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Car thefts jumped significantly over last two years in Yakima
Action News crime tracker learned Yakima car thefts have jumped significantly in the last two years.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
YPD looking for robbery suspect; amber alert cancelled
On 6-15-13 at 3:45pm, Yakima Police Officers responded to the 700blk of S. 7th Ave. regarding a robbery that occurred in the 1000blk of S. 9th Ave between the hrs of 12:30-1:00am.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
Two officers added to YPD's gang unit
More officers in the gang unit are having a direct effect on crime in Yakima. YPD said veteran officers can now be more proactive to prevent trouble.
Block Watch programs keeping crime down in Yakima
"It's even during the day, I had a neighbor down the block from us, she was robbed in broad daylight.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Wastewater Line Project to Cause Traffic Delays in Yakima
The intersection of 40th Avenue and Tieton Drive will be closed from 7:00 pm to 6:00 am on both Monday, June 17th and Tuesday, June 18th in order to accommodate the installation of a new wastewater line.
Mosquito Samples Test Positive for West Nile Virus in Yakima County
The department says this is an unusual time to detect the virus because they don't usually see it pop up until July or August.
Yakima man sentenced to 10 years in prison for drug trafficking
Ruben Ornelas, 33, of Yakima, was sentenced Thursday after being convicted of distribution of methamphetamine.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Spike in Yakima home thefts
Police are looking for suspects in connection with several home burglaries on Nob Hill Boulevard in Yakima.
Police: Accused child rapist had 2nd victim in basement
There are new details on a Yakima man accused of child rape. Police confirm a second victim was found in the basement of Travis Padgett's home.
Man injured in Yakima hit & run in serious condition
A man suffered life-threatening injuries after being hit by a car late Wednesday night, according to Yakima police.
Yakima prosecutors drop request for closed hearing
Prosecutors in Yakima County have dropped their request to close a court hearing to vet new evidence in a triple murder case.
Moxee man admits selling counterfeit air bags
A man who sold counterfeit air bags from China on the Internet pleaded guilty Wednesday in federal court in Yakima to conspiracy to traffic in counterfeit goods.
Couple Pleads Not Guilty to Ambushing Agent
A couple in Yakima, Wash., pleaded not guilty this week to charges of stalking and attacking a real estate agent in a vacant house.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
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Yakima man sentenced to prison for advertising child porn
A Washington man was sentenced in federal court in Anchorage for advertising child pornography in Alaska, according to U.S. Attorney Karen L. Loeffler Matthew Edward Shubart, 33, from Yakima, Washington, was sentenced yesterday by U.S. District Court Judge Timothy M. Burgess to 15 years in prison.
Hanford High earns top 5th Avenue Awards
Hanford High School took the top honors at the 11th annual 5th Avenue Awards, announced Tuesday night.
Police: Man taken to hospital after flipping his car
A rollover crash on Walnut Street in Yakima Tuesday afternoon sent one man to the hospital with serious injuries.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Say Goodbye to Eisenhower High School
People with special ties to Yakima's Eisenhower High School will get one last chance to say goodbye this week.
Suspects Accused of Trying to Murder Yakima Realtor Plead Not Guilty
Two suspects accused of beating and cutting the throat of a 78-year-old Yakima man pleaded not guilty in court Tuesday.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Photos: Yakima IDs men charged during prostitution emphasis
These eight people were arrested last month during an emphasis patrol on N. 1st Street.