Posted on: July 19, 2017

Fleeing Suspect in Stolen Car Escapes Deputies

Fleeing Suspect in Stolen Car Escapes Deputies

Spokane County Sheriff’s Deputies responding to a welfare check early Monday morning turned into a pursuit as the person they responded to assist fled in a vehicle on then on foot.  

On Monda...

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Posted on: July 19, 2017

UPDATE: Major Crimes/Fire Investigators called to Fatal Fire

UPDATE: Major Crimes/Fire Investigators called to Fatal Fire 

Spokane Valley Major Crimes Detectives and Spokane Valley Fire Investigators, assisted by Spokane County Forensic Team Technicians, continue to process the scene and collect evidence to...

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Posted on: July 18, 2017

Fatal Collision Friday Evening on South Graham Road

Fatal Collision Friday Evening on South Graham Road

Spokane County Sheriff’s Office Deputies responded to a serious injury, one vehicle rollover crash on July 14, 2017 at approximately 7:00 p.m.  The adult female driver, pronounced decea...

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Posted on: July 18, 2017

Major Crimes/Fire Investigators called to Fatal Fire

Major Crimes/Fire Investigators called to Fatal Fire  

Spokane Valley Major Crimes Detectives are working with Spokane Valley Fire Investigators at the scene of a fatal house fire in the 1800 block of N. Sipple Road in Spokane Valley.  Wh...

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Posted on: July 18, 2017

Sheriff Knezovich Commissions 7 New Deputies

Sheriff Knezovich Commissions 7 New Deputies - Basic Law Enforcement Academy begins August 1st, in Spokane

Please help us welcome your 7 New Spokane County Deputies.  Sheriff Knezovich swore them in yesterday, July 17, 2017 in front of fa...

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Posted on: July 14, 2017

No Criminal Charges in May 2017 Police Shooting (Spokane Police Dept.)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 

No Criminal Charges in May 2017 Police Shooting 

SPOKANE COUNTY, July 14, 2017 – The Spokane County Prosecutor’s Office has determined that Spokane Police Officers Ronald Van Tassel, Jul...

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Posted on: July 14, 2017

UPDATE July 14, 2017: Suspect Identified and Arrested

UPDATE: Suspect Identified and Arrested

Spokane County Sheriff’s Office Major Crimes Detectives investigating this incident identified the suspect as 32-year-old Joshua D. Trudeau and determined probable cause existed for his arrest.

With the assi...

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Posted on: July 13, 2017

Suspect Arrested after Violent DV Assault

Suspect Arrested after Violent DV Assault

Spokane Valley Deputies with the assistance of K9 Bane arrested 42-year-old Sonny E. Cannella for Assault 2nd DV, a felony.  Major Crimes Detectives were called to the scene to conduct the investigation.

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Posted on: July 12, 2017

Suspicious Person Possible Child Luring Information

Suspicious Person Possible Child Luring Information

Spokane Valley Deputies responded to a suspicious person, possible child luring attempt, yesterday afternoon in the 1900 block of N. Ella in Spokane Valley.

On July 11, 2017, at approximately 3:30 p.m., a ...

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Posted on: July 12, 2017

UPDATE: Stolen Vehicle Located Abandon

UPDATE: Stolen Vehicle Located Abandon

Thanks to an alert citizen, the stolen Hyundai was recovered in the area of Atlantic and Lyons just before midnight.  The citizen recognized the vehicle after seeing the information requesting assistance broa...

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Posted on: July 11, 2017

Major Crime Detectives Need Your Help

Major Crime Detectives Need Your Help  

Spokane County Sheriff’s Office Major Crimes Detectives would like your help locating a silver 2016 Hyundai Veloster (similar to photo) with Washington license plates BEM8056.  The vehicle...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: July 11, 2017

UPDATE: Charges Dismissed in court-Officer Arrested on Domestic Violence Charge

UPDATE: At first appearance in Spokane County District Court today, the charges in the case were DISMISSED.

****Officer Arrested on Domestic Violence Charge

Spokane County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested 51-year-old John H. Scott, a Spokane Police Off...

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Posted on: July 10, 2017

Pizza Delivery for Suspected Burglar Foiled by Arrest

Pizza Delivery for Suspected Burglar Foiled by Arrest

Spokane County Sheriff’s Office Deputies arrested 28-year-old Derek J. Dolan for burglary after an alert neighbor reported seeing a suspicious male break into the garage of a vacant home. &...

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Posted on: July 10, 2017

Reckless Driver Resists Arrest after Fleeing in a Vehicle and on Foot

Reckless Driver Resists Arrest after Fleeing in a Vehicle and on Foot

Spokane Valley Deputies arrested 24-year-old Cyle L. Dewey for several charges after he led them on a pursuit, a foot chase, and resisted arrest after he was caught.  Dewey was ...

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Posted on: July 7, 2017

UPDATE: George Williams located and Safe

UPDATE: George Williams located and SafeEarlier this afternoon, Oregon State Parks authorities advised they contacted Williams and he is safe and not in need of assistance.

Have You Seen George W. Williams

Spokane County Sheriff Office is attempting to loca...

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Posted on: July 6, 2017

A reminder from TARGET ZERO: New Distracted Driving Law: Effective July 23, 2017

A reminder from TARGET ZERONew Distracted Driving Law: Effective July 23, 2017

NO hand-held cell phone use while driving.

**  Even when stopped in traffic or at a traffic light.

**  Includes ALL electronic devices even tablet, laptops and v...

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