Stories tagged: Police Chief Frank Straub
Sun., Dec. 6, 2015
Smart Bombs: Mayor seduced by secrecy
By choosing secrecy, Condon ignored the lesson of all political scandals: Nobody wins when the truth is treated as the problem.
Fri., Nov. 27, 2015
Editorial: City, public would’ve benefited from formal investigation into Straub complaints
Mayor David Condon should not have had to explain the city’s cautious handling of complaints by then Spokane Police Department spokesman Monique Cotton. Nor why the timing of the release …
Thu., Feb. 21, 2013, 12:20 p.m.
City lifts ban on concerts at Knitting Factory
Spokane City officials today announced that they lifted the suspension of the entertainment license for the Knitting Factory after the concert hall’s management agreed to discuss changes that would help …
Wed., Jan. 30, 2013
Police use of force review wrapping up
Spokane’s quest to restore police accountability will largely succeed or fail based on the department’s ability to improve how it investigates its own officers, a consultant concluded. Police procedure expert …