Driver Arrested After Trip to the Store

” On June 28th, 2014, Spokane County Sheriff’s Deputy Brian Lawler was conducting traffic patrols in the area of Hwy 902 and Stanley Rd.  An attempted traffic stop for speeding ended with the drive being arrested for 2 felonies and a misdemeanor. At approximately 3:35 p.m., Deputy Lawler noticed a red truck pull out from […]

Fireworks Press Briefing

Fireworks Press Briefing Issuing Officer: Jan Doherty/Public Education Officer Narrative: Spokane Fire Department will host a press briefing at 10 AM on Tuesday, July 1 2014 outside the Fire Training Center at 1618 N. Rebecca St. regarding the 22nd  year of the fireworks ban in the cities of Spokane, Spokane Valley, Millwood, Cheney, Liberty Lake and the […]

Pursuit/Felony Assault/Unlawful Imprisonment

Pursuit/Felony Assault/Unlawful Imprisonment June 24th, 2014, at about 1:30 a.m., Spokane Valley Sheriff’s Deputy Jeff Thurman was patrolling the area of Sprague and Freya when he located a stolen, 2007 Chevrolet Avalanche. Deputy Thurman attempted to stop the vehicle when the driver, later identified as 43-year-old Hector Rodriguez, failed to stop and fled from Deputy […]

Thousands in Honey Product Stolen From Business

Thousands in Honey Product Stolen From Business Today, June 25th, 2014, Spokane Valley Sheriff’s Deputy Jay Bailey responded to Fruit Girl, located at 13807 E. Broadway, on a commercial burglary call.  Sometime between 6:30 p.m. last night and 7:00 a.m. this morning, several thousands of dollars’ worth of honey products and other miscellaneous items were stolen from the business.  […]

Reward Offered For Stabbing Suspect

“Update: Today, Sheriff’s Office Major Crimes Detectives interviewed the victim in this stabbing incident that occurred on June 24th, 2014, near 6600 W. Bernhill Road.  The 17-year-old male victim told detectives he staged the incident, stabbed himself and was never attacked.  At this time the juvenile male will not be charged with any crimes. Reward Offered […]

Two Motorcycle Injury Collision – W902 MP3 Spokane County

“WASHINGTON STATE PATROL * PRESS MEMO DATE: 20140709 TIME: 2158 INV UNIT: 1152 – TROOPER R SPENCER LOCATION:W902 MP3 – THREE MILES WEST OF MEDICAL LAKE COUNTY:SPOKANE COLLISION REPORT NUMBER:SECTOR CASE FILE:2986 NBR VEH: 02 CARS: 00 TRUCKS: 00 MOTORCYCLES: 02 PEDESTRIANS: 00 NBR INJ: 01 DECEASED: 00 DRUGS OR ALCOHOL INVOLVED: NO ———————————-PERSON(S) INVOLVED—————————- […]