Stories tagged: Spokane Police Department
UPDATED: Mon., April 30, 2018, 10:05 p.m.
A bounty hunter was cleared of wrongdoing Monday after a nine-day trial over his role in apprehending two people at a Spokane motel in 2016.
UPDATED: Wed., April 25, 2018, 10:33 p.m.
A sentencing hearing for former police Sgt. Gordon Ennis – convicted in March of sexually assaulting another officer – was delayed Wednesday.
UPDATED: Sun., April 22, 2018, 10:31 p.m.
Spokane police don’t think anyone is inside a car that plunged into the Spokane River Saturday near Mission Park.
UPDATED: Wed., April 18, 2018, 10:51 p.m.
In testimony Wednesday afternoon at City Hall, Spokane Mayor David Condon repeatedly said his reason for requesting Frank Straub’s resignation in September 2015 was prompted by letters from police brass …
UPDATED: Thu., April 19, 2018, 6:32 a.m.
A woman found dead at a Spokane recycling plant earlier this month had been isolated for years, according to her family.
UPDATED: Tue., April 17, 2018, 8:13 p.m.
Trial began Tuesday for an Idaho bounty hunter accused of violently apprehending two people in a Spokane motel room in late 2016.
Sun., April 15, 2018
Witnesses say man killed himself playing Russian Roulette. His friends and family want more answers.
Spokane police are continuing to investigate a February shooting death near Chief Garry Park that was originally chalked up as an accident after a deadly game of Russian roulette.
UPDATED: Wed., April 11, 2018, 10:31 p.m.
Questions about a body discovered last week at a west Spokane recycling center have led police to a home on the lower South Hill.
UPDATED: Tue., April 10, 2018, 6:39 a.m.
A 49-year-old man is suspected of killing a woman Saturday evening during a domestic dispute in their bedroom in Spokane’s East Central neighborhood.
UPDATED: Mon., April 9, 2018, 7:17 p.m.
A body that was discovered Thursday in a Waste Management recycling center was transported there by a garbage truck, police said Monday.
UPDATED: Sun., April 8, 2018, 2:27 p.m.
Police are investigating a domestic violence shooting in Spokane’s East Central neighborhood Saturday night.
UPDATED: Thu., April 5, 2018, 9:40 p.m.
Spokane police released body camera footage Thursday showing the nonfatal shooting of 30-year-old Terrence Wallette last year.
UPDATED: Fri., April 6, 2018, 3:48 p.m.
A member of an Oregon outlaw motorcycle gang is facing accusations in Spokane of rape, kidnapping, and showing a young woman videos of him murdering people.
UPDATED: Mon., April 2, 2018, 6:35 p.m.
As police arrived to drive out the occupants of a so-called “nuisance” house in Spokane’s West Central neighborhood, a man fell through the bathroom floor and had to be rescued …
UPDATED: Mon., April 2, 2018, 9:36 p.m.
Ahead of the annual free concert’s 14th edition, organizers of Elkfest in Browne’s Addition are balking at the city’s order they pay nearly $4,500 in salaries to police officers to …
UPDATED: Thu., March 29, 2018, 9:58 p.m.
A man suspected of robbing a downtown Spokane bank was arrested Thursday afternoon.
Wed., March 28, 2018, 5:22 p.m.
Accusations of extortion have been leveled against a former board member of the non-profit Refugee Connections who is accused of harassing a refugee family from Iraq.
UPDATED: Mon., March 26, 2018, 10:11 p.m.
A homeless man reported he was sexually assaulted by another homeless man in a downtown Starbucks earlier this year.
UPDATED: Mon., March 26, 2018, 10:48 p.m.
A Spokane police officer who killed a robbery suspect last December was justified in using deadly force, the Spokane County Prosecutor’s Office said Monday.
UPDATED: Thu., March 22, 2018, 4:22 p.m.
The journeyman plumber who shot and killed a man who attempted to steal his idling SUV five years ago said his daughter has long had a drug problem, and that …
UPDATED: Wed., March 21, 2018, 9:07 a.m.
The Spokane Police Department has fired an officer who was arrested on domestic violence charges last year.
UPDATED: Tue., March 20, 2018, 7:34 p.m.
The U.S. Department of Justice has refused to release its report on the Spokane Police Department’s reforms after a public records request and appeal by The Spokesman-Review.
Mon., March 19, 2018, 2:46 p.m.
Spokane police were searching for a suspect Monday afternoon after a man was stabbed in front of the House of Charity homeless shelter on West Pacific Avenue.
UPDATED: Thu., March 29, 2018, 10:28 a.m.
A trial is scheduled for one of several bounty hunters accused of damaging a Spokane motel room while violently apprehending two people in September 2016.
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: Sat., March 10, 2018, 9:55 p.m.
The law requiring consent to broadcast images of people who come into contact with law enforcement won’t stop local news outlets from conducting their business, city lawmakers said. But the …
Sat., March 10, 2018
Two days after a jury convicted a former police officer of rape, city leaders said there’s work to be done to reform the department.
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 …
Mon., March 5, 2018, 7:24 p.m.
A former Spokane Police officer on trial for sexual assault intends to testify in his own defense Tuesday.