Stories tagged: Kootenai County Sheriff's Office
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 2, 2018, 8:46 p.m.
Kootenai County deputies find 58 pounds of marijuana during traffic stop
The Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office arrested a 70-year-old man after deputies found 58 pounds of marijuana in his car during a traffic stop Thursday.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 2, 2018, 10:05 p.m.
William Swan faces felony vehicular manslaughter in collision that killed CdA high school student
A man involved in a vehicle collision that killed a Coeur d’Alene High School student and put his older brother in the hospital has been charged with felony vehicular manslaughter.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 11, 2017, 11:52 p.m.
Law enforcement, kids take a spin through the toy aisles at annual Holidays and Heroes event
About 100 children in the Spokane and Coeur d’Alene region were chauffeured around area shopping centers at this year’s Holidays and Heroes event.
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 3, 2017, 1:27 p.m.
Two arrested after fight leaves adult, child injured in North Idaho
An adult and a 10-year-old were injured after an altercation spiraled into a SWAT-response incident in North Idaho Friday evening.
UPDATED: Mon., June 12, 2017, 1:05 p.m.
Child found ‘shivering, cold to the touch’ on the side of the road in Hayden, Idaho Saturday morning
A small child who wandered out of his father’s apartment was found on the side of the road in Hayden, Idaho early Saturday morning dressed only in pajamas and without …
Sun., June 11, 2017, 12:06 p.m.
Kootenai County Sheriff’s deputies arrest car thieves, seize numerous stolen items
Kootenai County Sheriff’s deputies arrested two suspected car thieves Saturday with numerous stolen items in their possession.
UPDATED: Sat., May 27, 2017, 6 p.m.
Two rescued from the Spokane River in separate incidents
Two people were plucked from the Spokane River Saturday in separate incidents in Spokane Valley and Post Falls.
UPDATED: Sun., May 14, 2017, 5:42 p.m.
Missing Coeur d’Alene man found dead Sunday
A Coeur d’Alene man
UPDATED: Sat., May 13, 2017, 3:03 p.m.
Coeur d’Alene man reported missing while mushroom hunting
A Coeur d’Alene man who went into the woods to pick mushrooms Thursday has been reported missing by his family.
UPDATED: Wed., April 26, 2017, 9:02 p.m.
Second Kootenai County Jail escapee found
The Yakima County Sheriff’s Office has captured the second man who escaped from the Yakima County Corrections Center on April 4.
UPDATED: Thu., April 20, 2017, 4:33 p.m.
Man arrested for mail theft in Kootenai County gave false name to deputies
A man arrested in Kootenai County last week for multiple felonies connected to a rash of mail thefts on Hayden Lake Road gave deputies a false name, but his deception …
UPDATED: Thu., April 20, 2017, 1:46 p.m.
Suspected mail thieves nabbed on Hayden Lake Road
The Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office arrested two people Wednesday suspected of stealing mail from mailboxes on Hayden Lake Road.
UPDATED: Thu., March 23, 2017, 10:43 p.m.
Idaho officials warn residents of potential danger in drinking well water after a flood
The Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office and Office of Emergency Management are warning residents of the potential danger in drinking well water after a flood.
UPDATED: Tue., March 21, 2017, 5:38 p.m.
Human remains thought to be those of woman missing since 2015
Human remains believed to be that of a woman reported missing in 2015 have been located near Heyburn State Park in Idaho.by a man walking his dog. The dog walker …
UPDATED: Fri., March 17, 2017, 10:50 p.m.
No-wake zones in effect for the Coeur d’Alene River during high water conditions
Boaters should be aware of no-wake zones in effect on the Coeur d’Alene River because of the high water and flooding, the Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office says.
UPDATED: Fri., March 10, 2017, 8:44 p.m.
Coeur d’Alene murder suspect shot himself after sheriff’s deputy blocked his way
A Kootenai County Sheriff’s Deputy was standing just down the road from murder suspect Steven T. Denson, waiting for backup, when Denson shot himself.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 18, 2017, 4:58 p.m.
Missing Oregon couple found safe by Kootenai County search and rescue
An Oregon couple reported missing near Coeur d’Alene Friday evening was found unharmed but stuck in the snow Saturday morning by the Kootenai Count Sheriff’s Office search and rescue team.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 3, 2017, 9:32 p.m.
Convicted murderer captured near Bayview after fight with deputy, police dog
A convicted murderer from Lewiston was captured near Bayview Friday morning after a brawl with a police dog and a deputy.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 20, 2017, 8:12 p.m.
Kootenai County deputy not at fault in death of pedestrian on Highway 95
A Kootenai County Deputy who hit and killed a woman crossing Highway 95 in October was not at fault, an investigation by the Idaho State Police and the Kootenai County …
Thu., Jan. 19, 2017, 7:14 p.m.
Bonner County deputy wounded in shootout released from hospital
Bonner County Deputy Justin Penn was released from Kootenai Health Thursday afternoon, three days after he was
Thu., Jan. 5, 2017, 9:26 a.m.
Kootenai sheriffs seeking help in identifying women suspected of passing stolen checks
The Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in identifying a women suspected of passing stolen checks.
Wed., Dec. 28, 2016, 7:35 p.m.
Post Falls man arrested after standoff with SWAT team
A Post Falls man was arrested Wednesday evening after it was discovered he was wanted on three arrest warrants.
Wed., Dec. 28, 2016, 5:05 p.m.
3-year-old Kootenai County boy who’s fighting cancer made an honorary sheriff’s deputy
Landon Hill was made an honorary Kootenai County Sheriff’s Deputy on Wednesday; the 3-year-old was home from intensive cancer treatments in Seattle.
Sat., Dec. 10, 2016, 5:51 p.m.
Kootenai County deputies rescue four people stranded in backcountry
The Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office is urging people to use caution when traveling in backcountry areas after rescuing four people who were stuck and lost for 12 hours Saturday.
Mon., Nov. 28, 2016, 7 p.m.
Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office seeking public help to identify bank robber of Hayden bank
The Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in identifying a man who robbed a bank in Hayden, Idaho Monday afternoon.
Thu., Nov. 24, 2016, 1:12 p.m.
Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office seeks tips on Skitwish warming hut fire
The Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a suspicious fire that burned down the Skitwish warming hut near Marie Saddle.
Thu., Nov. 24, 2016, 12:43 p.m.
Three hospitalized Wednesday in crash near Rathdrum
Three people were injured in a crash near Rathdrum Wednesday afternoon when a driver ran a stop sign on North Huetter Road.
Wed., Nov. 9, 2016, 12:53 p.m.
Investigators look for tips related to death of Coeur d’Alene mom and two children
The Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office is looking for information from anyone who saw Misty Phelps between 4 p.m. on Nov. 2 and when the she and her two young sons …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 3, 2016, 3:20 p.m.
Adult and two children found dead in vehicle in Fernan Lake
One adult and two small children were found dead Thursday morning in a vehicle submerged in Fernan Lake.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 29, 2016, 4:15 p.m.
Hayden man suspected in ‘Bo’ Kirk’s death booked into jail
Officials arrested 44-year-old David E. Hutto for second-degree murder Friday evening in connection with the death of Coeur d’Alene resident William “Bo” Kirk.