WEDNESDAY, JULY 20, 2016, 7:30 P.M.
Yakima police Chief Dominic Rizzi says he has no plans to interfere with marijuana businesses in Spokane. Rizzi, one of two finalists vying to run the Spokane Police Department, has …
WEDNESDAY, JULY 20, 2016, 9:29 A.M.
On of the three finalists to be the next Spokane police chief is no longer interested in the job. James Dermody, a captain in the Seattle Police Department, is no …
TUESDAY, JULY 19, 2016, 2:32 P.M.
A man armed with an axe allegedly tried to steal a dog from a fenced yard in West Central Spokane Monday afternoon.
FRIDAY, JULY 15, 2016, 5:21 P.M.
The Spokane Police Department received a new, but possibly temporary, command structure this month as it waits for the selection of new police chief.
FRIDAY, JULY 15, 2016, 2:29 P.M.
A Spokane family woke up Thursday morning to find a stranger sleeping on their living room couch despite their securely locked doors.
THURSDAY, JULY 14, 2016, 12:34 P.M.
Three men were named Thursday as finalists to be the next Spokane police chief. They are:
WEDNESDAY, JULY 13, 2016, 8:17 A.M.
Spokane police have arrested a suspect in a hit-and-run crash that reportedly sent a pregnant woman to the hospital on Saturday.
THURSDAY, JULY 7, 2016, 12:46 P.M.
Spokane police say they’ve arrested a woman who
WEDNESDAY, JULY 6, 2016, 2:36 P.M.
A 36-year-old man will spend more than nine years in prison for “pistol-whipping” and strangling a woman who disturbed him while he was sleeping, the Spokane Police Department said Wednesday.
WEDNESDAY, JULY 6, 2016, 9:15 A.M.
An armed robbery suspect who was shot by a bystander last week at the STCU Spokane Valley branch was arrested Tuesday night at a nearby hotel, the Spokane County Sheriff’s …
TUESDAY, JULY 5, 2016, 3:15 P.M.
A Spokane police officer was justified in shooting a man who was pointing a realistic-looking BB gun at him, the Spokane County Prosecutor’s Office said Tuesday.
TUESDAY, JUNE 28, 2016, 7 P.M.
The Rev. Darrin Connall would hate to close the doors of his church, even on weekends. But a dramatic incident at Our Lady of Lourdes Cathedral has parisioners wondering how …
TUESDAY, JUNE 28, 2016, 5:42 P.M.
Spokane Police are looking for help identifying a woman who assaulted and robbed an elderly man as he withdrew cash from a downtown ATM.
MONDAY, JUNE 27, 2016, 1 P.M.
A burglar apparently wiggled through a doggy door to steal a well-stocked gun safe, Apple products, a TV, swords and “miscellaneous cutting instruments” from a north Spokane home, according to …
MONDAY, JUNE 27, 2016, 8:41 A.M.
Spokane police officers quickly arrested a 21-year-old man suspected of shoplifting and assaulting a person with a skateboard Sunday night in Hillyard.
SUNDAY, JUNE 26, 2016, 4 A.M.
Karen Stratton has proposed a pair of ordinances that would increase the City Council’s role in reviewing Mayor David Condon’s political appointments, citing management bloat and a lack of oversight. …
THURSDAY, JUNE 23, 2016, 7:04 P.M.
A man was stabbed in an apparent random attack on North Division Street Thursday afternoon but he was expected to be treated for a minor wound and released from the …
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 22, 2016, 5:38 P.M.
Recent leadership shakeups in the Spokane Police Department have sidelined a department project to analyze data on the race of people stopped by police officers.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 22, 2016, 4:25 P.M.
Three men forced their way inside an apartment at Third Avenue and Haven Street early Wednesday afternoon and wounded one of the residents.
TUESDAY, JUNE 21, 2016, 8:41 P.M.
A woman was robbed of her purse in downtown Spokane at gunpoint just after 5 p.m. Tuesday, but she was able to get it back after giving chase.
TUESDAY, JUNE 21, 2016, 4:58 P.M.
The man found in the Spokane River near East Mission Avenue Sunday afternoon has been identified as James Gilmore, 27.
TUESDAY, JUNE 21, 2016, 1:07 P.M.
The man found dead in a North Spokane street Monday afternoon has been identified as Dustin L. Maclean, 26.
TUESDAY, JUNE 21, 2016, 12:52 P.M.
The Spokane County Prosecutor has ruled a fatal officer involved shooting near the House of Charity on April 28 justified.
MONDAY, JUNE 20, 2016
A 19-year-old driver led several law enforcement agencies on a high-speed chase Sunday night and into Monday morning, plowing over spike strips and allegedly shooting at an officer.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 15, 2016, 4:38 P.M.
When police showed up at his north Spokane home Friday night, a man allegedly barricaded himself in a bathroom with his 3-year-old son and multiple containers and syringes of heroin.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 15, 2016, 11:06 A.M.
An appeal of Judge Thomas O. Rice’s ruling from the bench Wednesday morning is likely, Straub’s attorney Mary Schultz said.
TUESDAY, JUNE 14, 2016, 3:14 P.M.
Spokane Police are looking for witnesses to a fight outside Lucky’s Irish Pub early Sunday morning that left a man in critical condition.
FRIDAY, JUNE 10, 2016, 4:29 P.M.
Police are searching for a man who robbed a bank inside the Safeway store at Mission Avenue and Hamilton Street just before noon Friday.
FRIDAY, JUNE 10, 2016, 3:45 P.M.
Spokane police will soon have brand-new body cameras that can record high-definition video. Most of the department’s 220 cameras have only been on the streets about a year - patrol …
THURSDAY, JUNE 9, 2016, 8:12 A.M.
A pedestrian was hospitalized after being struck by a semi truck early Thursday in downtown Spokane, the Spokane Police Department said.