Sandpoint Officer Involved Shooting Update

Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office Media Release August 12, 2015 Sandpoint, ID – One man is dead after shooting at law enforcement officials. Following an autopsy this morning, the results show the male died of a single gunshot wound. He has been identified as Casey George Alarcon, 34 years old of Sandpoint, ID. On August 11, […]

Chemical Release Injures Dozens

Update:  Spokane Fire Department is releasing the four block restriction around the Pacific Steel and Recycling building at 1114 N. Ralph. The Pacific Steel building itself will still be closed to non-emergency personnel until Department of Ecology personnel have had time to evaluate the scene.   At this time, Spokane Fire officials are confident the […]

Early Morning Shooting Leaves One Man Injured

“ Early Morning Shooting Leaves One Man Injured Good Samaritan and Local Company Give Assistance   Spokane Valley Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a reported shooting in the area of Pines and Trent in Spokane Valley just after 7:10 a.m., this morning. When deputies arrived, they found evidence of the incident but could not locate the […]

WSP Media Release, One Mile North of Fairfield Collision

“WASHINGTON STATE PATROL PRESS MEMO DATE:     TIME:     INV UNIT: 816 – TROOPER D POWER LOCATION:S27 MP65 – ONE MILE NORTH OF FAIRFIELD COUNTY:SPOKANE    COLLISION REPORT NUMBER:SECTOR   CASE FILE:15015891 NBR VEH: 01    CARS: 01    TRUCKS: 00    MOTORCYCLES: 00   PEDESTRIANS: 00 NBR INJ: 01    DECEASED: 00              DRUGS OR ALCOHOL INVOLVED: YES ———————————-PERSON(S) INVOLVED—————————- NAME:PONCE RODRIGUEZ , VICENTE    AGE: […]

WSP Update, Hwy 395 and Crawford Semi Rollover

WASHINGTON STATE PATROL PRESS MEMO DATE: 20150808    TIME: 1823    INV UNIT: 437 – TROOPER R BOHLING LOCATION:SR395 / W CRAWFORD ST – IN CITY OF DEER PARK COUNTY:SPOKANE   COLLISION REPORT NUMBER: SECTOR   CASE FILE:15015900 NBR VEH: 01    CARS: 00    TRUCKS: 01    MOTORCYCLES: 00   PEDESTRIANS: 00 NBR INJ: 00    DECEASED: 00              DRUGS OR ALCOHOL INVOLVED: NO ———————————-PERSON(S) […]

Update Robbery Suspect, 8/01 Payless Shoes Robbery

Spokane Police Major Crimes detectives are looking to the public to help identify a robbery suspect. Anyone with information on the individual’s identity is asked to call Crime Check at 509-456-2233.   On 08/01/2015, at approximately 4:00pm, Spokane Police officers responded to a report of a robbery at the Payless Shoes at Shadle Center, 2400 […]

GreenLight Armed Robbery Suspects Update

Detectives Need Your Help Identifying Armed Robbery Suspects Spokane County Sheriff’s Office and Spokane Valley Sheriff’s deputies responded within minutes to a recreational marijuana store located at 10309 East Trent Avenue for a reported armed robbery just after 10:00 p.m. on August 3rd, 2015. The employees of Green Light stated they started to close the […]

Deputies, Assisted by K9 Laslo, Arrest 3 Suspects for Several Charges

“ Deputies, Assisted by K9 Laslo, Arrest 3 Suspects for Several Charges   On August 4th, 2015, Spokane Valley Sheriff’s Deputies arrested 3 suspects for several felony charges, to include Assault 2nd, Possession of a Controlled Substance with Intent to Deliver and Unlawful Possession of a Firearm, when they responded to a person with a […]

Fire Mobilization Authorized for the Highway 8 Fire

“ Fire Mobilization Authorized for the Highway 8 Fire State fire assistance has been mobilized under the Washington State Fire Services Resource Mobilization Plan in support of local firefighters working to contain the Hwy 8 Fire located 1 mile north of Roosevelt in Klickitat County.  Washington State Patrol Chief John Batiste authorized the mobilization of […]

Traffic Stop Leads to Warrants & Drug Arrest

“ Traffic Stop Leads to Warrants & Drug Arrest   Spokane Valley Sheriff’s Deputies arrested 25-year-old Joshua D. Bewick for Possession of a Controlled Substance, warrants and DWLS 3rd Degree after he was contacted during a traffic stop for an equipment violation. On Friday, July 31st, 2015, Deputy Bohanek and Deputy Nguyen, working patrol together, […]