Stories tagged: Gordon Ennis
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 16, 2018, 10 p.m.
A judge rejected a new rape trial for a former Spokane police sergeant convicted of sexually assaulting another police officer during a heavy-drinking house party three years ago.
Sat., Aug. 11, 2018, 5 a.m.
A ruling on whether former police sergeant and convicted rapist Gordon Ennis will get a new trial was delayed a week after the trial judge unexpectedly requested more time to …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 8, 2018, 10:58 p.m.
A former Spokane police sergeant accused of raping a fellow officer at a house party in 2015 will argue Friday in court that his trial attorney Rob Cossey withheld evidence …
UPDATED: Mon., June 4, 2018, 9:21 p.m.
As part of his request for a new trial, former police Sgt. Gordon Ennis alleges another officer had sexual contact with the victim the same night he was convicted of …
UPDATED: Sun., June 3, 2018, 10:23 p.m.
A former Spokane police sergeant convicted of sexually assaulting another police officer is seeking a new trial.
UPDATED: Tue., May 15, 2018, 9:50 p.m.
A new sentencing date is set for former Spokane police Sgt. Gordon Ennis, who was convicted in March of raping a fellow police officer.
UPDATED: Wed., April 25, 2018, 10:33 p.m.
A sentencing hearing for former police Sgt. Gordon Ennis – convicted in March of sexually assaulting another officer – was delayed Wednesday.
UPDATED: Wed., March 7, 2018, 10:54 p.m.
A jury on Wednesday found Spokane Police Sgt. Gordon Ennis guilty of sexually assaulting another police officer.
UPDATED: Tue., March 6, 2018, 10:26 p.m.
Former police Sgt. Gordon Ennis testified in his own defense Tuesday that he did not sexually assault another police officer during a drunken party. He told jurors that the sexual …
Mon., March 5, 2018, 7:24 p.m.
A former Spokane Police officer on trial for sexual assault intends to testify in his own defense Tuesday.
UPDATED: Mon., March 5, 2018, 6:57 p.m.
Former Spokane Police Guild President John Gately will not take the stand in the rape trial against former police Sgt. Gordon Ennis. Speaking through his attorney Mark Vovos, Gatley told …
UPDATED: Thu., March 1, 2018, 9:50 p.m.
In trial Thursday – the third day of the
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 28, 2018, 1:59 p.m.
Dressed in a dark blouse, her hair pulled back in a ponytail, the Spokane police officer who accused a senior officer of sexually assaulting her described how she has been …
Mon., Feb. 26, 2018, 7:08 p.m.
How much a woman had to drink was the recurring theme of the first day of testimony in the second-degree rape against former Spokane police Sgt. Gordon Ennis.
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 18, 2018, 9:30 p.m.
It’s been eight months since a judge declared a mistrial in the second-degree rape case against former police Sgt. Gordon Ennis. Attorneys are ready to try again.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 29, 2017, 7:21 p.m.
Despite a request from both the defense attorney and a deputy prosecutor, a Spokane County judge denied a motion Tuesday to move the upcoming rape trial of Spokane Police Officer …
UPDATED: Thu., July 13, 2017, 10:52 p.m.
Newly released investigation reports offer specific details on how former police officer Gordon Ennis violated the terms of his release on a rape charge by attempting to contact a key …
UPDATED: Fri., June 16, 2017, 8:55 a.m.
Days before a mistrial was declared in the rape trial of former Spokane police Sgt. Gordon Ennis, prosecutors in the case asked that Ennis be put in jail for violating …
UPDATED: Mon., June 12, 2017, 8:13 p.m.
A judge declared a mistrial in the case against former Spokane police Sgt. Gordon Ennis on Monday, the same day jury selection was expected to begin.
UPDATED: Fri., June 9, 2017, 10:42 p.m.
Jury selection for the rape trial of former Spokane Police Sgt. Gordon Ennis is expected to start Monday as attorneys call in an extra-large pool of 120 potential jurors.
UPDATED: Mon., March 6, 2017, 3:51 p.m.
Former Spokane Police Guild president accused of telling officer about rape investigation suspended for month
The former Spokane Police Guild president accused of sharing confidential information about a rape investigation involving a fellow officer will be suspended for a four weeks without pay.
Wed., May 18, 2016, 5:35 p.m.
Spokane County Prosecutor Larry Haskell will not re-try the former Spokane Police Guild president on a misdemeanor charge of obstructing a law enforcement officer.
Mon., May 16, 2016, 6:09 p.m.
Former Spokane Police Guild president John Gately testified in his misdemeanor trial Monday that he told a fellow officer under investigation for rape that the county might want to collect …
Thu., May 12, 2016, 5:29 p.m.
Former Spokane Police Guild president John Gately’s
Wed., May 11, 2016, 5:23 p.m.
Attorney for Spokane officer accused of obstructing rape investigation says client worked to perform dual roles
Prosecutors argued Wednesday that two phone calls made by the former Spokane Police Guild president delayed the investigation into a rape accusation against another officer and prevented them from collecting …
Mon., May 9, 2016, 4:44 p.m.
Many prospective jurors in the trial of former Spokane Police Guild president John Gately said they’d heard something about the case on the news, but few recalled the details of …
Fri., March 25, 2016, 12:36 p.m.
An attorney for former Spokane Police Guild president John Gately says Gately didn’t commit any crimes by talking to a fellow officer who was under investigation for rape.
Fri., Jan. 29, 2016, 6:05 p.m.
Former Spokane Police Guild president John Gately entered a not guilty plea on a new charge of rendering criminal assistance in court Friday.
Thu., Jan. 14, 2016, 11 a.m.
Recent events within the Spokane Police Department demand more urgency to rebuild and strengthen oversight.
Mon., Dec. 21, 2015, 11:17 a.m.
The Spokane Police Guild president accused of tipping off a fellow officer about a sexual assault investigation pleaded not guilty to felony charges Monday.