Stories tagged: Michael Hogan
Tue., Dec. 1, 2015, 10:16 p.m.
Straub attorney questions motivation of police union officer in chief’s ouster
The attorney representing ousted police Chief Frank Straub, Mary Schultz, said Tuesday the relationship between former police spokeswoman Monique Cotton and police Lt. Mark Griffiths has been unexamined by the …
Sat., April 27, 2013
City settles with Stephens
Spokane taxpayers would pay Assistant Police Chief Scott Stephens $190,000 under a settlement announced Friday in which he would leave the department after he was singled out for demotion and …
UPDATED: Fri., April 26, 2013, 3:06 p.m.
Former police chief will get $190,000 to resign
The city of Spokane will pay former interim Police Chief Scott Stephens $190,000 to leave the department under a deal reached this week.
Tue., March 5, 2013
Independent investigator hired in Stephens inquiry
Ten weeks after placing assistant Spokane police Chief Scott Stephens on paid leave, city leaders say they will start an investigation into the “circumstances” that led to his removal from …
Wed., May 16, 2012
Why city chose to blame Zehm remains unexplained
Spokane city leaders finally are admitting that mistakes were made during a 2006 police confrontation that led to the death of Spokane resident Otto Zehm. But it remains unclear if …
Fri., Dec. 10, 2010
Boys ranch joins talks on abuse claims
A mediation effort designed to resolve ongoing legal problems faced by the Catholic Diocese of Spokane now includes the Morning Star Boys Ranch, according to court records. It sets up …
Tue., Oct. 19, 2010
Diocese seeking legal mediation
The Catholic Diocese of Spokane has turned to mediation in hopes of resolving a host of legal appeals and other problems. U.S. District Judge Michael Hogan, of Oregon, has been …