Stories tagged: public safety
Fri., March 25, 2016, 5:22 p.m.
New charges have bee filed against Erik R. Thompson after a second teenage girl told detectives that Thompson had sex with her after giving her alcohol and marijuana.
Fri., March 25, 2016, 5:20 p.m.
Two Spokane Community College criminal justice professors are under investigation for allegedly making sexist and racist comments in class and then threatening a student after she complained.
Thu., March 24, 2016, 6:08 p.m.
Two suspects in the shooting death of Thomas Baroni-Abrego appeared in court Thursday.
Thu., March 24, 2016, 5:56 p.m.
The Sheriff’s Office is looking for information on a gun and ammunition believed to have been used in a Spokane Valley murder last month.
Thu., March 24, 2016, 5:54 p.m.
Police are asking for help in identifying and finding a man suspected of intentionally ramming a car in a road rage incident Wednesday morning.
Thu., March 24, 2016, 5:50 p.m.
A man has been charged with animal cruelty after the Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service found his dog with a collar embedded in his neck.
Thu., March 24, 2016, 12:58 p.m.
A man has been arrested on child sex charges for the second time this month after allegedly contacting his 14-year-old victim in violation of a court order.
Thu., March 24, 2016, 12:30 p.m.
A wanted murder suspect is presumed to be still on the loose in Bonner County after an extensive search Wednesday turned up empty.
Wed., March 23, 2016, 11:50 p.m.
Spokane Police arrested three men in connection with Sunday’s homicide in Emerson-Garfield.
Wed., March 23, 2016, 9:09 p.m.
Law enforcement officials in Bonner County launched a manhunt Wednesday night for a man wanted for a murder in Nampa, Idaho.
Mon., March 21, 2016, 9:32 p.m.
It looks like it was prudent for the Spokane police ombudsman commission to
Mon., March 21, 2016, 4:14 p.m.
Three men were sentenced Monday after pleading guilty to murder in a brutal robbery-turned-strangling in a lower South Hill home last year.
Mon., March 21, 2016, 4:03 p.m.
STA is considering renewing an agreement to fund a downtown Spokane police officer, police officials told Spokane’s Public Safety Committee Monday.
Mon., March 21, 2016, 1:22 p.m.
A girl hit by a truck while crossing a street in Mead Saturday was identified Monday as Lilly Slayton, 16.
Sat., March 19, 2016, 4:21 p.m.
A girl was killed when she was hit by a truck while crossing the street in Mead just before 2:30 p.m. Saturday.
Fri., March 18, 2016, 3:33 p.m.
Four people were arrested for suspected mail theft after an early morning traffic stop last week in Hayden.
UPDATED: Fri., March 18, 2016, 6:10 p.m.
Spokane developer Harlan Douglass suspects his long time assistant cracked his personal safe and stole $800,000 in cash.
Thu., March 17, 2016, 6:26 p.m.
Loren Michelle Toelle, the wife of Coeur d’Alene gastroenterologist Stanley Alvin Toelle, pleaded not guilty to felony drug distribution in federal court Thursday. Her son, Sean Lee Jackson, pleaded not …
Thu., March 17, 2016, 6:15 p.m.
Police have arrested a 17-year-old Shadle Park High School student suspected of being sexually aggressive with several girls on school property.
Thu., March 17, 2016, 5:28 p.m.
Homeless people squatting in a vacant house on East First told police that the man found dead there this week may have died of a drug overdose.
Thu., March 17, 2016, 4:34 p.m.
The Washington State Patrol is warning drivers not to hog the left lane if they’re not passing other vehicles. .
Thu., March 17, 2016, 2:26 p.m.
Deputies identified two people suspected of breaking into the Fairfield Food Bank in February after a man spotted his truck in surveillance video footage of the theft.
Wed., March 16, 2016, 6 p.m.
With the 10th anniversary of the beating of Otto Zehm upon us, it’s time to thank some of the unsung heroes who kept him from dying in obscurity.
Wed., March 16, 2016, 10:02 a.m.
The gun and car that investigators suspect were used in the March 6 shooting of a Coeur d’Alene church pastor are in police custody. Two detectives from the Coeur d’Alene …
Wed., March 16, 2016, 9:33 a.m.
Spokane police are investigating a suspicious death at an East Central home.
Tue., March 15, 2016, 7 p.m.
The Spokane Police Department created a domestic violence unit to complement the YWCA’s Family Justice Center. The result has been more referals for victims to get help, and more cases …
Tue., March 15, 2016, 5:22 p.m.
A man who died in a motorcycle crash on Second Avenue near Freya Street Saturday has been identified as 24-year-old Matthew Bailey.
Tue., March 15, 2016, 5:04 p.m.
The man found in the Spokane River in the 16200 block of East Indiana Avenue on March 9 has been identified as 23-year-old Dillan Oatman.
Tue., March 15, 2016, 4:40 p.m.
A woman has been charged with helping her daughter commit suicide with drugs last fall in a Spokane Valley hotel room.
Mon., March 14, 2016, 5:10 p.m.
A Spokane man who allegedly spied on a woman using the bathroom at a Spokane Valley bowling alley Saturday faces voyeurism charges.