Stories tagged: officer-involved shooting
Thu., Oct. 27, 2016, 9:56 p.m.
A police officer shot and killed a 32-year-old Wyoming man in a hotel in Montana’s largest city early Thursday after the man allegedly turned toward officers while holding a handgun, …
Tue., Oct. 11, 2016, 6:33 p.m.
A Seattle police officer shot and critically wounded a man involved in a knife fight Tuesday as officials were working to clean out a homeless encampment known as the Jungle, …
Thu., Oct. 6, 2016, 6:28 a.m.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. – Some 3,000 people checked into shelters across Florida, a judge in coastal Georgia suspended a murder trial and deputies in South Carolina shot and wounded a …
Wed., Sept. 28, 2016, 7:24 a.m.
EL CAJON, Calif. – A black man reportedly acting erratically at a strip mall in suburban San Diego was shot and killed by police after pulling an object from his …
Wed., Sept. 21, 2016, 8 p.m.
Body-camera footage released Wednesday by the Spokane Police Department appears to corroborate previous accounts of the May 4 police shooting that injured 32-year-old Aaron Johnson.
Tue., Sept. 13, 2016, 5:38 p.m.
Spokane police on Tuesday released body camera and surveillance video from the fatal shooting April 28 outside the House of Charity, a shelter and drop-in center for homeless people.
Wed., Aug. 31, 2016, 6:17 p.m.
Just before the expiration of the three-year statute of limitations, the family of Danny Jones, the 40-year-old man shot and killed in his truck outside the Salvation Army housing center …
Sat., Aug. 27, 2016
From our archives, 100 years ago A drunken locomotive engineer and two policemen engaged in a bloody gun duel on the downtown streets — and it all began when a …
Fri., Aug. 19, 2016, 8:05 p.m.
MILWAUKEE – A black man whose death at the hands of police spurred two nights of violence in Milwaukee was shot once in the chest and once in the arm, …
Mon., July 25, 2016
From our archives, 100 years ago
Fri., July 22, 2016
Police raided a room in the Spokane Hotel and hit the jackpot.
Thu., July 7, 2016, 2:24 p.m.
When Spokane NAACP president Phillip Tyler watched a video of Baton Rouge police officers fatally shooting Alton Sterling, he knew he had to say something. Tyler, a former deputy with …
Tue., June 21, 2016, 1:06 p.m.
Three Pasco police officers who shot and killed Antonio Zambrano-Montes, a 35-year-old Mexican national in February 2015, will not face charges of federal civil rights violations, the U.S. Attorney’s office …
Tue., June 21, 2016, 12:52 p.m.
The Spokane County Prosecutor has ruled a fatal officer involved shooting near the House of Charity on April 28 justified.
Wed., June 1, 2016, 3:58 p.m.
Spokane police officers were justified in shooting Jason M. Smith in his father’s Hillyard driveway in October, the Spokane County Prosecutor’s Office has ruled.
Wed., May 11, 2016, 5:50 p.m.
The Spokane Police Department has released the names of the officers involved in a shooting at the West Wynn Motel on Sunset Boulevard on May 2.
Tue., May 10, 2016, 5:04 p.m.
The Spokane Police Department has identified the four officers involved in a shooting in front of Zola at 22 W. Main in downtown Spokane on May 1.
Fri., May 6, 2016, 3:45 p.m.
Thu., May 5, 2016, 5:55 p.m.
The Spokane Police Department has released the names of the three officers involved in the fatal shooting of a homeless man outside the House of Charity on April 28.
Wed., May 4, 2016, 12:31 p.m.
Investigators found a fake handgun near where Aaron D. Johnson was shot by police at the West Wynn Motel on Sunset Boulevard on Monday.
Sun., May 1, 2016, 7:32 a.m.
A Spokane police officer shot a man armed with a machete early Sunday morning in east downtown. The man was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, and no officers …
Fri., April 29, 2016, 12:44 p.m.
A lined sheet of white butcher paper takes up half the wall outside the House of Charity’s chapel. By mid-morning Friday, about a dozen people had written to say goodbye …
Thu., April 28, 2016, 8:09 p.m.
A man is dead at the House of Charity after approaching police with a knife lodged in his body, urging officers to “kill me, kill me,” witnesses said.
Thu., March 3, 2016, 6:41 p.m.
The judge who found Craig Burton guilty of three counts of assault for his role in an officer-involved shooting said Burton’s mandatory 10-year prison sentence will serve no purpose and …
Tue., Feb. 16, 2016, 11:14 a.m.
Two Spokane police officers who shot and wounded an armed carjacking suspect last November were justified, the Spokane County Prosecutor’s Office announced Tuesday.
Thu., Feb. 11, 2016, 3:44 p.m.
A suicidal veteran who fired eleven shots during an encounter with police last May was found guilty Thursday of assault. Craig Burton testified during a January trial that he was …
Thu., Feb. 4, 2016, 2:29 p.m.
The Spokane County Prosecutor has ruled that police officer Nicholas Spolski was justified in shooting suicidal veteran Craig Burton on May 5.
Wed., Jan. 13, 2016, 6:19 p.m.
Spokane police today released body camera, cellphone and surveillance video showing the Nov. 7 shooting of carjacking suspect Tyler J. Randant, 22. Body camera video from Officer Cory Lyons shows …
Thu., Jan. 7, 2016, 6:22 p.m.
The Spokane County Prosecutor has ruled that a Spokane police officer who shot at a fleeing burglary suspect and missed was justified in his actions.
Tue., Dec. 29, 2015, 2:59 p.m.
The woman shot by a Spokane County Sheriff’s Deputy Monday has been identified as Tina A.M. Fricke, 21.