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Posted on: April 18, 2019

Spokane County Sheriff Forensic Unit Earns ANAB Accreditation

Spokane County Sheriff Forensic Unit Earns ANAB Accreditation

 

On March 1, 2019, the Spokane County Sheriff Forensic Unit became one of five ANAB accredited forensic units/labs in the State of Washington. The Forensic Unit staff has worked incredi...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 17, 2019

Krispy Kreme Armed Robbery: Crime Stoppers of the Inland Northwest Offers Reward

Krispy Kreme Armed Robbery: Crime Stoppers of the Inland Northwest Offers Reward

Crime Stoppers of the Inland Northwest is offering a cash reward of up to $1,000 for anyone providing information leading to the arrest of the armed suspect who robbed the Kri...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 16, 2019

K9 Gunnar Tracks Down Burglar, Stolen Loot Recovered

K9 Gunnar Tracks Down Burglar, Stolen Loot Recovered 

 

Spokane Valley Deputies, with the assistance of K9 Gunnar, located a burglary suspect along with a stolen chainsaw and power washer stolen from the Spokane Veterans Center.  ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 16, 2019

FREE Washington State Boater Education Classes

FREE Washington State Boater Education Classes 

With spring upon us, bringing thoughts of sun and warmer temperatures coupled with the opening day of the fishing season fast approaching, excitement is growing to get out and enjoy our beautiful lak...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 15, 2019

Deputies & Officers Work Together to Capture Fleeing Suspect with K9 Gunnar on His Trail

Deputies & Officers Work Together to Capture Fleeing Suspect 

with K9 Gunnar on His Trail 

On Sunday evening, Spokane County Sheriff’s Office Deputies and Spokane Police Department Officers worked together to locate a suspect...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 12, 2019

Suspect Assaults Victim with Boxcutter on an STA Bus

Suspect Assaults Victim with Boxcutter on an STA Bus 

 

Spokane Valley Deputies located and arrested a male suspect after he used a boxcutter type tool to cut the throat of the victim, causing minor injuries.  Deputies responded a...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 12, 2019

Detectives Seek Information Regarding Electronics Theft - Crime Stoppers Reward Offered

Detectives Seek Information Regarding Electronics Theft 

Crime Stoppers Reward Offered

Crime Stoppers of the Inland Northwest is now offering a reward in an effort to assist Spokane Valley Investigative Unit (SVIU) Detectives as they investigate th...

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Crime Stoppers Tips Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 11, 2019

SWAT Team & SPD K9 Successfully Locate Suspect

SWAT Team & SPD K9 Successfully Locate Suspect

Early this morning, Spokane County Sheriff’s Office SWAT Team members, assisted by a Spokane Police Department K9 Unit, located a suspect in the basement of a home after he broke the front window...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 10, 2019

Clarification Regarding Suspicious Death Investigation on S. Park Lane

Clarification Regarding Suspicious Death Investigation on S. Park Lane

Regarding the suspicious Death investigation on S. Park Lane, this IS still an active investigation and suspicious in nature as the Medical Examiner’s Office has not determine...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 8, 2019

Motorcycle Crash Leaves One in Serious Condition, One in Satisfactory Condition

Motorcycle Crash Leaves One in Serious Condition, One in Satisfactory Condition

 

Spokane Valley Deputies and Traffic Unit Investigators respond to a one vehicle, motorcycle crash near the intersection of N. Park Rd. and E. Rutter Ave. in Spokane V...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 8, 2019

Introduction to Women’s Self-Defense Course

Introduction to Women’s Self-Defense Course

Classes Fill Up Fast – Reserve Your Spot Today 

These Classes are open to the public. Reserve your spot for the upcoming class on

Saturday, April 27th, 2019

One 4-hour session (ages 14 a...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 8, 2019

Man, Repeatedly Stabs Himself in the Chest when Contacted by Deputies

Man, Repeatedly Stabs Himself in the Chest when Contacted by Deputies

 

Spokane County Sheriff’s Office Deputies responding to a suspicious vehicle call were shocked when the male passenger pulled out a folding knife, opened it and stabbe...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 8, 2019

FREE WA State Boater Education Class in Medical Lake

FREE WA State Boater Education Class in Medical Lake 

Spokane County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Travis Pendell will be presenting a FREE Washington State Boater Education Classes held in the Medical Lake High School Auditorium on the evenin...

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Medical Lake Boater Education Flyer Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 7, 2019

Suspicious Death Investigation on S. Park Lane

Suspicious Death Investigation on S. Park Lane

Spokane County Sheriff’s Office Deputies responded to a welfare check and located a deceased male at the premises.  A vulnerable adult, who reportedly lived at the residence, also was discov...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 5, 2019

Burglars Can’t Evade Deputies or K9 Bane

Burglars Can’t Evade Deputies or K9 Bane

 

Spokane Valley Deputies arrested two burglary suspects after they attempted to flee in a vehicle, intentionally crashed in a fence of another business disabling their SUV and then fled on foot. &...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 4, 2019

Armed/Wanted Robbery & Auto Theft Suspect Attempts to Flee

Armed/Wanted Robbery & Auto Theft Suspect Attempts to Flee 

 

Spokane County Sheriff’s Office Deputies arrested a suspect wanted for stealing his mother’s vehicle and forcefully attempting to take her purse. &nb...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 4, 2019

UPDATE: Suspect Charged with Murder 1st Degree (DV)

UPDATE: Suspect Charged with Murder 1st Degree (DV) 

The suspicious death investigation is now officially a homicide investigation.  Today, Spokane County Sheriff’s Office Major Crimes Detectives charged 28-year-old Joseph W. Sc...

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Sheriff's Office