Tag search results
Tags let us describe our content with keywords, making it easier to find what you're most interested in. Use the search box to look for tags, or explore our coverage with the lists below.
The Spokane Valley Fire Department recently responded to several larger brush fires, a type of call that will likely increase as the region continues having hot and dry weather.
Seattle's police chief says she is stepping down, a move made public the same day the City Council approved reducing the department by as many as 100 officers through layoffs and attrition.
Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan and Police Chief Carmen Best are objecting to proposals by a City Council members that would seek to reduce the police force by as many as 100 officers this year through layoffs and attrition.
The police in Liberty Lake recently filed charges in a multistate vehicle theft ring and against a man using a Sawzall to cut catalytic converters from vehicles, causing thousands of dollars of damage.
City leaders voted Wednesday to slash the Los Angeles Police Department budget by $150 million, reducing the number of officers to a level not seen for more than a decade amid nationwide demands to shift money away from law enforcement agencies during America's reckoning over police brutality and racial injustice.
Jami Resch, the police chief of Portland, announced her resignation on Monday and asked for Chuck Lovell, an African American lieutenant, to replace her.
The family of Tacoma man who died after being restrained by police in March are calling for the four officers involved to be fired and arrested after the Pierce County Medical Examiner ruled his death a homicide.
Louisville’s police chief was fired Monday after the mayor learned that officers involved in a shooting that killed the popular owner of a barbecue spot failed to activate body cameras during the chaotic scene.
The police chief in Vermont’s largest city used an anonymous Twitter account to troll a government critic, he admitted this week.
The Colfax Civil Service Commission has agreed to reinstate the city’s fired police chief with full back pay.
Colfax residents who attended Tuesday’s Colfax City Council meeting expressed concern for the safety of the community after the city fired Colfax Police Chief Rick McNannay on Thursday for “findings of dishonesty.”
The Police Ombudsman Commission is arguing that members of the department are withholding certain information needed to perform civilian oversight of law enforcement. The complaint comes in the midst of contract talks with the union representing Spokane’s uniformed police officers, who have been working under a contract that expired in 2016.
Following the recommendation of Spokane Police Ombudsman Bart Logue, a civilian panel voted unanimously Tuesday night for a deeper look into the actions of an officer responding to a protester near the Spokane Club for U.S. Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers.
The Spokane Police Department released a final report on a years-long police reform initiative in partnership with the Department of Justice.
A performance review identified a number of issues the city manager had with Yakima Police Chief Dominic Rizzi Jr. before Rizzi was fired last month, including attendance, relationships inside the department and information about homicide cases.
Yakima police chief Dominic Rizzi Jr. may have about two months until his job is officially terminated, but he’s already out of the office.
Yakima Police Chief Dominic Rizzi, Jr.’s time in the city will soon come to an end.
Another employee at the center of last year’s unrest at The Evergreen State College is in talks to settle a claim against the college, according to her lawyer.
Sunriver Police Chief Marc Mills resigned Friday amid allegations that he struck a subordinate while on duty.
Chris Ankeny abruptly quit his job as Lewiston police chief Tuesday morning.