Stories tagged: inmate suicide
Sun., May 19, 2013
Eye on Boise: Otter’s housing stipend to resume
BOISE – Former longtime chief state economist Mike Ferguson analyzed the latest state tax revenue news – which showed revenues surging 13.2 percent over forecasts for April, the biggest tax …
Thu., April 9, 2009, 3:25 p.m.
Bonner’s Ferry man commits suicide in Montana jail
Authorities say a 22-year-old North Idaho man committed suicide in the Sanders County Detention Center shortly after he was captured by residents for allegedly robbing a convenience store in Trout …
Mon., March 2, 2009, 4:57 p.m.
Inmate who hanged self had smuggled marijuana
A Canadian man who hanged himself in a Spokane County Jail cell Friday was there for delivering 350 pounds of marijuana to undercover DEA agents in northern Washington, federal authorities …
Sun., March 1, 2009
In brief: Inmate’s death triggers afternoon lockdown at jail
The Spokane County Jail was locked down for five hours Friday afternoon after an inmate apparently committed suicide. “He was in a cell all by himself,” said Sgt. Joe Peterson …