Stories tagged: police chief
Wed., Jan. 23, 2019, 1:56 p.m.
Colfax residents who attended Tuesday’s Colfax City Council meeting expressed concern for the safety of the community after the city fired Colfax Police Chief Rick McNannay on Thursday for “findings …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 3, 2018, 12:40 p.m.
Yakima police chief Rizzi’s firing came after “disappointing” review found him “disengaged” from department
A performance review identified a number of issues the city manager had with Yakima Police Chief Dominic Rizzi Jr. before Rizzi was fired last month, including attendance, relationships inside the …
Wed., Sept. 19, 2018, 6:15 p.m.
Yakima police chief Dominic Rizzi Jr. may have about two months until his job is officially terminated, but he’s already out of the office.
Mon., Sept. 10, 2018, 12:45 p.m.
Yakima Police Chief Dominic Rizzi, Jr.’s time in the city will soon come to an end.
Wed., July 18, 2018, 8:56 a.m.
Another employee at the center of last year’s unrest at The Evergreen State College is in talks to settle a claim against the college, according to her lawyer.
Fri., Feb. 9, 2018, 11:45 a.m.
Sunriver Police Chief Marc Mills resigned Friday amid allegations that he struck a subordinate while on duty.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 17, 2018, 10:23 p.m.
Chris Ankeny abruptly quit his job as Lewiston police chief Tuesday morning.
Fri., Jan. 5, 2018, 10:11 a.m.
An Oregon police chief has been charged with harassment after state Justice Department investigation found that he struck a fellow officer while both were on duty.
Mon., Dec. 4, 2017, 10:35 a.m.
Seattle Police Chief Kathleen O’Toole, who helped reform the department after federal officials found officers were too quick to use force against minorities, will step down at the end of …
Tue., Nov. 7, 2017, 3:41 p.m.
The former mayor of Portland ignored protocol for police-involved shootings last year when then-Chief Larry O’Dea shot a friend on a Harney County camping trip.
Fri., Oct. 20, 2017, 12:46 p.m.
A former Honolulu police chief who retired amid a federal investigation into department-wide corruption was indicted and then arrested by U.S. authorities Friday.
Fri., Oct. 6, 2017, 9:48 a.m.
Toppenish police Chief Curtis L. Ruggles said his daughter is back home and recovering from injuries she suffered in Sunday’s mass shooting on the Las Vegas Strip.
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 27, 2017, 10:16 a.m.
An Afghan official says two police officers, including a district police chief, have been killed when their convoy was attacked by militants in western Nimroz province.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 2, 2017, 9:58 p.m.
Post Falls Police Chief Scot Haug has announced his plans to retire, but says he will stay on the job until March 31 to finish a few projects and allow …
Sun., Dec. 18, 2016, 5:40 p.m.
Rathdrum’s new police chief will soon become Idaho’s only woman leading a city policy agency.
Sat., Oct. 15, 2016, 9:09 p.m.
Three days after being fired, longtime Zillah police Chief Dave Simmons has been hired to lead the Wapato Police Department.
Mon., Oct. 10, 2016, 4:16 p.m.
The city of Spokane spent nearly $29,000 on its yearlong search for a new police chief, according to public records compiled by The Spokesman-Review.
Mon., Sept. 26, 2016, 10:33 a.m.
Unless the City Council pushes for a third round of finalist appearances, Craig Meidl will be Spokane’s next police chief.
Wed., Aug. 24, 2016
Fortunately, a compromise was forged between the mayor and two councilmembers, Lori Kinnear and Breean Beggs, who asked for more time to bring in candidates. The mayor agreed to that …
Thu., Aug. 18, 2016, 7 p.m.
Shawn Vestal: Lack of public involvement leads Stuckart to reject Meidl’s appointment as police chief
City Council President Ben Stuckart said Thursday that he would vote against Craig Meidl’s appointment as Spokane’s police chief Monday night. He will urge his fellow council members to do …
Wed., Aug. 3, 2016, 3:26 p.m.
A union for the city’s police brass released a statement Wednesday supporting the appointment of Craig Meidl as the department’s new chief. The Lieutenants and Captains Association’s statement cited Meidl’s …
Mon., Aug. 1, 2016, 3:26 p.m.
Mayor David Condon will not immediately seek a confirmation vote for Craig Meidl, his choice to head the Spokane Police Department. Some city council members said not holding a hearing …
Sat., July 23, 2016
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Wed., July 20, 2016, 7:30 p.m.
Yakima police Chief Dominic Rizzi says he has no plans to interfere with marijuana businesses in Spokane. Rizzi, one of two finalists vying to run the Spokane Police Department, has …
Wed., June 15, 2016, 3:32 p.m.
Spokane Valley City officials announced Tuesday that Capt. Mark Werner will be the city’s next police chief.
Thu., June 2, 2016, 4:42 p.m.
Spokane Valley will pick new police chief among candidates selected by Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich
Tue., May 24, 2016, 5:53 p.m.
The Portland mayor has placed Portland police Chief Larry O’Dea on paid administrative leave after information emerged that the chief may have misled an investigator about his involvement in an …
Thu., May 19, 2016, 5:13 p.m.
Thirty-one people have applied to be the next chief of the Spokane Police Department, and eight of them live in Washington.
Tue., May 10, 2016, 9:13 a.m.
With a week left to go before Spokane closes applications for a new police chief, the city already has 17 candidates to consider.
Fri., April 22, 2016, 1:20 p.m.
Spokane seeks a police chief who can be a “stabilizing leader” for a challenging department, according to a job description posted this week.