Male Swinging Metal Bar at Vehicles and People Arrested

Spokane Police arrested a male after receiving reports he was trying to stab people and was running into traffic, trying to stop vehicles and hit them with a metal bar. The incident happened in the area of 6th/Browne this afternoon. Officers deployed bean bag rounds to safely take the male into custody after he failed […]

Woman Arrested after Waving a Handgun Around

Spokane Police took a woman into custody without incident after multiple reports the woman was displaying a handgun, one of those reports near a school. Leah M. Williams (22) was arrested in the 200 block of north Howard. She was booked for Disorderly Conduct, Unlawful Display of a Weapon, Possession of a Weapon on School […]

1 Pound of Meth Off Spokane County Streets

“ Drug Trafficking Investigation Takes Over 1 Pound of Methamphetamine Off Spokane County Streets On December 3rd, 2015, the Spokane Regional Safe Streets Task Force (SRSSTF), with the assistance of the Spokane County Sheriff Office SWAT Team, served a search warrant at an apartment located in the 8700 block of North Colton Street.  The search […]

WSP Release, N2 MP 313

“WASHINGTON STATE PATROL PRESS MEMO DATE: 12/02/15    TIME: 1344    INV UNIT: 1127 – TROOPER J MENDENHALL LOCATION:N2 MP313 20 MILES NORTH OF SPOKANE COUNTY:SPOKANE    COLLISION REPORT NUMBER:SECTOR   CASE FILE: NBR VEH: 02    CARS: 02    TRUCKS: 00    MOTORCYCLES: 00   PEDESTRIANS: 00 NBR INJ: 02    DECEASED: 00              DRUGS OR ALCOHOL INVOLVED: NO ———————————-PERSON(S) INVOLVED—————————- NAME: GARDINER, LYDIA E    […]

WSP Update, Sprague and Pines Collision

WASHINGTON STATE PATROL PRESS MEMO DATE: 20151202    TIME: 1412    INV UNIT: 414 – TROOPER J BEREZAY LOCATION:PINES AND SPRAGUE – IN THE CITY OF SPOKANE VALLEY COUNTY:SPOKANE    COLLISION REPORT NUMBER:SECTOR   CASE FILE: NBR VEH: 02    CARS: 01    TRUCKS: 01    MOTORCYCLES: 00   PEDESTRIANS: 00 NBR INJ: 01    DECEASED: 00              DRUGS OR ALCOHOL INVOLVED: NO ———————————-PERSON(S) INVOLVED—————————- NAME: […]

Liberty Lake Police Incidents 11/23 to 11/30

“WEEKLY MEDIA BRIEFING November 23rd, 2015 — November 30th 2015 2015-LLPD-1027 On 11/23/2015 at 11:19 P.M. LLPD responded to the 25000 block of E. Appleway Ave. for a suspicious circumstance. An Officer observed the side shop door and gate were open. Contact was attempted with the responsible party. However, they could not be reached. The […]

Can You Help Identify These Robbery Suspects

Crime Stoppers of the Inland Northwest Offers Reward Can You Help Identifying These Robbery Suspects Spokane County Sheriff’s Office Major Crimes detectives are asking for your help identifying the suspects who robbed the Baskin-Robbins located at 9111 North Country Homes Boulevard on October 30th, 2015.  Crime Stoppers of the Inland Northwest is offering a cash […]

Injury Crash US95 at 456, Careywood

“PRESS RELEASE —————————– DATE:  11/28/2015        TIME: 4:42PM    LOCATION: NB US95@465, Careywood ASSISTING AGENCIES: Bonner County Sheriff’s Office, Idaho Transportation Dept. ————- VEHICLE #1 DRIVER: Mihail G Lazaresku AGE: 73 ADDRESS: Wynndel, British Columbia INJURIES?: Yes HOSPITAL TAKEN?: Kootenai Health VEHICLE YEAR: 2008 VEHICLE MAKE: Honda   VEHICLE MODEL: Ridgeline WRECKER: A-1 Towing SEATBELTS WORN?: Yes ————- […]

Avista thanks customers following worst storm

Avista thanks customers following worst storm in company’s history Entire company rallied to restore power and communicate with customers throughout the storm recovery SPOKANE, Wash. – Nov. 30, 2015: As Avista and the communities impacted by the Nov. 17 wind storm try to return to “business as usual” today, many will never forget the devastation, […]

Female abducted at a Spokane supermarket

November 30, 2015 Kootenai County, ID – Female abducted at a Spokane supermarket, found along Highway 53 in Rathdrum, Idaho. On November 25, 2015 at about 7:30 pm, Kootenai County Sheriff’s deputies were called to the area of Highway 53 and Hidden Valley Road for a reported woman walking along the highway, bound in duct […]