West Silver Lake Road Vehicle vs Pedestrian turns Fatal

Vehicle/Pedestrian Crash on W. Silver Lake Road Turns Fatal Spokane County Sheriff’s Office Traffic Investigators were called to the scene of a pedestrian who was struck by a vehicle, last Friday evening.  The adult female pedestrian was transported to the hospital where she later died from her injuries.  The driver of the vehicle, who called […]

Officer’s Name from 600 W. Montgomery OIS is being released.

The name of the Spokane Police officer involved in the Officer Involved Shooting (OIS) from January 7, 2019 in the 600 block of Montgomery is being released.  Officer Brandon Rankin fired his weapon in the OIS. Officer Brandon Rankin was hired by the Spokane Police Department (SPD) in May of 2015.  In September of 2017, […]

600 West Montgomery Officer Involved Shooting SIRR Team Update

SIRR Team Investigating January 7, 2019, Officer Involved Shooting The Spokane Investigative Regional Response Team (SIRR) is investigating the Officer Involved Shooting Incident involving a Spokane Police Officer that occurred on January 7th in the city of Spokane.  At approximately 10:30 p.m., Spokane Police Officers responded to a residence in the 600 block of West Montgomery.  […]

Border Patrol Arrest One Subject with a Warrant at Intermodal Bus Station

Border Patrol Encounter Individual with Active Warrant at Spokane Intermodal Agents from the U.S. Border Patrol’s Spokane Station encountered an individual with an active arrest warrant on Sunday at the Spokane Intermodal Bus Station. While performing transportation check duties, a Border Patrol canine alerted to two duffle bags, each containing a small amount of marijuana.  […]

“Tip” of Possible Criminal Activity at CVHS Investigated

“Tip” of Possible Criminal Activity at CVHS Investigated – School Administration Places School in “Lockout” as Precaution As a precaution, Central Valley High School was placed on “Lockout” while Spokane Valley School Resource Deputies worked to investigate a “tip” of a student who was reported to be in possession of a weapon but had left […]

600 West Montgomery Officer Involved Shooting Update

Statement from Spokane Police Chief Craig Meidl regarding the Officer Involved Shooting (OIS): Last evening’s Officer Involved Shooting is currently being investigated by the Spokane Investigative Regional Response (SIRR) Team and that has not changed. I do not want to circumvent that important process or protocol, but I feel it is important to provide an […]

Early Morning Shooting Suspect Arrested

Police arrest a man for numerous felony charges after he fired a handgun in the area of Pacific Ave. and Browne St. Officers had been on an unrelated call this morning about two blocks from where a drive-by shooting occurred. Officers followed the suspect vehicle from the location, performed a high risk traffic stop and […]

Multi State, Multi Agency Pursuit Leads to Arrests

M Spokane – Law enforcement from two states and multiple agencies were involved in a pursuit overnight that resulted in two arrests and minor injuries to a Washington State Patrol (WSP) trooper.  Christofer McNeill, 23 years old, was booked into the Spokane County Jail for felony eluding, possession of stolen vehicle, DUI and reckless endangerment after […]