More than 2,300 Suspected Online Child Sex Offenders Arrested Nationwide

More than 2,300 Suspected Online Child Sex Offenders Arrested Nationwide During Operation “Broken Heart”   Forty- Seven Arrests in Washington State –As many as Nine to be Prosecuted Federally   The Department of Justice today announced the arrest of more than 2,300 suspected online child sex offenders during a three-month, nationwide, operation conducted by Internet […]

Wanted Felon Hides, K9 Bane Seeks 

Wanted Felon Hides, K9 Bane Seeks  A wanted suspect’s attempt to run and hide was ultimately unsuccessful after K9 Bane located him hiding in the back yard of a nearby residence.    On June 18, 2018 at approximately 4:40 p.m., Spokane Valley Deputy Clay Hilton observed a male walking down the side of the road […]

Contact for Minor Violation Delivers Felony Charges

Contact for Minor Violation Delivers Felony Charges An observant Spokane County Sheriff’s Office Deputy contacted the driver of a parked vehicle for minor license plate violations.  During the contact and subsequent investigation which followed, the two occupants of the vehicle were arrested and methamphetamine, pills and cash were seized.   On June 11, 2018, just after […]

Fatal Crash near 20600 East Wellesley Road

Fatal Crash on Wellesley Road Spokane Valley Traffic Investigators were called to the scene of a one car fatal crash early this morning on Wellesley Rd. near Ashton Rd.   On May 24, 2018, just prior to 5:30 a.m., Spokane Valley Deputies responded to the report of a vehicle that crashed into a tree.  The person […]

Suspects Arrested in Overnight Fatal Stabbing

” Major Crimes Detectives Investigate Fatal Stabbing Spokane County Sheriff’s Office Major Crimes Detectives are investigating the fatal stabbing of an adult male in the 7000 block of N. Atlantic.    On May 23, 2018, just after 9:00 p.m., Spokane County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the report of an argument & stabbing in the 7000 block […]

Domestic Violence Stabbing Update 3000 East Upriver Dr

” An overnight domestic violence stabbing sends one brother to the hospital and one to jail.   Last night, Spokane Police Department patrol officers responded to a fight between adult brothers.  Alcohol played a factor which resulted in one male receiving an injury consistent with being stabbed. On May 22nd, 2018 around 9:00 pm, officers […]

SPD Takes Down Local Burglary Suspect William H. Lister

” Spokane Police Department Patrol Anti-Crime Team (PACT) arrests long time criminal, 45 year-old William H. Lister, for numerous felonies.   On May 8th, 2018, Spokane Police PACT began a burglary investigation on William H. Lister.  Information was received Lister was committing burglaries in Spokane County and using the stolen property to support his drug […]

I90 near Lincoln Major Incident Collision Update

WASHINGTON STATE PATROL PRESS MEMO DATE: 20180425    TIME: 1218    INV UNIT: 1165 – TROOPER M SLEMP LOCATION:W90 MP280 – IN THE CITY OF SPOKANE COUNTY:SPOKANE    COLLISION REPORT NUMBER:SECTOR   CASE FILE: NBR VEH: 06    CARS: 05    TRUCKS: 01    MOTORCYCLES: 00   PEDESTRIANS: 00 NBR INJ: 07    DECEASED: 00              DRUGS OR ALCOHOL INVOLVED: NO ———————————-PERSON(S) INVOLVED—————————- NAME: UNKNOWN    […]

Driver’s Attempt to Flee Adds Charges in Addition to His Warrants

” Driver’s Attempt to Flee Adds Charges in Addition to His Warrants Early this morning, the driver of a van failed to stop for Spokane County Sheriff’s Deputies in the Mead area.  A Pursuit Intervention Technique (PIT) was used to safely end the pursuit and arrest the driver, 25-year-old Michael L. Rider, for new felony […]


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