Stories tagged: officers
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 13, 2019, 8:47 p.m.
Police arrested a naked man Tuesday morning who appeared high and was holding tree branches in both hands while fleeing in downtown Spokane.
Mon., July 15, 2019
A 39-year-old man who previously sprayed bear mace at Spokane police and himself in a confrontation two summers ago will spend more than a decade in prison after striking a …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 3, 2019, 7:33 p.m.
Krispy Kreme has stepped in to comfort Kentucky police officers mourning the loss of a doughnut truck that caught fire.
Thu., Oct. 4, 2018, 9 a.m.
A Vietnam veteran who bragged online about maintaining his target-shooting skills was being held Thursday in the shooting of seven law enforcement officers, one of whom died, as deputies tried …
Sun., Sept. 9, 2018, noon
Trump administration met with, but rebuffed, Venezuelan officers who said they were plotting a coup, officials say
The Trump administration met several times last year and early this year with Venezuelan military officers purporting to be dissidents plotting a coup against President Nicolas Maduro, but ultimately rebuffed …
Wed., July 4, 2018, 9:04 a.m.
Nedim Cavcic’s support of police went far beyond doughnuts. On July 1, he rushed to help an officer who had been shot. The officer, Kyle Mikowski, was pursuing Daniel Isaiah …
Sun., June 24, 2018, 4:39 p.m.
A man opened fire on police and firefighters at a San Diego condominium, wounding two officers and sending bullets into nearby units before he was found dead, authorities said Sunday.
Tue., Sept. 12, 2017, 2:49 p.m.
The U.S. Department of Justice won’t bring federal charges against six police officers involved in the arrest and in-custody death of Freddie Gray, a young black man whose death touched …
UPDATED: Thu., June 29, 2017, 9:29 p.m.
A grand jury on Thursday declined to indict two Houston police officers for the fatal shooting of an armed black man they said had pointed a gun at them in …
Wed., June 7, 2017, 4:30 p.m.
Conservative activists are calling for Defense Secretary James Mattis to reverse policy on transgender people in the U.S. military. Mattis is facing a decision about whether to open the door …
Sun., May 21, 2017, 4:24 p.m.
The Snoqualmie Tribe donated 200 defibrillators to the King County Sheriff’s Department, Snoqualmie Police Department and the Snoqualmie Tribe Police Department.
Sat., Oct. 29, 2016, 11:06 p.m.
Protesters trying to block the Dakota Access oil pipeline urged unity on Saturday as they prayed together near burned-out construction vehicles that served as a barricade between activists and law …
Sun., Sept. 25, 2016, 3:27 p.m.
Hungarian authorities are hunting for a man who set off a homemade fragmentation bomb that seriously wounded two officers in central Budapest, the country’s police chief said Sunday.
Sun., Sept. 4, 2016, 5:40 a.m.
Two unarmed officers were critically injured after being shot by a visitor in the lobby of a central California jail, authorities said.
Sat., Aug. 27, 2016, 2:46 p.m.
A federal judge has dismissed a gun charge against a man who was convicted of murder as a teenager, saying state Department of Corrections officers improperly withheld information that could …
Wed., July 13, 2016, 9:12 p.m.
DALLAS – After the shock and amid the grieving, Dallas paused Wednesday to bury its own. Three of the five officers killed in last week’s downtown shooting were remembered during …
Fri., July 8, 2016, 11:11 a.m.
Seattle patrol officers will be riding in pairs as a safety measure following the sniper attack that killed five officers in Dallas.
Tue., May 31, 2016, 5 p.m.
Jurors on Tuesday found former suburban Chicago police officer Drew Peterson guilty of trying to hire someone to kill the prosecutor who helped to convict him in the killing of …
Sun., May 22, 2016, 7:59 p.m.
The Everett Police Department is making sure all its officers have advanced training in how to handle people in crisis.
Mon., May 16, 2016, 2:08 p.m.
President Barack Obama called on the nation Monday to support and listen to its law enforcement officers as he bestowed the Medal of Valor on 13 officers who risked their …
Thu., March 29, 2012
A Spokane County juvenile detention corrections officer was jailed recently on suspicion of assaulting his wife. Darryl A. Robinson, 52, said Wednesday that he has a meeting scheduled with his …