Stories tagged: Jeff Tower
Wed., Nov. 17, 2010
Jail elevator incidents draw scrutiny
A criminal investigation is under way to determine who may have caused an elevator shutdown that injured a Spokane County Jail deputy. Evidence indicates someone pushed an emergency stop button …
Fri., Oct. 22, 2010
Air One had equipment failure
Air One, the Spokane County Sheriff’s Office helicopter, made what was called a “precautionary landing” earlier this month when its hydraulic system failed. Undersheriff Jeff Tower likened the situation to …
Tue., Aug. 31, 2010
Sheriff turns to retiree to head internal investigations
Recently retired Undersheriff Greg Conner would become a $70-an-hour consultant under a contract Spokane County commissioners may approve today. Jeff Tower, the county’s remaining undersheriff, said officials hope to fill …
Mon., Aug. 30, 2010, 5:44 p.m.
Consultant role proposed for retired undersheriff
Recently retired Undersheriff Greg Conner would become a $70-an-hour consultant under a contract Spokane County commissioners may approve Tuesday.
Mon., March 22, 2010
Spokane County looking at budget staff
Spokane County is moving to shore up its financial management with several new specialists. A back-burner plan to hire a budget director will heat up next month. Commissioners plan to …