Stories tagged: Spokane Police Department
Spokane Police Culture Audit
An audit prepared by researchers at Gonzaga University on the culture of the Spokane Police Department, released in March 2017.
Agreement given to police chief interview panelists
The document that panelists interviewing two candidates for Spokane Police Chief were asked to sign.
Body Camera Footage Procedure
This document describes the situations where SPD will release body camera footage from officer-involved shootings.
Body Camera Training Bulletin
The Spokane Police Department still doesn’t have a finalized body camera policy. Instead, officers are using the guidelines in this 2015 training bulletin.
Motion to Dismiss Gately Charges
A motion filed by the attorney for former Spokane Police Guilt president John Gately to dismiss two felony rendering criminal assistance charges.
SPD Training Policy
SPD’s training policy as revised during the Department of Justice review.
Early Intervention System Policy
SPD’s new early intervention system policy, created as part of the Department of Justice review.
Officer John Yen IA Report
The Spokane Police Department report on a July 2015 domestic violence arrest involving Officer John Yen.
SPD Officer-Involved Shooting Policy
SPD’s revised officer-involved shooting policy, updated as part of the Department of Justice review.
SPD Policy on Policy Updates
Revised during the Department of Justice review in 2015 to add a section on policy updates.
Questions from Council on McDevitt Appointment
A list of questions from Spokane City Council President Ben Stuckart about Mayor David Condon’s appointment of Jim McDevitt as law enforcement director.
SPD Statement on Use of Force Policy Revision
Unsigned statement about the revision process for SPD’s use of force policy.
Mayor’s Responses on McDevitt
Mayor David Condon’s responses to city council questions about the appointment of Jim McDevitt as law enforcement director.
Training Bulletin on Use of Force
The training bulletin sent to SPD officers on Dec. 10, 2015 regarding changes to the use of force policy.
SPD 2013 Policy Manual
The Spokane Police Department’s policy manual as of 2013, which was current until revisions made during the Department of Justice review.
SPD Use of Force Policy
SPD’s revised use of force policy, updated as part of the Department of Justice review.
SPD Firearms Policy
The new SPD policy on firearms, revised as part of the Department of Justice review.
SPD Control Techniques Policy
SPD’s revised control techniques policy, updated as part of the Department of Justice review.
Email Communications - Dunn-Isserlis
Dunn - Isserlis letters
Sanders - Notes and Cell Records
Notebook Page 4-15-15 - Olsen
Notes for Notebook 03-31-15 - Olsen
Frank Straub wrongful termination claim
Former Spokane Police Chief Frank Straub filed a $4 million wrongful termination claim against the City of Spokane on Oct. 8, 2015.
Department of Justice audit of Spokane Police Department
The report delivered by the Department of Justice on Dec. 19, 2014, that is an audit of the Spokane Police Department.
Internal investigation into Thoma colission
The Spokane Police Department internal investigation into Brad Thoma after he was charged with drunken driving and leaving the scene of a collision in 2009. Thomas is suing the city …
Depositions of Brad Thoma and Anne Kirkpatrick
Partial depositions of former Spokane Police Sgt. Brad Thoma and former Spokane Police Chief Anne Kirkpatrick. The depositions were taken for Thoma’s lawsuit in federal court against the city of …
City’s Statement of Facts in Thoma case
The City of Spokane presents its Statement of Fact in response to lawsuit from Brad Thoma, a former Spokane police officer suing the city and former Police Chief Anne Kirkpatrick.
More Facts from Thoma
Brad Thoma, former police officer suing the city and former Police Chief Anne Kirkpatrick, presents more information about the alcoholism he says he suffers. Thoma alleges that he was discriminated …