Stories tagged: juvenile
Sat., June 3, 2017, 12:49 p.m.
Juvenile killed, 7 others injured in Idaho crash
A 15-year-old eastern Idaho girl has died and seven other juveniles sustained injuries in a one-vehicle crash Saturday in Pocatello.
Thu., May 5, 2016, 12:34 p.m.
Spokane deputies use Taser on armed 11-year-old boy
Spokane County sheriff’s deputies used a Taser on an 11-year-old boy after he refused to drop the knife he was holding Thursday morning.
Fri., March 11, 2016, 4:36 p.m.
Teen accused of fondling sleeping woman in North Spokane may be tried as adult
A judge will decide next week whether a 16-year-old boy will be tried as an adult for allegedly breaking into an apartment and fondling a woman as she slept.
Thu., March 3, 2016, 6:48 p.m.
Teen accused of stabbing mother during argument over chores
Police have arrested a teenage boy accused of stabbing his mother during an argument over his chores.
Thu., Nov. 27, 2014
For juveniles charged as adults in Spokane robbery, beating
Four juveniles accused of beating a homeowner, breaking his windows and stealing a space heater off his kitchen counter have been charged as adults. A fifth person accused in the …
Mon., Dec. 23, 2013, 11:46 a.m.
Teen expelled, jailed for allegedly threatening to kill classmates
The Spokane County Sheriff’s Office said it arrested a 14-year-old boy over the weekend after he made threats to kill classmates and a teacher at East Valley High School last …
Wed., Sept. 4, 2013, 9:27 a.m.
Eleventh juvenile arrested in taxidermy break-in
An eleventh and final juvenile suspect has been arrested in the burglary of a Mead taxidermist last week in which suspects made off with more than $27,000 of stolen property, …
Tue., Aug. 27, 2013, 1:20 p.m.
Teens burglarize taxidermy business
Four teens made off with a stuffed animal menagerie in Mead on Monday night, according to the Spokane County Sheriff’s Office.
Mon., Dec. 15, 1997
We Can’t Afford To Let Them Be Enigmas In Our Midst
I am not 10 years out of high school my reunion approaches in spring yet I’m feeling decidedly out of touch with teenagers as news surfaces of another scene of …
Thu., Oct. 30, 1997
Abandoned Ski Lodge, House Victims Of Arson
Arsonists hit two abandoned Valley buildings late last week, causing minor damage to each. The incidents were not linked, police said. Someone set fire to the attic of the old …
Wed., April 24, 1996
Three Boys Booked For Beating Baby
Three boys were booked Tuesday for investigation of attempted murder in the beating of a month-old infant during the theft of a Big Wheel tricycle from a home in their …
Thu., March 7, 1996
Parents May Be Fined Under Teen Curfew In/Around: Deer Park
Deer Park parents who let their children roam city streets at night will soon be getting hit in the pocketbook. “We wanted to put the responsibility back where it belongs …
Wed., Dec. 20, 1995
Family Ties That Bind Loosened A Little Bit
The judge who ordered a teenager shackled to her mother for a month to keep her out of trouble has decided to make the arrangement more comfortable for both. Family …
Sun., Dec. 10, 1995
Four Teens Charged In Rash Of Thefts
Four teenagers are responsible for the recent rash of thefts in Smelterville and Wallace, trading the stolen items for marijuana and cash, Shoshone County Deputy Mitch Alexander said Saturday. Information …
Wed., Nov. 15, 1995
House Committee To Discuss Youth Crime
The state House of Representatives Law and Justice Committee will hold a public meeting Thursday in Spokane to discuss legislation and youth crime. The meeting will be held at Spokane …
Wed., Sept. 20, 1995
Girl, 6, Stabs Playmate Over Dolls
A 6-year-old girl stabbed a 7-year-old playmate in the back with a steak knife in a fight over Barbie dolls, police said. The older girl was hospitalized in serious condition …
Sun., Sept. 10, 1995
Boys Tied To High-Tech Break-Ins
A string of break-ins and burglaries has been linked to a group of 14-year-old boys whom police allege were assembling a first-class computer out of stolen components. Three of the …
Tue., July 11, 1995
5 Teens Arrested, 2 Sought In Rape
A fifth teenager has been arrested in the rape of an 11-year-old girl and two more youths were still being sought in the crime, police said Monday. Police Chief Andrew …
Wed., June 21, 1995
Teens Steal Man’s Wallet, Flee In His Car Victim Threatened With Fence Post After Finding Group Asleep In His Yard
A group of teenagers threatened a man with a metal pole, stole his wallet and sped away in his car early Tuesday, after slamming a stolen Jeep Cherokee through a …
Sun., May 28, 1995
Prosecutor Says Boy Too Young To Be Tried As Adult
The 13-year-old suspect in a stabbing at Burley Junior High School is two months too young to be charged as an adult, Cassia County Prosecutor Howard Smyser said. So the …
Sun., May 28, 1995
After 16 Arrests, Teenager Gets Package Deal
Even when you’re caught, crime sometimes pays. Fifteen-year-old Joey knows. Over the past 1 years, police arrested the Spokane boy 16 times for 19 different crimes - burglary, car thefts, …
Wed., May 24, 1995
Two Teens Arrested After Boy Injured With Truck Door
Deputies arrested two Coeur d’Alene teens Monday after they intentionally had hit a third youth with the door of a pickup truck, according to Kootenai County sheriff’s officials. Thomas Boyer, …
Tue., May 23, 1995
Young Suspect Will Be Tried As Adult 16-Year-Old Boy Charged With Killing Neighbor, 11
1. Joshua Nelson 2. Travis Richards 3. Friends of 11-year-old Joshua Nelson console each other Sunday after learning he had been found dead. A teenage neighbor has been charged in …
Thu., May 18, 1995
Teen Enters Innocent Plea In Shooting
A Seattle teenager charged with fatally shooting a 7-year-old girl through the wall of a Rainier Valley flophouse has pleaded innocent. Tony Combs had agreed to a deal prosecutors and …
Mon., May 15, 1995
Bill On Runaways Has Proper Balance
Parents of troubled kids can breathe a little easier now. Gov. Mike Lowry gave parents some desperately needed help last week when he signed into law a bill authorizing the …
Fri., May 5, 1995
Teens Face Charges For Graffiti Six Youths Are The Largest Group Of ‘Taggers’ Caught By Sheriff’s Department
This graffiti over I-90 is said to be the work of ‘taggers.’ Photo by Kootenai County Sheriff’s Department
Fri., April 14, 1995
Student Reportedly Lied About Killing
The student whose admission to Harvard was rescinded after the school learned she had killed her mother was rejected for lying about the crime during an admissions interview, sources said …
Fri., April 14, 1995
Teen Stalker Sentenced To Year In Jail Made Several Attacks On Girl He Blamed For Thwarting Romance
An 18-year-old Kettle Falls High School senior has been sentenced to a year in jail for potentially lethal attacks he made after stalking a 15-year-old girl for months. Aaron King …
Sun., April 2, 1995
Prosecutor: Return Banished Teens Says Tlingits Are Breaking Law By Possessing Firearms, Living On Federal Land
Two Tlingit teenagers who have been banished to an isolated island in southeastern Alaska are violating the conditions of their punishment by possessing firearms and living on federal land, according …
Sun., March 12, 1995
Program Holds Out Hope, Help For Predators
Tom is a sex offender so dangerous that alarms must be placed on his bedroom door or he’ll go prowling at night for a victim to rape or molest. Duane’s …