Stories tagged: theft
UPDATED: Fri., April 12, 2019, 4:45 p.m.
Spokane County Sheriff’s deputies would like some help nabbing an Apple thief.
Tue., April 2, 2019, 8:54 p.m.
Police are accusing a former ClickIt Auto & RV employee of stealing a 2001 Porsche Boxter from the company last month.
UPDATED: Tue., April 2, 2019, 8:46 p.m.
Police say two University of Idaho football players stole more than $100 of food from a Walmart, according to a report by KHQ-TV.
UPDATED: Wed., March 27, 2019, 9:51 p.m.
County Commissioner Mary Kuney, Auditor Vicky Dalton and Risk Management Director Steve Bartel are expected to discuss the findings of the investigation during a news conference Thursday morning.
UPDATED: Thu., March 21, 2019, 9:27 p.m.
Spokane police believe a former property manager in charge of multiple SNAP properties stole nearly $200,000 from the nonprofit over a four-year period.
UPDATED: Fri., March 15, 2019, 9:55 p.m.
Police arrested a suspected package thief Wednesday who’s accused of drawing a knife on a South Hill resident.
UPDATED: Tue., March 12, 2019, 7:17 p.m.
The U.S. Post Office in Inchelium was burglarized last weekend.
Wed., March 6, 2019
An Internal Revenue Service collector in Spokane attempted to explain the complex rules regarding a relatively recent kind of tax, the federal income tax.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 12:14 p.m.
Police arrested a man after he was found sleeping on a woman’s bedroom floor Tuesday morning, according to a news release from the Spokane Police Department.
Thu., Jan. 10, 2019, 10:29 a.m.
To identify the burglary suspect who broke into a closed Florida police substation and ate an officer’s chicken dinner, detectives didn’t need to lift fingerprints or get DNA from the …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 9:12 a.m.
Silverwood’s former accounting manager, Melissa K. Foeller, and former Chief Financial Officer Christopher A. Wyatt each face five counts of grand theft.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 8, 2018, 3:49 p.m.
A 20-year-old man who was caught stealing a package from the front porch of a home in Spokane’s North Central neighborhood said he did it because he was bored, according …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 30, 2018, 7:05 a.m.
Mindy Simonson remembers watching a video of a thief from her front-door camera. Dressed in everyday clothing, a person she’s never seen walked up to her front door and wedged …
Tue., Nov. 13, 2018, 6:58 p.m.
Spokane Police officers arrested two men Saturday in connection with the theft of guns and guitars from cars. Police caught the suspects after the victim of the burglaries helped police …
Tue., Nov. 13, 2018, 3:40 p.m.
A burglary victim was able to track his stolen property through an online selling app, leading to the arrest of two men over the weekend.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 5:46 p.m.
A man who told Spokane County Sheriff’s deputies he hadn’t slept in four days because of to being high on meth and heroin was arrested Monday under suspicion of breaking …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 1, 2018, 10:08 p.m.
A former leader of a Freeman High School parent-teacher group was arrested Thursday for allegedly stealing over $6,000 from the group’s bank account for personal items.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 1, 2018, 4:29 p.m.
The Justice Department has charged companies in China and Taiwan and three individuals with stealing trade secrets from a U.S. semi-conductor company.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 31, 2018, 8:08 p.m.
The former president and treasurer of the Freeman school district’s nonprofit fundraising group is under investigation for first-degree theft after allegedly stealing more than $6,000 from the group’s bank account.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 16, 2018, 9:08 p.m.
The former president of the Washington State Bar Association has been charged with stealing from two Spokane law firms where she previously worked.
Fri., Oct. 5, 2018
An anonymous tipster this week alerted several local news outlets to the investigation, saying a large amount of taxpayer money had been stolen by an employee of the county’s risk …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 4, 2018, 6:18 p.m.
Investigators are asking for the public’s help to identify a man who stole alcohol from a Safeway, punched a worker and fled on a Razor scooter in July. The Spokane …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 29, 2018, 8:55 p.m.
A mother making a stop at a Spokane Valley gas station Wednesday morning returned to find her car – and child – missing.
Tue., Aug. 28, 2018, 7:35 p.m.
A former Liberty Mutual insurance employee was charged in Spokane for theft and filing a false insurance claim after she reported her diamond ring went missing and investigators say she …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 17, 2018, 9:34 a.m.
Spokane police planted an expensive mountain bike to catch thieves Wednesday outside the Safeway grocery store at Mission Avenue and Hamilton Street, an area rife with property crime in recent …
Tue., Aug. 14, 2018, 3:06 p.m.
Two laptops actress Sean Young was accused of stealing from a movie production company that had fired her were returned Tuesday after the new director urged her to “please turn …
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 12, 2018, 4:10 p.m.
Eyewitnesses, Sea-Tac passengers, airport audio and other accounts create a detailed look at the chaos that unfolded as a Horizon Air employee stole a plane and crashed it on Ketron …
Wed., Aug. 8, 2018, 9:15 a.m.
Shortly before midnight, a window was smashed out at 16 N. Third St. and a 6-foot stuffed Spider-Man figure sitting in a chair of the vacant storefront was taken.
Wed., Aug. 1, 2018, 8:49 p.m.
A Massachusetts college student who was named his high school’s valedictorian for his savvy tech skills hacked into unsuspecting investors’ personal cellphones, email and social media accounts to steal at …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 1, 2018, 10:20 p.m.
Thieves carrying out a daring robbery in broad daylight walked into a medieval cathedral in Sweden, smashed open a glass security case and stole priceless gold and jewel-encrusted crowns dating …