Police: Jelly bean trail led to fleeing driver
A man arrested after he led police on a chase near Liberty Lake early Tuesday left a trail of jelly beans behind when he fled his car and tried to …
Jan. 15, 2014 in City
Suspected liquor thief found by police dog Laslo
A 23-year-old man was arrested after sheriff’s deputies say he stole liquor and ran from the Safeway on Argonne Road in Spokane Valley on Friday evening.
Sept. 6, 2013 in City
Dog days? It’s a good night for Leo
Good boy! A Spokane police dog named Leonidas had a busy night on Thursday, first catching an escaped fugitive and then overtaking a man fleeing from police on a dirt …
Aug. 25, 2012 in City on Page B1
Police dog nabs two suspects Thursday night
Good boy! A Spokane police dog named Leonidas had a busy night on Thursday. Around 7 p.m., the dog caught a Spokane man wanted on a Department of Corrections escape …
Aug. 24, 2012 in City
Man who stabbed police dog gets 4 years
The judge told the man who stabbed a Clark County sheriff’s dog to death he was lucky to get only a four-year prison sentence. Superior Court Judge Rich Melnick told …
Aug. 3, 2011 in News
Three suspects captured in home invasion, assault
Home invasion robbers woke two north Spokane apartment residents Wednesday morning by beating them with a crowbar before stealing electronics.
April 1, 2010 in City on Page A5
Spokane police training new dog
Spokane police are training a new police dog to replace one that was nearly killed in the line of duty.
April 8, 2009 in City