Stories tagged: Spokane County Sheriff's Office
SATURDAY, MARCH 19, 2016, 4:21 P.M.
Girl dies after being hit by a truck in Mead
A girl was killed when she was hit by a truck while crossing the street in Mead just before 2:30 p.m. Saturday.
THURSDAY, MARCH 17, 2016, 2:26 P.M.
Suspects identified in food bank theft
Deputies identified two people suspected of breaking into the Fairfield Food Bank in February after a man spotted his truck in surveillance video footage of the theft.
TUESDAY, MARCH 15, 2016, 5:04 P.M.
Man found in Spokane River identified
The man found in the Spokane River in the 16200 block of East Indiana Avenue on March 9 has been identified as 23-year-old Dillan Oatman.
FRIDAY, MARCH 11, 2016, 4:52 P.M.
Man in custody after acting erratically, shooting a gun
Deputies in two counties worked to find a man Friday who neighbors said was driving erratically and shooting at what he believed were people in “ghillie suits,” a type of …
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 2, 2016, 6:03 P.M.
Man facing charges for police chase fights with deputies in hospital room
A man involved in a high speed chase with Spokane County sheriff’s deputies Tuesday was arrested as he was being released from the hospital Wednesday, but not before putting up …
TUESDAY, MARCH 1, 2016, 6:08 P.M.
Crash injures deputy; stolen car spotted at the scene
A crash involving a Spokane Valley Sheriff’s Deputy indirectly led to a police chase involving a stolen car that ended with another crash on Spokane’s north side.
FRIDAY, FEB. 26, 2016, 4:48 P.M.
Spokane Valley leaders say they want to stick with sheriff contract for policing
Spokane Valley’s mayor stood with Spokane County Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich Friday to declare that the city won’t set up its own police department, despite persistent rumors to the contrary. Joining …
THURSDAY, FEB. 25, 2016, 1:58 P.M.
Deputy placed on leave for inappropriate conduct
A Spokane County Sheriff’s Deputy has been placed on administrative leave while under investigation for “inappropriate conduct” that may be criminal in nature, according to a Sheriff’s Office press release.
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 24, 2016, 11:24 A.M.
Impairment suspected in Spokane Valley pedestrian collision
The driver suspected of seriously injuring a teenage pedestrian in Spokane Valley last night may have been impaired, the Spokane County Sheriff’s Office said Wednesday.
TUESDAY, FEB. 23, 2016, 6:47 P.M.
City Manager Mike Jackson asked to resign by Spokane Valley council
Spokane Valley Deputy Mayor Arne Woodard’s announcement that City Manager Mike Jackson had been asked to resign “in the best interest of the city” was met with a loud boo …
FRIDAY, FEB. 19, 2016
Editorial: Revolving-door leadership harms police, city
Spokane County Sheriff’s Office a model of stability.
THURSDAY, FEB. 18, 2016, 3:27 P.M.
Teen arrested for bomb threat at Greenacres Middle School
A 13-year-old boy has been arrested for allegedly making a bomb threat that shut down Greenacres Middle School in Spokane Valley Tuesday.
THURSDAY, FEB. 18, 2016
Spokane County seeks volunteers for Civil Service Commission
The board responsible for reviewing applications and job performance of Spokane County Sheriff’s Office employees needs to fill two vacancies by the end of July.
THURSDAY, FEB. 11, 2016, 8:03 P.M.
Elderly man’s family asked court to protect him from Carole DeLeon
The family of an 86-year-old Cheney man who died this week had recently gone to court to separate him from Carole DeLeon, the Stevens County foster mother who had been …
THURSDAY, FEB. 11, 2016, 5:08 P.M.
Man arrested for chasing women, hitting deputies with cane
A man is facing multiple charges after allegedly chasing a car with two women inside, refusing to get out of his car for deputies and then trying to hit two …
THURSDAY, FEB. 11, 2016, 4:59 P.M.
Man arrested after shots fired at occupied RV
A man was arrested Thursday afternoon after allegedly firing several gunshots at an occupied motor home before breaking inside.
MONDAY, FEB. 1, 2016, 12:06 P.M.
Woman arrested after allegedly threatening Arby’s employee with gun
A Spokane County Sheriff’s Office SWAT team arrested a woman Sunday after she allegedly threatened an Arby’s employee with a gun.
FRIDAY, JAN. 29, 2016, 8:55 A.M.
Woman found dead at Greenacres Middle School
Police are investigating a dead body found Friday morning outside Greenacres Middle School.
TUESDAY, JAN. 26, 2016, 5:39 P.M.
Spokane County settles lawsuit alleging excessive force
Spokane County will pay a father $100,000 to settle a claim of excessive force used by a sheriff’s deputy arresting him during a shooting investigation involving the man’s son in …
TUESDAY, JAN. 26, 2016, 11:25 A.M.
Spokane County deputy shoots dog attacking him and K9 Laslo
A Spokane County deputy shot and killed a pit bull that was attacking him and his police dog early Tuesday morning, the sheriff’s office said in a news release. Deputy …
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 20, 2016, 5:20 P.M.
Spokane Valley woman fatally shot in her home was beloved VA counselor
The staff and clients at the Veterans Outreach Center in Spokane Valley are reeling from the loss of beloved counselor Brenda Thurman.
TUESDAY, DEC. 29, 2015, 2:59 P.M.
Woman shot by deputy identified
The woman shot by a Spokane County Sheriff’s Deputy Monday has been identified as Tina A.M. Fricke, 21.
THURSDAY, DEC. 17, 2015, 10:23 P.M.
Spokane auto dealer who partnered with deputy denies fraud claims
Doug Bartlett, the Spokane auto dealer who partnered with former Spokane County Sheriff’s Deputy Jeremy Jeske to conduct vehicle inspections on imported cars, denied on Thursday allegations from insurance investigators …
FRIDAY, DEC. 4, 2015, 1:35 P.M.
Teen arrested for possession of a pound of meth
An 18-year-old was arrested in connection with a pound of methamphetamine found in his apartment in north Spokane Thursday.
TUESDAY, NOV. 24, 2015, 5:03 P.M.
Man dies in crash on Dishman-Mica Road
A man died after his car went of Dishman-Mica Road in Spokane Valley Tuesday and rolled.
FRIDAY, NOV. 13, 2015, 5:06 P.M.
Woman killed in crash near the Valley Mall
A woman died in a crash near Indiana Avenue and Evergreen Road in Spokane Valley Friday afternoon.
FRIDAY, NOV. 6, 2015, 8 P.M.
Reward offered in beauty shop robbery
Crime Stoppers of the Inland Northwest is offering a cash reward for information leading to an arrest in a robbery at Sally Beauty Supply in Spokane Valley Friday morning.
UPDATED: FRIDAY, NOV. 6, 2015, 9:11 P.M.
Prowling suspect says he was trying to get warm
A suspected vehicle prowler told deputies he was inside a woman’s car because he was trying to get warm, but couldn’t explain why he was carrying a knife at the …
UPDATED: FRIDAY, NOV. 6, 2015, 4:04 P.M.
Man killed by woman’s husband identified
The man who died Wednesday after a fight at a home in Spokane Valley has been identified as Sean R. Logon, 44.
UPDATED: THURSDAY, NOV. 5, 2015, 4:17 P.M.
Man found with woman dies after fight with her husband
A man found with another man’s wife died Wednesday after getting in a fight with the woman’s husband.