Stories tagged: domestic violence
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 17, 2019, 3:42 p.m.
Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Julio Urias has accepted a 20-game suspension by MLB for a domestic violence incident and is expected to return in September. The league gave him credit …
Fri., Aug. 16, 2019, 10 p.m.
When domestic violence brought chaos, Deborah Grenehalghe turned her hands toward soil to find moments of peace. She wants to help other battered women experience quiet healing around growing plants …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 9, 2019, 9:05 p.m.
A Spokane Valley man was arrested Wednesday on three felony domestic violence charges after allegedly breaking a no-contact order. It was the second time he was arrested this year for …
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 4, 2019, 12:10 p.m.
Jeremy Barkus, 39, is suspected of assaulting a family member with a knife before the standoff began around 6:30 a.m. He was taken into custody without incident about four hours …
Thu., Aug. 1, 2019, 9:50 p.m.
Jeremy Dixon verbally accosted his mother July 6 for not purchasing him a car to drive and threatened to cut her head off while he had a machete in his …
UPDATED: Wed., July 31, 2019, 9:59 p.m.
The man recently hired to oversee all security issues for more than 30,000 students who attend Spokane Public Schools resigned Wednesday after he was confronted with allegations made last year …
Tue., July 16, 2019, 7:42 p.m.
Natasha Howard denies allegations she abused her wife in a statement provided by her lawyer. The Seattle Storm All-Star was accused by her wife on social media Saturday of physically …
UPDATED: Thu., July 11, 2019, 10:02 p.m.
Mark Rypien admitted to hitting his wife despite couple’s insistence he didn’t commit domestic violence, police say
According to arresting officer Todd Brownlee’s report of the incident, Rypien acknowledged hitting his wife Danielle Rypien on Sunday, June 30, near Maple Street and Garland Avenue in his car …
Wed., July 3, 2019, 3:54 p.m.
A Florida woman who took her estranged husband’s guns after his arrest and turned them over to the police will be charged with misdemeanor trespassing instead of theft and burglary, …
UPDATED: Wed., July 3, 2019, 10:24 a.m.
Former Super Bowl MVP Mark Rypien, who was arrested Sunday on suspicion of domestic violence, wrote in a joint statement with his wife that he didn’t commit a crime.
UPDATED: Mon., July 1, 2019, 6:36 p.m.
A court commissioner released former Super Bowl MVP Mark Rypien from jail Monday at the behest of his wife, named in court records as a victim of domestic violence.
UPDATED: Sun., June 30, 2019, 11:37 p.m.
Former Super Bowl MVP Mark Rypien was arrested on a charge of domestic violence Sunday night, after an incident in North Spokane.
UPDATED: Mon., June 24, 2019, 9:03 p.m.
A Florida woman’s effort to protect herself from domestic violence has become a flashpoint in the debate over gun rights and victims’ safety.
UPDATED: Thu., June 6, 2019, 9:23 p.m.
The Spokane Police Department fired an officer Thursday after concluding an internal affairs investigation of a domestic violence assault in 2017. Nicholas J. Spolski has been on paid administrative leave …
UPDATED: Tue., June 4, 2019, 2:13 p.m.
Los Angeles city prosecutors have decided to defer prosecution of Dodgers pitcher Julio Urias for a May 13 domestic violence arrest. The Los Angeles City Attorney’s Office says Urias will …
Thu., May 30, 2019, 8:57 p.m.
Pullman police arrested a teenager suspected of lighting a trailer home on fire last week, killing a dog and cat.
UPDATED: Tue., May 28, 2019, 9:14 p.m.
Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Odubel Herrera was placed on administrative leave Tuesday by Major League Baseball, a day after his arrest in a domestic violence case at an Atlantic City, New …
Sat., May 25, 2019, 5 a.m.
“How are the children,” Victor Rivas Rivers asked, quoting a traditional Masai greeting. It’s a measure of the health of the community. When children grow up experiencing abuse first or …
UPDATED: Tue., May 21, 2019, 3:22 p.m.
Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Julio Urias was reinstated from administrative leave by Major League Baseball. Urias was placed on leave while MLB officials looked into his May 13 arrest for …
UPDATED: Tue., May 14, 2019, 4:50 p.m.
Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Julio Urias has been placed on administrative leave by Major League Baseball following his arrest for investigation of misdemeanor domestic battery. Los Angeles police say Urias …
UPDATED: Wed., May 8, 2019, 5:28 p.m.
Shortstop Addison Russell is rejoining the Chicago Cubs after completing a 40-game suspension for violating Major League Baseball’s domestic violence policy and then spending extra time in the minors to …
Tue., May 7, 2019, 4:38 p.m.
The Chicago Cubs got help from a local domestic violence organization in the wake of Addison Russell’s suspension, rekindling a decades-old relationship. Family Rescue provided domestic violence training for the …
UPDATED: Wed., April 24, 2019, 2:14 p.m.
The Kansas City Chiefs have made a habit of inciting controversy during the NFL draft in the Andy Reid era by acquiring players that have a history of off-the-field issues. …
Sun., April 21, 2019, 6:09 p.m.
A standoff ended with the arrest of a man on domestic violence and arson charges Saturday night near the Bowl and Pitcher area of Riverside State Park.
Sat., April 13, 2019, 9:44 a.m.
A SWAT team standoff in West Central neighborhood on Friday night led to the arrest of a man accused of domestic violence assault.
UPDATED: Wed., April 3, 2019, 9:11 p.m.
North Idaho man recovering in hospital after reportedly being shot in the face during domestic dispute
A north Idaho man is recovering in the hospital after Shoshone County Sheriff’s deputies say he was shot in the face during a domestic violence incident.
Thu., March 21, 2019
Instead of raising fares, Spokane Mayor C.M. Fassett said that increased ridership might soon solve the financial woes of Spokane streetcar companies.
UPDATED: Tue., March 12, 2019, 10:31 p.m.
A SWAT team was called to a north Spokane residence Tuesday to help defuse a domestic situation in which a man was arrested for allegedly assaulting his roommate while her …
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 4, 2019, 6:46 p.m.
A Spokane police officer accused in 2017 of hitting his girlfriend was found not guilty Monday of four counts of misdemeanor domestic assault.
Sat., Feb. 2, 2019, 11 p.m.
Last-minute attempts to avoid a general strike in Seattle failed, and the city was bracing for the worst.