Stories tagged: Spokane Police Department
UPDATED: Wed., May 15, 2019, 6:26 a.m.
Spokane police arrest 2 in Safeway bicycle theft sting; here’s what happened to those arrested in previous sting
For the fourth time in at least a year, Spokane police planted a bike outside the Safeway grocery store at Mission Avenue and Hamilton Street in north Spokane, hoping to …
UPDATED: Fri., May 10, 2019, 6:37 p.m.
Strewn about the roadway where a man is accused of crashing head-on with another car, shutting down two lanes of busy Freya Way for multiple Thursday morning, police found a …
UPDATED: Thu., May 9, 2019, 9:30 p.m.
A man was seriously injured in a crash on Freya Way that police say was caused by impaired driving and speeding.
Tue., May 7, 2019, 6:50 a.m.
Spokane police say the 35-year-old victim in the April 28 fatal East Central shooting exchanged rounds of gunfire with unidentified shooter before collapsing near a porch.
UPDATED: Wed., May 1, 2019, 7:45 p.m.
The Spokane County Medical Examiner has confirmed the identity of a man killed Sunday night in a drive-by shooting in East Central as Jason Allison, 35, who died from multiple …
UPDATED: Mon., April 29, 2019, 10:18 p.m.
Spokane police are investigating a fatal drive-by shooting that erupted Sunday evening in Spokane’s East Central neighborhood.
UPDATED: Thu., April 25, 2019, 8:40 p.m.
Spokane Police Department detectives are investigating a drive-by shooting early Monday on I-90 that sent one man to the hospital.
UPDATED: Wed., April 24, 2019, 7:06 p.m.
Two kids were on a Spokane Public Schools bus involved in a crash Wednesday morning on the upper South Hill.
UPDATED: Tue., April 23, 2019, 6:11 p.m.
A man died in Riverfront Park on Tuesday afternoon, apparently of natural causes.
UPDATED: Mon., April 22, 2019, 7:34 p.m.
Spokane police arrested a man over the weekend accused of pointing a gun at his ex wife while he kidnapped their son.
UPDATED: Wed., April 17, 2019, 10:59 p.m.
A man with a criminal history is being investigated in connection to a half dozen rapes and sexual assaults in the Spokane area, at least four of them dating back …
UPDATED: Wed., April 17, 2019, 1:24 p.m.
If history of crime is any indication, there were worse times to be a resident of Spokane.
UPDATED: Tue., April 16, 2019, 8:32 p.m.
A man who allegedly stabbed himself after a SWAT standoff in a downtown motel on Monday appeared in Spokane County Superior Court on Tuesday.
UPDATED: Mon., April 15, 2019, 10:03 p.m.
A four-hour police standoff at a downtown Spokane motel ended Monday evening when the suspect emerged onto a second-floor balcony while repeatedly stabbing himself with a knife. SWAT officers fired …
UPDATED: Tue., April 9, 2019, 9:25 p.m.
A man was shot with what police are describing as a rubber projectile after a fight broke out at a lower South Hill apartment complex early Tuesday morning.
UPDATED: Tue., April 2, 2019, 6:28 p.m.
Police and fire personnel spent several hours Monday evening unsuccessfully searching for people who reportedly jumped into the Spokane River after a large fight broke out near Minnehaha Park.
UPDATED: Tue., March 26, 2019, 6:16 p.m.
Spokane police said Tuesday detectives are searching for four suspects in a robbery attempt in Browne’s Addition.
UPDATED: Tue., March 26, 2019, 5:47 p.m.
Four teenagers and a 20-year-old man were arrested Monday afternoon for allegedly rioting in downtown Spokane and assaulting two people with a skateboard and brass knuckles.
Mon., March 25, 2019, 5 a.m.
The Spokane Police Department and Spokane Boxing Club are teaming up to mentor at-risk youth by providing a local version of a year-round boxing program created by the Police Athletic …
UPDATED: Thu., March 21, 2019, 9:27 p.m.
Spokane police believe a former property manager in charge of multiple SNAP properties stole nearly $200,000 from the nonprofit over a four-year period.
UPDATED: Thu., March 21, 2019, 7:57 p.m.
A man was taken to the hospital Wednesday evening with life-threatening injuries after Spokane police say he was shot near North Central High School.
UPDATED: Tue., March 19, 2019, 10:46 p.m.
The attorney general’s office estimated the Washington State Patrol, which runs the state’s two crime laboratories, will be able to test about 1,150 kits with the grant from the U.S. …
UPDATED: Sun., March 17, 2019, 5:59 p.m.
Spokane Police are still searching for a man suspected of shooting another man in the Nevada/Lidgerwood neighborhood Saturday afternoon.
UPDATED: Fri., March 15, 2019, 9:55 p.m.
Police arrested a suspected package thief Wednesday who’s accused of drawing a knife on a South Hill resident.
Fri., March 15, 2019, 5 a.m.
Spokane police release body camera footage of officer-involved shooting of schizophrenic man during an eviction
Spokane police released body camera video footage of the officer-involved shooting of Ronald Acre – a rifle-wielding man with severe mental health issues who was injured a year ago in …
UPDATED: Wed., March 13, 2019, 2:41 p.m.
Investigation of attack on attorney intern in Public Safety Building continues; victim calls for better surveillance
Surveillance cameras in a lobby of the Public Safety Building were not working, preventing investigators from identifying a suspect.
UPDATED: Tue., March 12, 2019, 10:30 p.m.
A 45-year-old man is under investigation for raping and impregnating his girlfriend’s 13-year-old daughter while he was out of jail on a charge of raping a 7-year-old.
UPDATED: Tue., March 12, 2019, 10:31 p.m.
After a weekend in jail, 18-year-old Ryan Lee – the former student accused three separate times of threatening to shoot students at Lewis and Clark High School – is again …
UPDATED: Fri., March 8, 2019, 7:04 p.m.
A 52-year-old woman under investigation for intentionally starting a fire in her north Spokane home March 2 has a history of similar actions, court documents allege.
UPDATED: Thu., March 7, 2019, 6:49 p.m.
Spokane police say an intern in the city prosecutor’s office was assaulted Tuesday morning in a women’s restroom in the Public Safety Building.