Stories tagged: deputies
UPDATED: Sat., July 13, 2019, 5:09 p.m.
Deputies say the suspect fired the gun at the victim’s feet and that she was struck with debris from the shot hitting the ground.
UPDATED: Sat., May 25, 2019, 5:06 p.m.
Woman leads deputies on chase from Idaho to Mead; Spike strips, pepper spray and Taser used in arrest
After a car chase Friday night that started in Idaho and ended in Mead, Spokane County Sheriff’s deputies were forced to deploy spike strips to stop the fleeing car and …
Tue., Sept. 11, 2018, 4:39 p.m.
Authorities say an armed man who robbed a Walmart store in Spanaway early Monday died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound and was not fatally shot by deputies as initially thought.
Sun., Aug. 26, 2018, 9:03 a.m.
A northern Idaho judge scolded sheriff’s deputies after a man was held at gunpoint for having a loud muffler and driving slightly more than the speed limit.
Thu., May 10, 2018, 9:52 a.m.
A lawsuit filed against two Canyon County jail deputies says they plotted to retaliate against a man by encouraging other inmates to attack him.
Sun., March 18, 2018, 8:26 p.m.
Two former Pierce County sheriff’s deputies are suing the county, saying the agency tried to cover up how a man obtained a gun before killing his wife and himself.
Tue., Jan. 30, 2018, 9:02 a.m.
Two southwestern Idaho deputies at the Canyon County Jail authorities say tried to orchestrate an attack on a gang member accused of sex crimes against children by showing other incarcerated …
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 31, 2017, 5:41 p.m.
A man fired more than 100 rounds at sheriff’s deputies in Colorado early Sunday, killing one and injuring four others, before being fatally shot himself in what authorities called an …
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 27, 2017, 9:03 p.m.
An Oregon man killed in a shootout with sheriff’s deputies had been awaiting trial on domestic violence charges involving his wife, authorities said.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 16, 2017, 10:33 a.m.
Three northern Idaho sheriff’s deputies involved in a shootout with a Blanchard man have been cleared of any wrongdoing.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 21, 2017, 9:06 p.m.
For months before a shooting rampage that killed five people, a violent feud brewed among the gunman and his neighbors on a dirt road in a tiny rural community in …
Sat., July 16, 2016, 4:27 p.m.
Restaurant owner’s son has apologized to law enforcement officers, and free meals will be offered Monday to any officer after word spread that the restaurant did not want them to …
Thu., Nov. 12, 2015, 1:30 p.m.
The FBI is investigating the shooting death of an Adams County rancher by sheriff’s deputies for possible federal criminal violations by the officers. U.S. Attorney for Idaho Wendy Olson announced …
Fri., July 17, 2015, 12:20 p.m.
A Chattaroy woman accused of beating her 5-year-old nephew to death in April was arrested Thursday on a second-degree murder charge.
Sat., Feb. 15, 2014
A dispute over the firing of a Spokane County deputy caught having sex on duty has increased tensions between Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich and his force. The Spokane County Deputy Sheriffs …
Fri., Nov. 2, 2012
Determined to rid his agency of a handful of rogue law enforcement officers and restore public trust in law enforcement, Spokane County Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich is asking state lawmakers to …
Fri., Dec. 9, 2011
Spokane County will stand behind two sheriff’s deputies who broke a Spokane Valley man’s rib and punctured his lung when they were dispatched to help him in September 2009. County …
Tue., Dec. 22, 2009, 7:40 a.m.
Two sheriff’s officers responding to a dispute between two brothers were shot by one of the men lying in wait after being welcomed into the home by the other, authorities …