Stories tagged: felon
UPDATED: Tue., May 21, 2019
A felon convicted of carrying a loaded gun in Juneau has been sentenced to 21 months in federal prison.
Tue., Jan. 8, 2019
The normally humdrum bureaucracy of registering to vote brought tears to the eyes of some Floridians on Tuesday when most felons regained their right to vote under a state constitutional …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 6, 2018
Potentially altering the election landscape in a key swing state, Florida voters Tuesday approved a ballot measure that will enable more than 1 million ex-felons to regain their voting rights.
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 11, 2018
Life didn’t give Clinton Howard many breaks: He was born into drug addiction, dropped out of school by eighth grade and went to prison twice on felony charges. But two …
Wed., March 29, 2017
The 17-year-old accused of attempting to shoot a Spokane County Sheriff’s Deputy is already a convicted felon, court records show.
UPDATED: Thu., March 23, 2017
Convicted felons arrested after police find stolen guns and 10,000 rounds of ammunition in motel room
Police arrested two convicted felons after finding six stolen guns and 10,000 rounds of ammunition in a downtown Spokane motel room.
Fri., Sept. 30, 2016
A wanted felon was arrested recently after police found him in a car sitting next to a backpack that held three handguns and heroin.
Mon., May 2, 2016
Republican lawmakers in Virginia will file a lawsuit challenging Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s decision to allow more than 200,000 convicted felons to vote in November, GOP leaders said Monday.
Thu., March 10, 2016
Police say they’re investigating whether a man shot and killed by a Mississippi homeowner is an escaped murder suspect.
Wed., Feb. 19, 2014
Kevin Anthony Briggs, 28, has been on the run from federal authorities since Feb. 1. He is thought to have bought a one-way bus ticket to Spokane. Authorities are seeking …
Fri., April 12, 2013
SPOKANE — Spokane police said a felon gang member was caught early this morning after tossing three guns while being chased by officers.
Fri., July 1, 2011
Spokane Valley police and the SWAT team surrounded a Spokane Valley home for several hours Thursday hoping to apprehend a suspected thief with a long rap sheet. Turns out he …
Tue., March 18, 2008
BOISE – There was just one thing wrong with Idaho legislation to ban felons from running for sheriff – according to the Idaho Attorney General’s office, it was unconstitutional. The …
Thu., Feb. 14, 2008
BOISE – Idaho currently allows felons to run for sheriff and serve – even though sheriffs are the chief law enforcement officers for their counties and none of their deputies …