THURSDAY, MARCH 17, 2016
THURSDAY, MARCH 15, 2012
Thu., March 15, 2012, 5 a.m.
SEATTLE (AP) — The King County sheriff says she has accepted a new job as director of the Washington state Criminal Justice Training Commission. Sue Rahr said Wednesday she'll retire as sheriff March 31 and begin her new job April 1. She has designated Chief...
MONDAY, FEB. 21, 2011
Mon., Feb. 21, 2011, 1 p.m.
A police cadet from Germany recently spent four weeks training with the Spokane Police Department. Jens Muth spent time with various units, including the SWAT team, drug unit and gang unit. Muth rode with officers during each patrol shift and also trained with the K-9...
TUESDAY, NOV. 9, 2010
Tue., Nov. 9, 2010, 6 a.m.
Facing the muzzle of a gun, a Spokane County sheriff’s deputy said he had one immediate thought: death. Ryan Walter squeezed off eight rounds at the gunman, Donald J. Lafavor. His partner, Deputy Rustin Olson, fired three. Lafavor survived the gunshot wounds and faces two...
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