delivered to the district office in Caldwell, Idaho.
Tue., May 17, 2016, 1:32 p.m.
Seven years after the American Civil Liberties Union sued over overcrowding and other conditions, the Canyon County Jail is no longer required to have federal oversight.
Wed., April 22, 2015
It’s been a week since Dan Price became the newsiest CEO in the land by cutting his own pay and setting his company’s bottom salary at $70,000. The decision made …