Stories tagged: Kootenai County Sheriff's Office
UPDATED: THURSDAY, MARCH 23, 2017, 7:49 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: TUESDAY, 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: FRIDAY, 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: FRIDAY, 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: SATURDAY, 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: FRIDAY, 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: FRIDAY, 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 …
THURSDAY, 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
THURSDAY, 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.
WEDNESDAY, 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.
WEDNESDAY, 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.
SATURDAY, 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.
MONDAY, 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.
THURSDAY, 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.
THURSDAY, 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.
WEDNESDAY, 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: THURSDAY, 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: SATURDAY, 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.
FRIDAY, OCT. 28, 2016, 10:36 P.M.
Arrests made in death of Coeur d’Alene man Bo Kirk
Two men were arrested Friday for the slaying of Coeur d’Alene resident William “Bo” Kirk, but the Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office did not release their names or any details about …
TUESDAY, OCT. 11, 2016, 4:34 P.M.
Deputy involved in Hayden fatal collision identified
The Kootenai County deputy involved in a fatal collision on Highway 95 in Hayden early Saturday morning has been identified as Andrew Nye, 33.
SATURDAY, OCT. 8, 2016, 9:23 A.M.
Kootenai County deputy patrol car hits, kills pedestrian in Hayden
A Kootenai County Sheriff’s deputy hit and killed a pedestrian on Highway 95 in Hayden early Saturday morning.
SATURDAY, SEPT. 24, 2016, 5:32 P.M.
Skeptical clerk foils armed robbery at Stateline
A man attempted to rob the Liberty Stop N Go at Stateline early Saturday morning but ran away after a skeptical clerk questioned whether his rifle was real and said …
SATURDAY, AUG. 27, 2016, 5:10 P.M.
Active shooter class in Kootenai County offers lessons in survival
The first “active shooter” survival class offered to the public by the Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office offered this basic advice – run, don’t hide.
FRIDAY, AUG. 26, 2016, 3:02 P.M.
Convicted felon on parole accused of kidnapping, rape
A convicted felon on parole was arrested in Post Falls Thursday on suspicion of kidnapping and raping his estranged girlfriend.
TUESDAY, AUG. 16, 2016, 5:15 P.M.
Man arrested in 2015 arson, burglary of Hayden golf business
A North Idaho man is facing charges of arson, burglary and theft for last year’s break-in and fire of a Hayden golf equipment manufacturer.
TUESDAY, AUG. 9, 2016, 12:17 P.M.
Investigators determine speeding caused crash that killed two teens near Post Falls
Alcohol was not a factor in a crash that killed two teens on May 23 north of Post Falls, the Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office investigation found. Monte A. Thomson Jr., …
MONDAY, AUG. 8, 2016, 3:24 P.M.
Bear spray used in weekend assault near Post Falls
Bear spray was used in a assault near Post Falls early Saturday morning that left multiple people lying in the street, the Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office said.
FRIDAY, AUG. 5, 2016, 2:51 P.M.
Forget duck and cover, Idaho class teaches people to flee and survive in the midst of a mass shooting
The Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office will continue offering a class aimed at helping civilians survive mass shootings, based on strong local interest in the training.
FRIDAY, AUG. 5, 2016, 10:14 A.M.
Detectives seek information about fatal boat crash on Lake Coeur d’Alene
The Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office continues to seek information from the public as they investigate a two-boat collision on Lake Coeur d’Alene that left three people dead.
THURSDAY, AUG. 4, 2016, 9:35 A.M.
Bodies of missing boaters pulled from Lake Coeur d’Alene
The bodies of three missing boaters were retrieved from Lake Coeur d’Alene on Wednesday night.