Stories tagged: officer-involved shooting
THURSDAY, JULY 10, 2014, 9:08 P.M.
Robbery suspect shooting investigation turned over to prosecutor
The Washington State Patrol announced late Thursday that the investigation into the officer involved shooting death of Stephen C. Corkery was complete and has been turned over to the Spokane …
UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, JULY 9, 2014, 12:29 P.M.
Woman, armed with knife, killed by officers in Sandpoint
The Bonner County Sheriff’s Office is withholding the name of a 35-year-old woman shot and killed by Sandpoint police officers Tuesday night.
THURSDAY, JULY 3, 2014, 12:50 P.M.
Idaho police involved in I-90 shooting named
The names of the 12 police officers who exchanged gunfire with suspect Marcus A. Rael on a stretch of I-90 through Kootenai County on June 22 have been released. All …
FRIDAY, JUNE 27, 2014
Man wounded in gunbattle with Idaho officers charged
An Arizona man wounded in a gunbattle early Sunday with police in Kootenai County has been charged with one felony count of eluding a police officer. His bail is set …
TUESDAY, JUNE 24, 2014
Twelve officers shot at armed driver in Sunday’s I-90 exchange
Twelve police officers from four agencies exchanged gunfire with an armed driver early Sunday in Post Falls after the man fled a traffic stop in Coeur d’Alene, investigators said Monday. …
UPDATED: MONDAY, JUNE 23, 2014, 11:50 A.M.
12 officers exchange fire with armed driver
Twelve police officers from four agencies exchanged gunfire with an armed driver early Sunday in Post Falls after the man fled a traffic stop in Coeur d’Alene, investigators said today.
SUNDAY, JUNE 22, 2014, 9:05 A.M.
One person in critical condition after officer-involved shooting on I-90
Four Idaho law enforcement agencies were involved in a shooting at 2 a.m. that has closed the westbound lanes of Interstate 90.
TUESDAY, JUNE 17, 2014, 8:58 A.M.
Three officers named in police shooting death
Idaho State Police has released the names of three officers it is investigating in the June 6 shooting death of a Coeur d’Alene man.
UPDATED: MONDAY, JUNE 9, 2014, 5:58 P.M.
Victim identified in Friday’s police shooting
Thomas White, 28, of Coeur d’Alene, was fatally shot in a neighbor’s backyard after an alleged stand-off with Coeur d’Alene Police, according to the Idaho State Police, which is investigating …
SUNDAY, JUNE 8, 2014
CdA police fatally shoot man
Friday was graduation day for Coeur d’Alene High School, so when neighbors heard a string of rapid-fire popping sounds in their quiet neighborhood they assumed it was celebratory fireworks. Shortly …
SATURDAY, MAY 24, 2014
Houseboat owner’s trial to begin in incident with park rangers
A Kettle Falls houseboat owner is set to stand trial this week on accusations that he shoved a National Park Service ranger during a tense confrontation last September that included …
SATURDAY, MAY 3, 2014
Spokane officers in fatal shooting of suspect identified
The Spokane Police Department has identified Sgt. John Gately, Detective Neil Gallion and Officer Jay Kernkamp as the three officers who shot and killed murder suspect Jeremy Arnold on Tuesday …
THURSDAY, MAY 1, 2014
Police name Jeremy Arnold as homicide suspect they fatally shot
The man police shot and killed Tuesday afternoon in front of news reporters and witnesses was Jeremy Arnold, a 37-year-old with a troubled background who investigators suspected had stabbed and …
UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, APRIL 30, 2014, 2:01 P.M.
Man killed by police had violent past
The man shot and killed by police outside the scene of an apparent homicide has a lengthy criminal history, but was also credited with leading authorities to his stranded girlfriend …
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 30, 2014
Spokane police kill suspect outside home where body is found
Spokane police investigating a homicide at a north Spokane home Tuesday shot and killed a man in front of news reporters and other witnesses after he drove his blue pickup …
UPDATED: TUESDAY, APRIL 29, 2014, 2:53 P.M.
Officer-involved shooting at scene of possible homicide
Spokane police shot and killed a man at the scene of a suspicious death in north Spokane.
FRIDAY, APRIL 25, 2014
Liberty Lake officer’s body camera captures veteran’s fatal shooting
A body camera video released this week shows Spokane County sheriff’s deputies pleading with a despondent Jedadiah Zillmer, 23, to put down his gun before they shot and killed him …
THURSDAY, APRIL 24, 2014
Video of fatal shooting outside Salvation Army released
Surveillance cameras outside a Salvation Army housing facility captured Danny Jones in his red pickup truck as it lurched toward the building’s front door moments before smoke filled the air …
SATURDAY, APRIL 12, 2014
Prosecutor clears officers in two 2013 shootings
The Spokane County Prosecutor’s Office has cleared police officers involved in two separate shootings last year. Murder suspect Justin Cairns, 21, was shot in Nine Mile Falls on May 16, …
UPDATED: FRIDAY, APRIL 11, 2014, 6:17 P.M.
Two SPD shootings in 2013 ruled justified
The Spokane County Prosecutors Office announced late Friday that two Spokane Police Department shootings in 2013 were justified.
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 9, 2014
Shawn Vestal: Cocksure Spokane police critics jump the gun
Pure, knee-jerk cynicism is exactly as simpleminded as pure, knee-jerk naiveté. And among the many things that have dripped toxins into the relations between the city and the police, this …
FRIDAY, APRIL 4, 2014
Police identify officers involved in fatal shooting
Spokane police on Thursday released the names of five officers involved in last week’s fatal North Side shooting of armed robbery suspect Stephen C. Corkery. They are Sgts. John Roys …
THURSDAY, APRIL 3, 2014, 4:02 P.M.
Police identify officers in shooting
The Spokane Police Department has released the names of the five officers involved in last week’s fatal shooting of armed robbery suspect Stephen Corkery.
TUESDAY, APRIL 1, 2014, 3:15 P.M.
Robbery suspect killed by police had pellet gun
The weapon recovered from a home at 1527 W. Grace where a robbery suspect was shot and killed by police last week was a pellet gun, according to court documents.
MONDAY, MARCH 31, 2014, 4:47 P.M.
Spokane Police say they negotiated repeatedly with Stephen Corkery before he was shot
The Spokane Police Department clarified Monday that officers repeatedly negotiated with a robbery suspect while he was just inside the doorway of a home in northwest Spokane. The suspect, Steven …
SATURDAY, MARCH 29, 2014
Suspect in Spokane robberies wrote note about role before police killed him
Robbery suspect Stephen C. Corkery wrote a confession and an apology to his family and told friends he wouldn’t go back to prison in the days leading up to his …
FRIDAY, MARCH 28, 2014
Shawn Vestal: Police shooting follow-up will determine progress
So here it is: Money-where-your-mouth-is time for the Spokane Police Department. Officers shot a robbery suspect to death on Wednesday night, right outside his front door. Chief Frank Straub described …
FRIDAY, MARCH 28, 2014
Spokane man shot dead by police had drug-use history
A 30-year-old man shot and killed by Spokane police outside a home in northwest Spokane on Wednesday night had a history of drug use and was barred from owning a …
THURSDAY, MARCH 27, 2014, 4:16 P.M.
Robbery suspect shot dead by police identified
Stephen C. Corkery, 30, was identified by the Spokane County Medical Examiner as the man shot multiple times following a standoff in northwest Spokane on Wednesday.
THURSDAY, MARCH 27, 2014
Police kill Baskin-Robbins robbery suspect
Police officers shot and killed a robbery suspect Wednesday night outside a home in north Spokane. Police said they had been watching the man in a home at the corner …