Update: SWAT Situation ends with Shooting Suspect in Custody

Spokane Police officers and members of the Safe Streets Task force conducted an investigation that led to an arrest in the shooting that took place in the early morning of September 25th in the 3200 block of E. 5th Ave.   On Wednesday morning a little after 6:00 am SPD received multiple calls of a shot being fired […]

Update: Fatal Motorcycle Crash on Appleway near Dartmouth

Fatal Motorcycle Crash on Appleway Spokane Valley Traffic Unit continues to investigate last night’s motorcycle crash on Appleway at Dartmouth in Spokane Valley. The two adult male riders, on separate motorcycles, suffered life-threatening injuries and were transported to the hospital. One later died due to his injuries, and the second was last known to be […]

Shooting Incident 2100 West Houston

Spokane Police Officers responded to the 2100 block of W Houston Avenue on 9/22/2019 at about 5:30pm for reports of a shooting.  On 09/22/2019, at about 5:30pm, Officers were dispatched to a possible shooting in the 2100 block of W Houston Avenue.  Multiple residents in the area called in to report hearing gunshots while others […]

Wanted Child Rape Suspect Arrested in California

Child Rape Suspect Arrested in California Today, Spokane County Sheriff’s Office Sexual Assault Unit (SAU) Detective Jeff Rogers received information suspect 32-year-old Marco A. Rocha was taken into custody by U.S. Marshal’s in Fresno, CA. During an investigation, Detective Rogers established Rocha as a suspect in a child rape, but Roach fled Spokane County before […]

3rd and Ray Vehicle Chase Update

Officers responded to the Fred Meyers in the East Central Neighborhood on 09/16/2019 at about 1825 hours for a report of a wanted subject. The subject took off and crashed into a tree nearby. The subject was arrested for several charges. On 09/16/2019, at about 1825 hours, Officers were dispatched to a possible wanted subject […]

Wandermere Murder Suspect Charged with Tampering with a Witness

Wandermere Murder Suspect Charged with Tampering with a Witness  Spokane County Sheriff’s Office Major Crimes Detectives charged Murder Suspect Jonathan R. Andersen for attempted Tampering with a Witness in connection with the drive-by shooting and murder of Misty R. Hirsch last July.  Despite a court order revoking Anderson’s phone privileges and steps taken by Detention […]

8600 N. Seven Mile Road Rage Shooting Update

Shooting Stems from “Road Rage” Incident Spokane County Major Crimes Detectives continue to investigate an apparent road rage incident that quickly escalated, resulting in one of the involved males being shot.  Anyone who witnessed the incident and has not already been contacted by law enforcement is asked to call Detective Mike Drapeau at 509-477-6921. On […]

Police looking for victim of assault near 2nd and Thor

Spokane Police arrest a man for drive by shooting, and work with Homeland security who are investigating the suspect for attempting to obtain Fentanyl.   Police are still looking for a potential victim who may have been assaulted and could have more information regarding the incident. On Sunday September 8th at approximately 11:00 am Spokane Police Officers […]

Major Crimes investigating on Euclid near Hamilton

Spokane Police Officers responded to a 911 call on the North side of town to a report of a man who had sustained significant self-inflicted injuries and was fading in and out of consciousness. When Officers arrived they had to force their way into a locked bathroom where the injured man physically resisted any attempts […]