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Feds won’t charge Pasco police in shooting death of orchard worker

Three Pasco police officers who shot and killed Antonio Zambrano-Montes, a 35-year-old Mexican national in February 2015, will not face charges of federal civil rights violations, the U.S. Attorney’s office …


House of Charity shooting ruled justified

The Spokane County Prosecutor has ruled a fatal officer involved shooting near the House of Charity on April 28 justified.


Hillyard police shooting ruled justified

Spokane police officers were justified in shooting Jason M. Smith in his father’s Hillyard driveway in October, the Spokane County Prosecutor’s Office has ruled.


Officers involved in West Wynn Motel shooting identified

The Spokane Police Department has released the names of the officers involved in a shooting at the West Wynn Motel on Sunset Boulevard on May 2.


Police officers involved in downtown shooting identified

The Spokane Police Department has identified the four officers involved in a shooting in front of Zola at 22 W. Main in downtown Spokane on May 1.


In spite of bias, WSU study finds Spokane police less likely to shoot black suspects

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Officers involved in House of Charity shooting identified

The Spokane Police Department has released the names of the three officers involved in the fatal shooting of a homeless man outside the House of Charity on April 28.


Parents of man shot by Spokane police feel helpless in getting mental health assistance for son

Investigators found a fake handgun near where Aaron D. Johnson was shot by police at the West Wynn Motel on Sunset Boulevard on Monday.


Spokane police shoot man reportedly threatening people with machete

A Spokane police officer shot a man armed with a machete early Sunday morning in east downtown. The man was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, and no officers …


Bishop says improved funding for homeless shelter could have prevented police shooting

A lined sheet of white butcher paper takes up half the wall outside the House of Charity’s chapel. By mid-morning Friday, about a dozen people had written to say goodbye …


Man with knife shot dead by police at the House of Charity

A man is dead at the House of Charity after approaching police with a knife lodged in his body, urging officers to “kill me, kill me,” witnesses said.


Spokane judge reluctantly sentences man to long prison term

The judge who found Craig Burton guilty of three counts of assault for his role in an officer-involved shooting said Burton’s mandatory 10-year prison sentence will serve no purpose and …


Officers justified in shooting carjacking suspect

Two Spokane police officers who shot and wounded an armed carjacking suspect last November were justified, the Spokane County Prosecutor’s Office announced Tuesday.


Man seeking ‘suicide by cop’ found guilty of assault

A suicidal veteran who fired eleven shots during an encounter with police last May was found guilty Thursday of assault. Craig Burton testified during a January trial that he was …


Police justified in shooting suicidal veteran, prosecutor rules

The Spokane County Prosecutor has ruled that police officer Nicholas Spolski was justified in shooting suicidal veteran Craig Burton on May 5.


Body camera footage shows police shooting of carjacking suspect

Spokane police today released body camera, cellphone and surveillance video showing the Nov. 7 shooting of carjacking suspect Tyler J. Randant, 22. Body camera video from Officer Cory Lyons shows …


Prosecutor rules shooting at a burglary suspect justified

The Spokane County Prosecutor has ruled that a Spokane police officer who shot at a fleeing burglary suspect and missed was justified in his actions.


Woman shot by deputy identified

The woman shot by a Spokane County Sheriff’s Deputy Monday has been identified as Tina A.M. Fricke, 21.


Spokane Police change policy on review of lethal force; release body cam video in Hillyard shooting

Body camera videos of two SPD officers who fired on 37-year-old Jason M. Smith during a domestic dispute in October show a bloody and chaotic scene. The Police Department released …


Officer involved shooting investigation completed

The investigation into a recent officer involved shooting of a domestic violence suspect in Hillyard has been forwarded to the prosecutor’s office for review.


Witnesses feared for their lives in incident that ended in a police shooting

Witnesses told police that they thought Tyler J. Randant was going to kill them in an incident that ended with two police officers shooting Randant on Nov. 7.


UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 12, 2015, 1:36 p.m.

Suspect in domestic violence incident, patrol car ramming expected to survive after being shot by Spokane police officers

One man is in the hospital but is expected to survive after three Spokane police officers fired at him following a domestic violence incident.


100 years ago in Spokane: An inmate shot by police in recent escape found to be digging way out of jail

From our archives, 100 years ago jbFred Johnson, the convict the newspapers nicknamed Spokane’s “tiger man,” for his desperate and bloody exploits, was back in the news.


100 years ago in Spokane: Streetcar robber escapes, shot by police

From our archives, 100 years ago Fred Johnson, dangerous desperado, escaped from the Spokane County Courthouse and ran to the Spokane River, where armed officers eventually pulled him, bleeding and …


Spokane police officer won’t face criminal charges in shooting

A Spokane police officer won’t face criminal charges for shooting a domestic violence suspect last November.


No criminal charges for officer who shot stalking suspect

Spokane police officer Michael Roberge will not face criminal charges for shooting a domestic violence suspect last November, the Spokane County prosecutor’s office said Monday.


Spokane Police officer won’t face criminal charges in shooting

A Spokane police officer won’t face criminal charges for shooting a domestic violence suspect last November.


Police use-of-force cases shielded by strict Washington law

Killings by police in the line of duty have surged in Washington over the past decade, according to a Seattle Times analysis. During that period, only one police officer has …


No charges for Pasco officers in migrant worker’s death

Three Pasco police officers who shot and killed migrant worker Antonio Zambrano-Montes in February will not face criminal charges, Franklin County Prosecutor Shawn Sant said Wednesday. Sant announced the decision …


Witnesses dispute report in fatal shooting by Stevens County deputy

A man killed last week in Hunters, Washington, by a Stevens County deputy was shot in the back of the neck as he walked away after a struggle, according to …