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Posted on: December 3, 2018

***12/5/2018 Closed in Observance of the former President George H.W. Bush***

In observance of an Executive Order issued by The President of the United States on December 1, 2018, the Building & Planning Department will be closed on Wednesday, December 5, 2018 in honor of former President,  George H.W. Bush.  ...

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Building & Planning
Posted on: November 20, 2018

Draft 2018 Capital Facilities Plan

Spokane County is updating its Capital Facilities Plan.  Capital facilities are the public infrastructure needed to support new growth, such as: roads, bridges, sewer, water and storm water facilities, public buildings, and parks and recreation f...

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Building & Planning
Posted on: October 25, 2018

***ATTENTION*** Notice of Change to Inspection Request Time Frames

Beginning January 1, 2019, our inspection request cut-off will be changing from 8:30 a.m. to 7:00 a.m.

For more information, please click on the link below

Notice of Change to Inspection Request Timeframes

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Building & Planning
Posted on: October 17, 2018

Infill Development

As part of Spokane County's Comprehensive Plan Update, the Department of Building and Planning is considering options to increase opportunities for infill development within the Urban Growth Area.  The objective is to provide more opportunities f...

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Building & Planning
Posted on: October 12, 2018

Spokane County Burn Restrictions Lifted

The burn restrictions which were implemented on July 16, 2018, are being lifted effective today, October 12, 2018 at 8:00 a.m. PT.  

NOTE:  Burning may be temporarily restricted by Spokane Regional Clean Air Agency due to increasing fine ...

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Building & Planning

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Posted on: October 17, 2018

Odyssey Portal Announcement

The current State Case Management System called SCOMIS will be replaced in Spokane County by Odyssey on November 5, 2018 and along with this change, a new web based Odyssey Portal will become available to users at that same time. Odyssey Portal will perfo...

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Posted on: September 3, 2018

Register to Vote

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Don't wait until the last minute. Register to Vote today!

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Posted on: November 6, 2018

General Election Results

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November 6, 2018 General Election results were certified on November 27th.

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Posted on: November 26, 2018

New Resident Information

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If you're new to Washington State, here is some helpful information about voting from the Washington Secretary of State.

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Posted on: December 17, 2018

Real or fake tree? Do you know what's best for the environment?

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Do you remember those awful aluminum trees? Well, these days the debate is over fake or real trees. Did you know that the typical fake tree has triple the impact on climate change and resource consumption than a real tree. We recommend REAL!

Environmental Services
Posted on: December 17, 2018

Environmentally friendly gift ideas.

Hierarchy of Ethical Gift Purchasing

Stumped on what to give someone who seems to have everything? You can be creative - and environmentally friendly.

Environmental Services
Posted on: December 17, 2018

Check out the Garbage Goat Blog.

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The holiday season can mean excess waste that’s hard to deal with. This month’s Garbage Goat blog explores the ins and outs of recycling to keep your trash can from overflowing this holiday season. https://www.spokanecounty.org/4008/Garbage-Goats-Blog

Environmental Services
Posted on: December 14, 2018

Spokane County Regional Water Reclamation Facility "stars" in new video.

For a fascinating look at how the Spokane County Regional Water Reclamation Facility is positively impacting the region, go to the Environmental Services YouTube channel or click on: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bjeoZUUj9EA.

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Posted on: September 1, 2017

Want to see what else Spokane County has to offer?

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Click on the link below to visit Spokane County Parks, Recreation & Golf Department's homepage to discover our parks, trails, aquatic facilities and more!

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Posted on: December 17, 2018

Virtual Payables

Virtual Card Payments

Spokane County has partnered with Bank of America Merrill Lynch to offer a virtual card payment program, called virtual payables, to the County’s suppliers. This is the County’s preferred method of payment and is part of a county-wide effort to reduce pap...

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Posted on: February 1, 2018

Go Mobile!

New Mobile App Spokane County On the Go

Spokane County has launched a new mobile app called Spokane County on the Go. This new digital tool will provide an on-the-go connection for individuals seeking Spokane County resources, news, and information from their smart phones, tablets or hand-held ...

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Posted on: May 24, 2016

Inmate Roster

Inmate Roster

View the list of inmates currently in custody of Detention Services

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Posted on: May 12, 2016

Property Information in the palm of your hand

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View property information and maps for your home, business, or a prospective real estate purchase. Spokane County SCOUT brings you school and services information, property taxes and valuations, maps, and more!

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Posted on: January 5, 2018

Treasurer's Office has Moved

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The Spokane County Treasurer’s Office has joined the Assessor & Auditor’s office on the first floor of the Courthouse.

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Posted on: December 6, 2018

Notice of Application - 10010 W. Geiger Blvd/B1803742

PROJECT:  Office Addition

ADDRESS:  10010 W. Geiger Blvd, Spokane, WA  99224

PARCEL NUMBER:  24065.0507

DATE ISSUED:  December 4, 2018

COMMENT PERIOD ENDS: December 18, 2018 at 4:00 p.m.

APPLICANT: TC Pursuit Servic...

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: November 29, 2018

Notice of Application - PW-2073-2018

PROJECT:   Preliminary Plat of West Terrace 5th, 3rd addition to divide 18.66 acres into 52 lots for single family residences in the Low Density Residential (LDR) zone.

PARCEL NUMBERS: 24181.9057, 24074.9072, 24074.9077

PROJECT LOCATION:  ...

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: November 5, 2018

Notice of Application - 6101 S. Hayford Rd/B17803439

PROJECT:  Grading for future development (Import of 80,000 CU YDS of fill material from adjacent parcel to the east currently under development - 10010 W. Geiger Rd)

ADDRESS:  6101 S. Hayford Road

PARCEL NUMBERS:  24063.0501; 2406...

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: October 29, 2018

Notice of Application - SP-1633-18

PROJECT:  A Preliminary Short Plat to divide 1.10 acres into 3 lots for duplex development.

PARCEL NUMBER:  36102.0167

PROJECT LOCATION:  The subject site is generally located on the southeast corner of the intersection of Farwell...

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: October 22, 2018

Notice of Application - 14811 W. McFarlane Rd/B1803302

PROJECT:  Grading for construction of rail line (Extension off the Geiger Spur to service possible future SIA tenants)

ADDRESS:  14811 W. McFarlane Road

PARCEL NUMBERS: 15342.9004, 15341.9001

DATE ISSUED:  October 22, 2018

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: October 22, 2018

Notice of Application - 8908 N. Nevada St/B1803296

PROJECT: Parking Lot expansion of 101 Parking Stalls (includes placement of 8 foot tall retaining wall w/6 foot fencing atop)

ADDRESS:  8908 N. Nevada Street

PARCEL NUMBER: 36201.9038

DATE ISSUED:  October 17, 2018

APPLICANT:  Todd ...

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: October 11, 2018

Notice of Application - B1801964/200 S. Alki Street

PROJECT:  Grading for Old Gravel Pit Reclamation (Import of 150,000 CU YDS of fill material)

ADDRESS:  200 S. Alki Street

PARCEL NUMBERS: 13236.9084, 13236.9068

DATE ISSUED:  October 10, 2018

COMMENT PERIOD CLOSES:  Wednesd...

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: October 4, 2018

Notice of Application - SP-1632-18

PROJECT: The proposed subdivision is a Preliminary Short Plat to divide 0.51 of an acre into two (2) lots.  One (1) single family and one (1) duplex residence in the Low Density Residential (LDR) Zone.

PARCEL NUMBER: 45062.0950

PROJECT LOCATION: &a...

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: September 19, 2018

Notice of Application - B1802065/1200 S. Coleman Rd.

PROJECT: Grading & Importing 100,000 CU YD for Residential Subdivision to Parcel Number 35244.9003

ADDRESS:  1200 S. Coleman Road

PARCEL NUMBER:  35251.9041

DATE ISSUED:  September 19, 2018

COMMENT PERIOD CLOSES:  4:00 ...

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: September 19, 2018

Notice of Application - B1802864/1500 S. Girard St.

PROJECT: Grading & Importing 100,000 CU YD for Residential Subdivision to Parcel Number 35244.9041

ADDRESS:  1500 South Girard Street

PARCEL NUMBER:  35251.9003

DATE ISSUED:  September 19, 2018

COMMENT PERIOD CLOSES:  4...

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: September 14, 2018

Notice of Application - B1802851

PROJECT:  Grading and Relocating of 1600 CU YDS on adjacent parcel for future construction of Gym

ADDRESS:  2804 E. Spangle Waverly Road, Spangle, WA   99031

PARCEL NUMBERS: 32103.9023. 32094.9007

OWNER:  Upper Columbia Mi...

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: October 8, 2018

Notice of Application - 12000 E. Midway Rd. - B1802413

PROJECT:  Grading for Private Road

ADDRESS:  12000 E. Midway Road

PARCEL NUMBERS: 47284.9065, 47284.9066, 47284.9067, 47284.9068, 47283.9076, 47283.9077, 47283.9078, 47283.9079, 47282.9080, 47282.9081, 47282.9082

DATE ISSUED:  &...

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: July 12, 2018

Notice of Application - 3021 S Sullivan - Church Addition/Remodel

PROJECT:  Church Addition/Remodel to add classrooms, storage and multipurpose room and remodel existing church classrooms, bathrooms and corridors.

PROJECT NUMBER:  B1801752

LOCATION:  3021 S. Sullivan Road, Veradale, WA

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: June 11, 2018

Notice of Application - SMA-234-18 - Substantial Dev. Permit for Sanitary Sewer Pipeline

PROJECT:  SMA-234-18

PROJECT DESCRIPTION:  A Proposed Shoreline Substantial Development Permit (SSDP) for construction of a sanitary sewer pipeline on the existing Little Spokane River Bridge (N Little Spokane Drive) to include clearing a...

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Posted on: December 5, 2018

Mica Peak Conservation Area Doubles in Size

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On November 30th, Spokane County purchased 900 acres of land on Mica Peak, doubling the size of Mica Peak Conservation Area!

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Posted on: November 19, 2018

Glenrose Trailhead Open

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Spokane County's newest trailhead is open to the public!

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Posted on: October 19, 2018

Thinning begins this month at McLellan Conservation Area

Thinning Project Ponderosa Pine

This project is the final phase of pre-commercial thinning prescribed by the McLellan Forest Management Plan, which was developed in 2009. 50% of the funding for this project comes from WA DNR while 50% is being provided by Spokane County through a mainte...

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Parks, Recreation & Golf
Posted on: August 16, 2018

Looking for a new trail to explore?

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Spokane County provides numerous trails for beginners to experienced. Download a trail map and explore!

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Posted on: December 14, 2018

Traffic Restrictions and Delays for Dec. 14-21, 2018.

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Impacts to Bigelow Gulch from Palmer to Forker Road during the reconstruction
of the intersection. SLOW DOWN and watch for signage. This is still an activeconstruction zone.
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Public Works
Posted on: November 27, 2018

Google Maps giving incorrect information about Bigelow Gulch-Forker traffic revisions.

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GOOGLE MAPS IS WRONG!

Please review the information below for the most current traffic revisions in the area of Bigelow Gulch and Forker Road.

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Improvement of the Bigelow Gulch Corridor connecting Forker Road to Progress Road via a new alignm...

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Public Works

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Posted on: November 1, 2018

10 Tips for your Senior Pets

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1. Health check-ups: Make sure your senior pet has regular visits with your veterinarian. In fact, many veterinarians recommend that senior dogs should be examined twice a year, even more so if the dog has serious health issues. A thorough physical examin...

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Posted on: November 1, 2018

10 Tips for your Senior Pets

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1. Health check-ups: Make sure your senior pet has regular visits with your veterinarian. In fact, many veterinarians recommend that senior dogs should be examined twice a year, even more so if the dog has serious health issues. A thorough physical examin...

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Posted on: November 1, 2018

Talking Turkey

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If you decide to feed your pet a little nibble of turkey, make sure it is boneless and well-cooked. Don't offer her raw or undercooked turkey, which may contain salmonella bacteria. 

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Posted on: November 1, 2018

Thanksgiving Pet Recipes

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Turkey treats for dogs, puppy meatloaf, sassy kat dinner, and turkey and cranberry dog bones, ideas for the perfect home-made treats for your animals this Thanksgiving.

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Posted on: November 1, 2018

Love is Ageless

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Senior animals are some of the hardest to adopt out at SCRAPS. Not because of the dog or cat themselves, but because most people have in mind adopting a puppy or kitten rather than a mature companion. That is a shame. Some of the most wonderful animals we...

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Posted on: November 1, 2018

Dog House Drive

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Donate to the SCRAPS Doghouse Drive to help repair donated doghouses.

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Posted on: December 14, 2018

HOLIDAYS & HEROES 2018

Pictures from HOLIDAYS & HEROES 2018 last Sunday!! Finally, some fun and smiles!! 

This year’s Holidays & Heroes was incredibly fun and successful thanks to the hard work of Deputy Chris Young, Deputy Brad Humphrey, and all the S...

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Posted on: December 12, 2018

Traffic Unit Investigates Vehicle Found in the Spokane River

Traffic Unit Investigates Vehicle Found in the Spokane River

Spokane Valley Traffic Unit personnel are investigating the circumstances leading up to a vehicle being found in the south side of the Spokane River in the 17600 block of E. Montgomery in Spokane...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: December 12, 2018

UPDATE: Suspect, Mason Day, Booked into Jail

UPDATE: Suspect, Mason Day, Booked into Jail

After being medically cleared from the hospital, the suspect, Mason Day, was transported and booked into the Spokane County Jail for two counts of Assault 3rd Degree (DV) and one count of Interfering with the Re...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: December 11, 2018

UPDATE: Citizen’s Tip Leads to Stabbing Suspect’s Motorhome and Arrest – Victim in Stable Condition

UPDATE: Citizen’s Tip Leads to Stabbing Suspect’s Motorhome and Arrest – Victim in Stable Condition 

 

As of this morning, the 52-year-old victim from last night's stabbing in the 5200 block of E. Sprague remai...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: December 11, 2018

Suspects Arrested and Charged with Attempted Murder and Criminal Conspiracy after a Vicious Assault

Suspects Arrested and Charged with Attempted Murder and Criminal Conspiracy after a Vicious Assault with a Hammer 

Spokane County Sheriff’s Office Deputies located two suspects of a violent assault, which ended with the victim being tran...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: December 10, 2018

Major Crime Detectives Investigating Stabbing Near Costco

Major Crime Detectives Investigating Stabbing Near Costco

Spokane Valley Major Crimes Detectives are investigating a stabbing in the 5200 block of E. Sprague.  Initial information provided to Deputies arriving at the scene is the suspect and victi...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: December 7, 2018

Suspect in Social Media Threats Investigation Arrested

Suspect in Social Media Threats Investigation Arrested 

 

This morning, Major Crimes Detectives arrested a 16-year-old female for her role instigating the SnapChat threats toward East Valley High School.  She was booked into the S...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: December 6, 2018

UPDATE: Suspect Arrested in Mead High School Social Media Threat Investigation

UPDATE: Suspect Arrested in Mead High School Social Media Threat Investigation

Spokane County Sheriff’s Office School Resource Deputy Jeff Rogers contacted and arrested a 13-year-old female suspect in connection with last Tuesday’s soci...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: December 6, 2018

UPDATE: Suspect in Cheney Shooting Arrested

UPDATE: Suspect in Cheney Shooting Arrested

On November 21, 2018, Spokane County Sheriff’s Detective Mike Ricketts obtained an arrest warrant for suspect, 21-year-old Kevin D. Clay of Kent WA, in connection with the shooting where three victims w...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: December 6, 2018

UPDATE: Northbound Sullivan is Open to Traffic

UPDATE: Northbound Sullivan is Open to Traffic

 

Spokane Valley Deputies advise they have opened the northbound lanes of Sullivan to traffic. The southbound lanes remain closed with an estimated time to hopefully reopen them in the next 2 or possib...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: December 5, 2018

Homicide Investigation on N. Bear Lake Road

Homicide Investigation on N. Bear Lake Road 

Spokane County Sheriff’s Office Major Crimes Detectives are investigating a homicide at a residence, located in the 27000 block of N. Bear Lake Road, in North Spokane County.  The sus...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: December 5, 2018

Missing Adult Female: Loc D. Nguyen

Missing Adult Female: Loc D. Nguyen  

Spokane Valley Sheriff’s Deputies are attempting to locate 24-year-old Loc D. Nguyen and are asking for your help.

Nguyen contacted her family/roommate on the evening of December 3, 2018, after she f...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: December 4, 2018

Suspects in Social Media Threats Identified - No Imminent Danger to Students or Staff

Suspects in Social Media Threats Identified 

No Imminent Danger to Students or Staff

 

Investigators have identified the suspects involved in the social media threats aimed at three local high schools which caused fear in our community and ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: December 4, 2018

Social Media Threats Investigation Continues

Social Media Threats Investigation Continues

 

Spokane Valley and Spokane County Sheriff’s Deputies, with the assistance of Major Crimes Detectives, continue to investigate the social media threat mentioning East Valley High School as wel...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: December 4, 2018

Spokane Valley Deputies Investigating Social Media Threat

Spokane Valley Deputies Investigating Social Media Threat 

Spokane Valley Deputies, East Valley High School Resource Deputy McQuitty and East Valley School District Officials continue to work together to investigate a Snapchat threat posted last n...

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Posted on: December 10, 2018

Community Information Meeting regarding Risk Tool

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We will be holding a Community meeting on Thursday December 13th from 5 to  6:30 PM at the Northeast Community Center to inform the public about the implementation of the PSA risk tool.  For more info see the information brochure&nbs...

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Spokane Regional Law & Justice Council News
Posted on: July 27, 2017

MacArthur Grant Safety and Justice challenge - information online!

We have heard from community members that they would like to have access to our MacArthur Safety & Justice Challenge grant activities.  In response, we have created a new webpage to allow us do this.  We have also posted a brief hist...

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Spokane Regional Law & Justice Council News
Posted on: April 18, 2017

Operations of the Spokane Regional Law and Justice Council (SRLJC)

Law and Justice Council members and support staff often receive questions about the structure of the Law and Justice Council;  who serves on the SRLJC (why and for how long) and the subcommittee structure. Answers to all of these questions, and m...

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