Stories tagged: standoff
UPDATED: Mon., July 2, 2018, 10:35 p.m.
A three-hour armed standoff Monday evening in Spokane Valley led the the arrest of one man
UPDATED: Sat., March 31, 2018, 7:43 p.m.
A Spokane Valley man surrendered to a Spokane County SWAT team early Saturday morning after an hourslong standoff following a domestic violence call.
Fri., Jan. 26, 2018, 12:44 p.m.
The family of an Arizona rancher who was killed by police during the armed occupation of a national wildlife refuge in Oregon alleged in a U.S. lawsuit Friday that he …
Mon., Jan. 22, 2018, 8:22 a.m.
Survivors of the Taliban attack on Kabul’s Intercontinental Hotel recounted on Monday the ordeal of the deadly, 13-hours-long weekend standoff that claimed 18 lives, including 14 foreigners.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 8, 2018, 8:29 p.m.
A judge in Las Vegas has decided to dismiss criminal charges against a Nevada rancher and his sons accused of leading an armed uprising against federal authorities in 2014.
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 7, 2018, 7:33 p.m.
A U.S. judge who declared a mistrial last month could end the much-watched criminal prosecution of a Nevada rancher accused of leading an armed uprising against federal authorities.
Sun., Dec. 24, 2017, 3:38 p.m.
A six-hour standoff with an armed man ended in an arrest on Christmas Eve in Mountlake Terrace.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 20, 2017, 4:03 p.m.
A U.S. judge in Nevada declared a mistrial Wednesday in the case against a states’ rights figure, his two sons and another man accused of leading a 2014 armed standoff …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 30, 2017, 9:03 p.m.
A rancher’s son at the center of an armed standoff with government agents near his family ranch in Nevada in 2014 and a takeover of an Oregon wildlife refuge in …
Mon., Nov. 6, 2017, 11:11 a.m.
A man who first tried to steal ammunition and guns from a Montana Walmart, then engaged police in a standoff at a sporting goods store, eventually exchanged gunfire with officers …
Wed., Sept. 27, 2017, 4:28 p.m.
A homicide suspect died in a shootout with police Wednesday in the middle of a San Francisco Bay Area freeway as stunned motorists looked on, some recording the scene on …
Sat., July 29, 2017, 4:04 p.m.
Law enforcement officers shot and killed a 48-year-old southwest Idaho man Saturday morning.
UPDATED: Thu., July 13, 2017, 10:44 p.m.
An armed suspect was taken into custody after an hourslong standoff with police Wednesday evening in north Spokane.
UPDATED: Wed., May 24, 2017, 9:07 p.m.
A wanted man was arrested in north Spokane Wednesday evening after a brief standoff with police.
UPDATED: Tue., May 16, 2017, 11:06 p.m.
A pair of teenage boys was arrested after a standoff with SWAT deputies that lasted more than three hours early Tuesday in Spokane Valley. The boys, ages 16 and 17, …
UPDATED: Tue., April 18, 2017, 10:36 p.m.
Police arrested and handcuffed a man who caused a tense standoff that closed Division Street in North Spokane this evening.
Tue., Feb. 28, 2017, 10:50 p.m.
Ammon Bundy, who was recently acquitted in the armed occupation of a national wildlife refuge in Oregon, testified Tuesday that he felt “driven” to protest federal control of Western lands …
Sat., Feb. 25, 2017, 2:03 p.m.
Ammon Bundy, the leader of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge takeover, is back in Oregon. Bundy was transferred from custody in Las Vegas, where he’s been held on charges from …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 27, 2017, 10:26 p.m.
An armed police standoff in East Central ended peacefully Friday morning.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 21, 2017, 10:14 p.m.
A dispute between local cable television provider Cable One and Spokane FOX affiliate KAYU reflects the company’s strategy to focus on internet, not cable customers. That’s the contention of KAYU-FOX …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 20, 2017, 10:37 p.m.
A judge will let Ammon Bundy testify in the upcoming trial of seven defendants charged in the armed occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in Oregon.
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 15, 2017, 11:36 p.m.
Leaders of an armed occupation of a federal wildlife refuge in rural Oregon were driving to a public meeting a year ago when police shot and killed one of them …
Fri., Jan. 13, 2017, 5:15 p.m.
Seaside police continue to monitor a house where gunshots were fired. City spokesman Jon Rahl says the man who’s inside the house spoke with officers at least twice Friday, but …
Sat., Dec. 3, 2016, 3:45 p.m.
Attorney General Loretta Lynch announced Friday in a videotaped statement that she was dispatching federal mediators to ensure the ongoing standoff between protesters and police over the Dakota Access Pipeline …
Fri., Dec. 2, 2016, 9:33 p.m.
SEATTLE – The gunman had already shot a police officer, threatened to kill two children and barricaded himself upstairs in a house for 11 hours when one of the kids, …
Thu., Oct. 27, 2016, 11:59 a.m.
An alternate juror arrived at the federal courthouse in Portland on Thursday, allowing deliberations to resume in the trial of Ammon Bundy and six co-defendants who took over a federal …
Thu., Oct. 27, 2016, 9:27 a.m.
A SWAT team took a woman into custody Thursday morning after a standoff in north Spokane that lasted more than an hour, but a wanted man remains on the loose.
Tue., Oct. 11, 2016, 5:41 p.m.
A SWAT team escorted several women from a South Hill home before leading a man out in handcuffs Tuesday afternoon, but authorities declined to say what crimes may have brought …
Fri., Sept. 23, 2016, 3:54 p.m.
U.S. District Judge Anna Brown warned Ammon Bundy’s lawyer that she will hold him in contempt of court if he keeps trying to bring up Robert “LaVoy” Finicum’s death in …
Sun., Sept. 18, 2016, 11:22 p.m.
Authorities said a suspect has been shot and wounded by Lakewood police officers following an hourslong standoff with a SWAT team at an apartment complex.