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Sirens & Gavels Nina Culver

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This 17-year-old was arrested for contempt of court on Jan. 30, 2015 after swearing in a Spokane County courtroom. Judge Sam Cozza ordered that he be held in jail for five days.   (Nina Culver)

Teen jailed after swearing in court 105 

Spokane County Superior Court Judge Sam Cozza apparently has a dim view of people swearing in his courtroom. He halted proceedings midway through Friday's first appearance docket after a teenager got up and stormed out of the courtroom, leaving a string of expletives in his wake.

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Loud music leads to arrest 

A man who refused to turn his music down after repeated visits from the Spokane Valley Police Department found himself temporarily housed in the Spokane County Jail. An officer was called to the 1100 block of North University Road around 7:45 p.m. Monday on a…

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Dog rescued from Spokane River

The Spokane Fire Department’s technical rescue team pulled a cold and tired dog from the Spokane River Wednesday afternoon in Riverfront Park. The dog apparently fell down a steep embankment and was spotted swimming in the river near Canada Island, said Assistant Fire Chief Brian…

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TUESDAY, FEB. 11, 2014

Accused car thief back in court

A man with a long history of felony and misdemeanor crimes was back in court again Tuesday, facing his fifth charge relating to car theft in the past year. Nickolas N. Davis, 28, was ordered held on $7,500 bond on his most recent charge of…

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FRIDAY, JAN. 17, 2014

SUNDAY, JULY 31, 2011

Photo Red warning period ends today

The grace period will end tonight for red light runners caught on camera at the three latest Spokane intersections to be equipped with the surveilance devices, police warned today. Starting first thing tomorrow, anyone caught on camera running a red light will receive a ticket…

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Nina Culver
Nina Culver is a freelancer for The Spokesman-Review's daily newspaper and weekly Voice sections.

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