Stories tagged: public safety
Mon., April 11, 2016, 3:43 p.m.
A Coeur d’Alene sex offender accused of assaulting and trying to kidnap a woman he worked with last fall may plead guilty next week. Jason A. Edwards, 45, who worked …
Mon., April 11, 2016, 3:12 p.m.
A convicted felon released from jail two weeks ago is now suspected of stabbing a West Central man.
Mon., April 11, 2016
Lucky Leaf opened on First Avenue last month, and a proposed store at the corner of Lincoln and Second Avenue seems primed for downtown Spokane’s second legal pot shop. The …
Sat., April 9, 2016, 4:45 p.m.
A police call around noon Saturday that started with a report of a man breaking out windows with a hammer at a home in Indian Trail ended with an arrest …
Sat., April 9, 2016, 2:04 p.m.
A man died and a juvenile was seriously injured early Saturday when their car crashed and rolled several times in the area of East Chilco road and North Hope Valley …
Fri., April 8, 2016, 5:19 p.m.
Eastern Washington University police arrested a man Thursday who reportedly threatened to burn down the EWU bookstore.
Fri., April 8, 2016, 4:50 p.m.
A man previously banned from Holy Family Hospital for disruptive behavior got in a brawl with hospital security guards Thursday night as he tried to force his way inside.
Fri., April 8, 2016, 4:48 p.m.
A neighbor held a man armed with a metal pole at gunpoint Thursday afternoon after he spotted the man trying to break down the back door of the woman who …
UPDATED: Fri., April 8, 2016, 10:33 p.m.
Sheriff’s deputies captured psychiatric hospital escapee Anthony Garver on Friday night after two hectic days of searching for the killer in the Mount Spokane foothills.
Thu., April 7, 2016, 6:25 p.m.
A bank robbery suspect was captured and arrested as he reportedly fled the scene Thursday in North Idaho.
Thu., April 7, 2016, 6:14 p.m.
Former Ferris High School assistant principal Todd Bender pleaded guilty to child molestation charges Thursday in order to avoid an additional three years in prison if an additional charge had …
Thu., April 7, 2016, 4:48 p.m.
A split Washington Supreme Court ruled the names of low-level sex offenders should be released to the public upon request, but defense attorneys say the decision could hinder efforts to …
Thu., April 7, 2016, 1:49 p.m.
Police arrested a Spokane man Wednesday evening after his girlfriend said tried to scalp her with a knife and cut her fingers off.
Thu., April 7, 2016, 7:32 a.m.
LAKEWOOD, Wash. – Two men, including one with Spokane ties who was accused of a violent murder but found not competent to stand trial, have escaped from a psychiatric facility …
Wed., April 6, 2016, 8:23 p.m.
Spokane Valley Police Chief Rick VanLeuven is retiring in June. Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich announces three candidates for job.
Wed., April 6, 2016, 5:53 p.m.
PowerPoint slides from a Spokane Community College criminal justice instructor under investigation for discrimination corroborate details of the Title IX complaint.
Wed., April 6, 2016, 4:53 p.m.
A man arrested for allegedly shooting at a man in a gas station parking lot last week refused to cooperate in court Wednesday and forced the prosecutor to reschedule his …
Wed., April 6, 2016, 4:44 p.m.
An Eastern Washington University student was arrested Tuesday after other students reported seeing her in a Snapchat video posing with a handgun and talking about “shooting everyone up.”
Wed., April 6, 2016, 4:40 p.m.
The former assistant principal at Ferris High School will plead guilty to child molestation charges Thursday, his attorney confirmed.
Wed., April 6, 2016, 11:52 a.m.
Communities and university campuses across the country are coming together this month for Sexual Assault Awareness Month and with the goal of breaking down those stereotypes and promoting conversation and …
Wed., April 6, 2016, 9:15 a.m.
Kyle Odom will return to Idaho from Washington, D.C., to face charges in last month’s shooting of a Coeur d’Alene pastor outside his church. Odom, 30, was ordered by a …
Tue., April 5, 2016, 5:52 p.m.
A man shot in a gun battle on Spokane’s lower South Hill in 2012 was recently sentenced to more than 22 years in prison for the gun, drugs, explosives and …
Tue., April 5, 2016, 5:33 p.m.
A Coeur d’Alene man was sentenced to five to 10 years in prison for repeatedly contacting a woman he was accused of assaulting. Benjamin Arthur Annaboli, 30, was sentenced Thursday …
Tue., April 5, 2016, 5:11 p.m.
Pastor Tim Remington, shot March 6 in the parking lot of his Coeur d’Alene church, headed home from the hospital Tuesday after being treated for a blood clot in the …
Tue., April 5, 2016, 3:43 p.m.
A Spokane man who fatally stabbed a man during a fight last fall will spend a little over ten years in prison.
Mon., April 4, 2016, 5:28 p.m.
A man driving a city of Spokane pickup was rescued from the Spokane River Monday afternoon after his pickup went over a steep embankment, through a wall and across another …
Mon., April 4, 2016, 5:20 p.m.
A man was stabbed in his lower stomach after confronting a man allegedly having an affair with his wife.
Mon., April 4, 2016, 4:59 p.m.
A nurse at Sacred Heart Medical Center was assaulted Thursday by a patient.
Mon., April 4, 2016, 4:53 p.m.
The former Spokane Police Guild president accused of aiding a fellow officer charged with rape will remain on paid leave pending the outcome of a misdemeanor criminal case against him.
Mon., April 4, 2016, 1:35 p.m.
After fifteen months of uncertainty and turmoil in the police ombudsman office, Mayor David Condon and Council President Ben Stuckart think it’s time to move on. In a letter to …