Stories tagged: Spokane County Sheriff's Office
Mon., March 29, 2010, 9:34 p.m.
A gunman shot and killed by Spokane police on Friday had assaulted law enforcement in Vancouver, Wash., eight years ago.
Mon., March 29, 2010, 11:58 a.m.
Two men were trapped for several hours after their pickup overturned this morning off Stevens Creek Road near the Palouse Highway.
Fri., March 26, 2010, 7:06 p.m.
A shootout with police early Friday killed a Spokane man who investigators say threatened family in a dispute over firearms.
Thu., March 25, 2010
Cpl. Clark returns to address your concerns about cops, courts and crime. Q: Every time I pick up the newspaper I see something about excited delirium. What the heck is …
Tue., March 23, 2010, 7:03 p.m.
Spokane County commissioners approved a $50,000 settlement Tuesday in the May 2007 death of a Spokane Valley man who fought with sheriff’s deputies.
Thu., March 18, 2010
When Georgiana Sutherlin retired from teaching middle school in 2004, she didn’t want to give up working in the community. Now her volunteer job keeps her working with children as …
Thu., March 4, 2010
A Spokane County Sheriff’s lieutenant arrested after an early-morning rollover crash was legally drunk when he was driving, according to newly filed court documents. Stephen P. Jones, 53, was charged …
Mon., Feb. 15, 2010
A 19-year-old Spokane woman died Sunday when the car she was riding in crashed into a tree near 54th Avenue and Hatch Road on Spokane’s South Side.
Sat., Feb. 13, 2010, 8:40 p.m.
Usually, officers with the Spokane Police Department and the Spokane County Sheriff’s Department are on the same side.
Wed., Feb. 10, 2010
When a north Spokane man awoke last weekend to the sound of his car alarm and found his window smashed, police traced fresh footprints leading from the crime scene to …
Fri., Jan. 29, 2010, 11:59 a.m.
A Spokane Valley mother faces criminal charges after police say her toddler walked away from a drunken car crash as she tried to free her vehicle.
Fri., Jan. 22, 2010
Spokane County sheriff’s deputies, including the SWAT team, raided two homes Thursday morning searching for guns and other items stolen from a collector who was away over the holidays. A …
Thu., Jan. 21, 2010, 8:52 a.m.
Spokane County Sheriff’s deputies, including the SWAT team, raided two homes this morning searching for guns and other items stolen from a collector who was away on vacation.
Tue., Jan. 19, 2010, 11:20 a.m.
A woman who left her car running in north Spokane Monday while she picked up her baby returned to find the vehicle being driven away.
Thu., Jan. 14, 2010, 3:52 p.m.
A Suncrest man was properly sentenced for soliciting a hit man to kill his unborn child, the state Court of Appeals ruled Thursday.
Thu., Jan. 14, 2010, 2:14 p.m.
A Spokane County Jail deputy accused of attacking his wife last month was arrested again today after police say he violated a court order.
Tue., Jan. 12, 2010
A hand grenade closed streets in Coeur d’Alene Monday after a man on his way to turn the device in pulled over and called authorities. The grenade was found in …
Sat., Jan. 9, 2010
A Spokane County sheriff’s lieutenant with 25 years on the job was arrested in a suspected drunken driving crash early Friday. Liberty Lake police responded to a 911 call about …
Fri., Jan. 8, 2010, 6:47 p.m.
A Spokane County Sheriff’s lieutenant was arrested under suspicion of drunken driving early Friday after rolling his Lincoln Navigator just south of Liberty Lake and knocking down a wooden power …
Tue., Jan. 5, 2010
Explosives popular among suicide bombers were removed Monday from a Spokane Valley apartment belonging to a man upset about his divorce, authorities said. John D. Raymond, 53, allowed detectives into …
Wed., Dec. 16, 2009
Police are trying to identify the driver of a Chevrolet pickup that smashed into a cell phone store on North Division Street early Tuesday, then hooked a steel cable to …
Wed., Dec. 16, 2009
A Spokane County sheriff’s sergeant has been placed on paid leave pending the possible filing of a misdemeanor assault charge in connection with a domestic violence dispute. David Fray was …
Tue., Dec. 15, 2009, 6:18 p.m.
A Spokane County sheriff’s sergeant has been placed on paid leave pending the filing of a misdemeanor assault charge in connection with a domestic violence dispute.
Thu., Dec. 10, 2009
The city of Medical Lake has been contracting police services through the Spokane County Sheriff’s Office since Nov. 1. There are three new deputies residing in police headquarters, with a …
Sat., Dec. 5, 2009
A social service nonprofit has helped make Spokane a more humane place since 1988 by identifying and treating young victims of abuse and neglect. Now, in tough economic times, Partners …
Fri., Dec. 4, 2009, 1:35 p.m.
A social service nonprofit has helped make Spokane a more humane place since 1988 by diagnosing and treating young victims of abuse and neglect.
Wed., Dec. 2, 2009, 6:55 p.m.
A Mead husband faces first-degree murder charges in connection with an attack in which is wife was killed and his son was injured.
Tue., Dec. 1, 2009, 6:37 p.m.
A Spokane man killed himself after rear-end collision on Trent Avenue Tuesday.
Mon., Nov. 30, 2009, 11:47 a.m.
A man shot by Spokane County sheriff’s deputies Saturday has been identified as Donald J. Lafavor.
Sat., Nov. 21, 2009
The home invasion robbery in northeast Spokane this week may have been linked to an ongoing domestic violence dispute rather than a random attack. The woman assaulted in her apartment …