Stories tagged: spokane police
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 19, 2019, 8:35 p.m.
The Spokane County Prosecutor’s Office declined to file criminal charges Wednesday against Spokane police officer Kristopher Henderson in relation to an internal excessive force complaint in July.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 19, 2019, 9:37 p.m.
Judge tosses confession of former LC student accused of harassing students, threatening to ‘shoot up’ school
A judge on Thursday threw out the confession of former Lewis and Clark High School student Ryan B. Lee, who had been charged with harassing other students and threatening to …
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 10, 2019, 6:53 p.m.
Law enforcement investigating death of man with reported self-inflicted wounds who had confrontation with Spokane police
Officers used force and a stun gun to subdue and render first aid to the man who reportedly barricaded himself in a bathroom and resisted medical treatment at his north …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 5, 2019, 4:17 p.m.
An interactive use-of-force dashboard was launched on Tuesday on the Office of Police Ombudsman’s website.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 29, 2019, 8:09 p.m.
Spokane police identified and charged a man suspected of over $14,000 worth of property damage in downtown Spokane two weeks ago.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 28, 2019, 5:04 p.m.
While breaking up an illegal camp yesterday, a city employee’s foot was impaled by a hidden booby trap.
Wed., Aug. 28, 2019, 5 a.m.
An important question looms following last week’s decision by Prosecutor Larry Haskell that the shooting of David Novak by Spokane police was justified: Where is the body-cam support?
Mon., Aug. 19, 2019, 6:09 p.m.
A federal judge on Monday sentenced a Spokane man to more than 13 years in federal prison after he earlier pleaded guilty to possessing meth
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 13, 2019, 9:07 p.m.
A shoplifting situation at NorthTown Mall escalated Tuesday evening when the suspect allegedly attempted to pull out a realistic-looking fake gun.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 13, 2019, 8:38 p.m.
With glowing praise, the Office of the Police Ombudsman Commission unanimously voted on Tuesday to renew Bart Logue’s contract to serve as the civilian watchdog of the Spokane Police Department …
UPDATED: Tue., July 30, 2019, 5:57 p.m.
The city council is expected to vote on a resolution that would ask the city to study the feasibility of returning a police precinct to the heart of downtown.
Fri., July 26, 2019, 8:06 p.m.
A Spokane Police Department officer was placed on administrative leave Friday following an Internal Affairs review that determined an application of use of force appeared to violate department policy.
UPDATED: Thu., July 25, 2019, 9:19 p.m.
Members of the Spokane Police Department and City Council met Thursday to discuss whether relocating a police precinct to the heart of downtown would be the best way to accomplish …
Tue., July 23, 2019, 5 a.m.
As public safety and police accountability continue to play a central role, the Spokane Police Guild has endorsed Nadine Woodward for mayor in the primary election.
Mon., July 22, 2019, 12:20 p.m.
Spokane Police Officers found a suspect hiding in a refrigeration truck Monday morning.
UPDATED: Wed., July 17, 2019, 9:40 p.m.
Four years after the city of Spokane moved its downtown police precinct away from the Spokane Transit Authority’s headquarters, City Council may explore the feasibility of bringing a precinct back …
UPDATED: Mon., July 8, 2019, 9:32 p.m.
Man shot at by Spokane Police on South Hill on Saturday denied release, will face charges in Montana
Law enforcement has not yet identified which Spokane Police officer shot at 46-year-old Charles Edward Jackson Jr. during a foot chase Saturday on the lower South Hill. Jackson asked to …
UPDATED: Mon., June 24, 2019, 7:46 p.m.
A man who said he was drugged and doesn’t remember hitting a man in downtown Spokane late last year pleaded guilty last week to felony hit-and-run.
Sun., June 16, 2019, 5 a.m.
Would it surprise you to know that crime in Spokane – and crime downtown, in particular – is down significantly so far this year?
UPDATED: Thu., June 13, 2019, 8:51 p.m.
The first time Spokane police Officer David Stone introduced his new partner, a German shepherd named Haywire, to his training officer, Haywire ended up hanging off the instructor’s arm by …
UPDATED: Wed., June 12, 2019, 10:54 p.m.
The Spokane Police Department is asking for the public’s help in its search for a 14-year-old girl who has been missing since Saturday.
UPDATED: Fri., April 19, 2019, 3:59 p.m.
Police say they have located a 12-year-old who was reported missing Friday afternoon.
UPDATED: Sun., March 17, 2019, 4:59 p.m.
One man is in the hospital with injuries that aren’t life-threatening, police said Saturday afternoon. A police dog was searching for a man near the intersection of Addison Street and …
UPDATED: Fri., March 8, 2019, 9:30 p.m.
Spokane police officers arrested a woman Friday after she allegedly hijacked an idling car, pushed a passenger out and drove off with a dog in the car. The suspect crashed …
UPDATED: Sat., March 2, 2019, 5:56 p.m.
Anna A. Zehm never sought exposure. But her fierce crusade for justice following the unlawful arrest, beating and death of her son, Otto, became a yearslong public campaign for better …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 24, 2019, 10:15 p.m.
A 25-year-old woman is accused of shooting and killing a person in a home in east Spokane before running to a nearby shopping area, where she was arrested Thursday morning. …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 21, 2019, 10:01 p.m.
Spokane police arrested two men accused of participating in a drive-by shooting early Sunday in north Spokane.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 21, 2019, 8:50 p.m.
Two-and-a-half-year-old Aveline Jones plodded in her yellow shoes, pink pants and black coat with her hand firmly in her mother’s grasp Monday as they joined about 3,000 other marchers to …
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 20, 2019, 9:34 p.m.
One police officer was hospitalized and another injured during an attempt to take a domestic violence suspect into custody Sunday morning in West Central Spokane.
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 …