Stories tagged: Spokane County Sheriff's Office
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 4, 2019, 9:37 p.m.
Sgt. Jerad Kiehn had been driving east on Appleway Boulevard – a one-way road – when an SUV traveling the wrong direction slammed into his patrol car, the sheriff’s office …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 1, 2019, 9:39 p.m.
Drugs and a cellphone were found Thursday in the jail cell of two inmates with extensive criminal history – one an admitted gang member with a recent conviction of attempted …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 30, 2019, 9:18 p.m.
A Spokane woman told investigators she may have sent child pornography of family members to more than 100 different people.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 30, 2019, 12:01 p.m.
Spokane woman arrested in connection with producing and sharing child pornography depicting family member
A Spokane woman is accused of producing child pornography depicting a family member and sharing it with a man in Los Angeles.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 28, 2019, 8:55 p.m.
Spokane cold cases solved: Detectives planned to arrest sheriff’s deputy for 1967 killings. He died last week.
A former Spokane County Sheriff’s deputy was under investigation for the cold case murders of three women – two of them believed to be pregnant – in the summer of …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 23, 2019, 10:40 p.m.
Spokane police have released body camera footage of the December 2017 officer-involved shooting of Joshua P. Spotted Horse after concluding the use of deadly force fell within department policy.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 23, 2019, 9:50 p.m.
The suspect, Brandon T. Field, 35, was arrested with the help of a police dog. He faces four counts of third-degree assault, as well as charges of resisting arrest, attempting …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 23, 2019, 6:53 a.m.
A man convicted of first-degree rape has been sentenced to at least 14 years in prison almost a year and a half after he was arrested for forcing a prostitute …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 15, 2019, 8:40 p.m.
A woman died on Saturday from injuries suffered when she was struck by a truck Friday night in Four Lakes.
Mon., Jan. 7, 2019, 7:47 p.m.
A Pierce County juvenile, who was linked by witnesses and fingerprints to a fatal drive-by shooting that occurred last summer in Spokane, appeared in court on Monday on the charge …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 2, 2019, 6:46 p.m.
Spokane County Sheriff’s deputies believe impairment was a factor in a Wednesday morning fatal crash on East Palouse Highway and Bruna Road.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 12, 2018, 10:28 p.m.
One person is confirmed dead after car goes into the Spokane River.
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 11, 2018, 10:17 p.m.
A man suspected of stabbing another man and sending him to the hospital with life-threatening injuries was arrested Monday evening.
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 11, 2018, 9:13 p.m.
One person died in a two-car collision on U.S. Highway 2 Tuesday afternoon.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 5, 2018, 5:52 a.m.
About 900 East Valley High School students stayed home from school Tuesday following a shooting threat posted to social media Monday evening.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 6:38 p.m.
A man was found dead in his vehicle Sunday morning after apparently crashing into a field in southeast Spokane County, according to the sheriff’s office.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 28, 2018, 10:42 p.m.
Spokane Valley drug house where 20 detained in SWAT raid owned by Spokane-area man charged in 2009 drug sting
An alleged drug house in Spokane Valley – where almost two dozen people were detained Tuesday – is owned by a once-prominent Spokane Realtor, who a little less than 10 …
Tue., Nov. 27, 2018, 4:05 p.m.
Almost two dozen people were detained Tuesday morning in a Spokane County Sheriff’s Office SWAT raid on an alleged drug house.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 27, 2018, 7:52 p.m.
A man suspected of shooting another man at a Spokane Valley window company early Tuesday morning told deputies he was trying to “teach him a lesson.”
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 23, 2018, 4:25 p.m.
After hitting one parked car, the suspect’s Toyota Tundra slammed head-on into the victim’s Mitsubishi Outlander, the Spokane County Sheriff’s Office said. The collision pushed the Mitsubishi into the victim, …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 23, 2018, 4:22 p.m.
The woman’s vehicle was reportedly traveling south on Assembly Road when it left the roadway and crashed near the intersection of Assembly and Tamarack roads.
Fri., Nov. 23, 2018
Long before he became the prime suspect in the killing of his half-sister, Ronald A. Beck was known to throw violent tantrums and exact petty revenge when he didn’t get …
Thu., Nov. 22, 2018
A Spokane County jury convicted a man of first-degree rape on Tuesday, more than a year after he was arrested for soliciting a prostitute and forcing her to perform oral …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 20, 2018, 7:05 p.m.
A 20-year-old defendant implicated in the 2017 baseball-bat beating death of an Airway Heights resident pleaded guilty earlier this month to manslaughter.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 19, 2018, 9:05 p.m.
The teen, whose name was not released, allegedly made the threat to several middle school students following an argument, police said in a news release.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 21, 2018, 2:23 p.m.
Ronald A. Beck faces a second-degree murder charge and is expected to appear in court on Tuesday.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 19, 2018, 7:50 p.m.
A 30-year-old man accused of stabbing a boy several times inside a Spokane Valley gas station reportedly told detectives he took 16 cough-medicine pills and then “felt possessed.”
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 17, 2018, 11:19 p.m.
A 30-year-old man faces charges of attempted murder following what authorities describe as the “random and vicious” stabbing of an 8-year-old boy in a Spokane Valley store Saturday afternoon.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 12, 2018, 6:01 p.m.
A Spokane resident locked herself in her bedroom and called 911 while a burglar rummaged through her home early Sunday, prompting a manhunt that ended when a police dog found …
Mon., Oct. 29, 2018, 7:36 p.m.
For more than an hour Monday afternoon, 28-year-old Colby Vodder took the stand in his own defense, stamping a close to a week-long murder trial nearly three years in the …