Stories tagged: neighborhood watch
Wed., Aug. 3, 2016, 2:11 p.m.
Waste Management trains garbage truck drivers to keep watch along routes
On Tuesday, about 60 drivers from Waste Management sat through an hour of training for a program called Waste Watch, which encourages drivers to become like a block watch on …
UPDATED: Mon., May 11, 2015, 1:51 p.m.
Latest Zimmerman dust-up linked to prior road rage incident
ORLANDO, Fla. — Police officers in Florida say George Zimmerman has been involved in a shooting.
Mon., July 15, 2013, 12:05 p.m.
Zimmerman trial protesters aim to keep up momentum
NEW YORK — Thousands of demonstrators from across the country — chanting, praying and fighting tears — protested a jury’s decision to clear neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman in the …
Mon., June 24, 2013, 8:12 a.m.
George Zimmerman’s murder trial begins
SANFORD, Fla. — George Zimmerman’s defense attorneys said in opening statements that the neighborhood watch volunteer fatally shot Trayvon Martin in self-defense. Defense attorney Don West told jurors Monday that …
Thu., Aug. 4, 2011, midnight
Formidable foursome for would-be crooks
One of the more interesting SCOPE (Sheriff Community Oriented Policing Effort) stations in Spokane Valley may be the Trentwood station. Not only is it located inside an apartment in the …
Thu., July 21, 2011, midnight
National Night Out will be Aug. 2
Neighborhoods across Spokane County will gather on Aug. 2, between 5 and 9 p.m. for the 28th annual National Night Out Against Crime. Residents are invited to keep watch over …
Thu., March 5, 2009, midnight
In brief: Crime watch summit Tuesday
The Spokane County Sheriff’s Office will host a Neighborhood Watch Crime Prevention Conference March 10 at CenterPlace, 2426 N. Discovery Place. The event is open to the public. The cost …
Thu., Feb. 19, 2009, midnight
In brief: Knezovich will make Polar Plunge
Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich will take the plunge – the Polar Plunge – on Feb. 28 for Special Olympics Washington. Knezovich is taking the risk of a cold or at least …
Thu., Feb. 28, 2008, midnight
Conference will offer crime prevention tips
SPOKANE VALLEY – The Spokane County Sheriff’s Office is offering a conference Wednesday in Spokane Valley for people who want to learn about crime prevention. For $12, participants in the …