Stories tagged: Spokane County Sheriff's Office
UPDATED: Fri., March 30, 2018, 9:50 p.m.
Deputies are searching for a Geiger Corrections Center inmate who walked away from his assigned work detail Thursday afternoon.
UPDATED: Thu., March 29, 2018, 11:13 p.m.
A local attorney is suing the Spokane County Sheriff’s Office, alleging a deputy pointed a gun at his wife while responding to the wrong address for a home burglary alarm …
UPDATED: Mon., March 26, 2018, 10:31 p.m.
Four teenagers – two who are 18 along with a 16-year-old and 15-year-old – were arrested Monday under suspicion of drive-by shooting a home and a vehicle with a BB …
Fri., March 23, 2018
The Spokane County Sheriff’s Office SWAT team raided a home in Spokane Valley early Thursday after investigators determined it was a trafficking hub for stolen motorcycles and methamphetamine.
UPDATED: Tue., March 20, 2018, 9:07 p.m.
A woman charged with plotting to kill her husband was brought before a Spokane County jury Tuesday as attorneys delivered opening arguments in a case webbed in hired guns and …
UPDATED: Tue., March 20, 2018, 7:09 p.m.
Four people were recently arrested with ties to the Red Top Motel in Spokane Valley, which was raided last month under suspicion of harboring illegal activity.
UPDATED: Tue., March 20, 2018, 7:08 p.m.
After chasing a man with a baseball bat, Spokane Valley deputies seized his swords and throwing stars, sheriff’s office says
The Spokane County Sheriff’s Office said Tuesday that deputies seized a rifle, ammunition, methamphetamine and a large collection of swords, knives and throwing stars from a Spokane Valley apartment belonging …
Mon., March 19, 2018, 2:34 p.m.
The Spokane County Sheriff’s Office said deputies chased and arrested a 58-year-old man after he threatened to attack one deputy with a baseball bat Sunday morning in Spokane Valley.
UPDATED: Mon., March 12, 2018, 5:50 p.m.
An attempt by Spokane Police and Sheriff’s deputies to evict someone from a Hillyard apartment complex ended with one person shot and wounded Monday morning.
UPDATED: Wed., March 7, 2018, 10:54 p.m.
A jury on Wednesday found Spokane Police Sgt. Gordon Ennis guilty of sexually assaulting another police officer.
UPDATED: Tue., March 6, 2018, 10:26 p.m.
Former police Sgt. Gordon Ennis testified in his own defense Tuesday that he did not sexually assault another police officer during a drunken party. He told jurors that the sexual …
UPDATED: Sat., March 3, 2018, 8:13 p.m.
The Spokane City Council is set to vote on a measure Monday night that would require “reality-based police shows” to obtain a business license and consent from the people they …
Mon., Feb. 26, 2018, 8:36 p.m.
The Spokane County Sheriff’s Office says deputies used a Taser to stop a suspect who led them on a car chase while in possession of more than half a pound …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 25, 2018, 12:35 p.m.
Last year saw the highest number of officer-involved shootings in more than two decades. Eight people were shot by county law enforcement officers in 2017, and seven were shot by …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 20, 2018, 8:38 p.m.
Spokane County Sheriff’s deputies and the SWAT team raided a Spokane Valley motel Tuesday morning.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 7, 2018, 11:06 p.m.
A sex offender accused of raping a Spokane Valley gas station worker in January is now facing additional felony charges.
Wed., Jan. 17, 2018, 8:21 p.m.
A jury found Milford “Bear” Butcher, 68, guilty of two counts of child rape and six counts of child molestation on Tuesday.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 17, 2018, 6:28 a.m.
A Level 3 sex offender accused of raping a Spokane Valley gas station worker is alleged to have done so two days after getting released from Chelan County Jail.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 10, 2018, 10:26 p.m.
A man was arrested Monday after falling asleep in the back seat of car he allegedly stole, according to the Spokane Sheriff’s Office.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 10, 2018, 9:34 a.m.
The Spokane County Sheriff’s Office says deputies used a police dog to apprehend a woman who allegedly stole from a Shopko store in Spokane Valley, assaulted employees and then trespassed …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 28, 2017, 10:48 p.m.
An armed robbery suspect shot and killed by Spokane police officers Tuesday morning has been identified.
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 26, 2017, 10:12 p.m.
An armed robbery suspect was shot dead by police early Tuesday morning, according to Spokane Police Chief Craig Meidl.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 20, 2017, 4:15 p.m.
A man reported missing early Tuesday morning was found dead miles away from his family’s home.
Mon., Dec. 18, 2017, 1:16 p.m.
A man is facing felony assault charges after he told Spokane County Sheriff’s deputies he struck a 25-day-old child in the head hard enough potentially cause brain damage.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 11, 2017, 11:52 p.m.
About 100 children in the Spokane and Coeur d’Alene region were chauffeured around area shopping centers at this year’s Holidays and Heroes event.
Fri., Dec. 8, 2017
It’s time for the doors to open. The 2017 Christmas Bureau opens Friday morning at 10 a.m. at the Spokane County Fairgrounds for people looking for a little help at …
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 5, 2017, 6:20 a.m.
Commissioners Al French and Mary Kuney voted in favor of the spending plan, which will use money set aside from the road construction budget to cover day-to-day expenses next year …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 4, 2017, 7:29 p.m.
Court docs: Spokane police officer accused of assaulting girlfriend had history of domestic violence
The girlfriend of a Spokane Police Officer charged with assault alleges the officer had a history of abuse, including at one point passing a firearm across a table and telling …
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 27, 2017, 10:03 p.m.
A North Spokane County man has been charged with rape and unlawful imprisonment after a woman reported an online date turned violent.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 27, 2017, 7:50 p.m.
Clutching a framed photograph of Tina Stewart to his chest, Don Estus struggled to put into words just how much she meant to him.