Stories tagged: Spokane Police Department
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 25, 2017, 3:24 p.m.
Man found dead on sidewalk identified
The man found dead on a sidewalk in the 500 block of East Crown Street Tuesday morning has been identified as 31-year-old Brandon Michael Bushy.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 24, 2017, 4:08 p.m.
Fleeing felon causes crash involving STA bus
A convicted felon sped away from police Tuesday morning and reportedly ran a red light and caused a crash that involved an STA bus.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 23, 2017, 12:47 p.m.
FBI suspects serial bank robber of crimes in Spokane and Utah
A bank robber suspected in two Spokane credit union heists in early January is wanted by the FBI in connection with three bank robberies in Utah.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 23, 2017, 7:04 a.m.
Woman pulled from burning car recounts experience, heroic actions by Spokane police officer
Kimberly Novak’s night began with a trip to get ice cream. It ended with her being dragged out through the window of her burning car by a newfound friend. Friday …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 21, 2017, 10 p.m.
Spokane officer rescues woman from burning car
A Spokane police officer pulled a woman from her burning car Friday night after she called for help.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 19, 2017, 7:44 p.m.
Spokane police officer involved in deadly Sunday shooting identified
The Spokane police officer involved in Sunday’s shooting of Dexter Martin Dumarce has been identified as Cpl. Ryan Jamieson.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 17, 2017, 7:42 p.m.
Man stabs roommate in the gut after Seahawks loss
An argument over football reportedly led to a stabbing Sunday that left the victim with life threatening injuries.
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 15, 2017, 11:34 p.m.
Man shot, killed by Spokane police officer on lower South Hill
A man was shot and killed by a Spokane police officer early Sunday after the man had brandished a knife at an officer earlier.
Thu., Jan. 12, 2017, 4:54 p.m.
Police searching for man who tried to rob Jo-Ann Fabrics
Police are looking for a man who tried to rob the Jo-Ann Fabrics store at 2801 E. 29th Ave. Thursday afternoon.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 12, 2017, 2:13 p.m.
Trump, Clinton and Sanders campaigns haven’t paid back Spokane
The City of Spokane says it cost about $100,000 to provide security for campaign rallies by Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders this year. The campaigns, billed for those …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 12, 2017, 10:29 p.m.
Monday’s shooting that critically injured a teen in east Spokane may have been a random attack
Video surveillance footage, including some from the Hells Angels Club House on East Sprague, helped police identify the man who shot a teenage boy outside the Bel-Air Motel just after …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 12, 2017, 12:32 p.m.
Police searching for Mississippi man accused of relationship with Spokane teen he met online
Police are searching for a man they believe drove to Spokane from Mississippi to have a relationship with a 15-year-old girl he met online.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 12, 2017, 7:30 a.m.
Dakota Runge, the teen shot Monday in east Spokane, battles for life
Dakota Runge turned 17 years old in his hospital bed Wednesday, hooked up to machines as doctors treat him for a gunshot wound to the back of the head.
Mon., Jan. 9, 2017, 9:21 a.m.
Spokane Police searching for shooter in East Central neighborhood
Spokane Police officers are searching for a man who apparently shot another man in the head early Monday morning.
Thu., Jan. 5, 2017, 1:58 p.m.
Reports: One dead in work accident outside Spokane Produce
An industrial accident drew heavy police presence to the Spokane Produce facility at 1905 S. Geiger Blvd. early Thursday morning.
Thu., Jan. 5, 2017, 7:49 a.m.
Spokane police investigating South Hill bakery robbery
Spokane police are searching for a man who robbed a South Hill bakery and escaped with an undisclosed amount of cash.
Wed., Jan. 4, 2017, 9:35 a.m.
Anne Kirkpatrick picked for Oakland, California police chief
Former Spokane police Chief Anne Kirkpatrick has been chosen to lead the Oakland, California police department.
Tue., Jan. 3, 2017, 4:53 p.m.
Woman who wanted to be arrested got her wish
A woman determined to be arrested had her wish granted after she allegedly shoved and assaulted a police officer Monday.
Tue., Jan. 3, 2017, 2:20 p.m.
Man robs two Spokane credit unions
Police believe one man is responsible for of robbing two credit unions inside Safeway stores Tuesday morning.
Sat., Dec. 31, 2016, 5:35 a.m.
VA doctor’s death remains unsolved mystery
Suzan Marshall believes her husband was murdered, and that the Spokane Police Department is covering it up. Police records tell a different story, depicting a couple with marital problems and …
Fri., Dec. 30, 2016, 3:29 p.m.
Spokane mother froze to death after daughter died of heart condition
One of the women found dead on South Thor Thursday died of a heart condition and her 93-year-old mother likely froze to death after her daughter died.
Thu., Dec. 29, 2016, 3:52 p.m.
Spokane police ombudsman finalist Jacquelyn MacConnell named director of strategic initiatives
A longtime Phoenix police officer who impressed community members as a finalist for Spokane’s police ombudsman job will now oversee Internal Affairs.
Wed., Dec. 28, 2016, 6:09 p.m.
Retired police officer selected to head Spokane Police internal affairs
The Spokane Police Department has selected retired police officer Jacquelyn MacConnell as the civilian director of the Strategic Initiatives Division, where she will oversee internal affairs and training.
Tue., Dec. 27, 2016, 3:48 p.m.
Spokane store worker fights off attacker with broom handle
A female employee at the Main Market Co-Op in downtown Spokane told police earlier this month that a man groped her while she was working, but she was able to …
Tue., Dec. 27, 2016, 1:52 p.m.
Rape alleged after children sneak out of Spokane youth center
A 13-year-old boy allegedly raped a 10-year-old girl in an abandoned trailer after they sneaked out of a treatment center for troubled children and teens.
Wed., Dec. 21, 2016, 2 p.m.
Police believe pet wallabies killed by dog
Three pet wallabies were killed in north Spokane Wednesday, launching an investigation into whether the deaths were deliberate.
Mon., Dec. 19, 2016, 8:47 a.m.
Man arrested in connection with knife attack at north Spokane restaurant
Police have arrested a man in connection with a knife attack at a restaurant in north Spokane.
Sun., Dec. 18, 2016, 6 a.m.
Police from throughout the Northwest burn drugs, guns at Waste-to-Energy Plant
Police departments from across Washington, Idaho and Oregon use Spokane’s Waste-to-Energy facility to dispose of confiscated drugs and guns. In 2015, the facility incinerated 61.59 tons, or 123,180 pounds, of …
Wed., Dec. 14, 2016, 2:40 p.m.
Spokane police: Don’t walk away from cars while waiting for them to warm up
The Spokane Police Department is urging drivers not to leave their vehicles unattended while warming them up in the cold of winter.
Fri., Dec. 9, 2016, 5:16 p.m.
Youth and Justice Forum introduces students who might not know a cop or a lawyer to both
About 200 high school students spent the day at Spokane Falls Community College for the third Youth and Justice Forum, an event designed to expose students who are underrepresented in …