Stories tagged: Spokane Police Department
Thu., Jan. 17, 2019, 5:16 p.m.
Police determined that a man was not attacked after he was found injured and halfway submerged in the Spokane River on Wednesday. Michele Anderson, spokesperson for the Spokane Police Department, …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 17, 2019, 5:45 p.m.
Franklin Elementary School on the South Hill was put under a brief and partial lockdown Thursday morning.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 17, 2019, 10:03 p.m.
A man from Bremerton with three children in his back seat was arrested Tuesday night after getting into a brawl with several Spokane police officers.
Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 3:33 p.m.
A man was hospitalized early Wednesday morning with serious injuries after a jogger found him partially submerged in the Spokane River.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 10:52 p.m.
A Shadle Park High School student was arrested inside a classroom Wednesday after Spokane police say he threatened to shoot up the school.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 9:21 p.m.
Two Guardians Foundation employees were injured Wednesday morning after a homeless woman attacked them with scissors at Westminster Congregational warming center.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 9:28 p.m.
It took firefighters more than 60 minutes in below-freezing temperatures to extricate a man trapped in his truck after a five-car collision early Tuesday night in north Spokane that sent …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 15, 2019, 8:43 p.m.
The officer who shot and killed a Spokane man on Jan. 7 has been identified as Brandon Rankin.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 12, 2019, 9:08 p.m.
The family of David M. Novak, the Spokane man killed in an officer-involved shooting last Monday, released a statement Saturday thanking their community for support and asking authorities for answers.
Fri., Jan. 11, 2019
A public-service appeal came Thursday morning from Spokane Police Officer Toby Bryer, who told an advanced engineering class at Sacajawea Middle School that the public could use their help.
Thu., Jan. 10, 2019
The podcast begins where Zachary Lamb’s life ended – on the historic streets of the lower South Hill, just outside of his apartment at 10th Avenue and Elm Street.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 4, 2019, 8:10 p.m.
Police arrested a man early Friday morning accused of drive-by shooting in downtown Spokane.
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 30, 2018, 10:14 p.m.
Officers found Richard White’s body facedown on the floor of his kitchen, with a pool of blood under his torso. His housemate “either truly believed, or acted like, he did …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 27, 2018, 10:36 p.m.
The Spokane County Medical Examiner has identified a man who was hit and killed by a train in Browne’s Addition Christmas evening as 31-year-old Ryan E. Poyner.
Thu., Dec. 27, 2018
Two months after a fire tore through her home, Devan Howe-Kizzar is still unsure how to move on from that night. With no cash, renter’s insurance or assets, she’s unsure …
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 25, 2018, 7:30 p.m.
P.J. Farrell had a lot to look forward to on Christmas morning. Getting home, waking up his kids, seeing the excitement wash away the tired in their eyes, and watching …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 20, 2018, 10:30 p.m.
Police are searching for a man who allegedly robbed a gas station at knifepoint in the Lincoln Heights neighborhood on Wednesday night and fled with stolen money.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 19, 2018, 4:36 p.m.
Police arrested a woman Tuesday evening accused of stabbing a man with a broken kitchen knife inside their North Spokane home.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 19, 2018, 8:20 p.m.
Spokane police said a woman was arrested Tuesday night after she stabbed her boyfriend and locked herself in a home with four small children.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 7:01 p.m.
Corey A. Taylor, 23, appeared in court Friday after police say he stabbed a man in north Spokane.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 5, 2018, 10:35 p.m.
A homeless man hit by a speeding car last week at a downtown intersection remains in serious condition at Sacred Heart Medical Center.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 5:13 p.m.
Police arrested a man early Monday on suspicion that he assaulted his fiance and pointed a gun at officers. No shots were fired.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 30, 2018, 7:05 a.m.
Mindy Simonson remembers watching a video of a thief from her front-door camera. Dressed in everyday clothing, a person she’s never seen walked up to her front door and wedged …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 27, 2018, 8:37 p.m.
Gary Theodore Williams, 80, died in a hospital shortly after he was struck by a car Friday afternoon in a crosswalk on 29th Avenue.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 26, 2018, 10:30 p.m.
In response to questions from a judge, Donavan L. Gibson sounded brusk, almost annoyed, as he confirmed that he understood his rights. The 35-year-old murder suspect made his first appearance …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 21, 2018, 5:16 p.m.
A man is dead and a woman is in hospital care with life-threatening injuries after the woman’s estranged husband allegedly broke into her northeast Spokane home Tuesday evening and shot …
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 19, 2018, 9:05 p.m.
The teen, whose name was not released, allegedly made the threat to several middle school students following an argument, police said in a news release.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 14, 2018, 6:15 p.m.
Spokane police are investigating the death of a man who reportedly shot himself in the head during sex.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 14, 2018, 6:18 p.m.
A man faces possible vehicular assault charges after police say he crossed the center line on Upriver Drive Tuesday evening and crashed head-on into an oncoming vehicle while driving intoxicated.
Wed., Nov. 14, 2018
The city will soon spend about $305,000 on a new armored vehicle for the Spokane Police Department, which uses money one City Council member said should be used on new …