Stories tagged: Sheriff
Tue., July 10, 2018, 3:02 p.m.
A 13-year-old boy Yakima County sheriff’s officials say was hit by a deputy responding to a Harrah home invasion early Saturday remains in serious condition at a Seattle-area hospital.
UPDATED: Thu., June 21, 2018, 9:29 p.m.
The Spokane Valley Police Department is searching for a man suspected of stabbing his brother during an argument.
UPDATED: Tue., June 12, 2018, 9 a.m.
Idaho County officials are treating the disappearance of Shawnta L. Pankey of Grangeville as foul play and say the woman’s boyfriend is “a person of interest.”
UPDATED: Tue., June 5, 2018, 3:52 p.m.
The widow of a northern Idaho man killed by Bonner County sheriff’s deputies last year has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the department.
Tue., April 10, 2018, 11:01 a.m.
Idaho County Sheriff Doug Giddings, whose office last week disputed claims that a puppy under the care of Washington State University’s Veterinary Teaching Hospital had been shot in the jaw …
Sat., March 3, 2018, 9:34 a.m.
The former sheriff of Jerome County in south-central Idaho is facing two felony charges.
Tue., Feb. 13, 2018, 10:01 p.m.
Two Washington residents were arrested in Latah County on Friday after they allegedly led the county sheriff on a brief vehicle pursuit as they attempted to flee the scene of …
Fri., Jan. 12, 2018, 11:13 a.m.
An ex-deputy who accused former King County Sheriff John Urquhart of groping him in a Renton parking lot four years ago has filed a countersuit as part of a formal …
Tue., Nov. 14, 2017, 2:34 p.m.
The sheriff of a northwestern Montana county has resigned in a dispute with county commissioners over funding for the county jail.
Fri., Oct. 20, 2017, 9 a.m.
The judge in former Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s now-pardoned criminal case has refused the retired lawman’s request to throw out all rulings in the case, including a blistering decision that explained …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 14, 2017, 10:17 p.m.
The attorney general’s office says a North Idaho sheriff’s office did not violate public corruption laws when it concealed records to unsuccessfully hide an ongoing murder investigation.
Tue., Sept. 5, 2017, 11:51 a.m.
Former Milwaukee Sheriff David Clarke is joining a political action committee that supports President Donald Trump, saying in an email Tuesday he will serve as spokesman and senior adviser to …
Tue., Aug. 29, 2017
On an evening when we should have all been focused on our brothers and sisters in the path of a storm, President Trump was focused on rescuing one person and …
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 14, 2017, 10:27 p.m.
President Donald Trump says he may grant a pardon to former Sheriff Joe Arpaio following his recent conviction in federal court, prompting outrage among critics who say the move would …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 9, 2017, 5:15 p.m.
The Adams County Sheriff’s Office and other law enforcement agencies served search warrants Wednesday on five illegal marijuana grows in the tiny unincorporated town of Cunningham.
UPDATED: Mon., July 31, 2017, 8:52 p.m.
Former Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio has been convicted of a criminal charge for disobeying a court order to stop traffic patrols that targeted immigrants.
Thu., July 20, 2017, 3:30 p.m.
A Washington sheriff’s is asking the FBI investigate a fatal shooting by one of his deputies.
Tue., June 20, 2017, 8:47 a.m.
The attorney for a Montana county sheriff charged with misdemeanor partner or family member assault says the sheriff will be taking personal leave while his case goes through the court …
Wed., May 17, 2017, 8:59 a.m.
Klamath County deputies have testified that former Sheriff Frank Skrah used excessive force against suspects who posed no threat.
Fri., May 12, 2017, 12:20 p.m.
Former Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca has been sentenced to three years in prison, marking an end to a corruption scandal that has roiled the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s …
Wed., April 26, 2017, 5 p.m.
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker said Wednesday that he won’t remove Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke from office over the death of an inmate who was denied water for seven days.
Wed., March 15, 2017, 3:20 p.m.
Former Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca was convicted Wednesday of obstructing an FBI investigation into corrupt and violent guards who took bribes to smuggle contraband into the jails he …
Mon., Dec. 26, 2016, 9:59 a.m.
The season of giving became personal for Andrew Rosas when he left his overnight shift at Shari’s Restaurant early this morning.
Wed., Nov. 16, 2016, 8:59 a.m.
Snohomish County will pay $14.3 million to a man who lost his legs after a sheriff’s deputy allegedly ran a stop sign in Everett and struck him last year.
Mon., Sept. 5, 2016, 4:22 p.m.
Hugh O’Brian, who shot to fame as Sheriff Wyatt Earp in what was hailed as television’s first adult Western, has died. He was 91.
Wed., Aug. 24, 2016, 11:06 a.m.
The Thurston County Sheriff’s Office in Washington state says Sheriff John Snaza has been critically hurt in a motorcycle crash in Montana.
Mon., Aug. 1, 2016, 7:04 p.m.
Former Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca withdrew his guilty plea Monday to lying about efforts to thwart an FBI investigation into abuses at the jails he ran, saying he …
Wed., July 13, 2016, 9:56 a.m.
A Washington County Sheriff’s Office corporal who was fired last year over domestic violence allegations has pleaded guilty to choking a fellow employee.
Wed., June 15, 2016, 3:32 p.m.
Spokane Valley City officials announced Tuesday that Capt. Mark Werner will be the city’s next police chief.
Tue., June 14, 2016, 1:26 p.m.
Spokane Valley appoints Capt. Mark Werner as new police chief.