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Fatal Collision on Bowdish Road

Posted 3 hours ago.

Last night just before midnight, Spokane Valley Sheriff's Deputies responded to a one-vehicle collision on Bowdish Road in the area of 17th Avenue in Spokane Valley.

When deputies arrived, they found a Nissa...read more

 

K9 Laslo Still Recovering

Posted Wednesday at 2:48 PM.
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Spokane County Sheriff’s Office K9 Laslo is still recovering after being attacked on April 7th by a pit bull while he and his partner Deputy Jeff Thurman where investigating a report of a burglary and assault.
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Sheriff’s Detectives Still Trying to Identify Woman

Posted Wednesday at 2:15 PM.
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Spokane County Sheriff’s Office Detectives and the Spokane County Medical Examiner’s Office continue to try and identify a woman whose body was found on January 10, 2014 in the Spokane River. This is a new computer facia...read more

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On April 14th 2014 at approximately 9:00 p.m., Spokane Valley Sheriff’s Deputy Darin Powers observed a white Geo Prizm travelling eastbound on Sprague Avenue in Spokane Valley. Deputy Powers heard the distinct sound o...read more

 

The Grand Re-opening and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the Sheriff’s Crime Prevention Office will be held on Wednesday, April 30, 2014 from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m., at the Spokane Valley Mall.

The Spokane County Sheriff’...read more

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Arrest Starts Over Spilt Milk and Soda

Posted Friday at 5:31 PM.

On April 6th 2014 at approximately 5:10 p.m., Spokane Valley Sheriff’s Deputies responded to call of a disorderly male at the HICO Convenience Store located at 9219 East Sprague in Spokane Valley. The male was reportedl...read more

 

Prosecutor Determines Officers Justified in Use of Force - W. Charles Rd. Homicide Suspect

The Spokane County Prosecutors Office has completed their review of the Officer Involved Shooting (OIS) involving homicid...read more

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Prosecutor Determines Officers Justified in Use of Force - Salvation Army OIS

The Spokane County Prosecutors Office has reviewed the case of the Officer Involved Shooting (OIS) incident involving Danny C. Jones...read more

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Spokane Investigative Regional Response Team

Posted 4/10/2014 at 3:27 PM.
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The Spokane Investigative Regional Response (S.I.R.R.) Team has completed their investigation into the shooting incident involving Spokane County Sheriff’s Deputies which occurred on February 11, 2014, near the intersectio...read more

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Garage Burglars Interrupted by Homeowners

Posted 4/9/2014 at 2:16 PM.

On April 8th 2014 at approximately 1:50 a.m., Spokane Valley Sheriff’s deputies responded to the report of a burglary in the 8000 block of East South Riverway Avenue in Spokane Valley. The victim was reporting he was arme...read more

 

Laslo Recovering After Attack

Posted 4/9/2014 at 9:45 AM.

On Monday evening, April 7th, 2014, at 6:00 p.m., Spokane Valley Sheriff's Deputy Jeff Thurman and his K9 partner Laslo responded to a burglary and assault in progress call at 19114 E. Cane Circle. Initial information wa...read more

 

On Thursday April 3rd, Riverside School District personnel called and reported the pole vault mats at Riverside High School had been vandalized.

It appears suspect(s) cut the mats in the pole vault pit sometim...read more

 

Driver Passed Out in Drive Thru

Posted 4/7/2014 at 11:07 AM.

On April 4th at approximately 00:25 a.m., Spokane Valley Sheriff’s Deputies Todd Miller and Tyler Kullman responded to a report of a person who appeared to be passed out in his vehicle. The vehicle was blocking th...read more

 

Incidents In Spokane Valley Possibly Related

Posted 4/4/2014 at 4:45 PM.

Yesterday, April 3rd, 2014, at about 6:00 p.m., a 12-year-old female was walking home from Opportunity Elementary on 10th Ave. when a pickup truck pulled up next to her by the sidewalk. The victim said the truck was ...read more

 

The Spokane Investigative Regional Response (SIRR) Team continues to investigate yesterday’s hit-and-run collision that occurred near the intersection of Division and Magnesium in north Spokane. Investigators believe th...read more

 

Today, April 2, 2014, at approximately 10:30 am, a Spokane Police officer witnessed a hit and run collision near the intersection of Division and Magnesium. The suspect fled the scene of the collision initially in hi...read more

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Spokane County Sheriff’s Office Sergeant Dave Ellis was asked to assist over the last few days as the Air Tactical Group Supervisor for this devastating disaster. He was coordinating the air assets which included four Arm...read more

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Deputy Injured During Traffic Stop

Posted 3/31/2014 at 3:48 PM.

On Friday March 28th 2014 at approximately 10:30 p.m., Spokane County Sheriff’s Deputies Brad Humphrey and Shawn Audie were working together as a two person patrol unit when they conducted a traffic stop of a vehicle in th...read more

 

**** Reminder **** Studded Snow tires must be removed by April 1st. If not, you could be issued a ticket for $124.00. Please get your times changed over and save our roads and possibly $124.

 

On Tuesday March 25th 2014, the West Central Community Coalition presented Certificates of Appreciation to several members who recently assisted the WCCC and their efforts to reduce underage drinking. Thank you to everyon...read more

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