Stories tagged: public safety
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 27, 2018, 10:35 p.m.
A house in the area of Gonzaga University was severely damaged by fire Thursday night.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 27, 2018, 10:26 p.m.
Central Valley High School in Spokane Valley went into a lockout Thursday after a student reported overhearing a perceived threat to the school.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 27, 2018, 9:29 p.m.
Goodwill in Moscow was closed Thursday afternoon after a World War II-era land mine, possibly active, was donated to the store.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 26, 2018, 9:25 p.m.
A teenager who admitted to stealing more than 130 Subarus over a three-year period – including roughly 30 in the past three months alone – says he did it for …
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 26, 2018, 6:39 p.m.
An officer-involved shooting on Aug. 3 was justified, according to the Spokane County Sherrif’s Office.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 26, 2018, 6:35 p.m.
One person was hospitalized after a two car collision at Market Street and Euclid Avenue.
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 24, 2018, 11:23 a.m.
Two American Indian tribes in Idaho on Wednesday were awarded $1.8 million from the U.S. Department of Justice in grants to improve public safety in their communities.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 22, 2018, 4:11 p.m.
A military vehicle that fell 25 feet down a cliff led to four people being hospitalized near Interstate 90 in Kittitas County early Saturday morning.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 22, 2018, 5:31 p.m.
Flames were reported by a neighbor in the 19400 block of W. Bowie Road, according to fire officials. They were able to contain the damage to the shop, and there …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 21, 2018, 6:08 p.m.
A body was discovered Friday afternoon near the Rockwood Retirement community on the South Hill.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 19, 2018, 8:54 p.m.
The last seconds of James C. Danforth’s life, captured on Spokane police body camera footage and 911 recordings last November in Hillyard, were released to the public Wednesday morning. Danforth, …
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 16, 2018, 5:06 p.m.
A man has been arrested after stealing a van and kidnapping its occupant Saturday morning.
Sat., Sept. 15, 2018, 3:36 p.m.
A body was found in the Spokane River east of Harvard Road Saturday.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 15, 2018, 3:42 p.m.
A statue of a terrified, wide-eyed schoolgirl crouched beneathe a desk – an image meant as a stark reminder of ongoing school gun violence – was unveiled at the Shadle/Spokane …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 14, 2018, 10:18 p.m.
The Spokane Police Department has opened an internal investigation into an allegation of anti-Muslim comments by an officer.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 14, 2018, 5:33 p.m.
Airway Heights police are looking for a man suspected of child luring after an elementary student reported she was stalked by a 20-to-30-year-old in a white truck.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 14, 2018, 9:18 p.m.
A freeway traffic stop turned into a Hollywood-style vehicle crash Friday morning when a car took out a tree, traffic sign and power pole before jumping several feet into the …
Fri., Sept. 14, 2018
With new text reminders, Spokane County criminal justice officials hope to curtail rise in jail population
While county officials wrestle with how best to lower the jail population with the help of a $1.75 million grant, a new system that sends defendants text reminders for upcoming …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 13, 2018, 5:46 p.m.
A body was found Thursday afternoon near the Centennial Trail at Mission Park.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 12, 2018, 11:02 p.m.
Spokane pet owners can breathe a collective sigh of relief on rumors of cat serial killer stalking the city, though a critter of interest is still at large.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 12, 2018, 9:59 p.m.
City officials say the man was dumped into a Sunshine Disposal and Recycling truck at about 5 a.m. unbeknownst to the driver.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 11, 2018, 8:58 p.m.
Chauncy “The Hillyard Hammer” Welliver may soon have another accolade to add to his belt after Spokane County sheriff’s deputies say he intervened in a domestic violence assault, saving a …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 7, 2018, 11 p.m.
A man appeared in court Friday afternoon following a Thursday night shooting in North Central that left a woman seriously injured.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 7, 2018, 8:17 a.m.
Multiple people were injured after an altercation Thursday night in north Spokane.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 6, 2018, 10:59 p.m.
A Spokane man who was arrested for repeatedly hitting a police officer with a Bible last year was convicted of assault and resisting arrest in Clarkston Tuesday.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 5, 2018, 5:54 p.m.
For the second time this year, a woman accused of killing two people with her car and injuring a third is back in jail after failing to follow court mandated …
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 3, 2018, 7:37 p.m.
Quick response from firefighters stopped a Spokane Valley gas station from going up in smoke Monday morning.
Mon., Sept. 3, 2018
Health care is now available at Blessings Under the Bridge, a weekly event that provides food and basic care items to Spokane’s homeless population.
Sun., Sept. 2, 2018, 5:39 p.m.
A driver was killed early Sunday morning southeast of Cheney when he crashed and was ejected him from the vehicle.
Sun., Sept. 2, 2018, 3:15 p.m.
The body of man missing since late last month was recovered Friday evening in Soap Lake.