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Posted on: September 17, 2018

UPDATE: Detectives Identify Suspect

With your help, Spokane County Sheriff’s Office Investigative Task Force (ITF) Detectives have identified the second suspect in the photos as 38-year-old Scott E. Huston.  Huston, who is already being held in the Spokane County Jail for...
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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 17, 2018

UPDATE: Timmy J. Wright has been located and he is safe.

UPDATE: Timmy J. Wright has been located and he is safe.

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Missing Adult: Timmy J. Wright

 

Spokane Valley Deputies are attempting to locate 41-year-old Timmy J. Wright.  Wright’s family explained they are very concerned for his ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 17, 2018

Detectives Ask for Your Help Identifying Female Found in River

Detectives Ask for Your Help Identifying Female Found in River

 

Spokane County Sheriff’s Major Crimes Detectives, working with the Spokane County Medical Examiner’s Office are attempting to identify the deceased adult female re...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 14, 2018

Who is this Male? Detectives Identify One Burglary Suspect and Request Your Help Identifying Second

Who is this Male?  Detectives Identify One Burglary Suspect and Request Your Help Identifying Second

Spokane County Sheriff’s Office Investigative Task Force (ITF) Detective Lloyd Hixson would like your help identifying the male suspect ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 13, 2018

Thomas J. Michalak has been located and he is safe.

UPDATE: Thomas J. Michalak Located

Thomas J. Michalak has been located and he is safe.

Missing/Runaway 13-Year-Old Thomas J. Michalak

September 13, 2018 - Spokane Valley Sheriff’s Deputies are attempting to locate Thomas J. Michalak who wa...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 13, 2018

Congratulations and Welcome New Lateral Deputies

Congratulations and Welcome New Lateral Deputies 

Yesterday morning, Spokane County Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich swore in two new Lateral Deputies.  Both Deputies bring previous law enforcement and life experience they can use, in addition to ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 11, 2018

Citizen’s Report of a Possible Vehicle Prowling Ends with Suspect’s Arrest for Residential Burglary

A Citizen’s Report of a Possible Vehicle Prowling Ends with Suspect’s Arrest for Residential Burglary of a Separate Residence

Spokane County Sheriff’s Office Deputies, responding to a suspicious person/possible vehicle prowler...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 11, 2018

SIRR Team Investigating Deputy Involved Shooting in Lincoln County

SIRR Team Investigating Deputy Involved Shooting in Lincoln County

 

The Spokane Investigative Regional Response (SIRR) Team continues to investigate the Deputy involved shooting that occurred September 6, 2018 at a residence located in the 39600 b...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 10, 2018

Spokane Valley Deputies Apply Tourniquets to Stop Severe Bleeding, Potentially Save a Man’s Life

Spokane Valley Deputies Apply Tourniquets to Stop Severe Bleeding, Potentially Save a Young Man’s Life 

Spokane Valley Deputies responded to a Welfare Check of a male who was bleeding heavily from a deep cut to his arm from a broken window. &n...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 10, 2018

Spokane Regional Auto Theft Test Force Detectives Request Your Help

Spokane Regional Auto Theft Test Force Detectives Request Your Help

Spokane Regional Auto Theft Task Force (SRATTF) Detectives are attempting to locate witnesses or tips regarding a stolen 2013 Yellow Can-Am Outlander 500, similar to the one pictured.&...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 7, 2018

LATERAL & ENTRY Level Deputy Applicants WANTED - Deputy Sheriff Open House Announcement

LATERAL & ENTRY Level Deputy Applicants WANTED: 

Deputy Sheriff Open House Announcement

 

Please join us at the Deputy Sheriff Open House on Thursday, October 4, 2018 from 6pm to 8pm!! Talk with members of the Spokane County Sh...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 7, 2018

No Criminal Charges in March 2018 Police Shooting

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 

No Criminal Charges in March 2018 Police Shooting 

 

SPOKANE COUNTY, September 7, 2018 – The Spokane County Prosecutor’s Office has determined that Spokane County Deputy Sheriff ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 6, 2018

Level III Sex Offender Information Bulletin-Notification of Move - James A. McMahan

A level 3 Registered Sex Offender Spokane Area

For more information, tips and alerts please go to our OffenderWatch® page at http://www.sheriffalerts.com/cap_main.php?office=54488

Sex Offender Information Bulletin-Notification of Move -&...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 6, 2018

SIRR Team Investigating Cheney Police Officer Involved Shooting, September 3, 2018

PRESS RELEASE

***For Immediate Release***

Date:        September 6, 2018

Contact:  Trooper Jeff Sevigney

 

Officer Involved Shooting Investigation

 

The Spokane Investigative Regional Response (SIRR)...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 5, 2018

Dean “DJ” Zumwalt Sentenced to 20 Years in Prison

Dean “DJ” Zumwalt Sentenced to 20 Years in Prison

On August 31, 2018, Dean Zumwalt was sentenced to 20 years in prison as part of a plea agreement where he pled guilty to Rape of a Child 1st Degree and Child Molestation 1st Degree (2 co...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 5, 2018

HIRING: Sheriff’s Office Dispatchers (Communication Officers) Entry and Lateral Level

HIRING: Sheriff’s Office Dispatchers (Communication Officers)

Entry Level and Lateral Level

The Spokane County Sheriff’s Office is hiring Entry Level and Lateral Communications Officers/Dispatchers.

If you are interested in a rewarding ca...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 5, 2018

Level III Sex Offender Information Bulletin-Notification of Move/Release- Benjamin E. Stutzke

A level 3 Registered Sex Offender Spokane Area

For more information, tips and alerts please go to our OffenderWatch® page at http://www.sheriffalerts.com/cap_main.php?office=54488

Sex Offender Information Bulletin-Notification of Move/Relea...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 4, 2018

Reckless Driver with a Suspended License Attempts to Flee

Reckless Driver with a Suspended License Attempts to Flee

When Spokane Valley Deputies attempted to stop a recklessly driven vehicle, the driver became even more reckless as he attempted to evade a fully marked patrol car.  The suspect was eventua...

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Sheriff's Office