Stories tagged: police blotter
Wed., March 2, 2016, 4:08 p.m.
Guns left by fleeing fugitive were stolen
The Liberty Lake Police Department solved a few gun theft cases with assistance from a helpful citizen recently.
Wed., Feb. 24, 2016, 3:47 p.m.
Facebook post brings police
The Liberty Lake Police Department received an unusual call for assistance recently when a woman called to report that one of her family members had made a Facebook post saying …
Wed., Feb. 10, 2016
Charges sought in stolen credit card case
Liberty Lake Police recently helped solve a case of credit card theft that happened in another jurisdiction.
Wed., Feb. 3, 2016
Break-in, assault lead to woman’s arrest
A woman was recently arrested in Liberty Lake for allegedly breaking into a home and assaulting a resident.
Wed., Jan. 20, 2016
Woman falsely accuses taxi driver of sexual assault, police say
A woman reported a rape in Liberty Lake last week, but an investigation showed that the allegation was false and the police are seeking to file charges against the woman, …
Wed., Jan. 13, 2016
Baby Jesus stolen in Liberty Lake
The Liberty Lake Police department had a fairly quiet week recently, with a couple thefts reported and a few arrests made.
Wed., Jan. 6, 2016, 5:45 p.m.
Stove, cabinets stolen from foreclosed home
Liberty Lake police were kept busy with several unexpected calls in the two weeks from Dec. 14 to Jan. 4.
Wed., Dec. 16, 2015
Liberty Lake police blotter: Cell phone video helps police make arrests
Cell phone video helped Liberty Lake Police make arrests in two cases involving assaults recently.
Wed., Nov. 11, 2015
Television thefts rising again
A rash of thefts of televisions from RVs has once again hit Freedom RV in the 19000 block of East Cataldo Avenue, leading the company to hire overnight security.
Wed., Oct. 28, 2015
Strange calls to police as Halloween nears
As Halloween approaches, more than a few unusual calls have come in to the Liberty Lake Police Department.
Thu., Oct. 8, 2015
Arrest made in daytime burglaries
One man has been arrested for two recent daytime burglaries in Liberty Lake and police are searching for his accomplice, who has not yet been identified.
Thu., Oct. 1, 2015
Liberty Lake police blotter: Warrant scam snares woman
A Liberty Lake woman was caught up in a popular scam and told police that she wired nearly $1,000 to someone who claimed she needed to send it in order …
Thu., Sept. 24, 2015
Ex-boyfriend faces burglary charges
A man is facing burglary charges after he reportedly tried to enter his former girlfriend’s Liberty Lake apartment through a bedroom window. The woman told police that her ex-boyfriend had …
Thu., Sept. 17, 2015
Liberty Lake cyclist hit by car, threatened
A bicyclist reported being hit by a car and threatened with a gun while riding down the street in Liberty Lake recently, but police were unable to locate the suspect …
Thu., Sept. 10, 2015
Police Blotter: Buyer bilks dealer for $70,000 RV
Reports of identity theft and fraud have been on the upswing again in Liberty Lake after several local residents reported discovering that their information had been used to make purchases. …
Thu., Sept. 3, 2015
Man crashes drug awareness class
An uninvited guest came to a recent drug awareness class designed for parents of teenagers hosted by the Greater Spokane Substance Abuse Council and the Liberty Lake Police Department. The …
Thu., Aug. 27, 2015
The Liberty Lake Police Department has received several reports of fraud recently. A resident in the 21000 block of East Meriwether Lane reported to police on Aug. 17 that he …
Thu., Aug. 20, 2015
Man uses excavator with no permit
The Liberty Lake Police Department contacted a man recently who seemed a little fuzzy on preparations for building a home. A resident near the intersection of Caufield Court and Maxwell …
Thu., Aug. 13, 2015
Liberty Lake Police Blotter: Dynamite in car near child prompts bomb squad
A potentially explosive situation was defused by the Spokane bomb squad after a modified stick of dynamite was found in a car next to a child in Liberty Lake. A …
Thu., Aug. 6, 2015
Third break-in reported at RV lot
Liberty Lake police caught two men in the act of burglarizing RVs at R&R RV on East Knox Avenue early Monday morning, the third time in a week someone had …
Thu., July 30, 2015
Liberty Lake Police Blotter: Pound of heroin left in vehicle
A woman recently tried to have her live-in boyfriend arrested over a Play Station game system, but Liberty Lake police officers declined to grant her wish. The woman called police …
Thu., July 23, 2015
Liberty Lake Police Blotter: Man gives false name tied to arrest warrants
A man tried giving a false name to a Liberty Lake police officer recently, but the name he gave was attached to three arrest warrants. As the man was being …
Thu., July 16, 2015
Missing vehicle was just misplaced
Two vehicles were recently reported stolen in Liberty Lake, but it turned out that one of them wasn’t missing after all. A woman called Liberty Lake Police on July 8 …
Thu., July 2, 2015
Liberty Lake police blotter: Golf courses figure in reports
An errant golf cart and an errant golf ball caused problems at Liberty Lake’s golf courses recently. On June 23 a woman in the area of Molter Road and Valleyway …
Thu., June 25, 2015
Car stolen again after driver accosted
If at first you don’t succeed, steal it again. That appears to be the motto of a man who approached a woman in Liberty Lake last week and told her …
Thu., June 11, 2015
River dip to elude police fails for two suspects
A swim in the river failed to thwart police officers and deputies who were in pursuit of a fleeing car Saturday night. A Liberty Lake police officer attempted to pull …
Thu., May 28, 2015
Police officers fail to make impression
A woman pulled over for a traffic stop in Liberty Lake last week had a bad day that got worse when she refused to believe that the uniformed police officer …
Thu., May 14, 2015
Youth, emptied trash cans, linked
School is still in session, but that hasn’t stopped a few juveniles from behaving badly in Liberty Lake. An officer on patrol just before 9:30 p.m. on May 9 noticed …
Thu., April 30, 2015
Thief flees Liberty Lake store with hammer
A few unusual thefts were reported in Liberty Lake the week of April 20-27, including a hammer. A store employee in the 21000 block of East Country Vista Drive reportedly …
Thu., April 23, 2015
Liberty Lake Police Blotter: Vehicle prowls continue to rise
Vehicle prowls continue to be on the upswing in Liberty Lake, but one person was arrested and police are working to identify several other suspects thought to be involved. Police …