Stories tagged: post falls police department
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 2, 2017, 9:58 p.m.
Post Falls Police Chief Scot Haug to retire
Post Falls Police Chief Scot Haug has announced his plans to retire, but says he will stay on the job until March 31 to finish a few projects and allow …
UPDATED: Mon., April 24, 2017, 11:27 a.m.
Missing Post Falls teens safely located
Two missing Post Falls teens were safely located Monday morning after going missing Saturday evening.
Tue., Nov. 22, 2016, 12:19 p.m.
Post Falls Police Officer charged with DUI after off-duty car accident
Post Falls Police officer Brenda Knight has been charged with a DUI after an off-duty car accident Saturday night near Rathdrum, Idaho.
Mon., Oct. 24, 2016, 8 p.m.
Police: Masked person used missing Post Falls man’s ATM card, pickup
Police in Post Falls released a surveillance video Monday night of a person driving a truck belonging to William “Bo” Kirk, a 41-year-old medical professional who’s been missing since Saturday …
Tue., May 3, 2016, 10:25 a.m.
Driver of car involved in child’s death arrested on drug charges
The driver of a car involved in a collision that killed an 8-year-old bicyclist in Post Falls on Monday was arrested on an outstanding traffic warrant and for possession of …
Tue., Jan. 27, 2015
Idaho state senator wants ISP to conduct instant racing investigation
A state senator from Coeur d’Alene says he thinks the Idaho State Police is the right agency to investigate the legality of slot-like machines known as instant horse racing terminals …
Wed., Jan. 21, 2015
Horse race machines spark debate for Idaho tribes, casinos
“Instant racing” machines flash neon colors at the Greyhound Park and Event Center in Post Falls, where for as little as a quarter, people can wager on historical horse races. …
UPDATED: Tue., July 8, 2014, 11:16 p.m.
Man suspected of strangling woman, child in Post Falls
A Post Falls man has been arrested in connection with the deaths of his wife and young daughter, officials said.
Sun., June 22, 2014, 9:05 a.m.
One person in critical condition after officer-involved shooting on I-90
Four Idaho law enforcement agencies were involved in a shooting at 2 a.m. that has closed the westbound lanes of Interstate 90.
UPDATED: Wed., May 14, 2014, 2:45 p.m.
Post Falls police arrest alleged morning bank robber
A man robbed a Post Falls bank at gunpoint Wednesday morning and took off in a blue Buick sedan, police said.
Tue., March 11, 2014, 7:59 a.m.
Post Falls Police looking for payday loan robber
A man entered the Cash n’ Go business at 740 N. Cecil Road around 11 a.m. Monday, claiming to have a gun and demanding cash, according to police.
Mon., Feb. 24, 2014
Agencies work to reverse increase in Inland Northwest suicide rates
A regular face at the Post Falls Senior Center was absent for the recent Wednesday lunch when a policewoman spoke about protecting local seniors, briefly touching on the high rates …
Sat., Aug. 4, 2012
Authorities: Fatal police shooting justified
Two Post Falls police officers and an Idaho State Police corporal were justified when they shot a fugitive to death in March during a chase that ended in a cul-de-sac …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 3, 2012, 8:12 p.m.
Police justified in Idaho shooting; video released
Two Post Falls police officers and and Idaho State Police corporal were justified when they shot a fugitive to death in March during a chase that ended in a cul-de-sac …
Fri., June 1, 2012
Man sentenced for killing dog with hammer
A Post Falls man who beat his dog with a hammer as his neighbor watched in horror has been sentenced to six months in jail. Calvin Franklin Palmer, 53, who …
Thu., May 31, 2012, 1:20 p.m.
Prowling suspect found asleep in Post Falls car
An alleged car prowler was arrested when Post Falls police found him unconscious early this morning in one of the cars he’s suspected of burglarizing.
Wed., April 4, 2012
Fatal end to police chase captured on home video
A homeowner says his surveillance video brings into question the official account of why law enforcement shot and killed a North Idaho fugitive three weeks ago, though police warn against …
UPDATED: Thu., March 15, 2012, 11:59 a.m.
3 officers who shot N. Idaho fugitive identified
Two Post Falls police officers and an Idaho State Police corporal fired shots at a fugitive early Monday after a chase, investigators announced today.
Tue., March 13, 2012, 1:22 p.m.
Multiple officers shot at North Idaho fugitive
Investigators said today that more than one officer fired at a North Idaho fugitive early Monday, killing him.
Tue., March 13, 2012
Idaho man shot, killed after hitting trooper with car
A North Idaho man with an extensive criminal history was shot and killed by a Post Falls police officer early Monday after striking a state trooper with his car, police …
UPDATED: Mon., March 12, 2012, 6:20 p.m.
Man killed by Post Falls police identified
A North Idaho man with an extensive criminal history was shot and killed by a Post Falls police officer early today after striking a state trooper with his car, police …
Mon., Nov. 28, 2011, 10:28 a.m.
Post Falls police to take crime reports via text
POST FALLS, Idaho (AP) — Crime fighting in Post Falls is going high-tech. Dispatchers here are taking crime reports via text and email at firstname.lastname@example.org. The messages display on a …
Sat., Nov. 12, 2011, 3:47 p.m.
Post Falls police continue search for missing woman
Post Falls police are continuing the search for a missing and possibly endangered woman today. Cheryl Corbett has not had contact with her family since Thursday. Police are checking the …
Fri., Nov. 11, 2011, 7:36 p.m.
Post Falls police seek missing woman
Post Falls police need help finding a missing woman who is considered endangered. Cheryl Corbett, 61, was last seen Thursday about 4 p.m. in the Waterside area of Post Falls …
Wed., April 6, 2011
Post Falls businessman arrested in drug raid
A man who shot two men in downtown Coeur d’Alene in what a grand jury ruled was self-defense returned to jail on a heroin charge after a SWAT team raid …
Tue., April 5, 2011, 8:54 p.m.
Post Falls businessman arrested in drug raid
A man who shot two men in downtown Coeur d’Alene in what a grand jury ruled was self defense returned to jail on a heroin charge after a SWAT team …
Mon., March 21, 2011
Law agencies see benefit of cameras
For police agencies, cameras that record officer encounters with the public can help prove suspects are guilty and set the record straight if officers are wrongly accused of misconduct. “It …
Fri., March 11, 2011, 4:45 p.m.
Post Falls babysitter sentenced for boy’s death
A baby sitter who pushed a 3-year-old Post Falls boy, resulting in a fatal head injury, will spend at least four years in prison.
Tue., Dec. 14, 2010, 5:06 p.m.
Post Falls baby sitter pleads guilty to manslaughter
A baby sitter who pushed a 3-year-old Post Falls boy, resulting in a fatal head injury, pleaded guilty today to involuntary manslaughter.
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.