Stories tagged: Spokane Police
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.
Sun., July 7, 2013
Fighting men booked for theft Saturday night
A drunken argument turned into two robbery arrests in North Spokane late Saturday night.
Sat., June 29, 2013, 11:21 a.m.
Police, feds investigating North Spokane explosion
An explosive device detonated around 4:30 this morning in the 5800 block of N. Monroe Street. No one was injured.
Sat., June 22, 2013, 3:53 p.m.
Police arrest convicted felon on gun charges
Spokane police arrested a convicted felon after he allegedly fired shots in a downtown bar late last night.
Fri., June 21, 2013, 4:49 p.m.
Police arrest two suspects in Chase Bank robbery
Spokane police arrested two suspects in connection to an attempted bank robbery last weekend.
Fri., June 21, 2013, 2:02 p.m.
Police arrest teenage suspect in Craigslist robberies
Spokane police arrested a 17-year-old believed to be connected to a series of Craigslist robberies.
Thu., June 20, 2013, 4:52 p.m.
Woman behind bars after threatening to bomb CPS
A Spokane woman who allegedly threatened to blow up the Child Protective Services building had a large firework resembling dynamite at her home on the 1800 block of E. First …
Wed., June 19, 2013, 5:16 p.m.
Inmate arrested on armed robbery charges
Spokane police arrested a Spokane County Jail inmate for the armed robbery of a South Hill bank.
Thu., June 6, 2013, 9:12 a.m.
Motorcyclist injured in northside crash
A motorcyclist suffered serious injuries after crashing into a car at North Maple Street and West Mission Avenue Wednesday night.
Fri., May 31, 2013, 11:18 a.m.
Police arrest burglary suspect with 38 felony convictions
Spokane Police arrested 38-time convicted felon Fred W. Nolan on Thursday on suspicion he burglarized a mail room.
Fri., May 31, 2013
Officials, mum on cop, let felon off
A gun charge against an outlaw biker – considered so dangerous that Spokane police last year called in a SWAT team to apprehend him on an unrelated assault charge – …