Spokane County Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich said this week he won’t cancel a controversial “Killology” police training session planned later this year even as public backlash against it continues to mount.
Spokane Valley and Spokane County both proclaimed their appreciation for law enforcement this week, with Spokane County Commissioners approving a resolution Monday and Spokane Valley offering a similar sentiment Tuesday.
Quarantine requirements have pushed the resentencing hearings for Robert S. Berry, 66, and Jay Merrell, 74, to early September. Both men are serving federal life sentences for their role in a pair of bombings and bank robberies motivated by white supremacist beliefs in Spokane Valley in 1996.
Two men who drowned at Corbin Park over the weekend have been identified by the Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office.
In their quest for police reform, elected officials in the city of Spokane may lean on their counterparts in the state Legislature for help.
Cindy Richard sat under a tent, near the booth where she has been selling more fireworks than usual, as rain poured down in Post Falls on Tuesday.
Spokane Valley swore in a new police chief Tuesday night, with Dave Ellis taking his oath of office alone in a city office over video due to COVID-19 restrictions.
The Spokane Police Department and Spokane County Medical Examiner’s Office are separately investigating the death of a 23-year-old Black woman who died in the Cliff Cannon Neighborhood on Sunday.
A Spokane Police officer recovered a stolen mountain bike valued at $6,000 Monday, after a short pursuit through Mission Park.
After a yearslong negotiation stalled on Monday, it’s back to the bargaining table for the city of Spokane and its police officers.
A man who has been missing from the Fernan Saddle area near Coeur d’Alene since Sunday was found alive in a ravine Tuesday afternoon.
A man from Ohio is expected to face a vehicular homicide charge in a crash that killed a man from Montana Monday evening in Spokane Valley.
Video of a couple holding a shoplifting suspect at gunpoint at Manito Shopping Center goes viral.
Jaspreet Turna, 28, died after his tube hit a bridge support near People's Park and he was thrown into the Spokane River.
The body of a 72-year-old man was found inside a house near Liberty Park in East Central Spokane damaged in an early-morning fire Monday.
Spokane County Superior, District and Municipal courts will resume jury trials in July after trials were canceled in March due to COVID-19.
"It is with painful awareness that we acknowledge shortcomings that have resulted in systemic racial injustice against Black Americans and Black citizens of our state and county," the Superior Court judges said in a joint statement. "It is with candid honesty that we recognize the role that the courts have played in these injustices."
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