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Tuesday Memo: Patrolling the store aisles ... Crystal avalanche ... Big cat attack
There's moonlighting, but what do you call this? A Spokane County sheriff's deputy may be in trouble after being accused of working at a retail store while he was supposed to be on patrol.
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PHOTOS: K9 Ekko Retires
KHQ.COM - Spokane County Sheriff's Office K9 Ekko Grunheide retired on March 1st, 2014 after almost 6 years of dedicated service.
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Liberty Lake Splash
A Cup of Joe: Pillars of the police force
When Clint Gibson and Ray Bourgeois began working for the Liberty Lake Police Department in 2002, the entire precinct was housed in a space scarcely larger than a meeting room at current LLPD headquarters.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Local deputy accused of working other job while on duty
A Spokane County Sheriff's Office deputy was placed on administrative leave Monday night.
Spokane Police Search For Suspect In On-Going...
PRESS RELEASE FROM THE SPOKANE POLICE DEPT: Spokane Police search for Jenny K. Rogers, who is wanted on Kidnapping charges in connection to the on-going Kidnapping and Murder investigation.
Multiple suspects arrested in Whitman murder case
Multiple arrests were made over the weekend in the kidnapping and murder of David Whitman, an alleged drug dealer who, according to court documents, was killed when other drug dealers suspected him of stealing from them.
Marijuana dispensary owner claims self-defense in shooting
The owner of a marijuana dispensary in north Spokane shot a man outside his business Sunday night, claiming he was defending himself and his business.
Dental records needed to identify Long Lake body
The Stevens County Coroner confirmed Monday that she has finished the autopsy on the body found near Long Lake on Friday.
Prolific crime fighter retires to play fetch, take naps
The Spokane County Sheriff's Office has confirmed the retirement of one of its most prolific crimefighters, who has left the force to enjoy a retirement filled with play time and naps.
New Mountlake Terrace city manager says city in good shape
New Mountlake Terrace City Manager Arlene Fisher says that, after her first week on the job, she finds that she's taking over a city that is in good shape.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Spokane police Chief Frank Straub gets candid about cameras - Sun, 09 Mar 2014 PST
Law enforcement in Spokane County is about to enter a new era in which almost all interactions between officers and citizens will be recorded.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
4th person arrested in kidnapping investigation
Spokane Police detectives have arrested a 4th person in connection to a reported kidnapping in Spokane and the location of a body in Stevens County.
Repairs to washed-out Freeman road to take months
Work to fix a badly damaged section of Jackson Road would not start immediately.
Marijuana shop burglary, THC-laced candy bar lead to Washington teen's expulsion: Late-night news roundup
Who knows if an Elk, Wash. , high school student suspected of breaking into medical marijuana dispensary would have been caught? But Spokane County sheriff's deputies say the kid gave himself away by sharing some of the loco loot.
Seahawks' Taima is in the House...
The Seahawks' flying mascot Taima made a guest appearance in the Legislature this morning, posing for pictures and being present in the House when a resolution of his honor was adopted.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
3 Men Arrested, 6 Pounds Of Meth Seized In Grant County
Three men were arrested and six pounds of meth was seized following a joint investigation between Grant County and federal law enforcement agencies.
SWAT sniper identified in Tuesday's deputy-involved shooting - Fri, 07 Mar 2014 PST
Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. A 13-year veteran of the Spokane County Sheriff's Office and longtime sniper with the agency's SWAT team fired the shot that struck a Montana fugitive in the hand Tuesday morning, according to a news release.
Spokane Sheriff's Deputies investigate marijuana dispensary break-in
Spokane County Sheriff's Deputies are investigating a marijuana dispensary break-in that may have led to a student going to the hospital.
Two men arrested in death of man pulled from river - Fri, 07 Mar 2014 PST
Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. Two men were arrested overnight facing charges of robbery and murder in the death of a 47-year-old man pulled from the Spokane River in November, the Spokane County Sheriff's Office said.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Second suspect arrested in December arson - Thu, 06 Mar 2014 PST
Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. A second person has been charged with first-degree arson in connection with a fire at a home in northeast Spokane on Dec. 1. Jamie M. Burdeau, 24, is being held in the Spokane County Jail on $15,000 bond in the fire in the 2500 block of North Columbus Street.