Stories tagged: washington state patrol
Tue., April 19, 2011
The Washington State Patrol reported this morning that a horse was struck and killed on U.S. Highway 2 about six miles east of Reardan.
Fri., April 8, 2011
OLYMPIA – Sixteen protesters were arrested in Washington’s Capitol outside the governor’s office Thursday in the third day of demonstrations over proposed cuts to state spending. Fifteen, including three from …
Thu., April 7, 2011
A Western Washington woman died after a one-car rollover crash on Interstate 90 near Ritzville today.
Mon., April 4, 2011
A state trooper who accidentally shot an unarmed pregnant woman during a drug raid in Spokane last fall was emotional in interviews with investigators and was overheard asking why the …
Fri., April 1, 2011
A multi-agency, international search for a missing Canadian couple is underway.
Fri., March 25, 2011
A Post Falls man died this morning following a collision involving another driver going the wrong way on Interstate 90 at Barker Road. The freeway was closed for several hours …
Fri., March 25, 2011
There was a time in this country, before it was this country, when the king’s customs agents carried general warrants allowing them to search anyone, anytime, anywhere, and take anything …
Thu., March 24, 2011
OLYMPIA – Three dozen legislators are taking the Washington State Patrol to task for sending a letter to gun dealers that they fear is an unconstitutional “fishing expedition.” The patrol, …
Wed., March 23, 2011
A Washington State Patrol sergeant who shot an unarmed pregnant woman during a drug raid in Spokane last fall will not face criminal charges, officials confirmed Tuesday. Sgt. Lee Slemp …
Tue., March 22, 2011
A Washington State Patrol sergeant who shot an unarmed pregnant woman during a drug raid in Spokane last fall will not face criminal charges, officials confirmed Tuesday.
Mon., March 21, 2011
A woman who died after being struck by a car on Interstate 90 Saturday has been identified as Dana M. Barton, 37, of Coeur d’Alene.
Tue., March 15, 2011
A trailer on a logging truck flipped on its side spilling its load of logs onto U.S. Highway 195 just north of Rosalia in Whitman County early this morning, the …
Mon., March 14, 2011
A 62-year-old Cheney man was killed on Sunday evening in an accident that Washington State Patrol troopers said was related to bad weather.
Sun., March 6, 2011
A Washington State Patrol trooper was injured Sunday evening in a collision with a semi-truck south of Ritzville.
Sat., March 5, 2011
A person suspected of numerous vehicle prowls in rural Stevens County is in serious condition in a Spokane hospital after being shot by a Stevens County Sherriff’s Deputy early this …
Tue., March 1, 2011
A Hayden, Idaho, man was killed Monday evening when he was struck in the roadway of U.S. Highway 2 at Davenport, the State Patrol said.
Mon., Feb. 28, 2011
Last week’s carnage on ice in the Inland Northwest offered yet another reminder, as if anyone should need one, that slowing down on snow is not an option. It’s a …
Fri., Feb. 25, 2011
DNA testing in Washington is identifying more criminals than ever before. The Washington State Patrol crime lab reported 379 hits last year using a DNA index system and DNA samples …
Thu., Feb. 10, 2011
A 73-year-old Colville man died Wednesday afternoon in a head-on collision on state Highway 25 three miles south of Northport, Wash.
Wed., Feb. 9, 2011
A two-car collision today about 3:35 has left one person dead and another trapped in a vehicle with serious injuries. The road was fully blocked on Highway 25 three miles …
Thu., Feb. 3, 2011
Civic disobedience: A Washington State Patrol trooper examines a stolen Honda that the driver crashed into a tree after a police chase Wednesday that began in Federal Way and ended …
Mon., Jan. 24, 2011
A Mead-area man was injured Sunday evening when he failed to negotiate a roundabout at Mount Spokane Park Drive and Bruce Road.
Sat., Jan. 22, 2011
The police officers involved in the fatal shooting of a domestic violence suspect Sunday have been identified as Officer Chris McMurtrey and Sgt. Dave Overhoff. McMurtrey, 31, has been with …
Wed., Jan. 19, 2011
A pedestrian on the south Pullman bypass route of U.S. Highway 195 was killed in a collision today involving a pickup truck, the Washington State Patrol reported.
Tue., Jan. 18, 2011
One person was injured in an accident involving a car and a school bus today about 4:16 p.m. at Perry Street and Baldwin Avenue.
Mon., Jan. 17, 2011
The Spokane Investigative Response Team completed its on-scene investigation into Sunday’s officer involved shooting, the response team said Monday.
Mon., Jan. 17, 2011
A man reportedly armed with a knife was shot to death by police in northwest Spokane early Sunday. Spokane police officers were dispatched to the home at 5726 N. Elgin …
Fri., Jan. 14, 2011
Police are looking for a man who led them on a short pursuit that started tonight about 6:14 p.m. near Chattaroy on Day-Mt. Spokane Road.
Sat., Jan. 8, 2011
A retired Spokane firefighter with a history of impaired driving and a conviction for vehicular homicide was arrested again Thursday after a state trooper smelled alcohol on his breath. David …
Wed., Jan. 5, 2011
Barb Thompson, a Spokane woman who has spent years trying to prove her daughter’s death was not a suicide, has won a major victory. On Monday, Lewis County’s newly elected …