Stories tagged: police officer
Fri., June 30, 2017, 9:01 p.m.
Teen sentenced in connection with officer shooting
A 16-year-old boy has been sentenced to over seven years in connection with the shooting of a Mount Vernon officer in December.
Mon., June 26, 2017
Pitts Jr.: High bar for death to be believed
“Why,” she asked, “must black death be broadcast and consumed to be believed, and what is it beyond spectacle if it cannot be used to obtain justice?”
UPDATED: Fri., May 5, 2017, 7:48 p.m.
Texas police officer faces murder charge in teen’s death
A white Texas police officer has been charged with murder in the shooting of a black teenager for which the officer was fired, according to an arrest warrant issued Friday.
Sun., April 30, 2017, 5:59 p.m.
Street in Tacoma park to be named after slain police officer
A street in a Tacoma city park will soon be named in honor of slain police Officer Reginald “Jake” Gutierrez.
Thu., March 23, 2017, 8:17 p.m.
Policeman charged after dog found in trash bag dumped in park
A Philadelphia policeman has been accused of putting his adopted dog in a trash bag and dumping it at a park.
Fri., Feb. 17, 2017, 8:37 a.m.
Mount Vernon shooting suspect charged with additional count of attempted murder
The 44-year-old man charged with attempted murder for allegedly shooting Mount Vernon police officer Mike “Mick” McClaughry was charged Thursday with an additional count of attempted murder.
Mon., Feb. 13, 2017, 6 a.m.
Wounded Mount Vernon police officer to return home on Valentine’s Day
The family of a police officer who went blind after he was shot while on duty said he is expected to return home on Valentine’s Day.
Mon., Jan. 2, 2017, 6:38 p.m.
Boise police officer paralyzed after shooting
A Boise police officer seriously injured in a shooting in November while searching for a suspect is paralyzed from the waist down.
Tue., Dec. 6, 2016, 10:13 a.m.
Flags at half-staff Friday in honor of slain Tacoma police officer
Gov. Jay Inslee has directed that Washington state and U.S. flags at state agencies be lowered to half-staff Friday in memory of a Tacoma police officer killed in the line …
Tue., Dec. 6, 2016, 7:55 a.m.
Police officer convicted of assaulting man after car crash
An East Helena police officer accused of punching a 70-year-old man after a car crash has been convicted of misdemeanor assault.
Tue., Nov. 22, 2016, 8:56 a.m.
Ohio prosecutor to try police officer again for murder
An Ohio prosecutor said Tuesday he will again seek a murder conviction against a white former University of Cincinnati police officer, and wants to move the trial after a jury …
Wed., Aug. 24, 2016, 11:06 a.m.
Washington sheriff critically injured in motorcycle crash, flown to Coeur d’Alene
The Thurston County Sheriff’s Office in Washington state says Sheriff John Snaza has been critically hurt in a motorcycle crash in Montana.
Fri., July 15, 2016, 10:21 p.m.
Hundreds mourn officer killed in Dallas police shooting
A large U.S. flag hung from the ladders of two fire trucks as hundreds of mourners gathered for the funeral of Michael Krol, a Michigan native who moved to Dallas …
Thu., July 14, 2016, 10:11 a.m.
Boise police officer cleared after firing shot at suspect
BOISE – A Boise police officer has been cleared of any wrongdoing after firing a shot at a suspect that missed.
Fri., July 8, 2016, 7:32 p.m.
‘America is weeping’: Taking stock after 3 days of tragedy
Three tumultuous days have brought echoes of decades past and made clear a public that elected a black president hasn’t reconciled its fractured history with race, that a country that …
Wed., July 1, 2015, 3:01 p.m.
Murder suspect Richard Aguirre accused of witness intimidation
Investigators say former Pasco police officer and murder suspect Richard Aguirre has made “concerted efforts” in jail phone calls to a friend and one of his sisters to contact a …
Thu., June 4, 2015, 7:46 p.m.
Cold case murder suspect now charged with voyeurism
Spokane County Jail records indicate that cold case murder suspect Richard Aguirre is facing a new charge of voyeurism.
UPDATED: Fri., July 13, 2012, 11:01 a.m.
Police officer allegedly threatened to shoot first lady
WASHINGTON — District of Columbia Police Chief Cathy Lanier says there are conflicting reports about threatening comments a police officer may have made about First Lady Michelle Obama.
Wed., Aug. 8, 2007
Officer kills pit bull after dogs tree passer-by
A Coeur d’Alene police officer shot and killed a pit bull named Tank after the animal chased a man up a tree Tuesday. The incident comes as city officials are …