Stories tagged: post falls police department
Wed., Dec. 1, 2010, 11:45 a.m.
Two child luring cases reported in North Idaho
Coeur d’Alene police are investigating a possible child enticement case after a 12-year-old girl said she was followed home from school on Tuesday by a man driving a van.
Fri., Oct. 29, 2010, 3:13 p.m.
Police identify bodies found in Post Falls home
Police have identified two people who were found dead inside a Post Falls home Thursday evening. Christina K. Mandriguez, 38, and Jeffrey A. Hayes, 54, each died of a single …
Wed., Oct. 13, 2010
Boy’s fatal injury recounted
A Post Falls baby sitter accused of murdering a 3-year-old boy told police after failing a polygraph test, “I hurt a poor little defenseless boy … And it was all …
Wed., Oct. 6, 2010, 3:38 p.m.
Baby sitter suspected of assaulting boy, 3
A 25-year-old baby sitter is suspected of critically injuring a 3-year-old boy at his Post Falls home on Monday.
Fri., July 30, 2010
Suspect escapes SWAT team briefly in Post Falls
A 28-year-old Spokane man suspected of kidnapping and extortion sneaked out the back door of a friend’s house to evade the SWAT team Thursday in Post Falls, only to be …
Fri., July 2, 2010
Plea deal settles baby sitter sex case
After making national news last summer, a baby sitter sex scandal in North Idaho was plea-bargained Thursday after the alleged victim gave the accused a perfect alibi: He said the …
Thu., July 1, 2010, 6:06 p.m.
Babysitter accepts plea in sex case
After making national news last summer, a babysitter sex scandal in North Idaho was plea-bargained out Thursday after the alleged victim gave the accused a perfect alibi: He said the …
Thu., April 29, 2010
Man sentenced for heroin crime
A Coeur d’Alene heroin dealer will spend four to 15 years in prison after being sentenced in Kootenai County District Court.
Sat., Jan. 16, 2010
Police are still probing death
One year ago today, 2-year-old Karina Janay Moore died from injuries she sustained 10 days earlier in her Post Falls foster home. Police received the call at two seconds after …
Thu., Jan. 7, 2010
New claim possible against youth leader
Another teenager has come forward claiming to have been victimized by a former Post Falls church volunteer, police confirmed Wednesday. Jordan Vernon, 20, arrested last week on suspicion he had …
Wed., Jan. 6, 2010
Ex-Post Falls church youth leader arrested
A former Post Falls church youth leader was arrested last week on suspicion he had sexual and inappropriate contact with several minor girls from the congregation. Another man was also …
Tue., Oct. 20, 2009
Series of holdups may be linked
A series of robberies in the Inland Northwest continued over the weekend with three holdups in three days in the Coeur d’Alene area. A deli, a grocery store and a …
Mon., Oct. 19, 2009, 11:53 a.m.
Robbers hit three North Idaho locations in three days
Authorities are investigating three armed robberies in three days in the Coeur d’Alene area, and two of the holdups may be related, said Coeur d’Alene Police Sgt. Christie Wood.
Sun., Oct. 4, 2009
Abuse begins slowly
She thought she had met the “man of her dreams.” “I just knew this was the right guy this time,” says Kathy, a Kootenai County resident who has requested anonymity. …
Wed., July 22, 2009, 9:15 a.m.
Volunteer works way to Post Falls Police chief
A Post Falls police officer who worked his way up from volunteer reserves to top commander was named Post Falls police chief Tuesday.
Fri., July 10, 2009
Post Falls police chief stepping down
When Cliff Hayes joined the Post Falls Police Department, the city had fewer than 6,000 people and a single stoplight that switched to a blinker at midnight. The department had …
Thu., July 9, 2009, 3:27 p.m.
Post Falls police chief will retire
Clifford Hayes, the police chief of Post Falls for more than two decades, is retiring, the city announced today. Hayes has worked for the Post Falls Police Department since 1983.
Wed., Jan. 14, 2009
In brief: 2 arrested on drug, child injury charges
A toddler and an infant were in protective custody Tuesday after Post Falls police discovered weapons and drugs within their reach inside a home, according to police. Police seized pills, …
Thu., April 19, 2007
Post Falls crime on the rise
POST FALLS – Rapid population growth and rampant methamphetamine use are driving up Post Falls’ crime, which increased nearly 14 percent in 2006, according to a recently released annual report. …