Tags


Everything tagged


Sort by:

Latest from The Spokesman-Review


  • Locator device helps detectives track burglary suspect in Valleyford area

    A 50-year-old ex-con accused of burglarizing a south Spokane County home while three children hid was arrested in part because detectives installed an electronic location tracker on his vehicle. The …


  • Homeowner who shot burglar faces assault charge

    A homeowner in Medical Lake accused of shooting a fleeing 14-year-old burglary suspect in the back last December has been charged with assault. In new court documents, Spokane County sheriff’s …


  • Officer whose daughter shot self had 2 lengthy suspensions

    The Spokane police officer whose daughter accidentally shot herself in the leg on Sunday has an extensive disciplinary record, including at least two lengthy suspensions. Barry O’Connell, who has been …


  • Routine traffic stop leads to felony drug charge

    A Spokane County Sheriff’s deputy arrested a man on a felony drug charge Wednesday after a routine traffic stop. The deputy stopped Larry Marquette, 43, failing to signal near Argonne …


  • Child luring incidents reported in Country Homes area

    Deputies are investigating two possible child luring calls in the Country Homes area, but they don’t believe either are related.


  • Autopsy: Spokane jail inmate died of natural causes

    An inmate found dead in his bed at the Spokane County Jail died of natural causes, authorities say.


  • 2 killed in bicycle-motorcycle crash identified

    A bicyclist and motorcyclist who died Saturday in a crash in the Millwood area have been identified as James Wilson, 46, and Jerrel I. Bailey-O’Neal, 22.


  • Theft victims will phone it in

    Spokane police officers soon will no longer respond in person to take reports of stolen vehicles. It’s a move, officials say, to “work smarter” and more efficiently after several rounds …


  • Teen charged with murder

    An 18-year-old man accused of killing a Veterans Affairs Medical Center employee who was trying to break up an underage drinking party has been charged with murder. Treven Lewis, who …


  • Murder charge filed in retired principal’s beating death

    An 18-year-old man accused of killing a veterans hospital employee and retired principal who was trying to break up an underage drinking party has been charged with murder.


  • VA hospital grieving after assaulted employee dies

    The Spokane veteran’s hospital community is grieving for a beloved employee who died after being assaulted while trying to break up an underage party.


  • Assault victim fondly remembered as VA patient advocate

    The Spokane veterans hospital community is grieving for a beloved employee who died after being assaulted while trying to break up an underage drinking party. Frank James Motta, a retired …


  • Man critically hurt breaking up party

    The man severely beaten at an underage drinking party last weekend was a 65-year-old neighbor who was trying to break up the large gathering as sheriff’s deputies stood outside. Doctors …


  • Man badly beaten while trying to break up party

    A man severely beaten at an underage drinking party last weekend was a 65-year-old neighbor who was trying to break up the gathering as sheriff’s deputies stood outside. Doctors do …


  • Mother’s car stolen outside Spokane day care

    A mother who left her car running while dropping off her child at a north Spokane day care today returned to find the car gone.


  • Detectives bust Spokane Valley marijuana grow

    Authorities responding to a Spokane Valley standoff sniffed out and busted a marijuana growing operation nearby. Sheriff’s detectives executed a search warrant at the house on the 12100 block of …


  • Gunman standoff ends peacefully

    A gun-wielding man made an extra-long day for some students and caused tense moments for parents at two Spokane Valley schools, but a hostage negotiator ended the three-hour standoff without …


  • Geiger inmate escapes

    An inmate arrested in December after posting a video to his Facebook page showing what police believe are stolen items escaped today from the Geiger Corrections Center.


  • Ex-wife’s death record displayed

    A Deer Park man accused of strangling his ex-wife and posing her dead body had her death certificate displayed in his home when detectives arrested him this week, detectives say. …


  • 911 call taker broke protocol with homicide-related call

    Spokane county officials said an investigation into the December homicide of a Deer Park woman revealed a call to the 911 communications center from the victim’s cellphone was not forwarded …


  • 911 call taker broke protocol in Starbuck homicide

    Spokane county officials said an investigation into the December homicide of a Deer Park woman revealed a call to the 911 communications center from the victim’s cell phone was not …


  • Body was posed, detectives say

    A Deer Park mother of five who was found strangled in her home was positioned in a way to humiliate her and make detectives believe she had been sexually assaulted, …


  • Police: Starbuck hid in home, posed ex-wife’s body

    A Deer Park mother of five found strangled to death in her home was positioned in a way to humiliate her and make detectives believe she had been sexually assaulted, …


  • Man faces murder charge

    The ex-husband of a woman found strangled in her Deer Park home has been arrested in connection with her death. Clay Duane Starbuck was booked into jail Monday and is …


  • Ex-husband arrested for Deer Park woman’s murder

    The ex-husband of a woman found strangled to death in her Deer Park home has been arrested for her murder.


  • Deputies tackle wrong man outside court

    A suspected child rapist suffered shoulder injuries when Spokane County corrections deputies apparently mistook him for another man who they’d been sent to detain outside a courtroom. “The whole time …


  • Geiger escape sparks discussion

    The escape of two inmates Tuesday from Geiger Corrections Center was the first such incident from that facility in at least five years, the staff said on Wednesday as sheriff’s …


  • Doug Clark: What does it take to can a cop?

    I’m hotter than a car hood baking under a July sun over the rehiring of Travis Smith, that disgrace of a deputy who was rightly canned last year by Spokane …


  • Ruling overturns deputy’s firing

    A Spokane County sheriff’s deputy who was fired after he damaged a suspect’s car and mishandled drugs from a crime scene has been rehired following a state arbitrator’s ruling. Deputy …


  • Suicide standoff ends peacefully

    A suicidal man prompted a SWAT standoff in Spokane County on Saturday. A few minutes before noon, a couple called police after finding a bloody man in a truck parked …

Sections


Profile

Contact the Spokesman

Main switchboard:
(509) 459-5000
Customer service:
(800) 338-8801
Newsroom:
(509) 459-5400
(800) 789-0029
Back to Spokesman Mobile