Stories tagged: vehicle prowlings
Thu., March 20, 2014, 10:31 a.m.
Federal agent’s ballistic vest, shotgun, rifle among items stolen in vehicle prowlings
Thieves who broke into a law enforcement vehicle sometime within the past four days stole a ballistic vest with “Federal Agent” embroidered on it, a 12-gauge Winchester pump shotgun and …
Thu., May 30, 2013
Liberty Lake Police arrest man suspected in thefts
The Liberty Lake Police Department believes it has arrested a vehicle prowler responsible for several crimes in the area. An officer was on patrol early Monday when he spotted a …
Thu., July 5, 2012
Two longtime felons suspected of prowling
A 51-time felon who was told by a judge 10 years ago that “the system’s had enough of you” is back in jail in connection with property crimes police suspect …
Wed., April 11, 2012
Police pinpoint crime calls
A day after Spokane County Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich declared war on property crimes, the Spokane Police Department sent out a news release highlighting a previously announced initiative designed to combat …
Sat., March 31, 2012
Property crimes to get new focus
City leaders on Friday announced a new plan to investigate property crimes in Spokane that involves more investigators, a greater focus on crime trends and larger investments in technology. The …
Tue., Feb. 28, 2012
Prosecutors say officer was justified
A Colville police officer was justified when he shot and killed a 21-year-old car-prowling suspect who investigators say was armed with a stolen gun last November, prosecutors have concluded. Officer …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 12, 2011, 7:57 p.m.
Spokane lawyer catches prolific car prowling suspect
Police say a man who prowled at least 30 cars a night throughout Spokane County picked the wrong truck in the Valley recently.
Thu., Dec. 23, 2010
Brothers arrested on vehicle prowling
Two brothers were arrested on suspicion of vehicle prowling Wednesday in north Spokane after police matched their shoes to footprints left in the snow near a stolen car.