Stories tagged: Spokane Police
Mon., Jan. 27, 2014, 9:21 a.m.
Spokane Police arrest four on bank robbery suspicions
Adrian Morris, 23; Darren Morris Jr., 24; Tyree Wortham, 28; and John Jones, 28; were booked into Spokane County Jail late Friday, according to jail records. Detectives think the men …
Sun., Jan. 5, 2014, 2:24 p.m.
Spokane murder suspect hospitalized with gunshot
Spokane police say they will arrest a 26-year-old man, currently hospitalized with a gunshot wound, for first-degree murder in the shooting death Friday of a man in Spokane.
Tue., Dec. 24, 2013, 3:18 p.m.
Police looking for two men they say robbed pizza delivery driver
Spokane Police are asking for the public’s help identifying two men they say robbed a driver at gunpoint during a pizza delivery around midnight Saturday. Private surveillance cameras captured the …
Tue., Dec. 24, 2013, 11:10 a.m.
Thief steals $20,000 worth of new bicycles
Burglars stole 21 Trek bicycles Thursday from a shop on North Division.
Tue., Dec. 17, 2013
Police: South Hill shooting wasn’t random
A fatal shooting Sunday that sent dozens of police officers swarming across a quiet South Hill neighborhood does not appear to be a random act. Detectives said Monday the gunman …
Tue., Dec. 3, 2013
David Condon pitches limited police ombudsman plan
Spokane Mayor David Condon is hoping to bolster public support for a police oversight plan that falls short of what voters demanded but would allow some independent investigation inot officer …
Tue., Nov. 26, 2013, 1:21 p.m.
Court dismisses charges for one suspect in shooting outside The Hop! nightclub
Spokane County Superior Court will dismiss charges against one of the suspects involved in September’s deadly shooting outside The Hop! nightclub.
Sat., Nov. 23, 2013, 12:53 p.m.
Police respond to fatality accident in North Spokane; say man may have been killed by own truck
Spokane police are investigating a fatality accident in a field near North Foothills Drive and Pittsburgh Street.
Wed., Nov. 20, 2013
Suspect in two Walgreens robberies arrested
Spokane police on Monday arrested a man suspected of robbing a north Spokane Walgreens pharmacy at knifepoint twice last week. Steven R. Prigan, 22, faces charges of first-degree robbery, unlawful …
Tue., Nov. 19, 2013, 4:02 p.m.
Spokane police seek tattoo artist who tattooed homicide victim
Spokane police are seeking the individual who tattooed star-shaped symbols on homicide victim Ramona Childress.
Tue., Nov. 19, 2013, 11:37 a.m.
Police arrest Walgreens robbery suspect
Police arrested a man suspected in the knifepoint robberies of a Walgreens store in North Spokane.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 14, 2013, 12:33 p.m.
Missing woman believed murdered by ex-boyfriend trying to silence her
Jason Flett, 27, was booked into Spokane County Jail yesterday, facing a charge of second-degree murder. Police say his arrest is in connection to a missing woman, Ramona Childress, who …
Thu., Nov. 7, 2013, 2:58 p.m.
Spokane police seek suspects in Safeway kiosk robbery
Spokane police are asking for the public’s help in identifying two suspects who robbed a Safeway gas station kiosk.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 5, 2013, 3:13 p.m.
Car crashes into North Spokane church auditorium
Spokane police responded early Tuesday morning to a car that crashed through a North Spokane church’s wall and into the auditorium. The driver fled the scene on foot and has …
Tue., Oct. 22, 2013
Appeal in Spokane police officer’s jury win will continue
Spokane City Council members voted Monday to continue appealing a $700,000 jury verdict in favor of a Spokane police officer who was fired after allegations he threatened to kill his …
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 21, 2013, 6:21 p.m.
City asked to review Monroe Street safety in wake of fatal accident
Spokane Police said Monday a mother and her son remained in hospital care after being struck by a car around 6:30 p.m. Friday at Monroe and Mansfield. A young girl …
Wed., Oct. 2, 2013, 11:30 a.m.
Spokane Police seek woman missing for a year
A 27-year-old Spokane mother of two has been missing since October 2012, police said Wednesday.
Mon., Sept. 30, 2013, 3:24 p.m.
Spokane Police looking for mall theft suspects
Spokane Police are asking for help identifying two women, caught on camera, they said stole merchandise from a NorthTown Mall department store last week.
Wed., Sept. 25, 2013, 6:19 p.m.
Spokane police seek man who fled in stolen vehicle with officer’s weapon inside
Spokane Police are searching for a man they say sped off in a stolen vehicle after inadvertently knocking an officer’s gun from his hand Wednesday afternoon.
Wed., Sept. 25, 2013, 3:42 p.m.
Police respond to child lurings; ask community to watch for offenders
The Spokane Police Department has responded to four incidents of child luring in the last week, all near schools or parks. It is unknown if the incidents are related.
Mon., Sept. 23, 2013, 8:57 p.m.
Spokane City Council approves police body cameras
The Spokane City Council voted unanimously Monday to purchase body cameras for police officers, joining other cities in adopting technology that has so far proven to lessen complaints against officer …
Wed., Sept. 18, 2013
Vestal: Time for patience with Police Guild has passed
If Steve Salvatori is tilting at windmills, the whole city should join him in the tilt. Salvatori has lost patience with the quicksand of the city’s contract negotiations with the …
Thu., Sept. 12, 2013, 12:58 p.m.
Police say fatal shooting at downtown club gang-related
Kalen J. Bedford and Carlos A. Fuentes face charges of first-degree murder in shooting death of Julian D. Morrison. Court records indicate the violence escalated after a rapper failed to …
Sat., Sept. 7, 2013
Spokane City Council moves toward police leadership changes
The appointment of the Spokane Police Department’s managerial team moves forward Monday as the City Council considers shifting city money to help pay for a new captain’s position and a …
Sat., Sept. 7, 2013
Shawn Vestal: Spokane police reform report card a mixed bag
I read it so you don’t have to. The Spokane Police Department’s Six-Month Progress Report on the city’s Use of Force Commission Recommendations, I mean.
Thu., Aug. 29, 2013
James Rogers’ family questions death investigation
The shots that ended a standoff two years ago on the lower South Hill continue to create a wide chasm between how a grieving family and law enforcement investigators view …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 22, 2013, 5:04 p.m.
World War II veteran dies after North Spokane attack
An 88-year-old man is dead after he was attacked Wednesday night in North Spokane.
Thu., Aug. 1, 2013, 5:22 p.m.
Officer accused of harassment won’t face charges
Spokane Police Officer Jeff Graves did not commit any law violations stemming from complaints from a former lover who claimed he had stalked and harassed her, prosecutors have concluded.
Fri., July 19, 2013
Vestal: Regular crime rate reports a good thing
The mayor and police chief have made a point lately of talking up their downtown efforts – efforts to stymie crime and nuisance, to show a stronger police presence, to …
Wed., July 10, 2013, 10:51 a.m.
Police searching for Wells Fargo bank robber
Spokane police are searching for a man who used a hand gun to rob a Wells Fargo bank Tuesday afternoon.