SATURDAY, OCT. 1, 2016, 4:18 P.M.
Police arrested a suspect in an August shooting in West Central outside the North Spokane Wal-Mart Saturday afternoon with the help of two citizens.
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 28, 2016, 6:12 P.M.
Spokane police are called to help someone who’s thinking about committing suicide an average of three times a day, according to a new department report. The report analyzed the 556 …
TUESDAY, SEPT. 27, 2016, 4 P.M.
A man accused of stabbing a man and threatening two women with a knife in June is now facing 16 counts of witness tampering based on recorded phone calls he …
MONDAY, SEPT. 26, 2016, 11:08 A.M.
Spokane police and firefighters regularly participate in a program to help kids on the autism spectrum develop positive relationships with first responders.
FRIDAY, SEPT. 23, 2016, 4:05 P.M.
Spokane’s SWAT team was used to arrest a convicted felon who police believed was armed in north Spokane Thursday evening.
FRIDAY, SEPT. 23, 2016, 3:43 P.M.
A man arrested Thursday on suspicion of robbery reportedly put up a brief fight and kept trying to reach for a gun in the waistband of his pants, according to …
THURSDAY, SEPT. 22, 2016, 7:59 P.M.
A man robbed the Bank of America branch at 29th Avenue and Southeast Boulevard just before 5 p.m. Thursday, escaping with an undisclosed amount of money.
MONDAY, SEPT. 19, 2016, 5:30 A.M.
Spokane has the highest property-crime rate among Washington’s largest cities, a problem Mayor David Condon wants to address by moving police from patrol and traffic to investigations.
SATURDAY, SEPT. 17, 2016, 9:30 A.M.
Major Crimes detectives are investigating a Hillyard shooting that left a man with serious injuries early Saturday morning.
FRIDAY, SEPT. 16, 2016, 12:54 P.M.
Spokane has announced the finalists for the top police position. They are John Bruce of Frisco, Texas, Robert “Bob” Lehner of Elk Grove, Calif., Craig Meidl the interim police chief, …
TUESDAY, SEPT. 13, 2016, 5:38 P.M.
Spokane police on Tuesday released body camera and surveillance video from the fatal shooting April 28 outside the House of Charity, a shelter and drop-in center for homeless people.
TUESDAY, SEPT. 13, 2016, 8:43 A.M.
A man claiming to be armed with a handgun robbed the Washington Trust bank in downtown Spokane on Monday afternoon, and police have asked the public for help identifying a …
SUNDAY, SEPT. 11, 2016
Washington Laws make it more difficult than elsewhere to recall an elected official. Armed with an independent report on Mayor David Condon’s handling of turmoil in the Police Department, petitioner …
FRIDAY, SEPT. 2, 2016, 5:42 P.M.
A woman was injured this week after jumping on the hood of her car in an attempt to stop a man from stealing it.
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 31, 2016, 6:17 P.M.
Just before the expiration of the three-year statute of limitations, the family of Danny Jones, the 40-year-old man shot and killed in his truck outside the Salvation Army housing center …
TUESDAY, AUG. 30, 2016, 4:28 P.M.
The man involved in a standoff with police Friday evening has been booked into the Spokane County Jail after being accused of firing a gun from inside the home and …
TUESDAY, AUG. 30, 2016
Looking Back reviews opinions published in The Spokesman-Review during this week in history. No zoning, Sept., 1, 1926
MONDAY, AUG. 29, 2016, 6:20 P.M.
The Spokane City Council is asking Mayor David Condon to name a new police chief appointment by Sept. 30. The process requested by the council would place police Capt. Brad …
FRIDAY, AUG. 26, 2016, 7:39 P.M.
Two men robbed the U.S. Bank inside the Albertsons store at Nevada Street and Francis Avenue Friday evening, escaping on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash.
FRIDAY, AUG. 26, 2016, 5:23 P.M.
A Spokane police SWAT team is surrounding a home in the 1100 block of West Frederick.
THURSDAY, AUG. 25, 2016, 1:45 P.M.
A man was wounded in a shooting in Spokane’s West Central neighborhood late Thursday morning.
TUESDAY, AUG. 23, 2016, 6:23 P.M.
It’s unclear how the next round of police chief interviews will proceed following an 11th hour deal between the City Council and Mayor David Condon to reopen the process. But …
MONDAY, AUG. 22, 2016, 8:04 A.M.
A woman was shot in the head Sunday night at a motel in north Spokane, and police still are looking for the suspect. Police responded to multiple reports of shooting …
FRIDAY, AUG. 19, 2016, 6:40 P.M.
The Spokane Police Department teamed up with neighbors near 7711 N. Tucannon to shut down a “chronic problem house.”
THURSDAY, AUG. 18, 2016, 10:35 A.M.
The bad news regarding police reform in Spokane is that three years after voters demanded “independent investigations” of police misconduct, we’re still debating the meaning of “independent,” as if it …
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 17, 2016, 9:36 P.M.
Spokane police Chief Craig Meidl declined to name the officer who called for a salute of former officer Karl Thompson in spite of repeated demands from audience members at a …
FRIDAY, AUG. 12, 2016, 3:48 P.M.
A video released by the Spokane Police Department of a drunken man berating an officer to the public before the lawyer had a chance to see it calls into question …
THURSDAY, AUG. 11, 2016, 9:49 P.M.
Craig Meidl said he was doing all he could to achieve community support following an unorthodox nomination for police chief by Mayor David Condon. He promised to build relationships between …
MONDAY, AUG. 8, 2016, 4:58 P.M.
A husband disarmed a suspect who allegedly threatened him and his wife with a handgun Saturday in West Central Spokane. Court documents say the couple was sitting in a truck …
MONDAY, AUG. 8, 2016, 9:21 A.M.
A woman was stabbed Sunday night in an alley in the Browne’s Addition neighborhood, and a suspect was arrested nine minutes later, Spokane police said. The stabbing occurred after 7:30 …