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Posted on: September 21, 2021

A candid Discussion about the COVID 19 with Dr. Velázquez & Sheriff Knezovich (Video-1)

candid Discussion about the COVID 19 with Dr. Velázquez & Sheriff Knezovich (Video-1)

Dr. Francisco Velázquez, Interim Health Officer, Spokane Regional Health District, and Spokane County Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich have a candid conver...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 20, 2021

Missing Vulnerable Juvenile Female and Male

Missing Vulnerable Juvenile Female and Male

Can you help us find Hailly L. Bernard and Patrick G. Kauffman? 

 

Spokane County Sheriff’s Deputies are attempting to locate two missing/vulnerable juveniles, 12-year-old Hailly L. Bern...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 18, 2021

Major Crimes Detectives Investigating Shooting in Hotel Parking Lot

Major Crimes Detectives Investigating Shooting in Hotel Parking Lot  

 

Spokane Valley Deputies and Major Crimes Detectives are at the scene of a shooting in the parking lot of the Ramada at 905 N. Sullivan in Spokane Valley.  The...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 17, 2021

UPDATE: Detectives Arrest Assault Suspect, Edward M. Leavens

UPDATE: Detectives Arrest Assault Suspect, Edward M. Leavens

 

This afternoon, Spokane Valley Major Crimes Detectives, with the assistance of the Pacific Northwest Violent Offender Task Force, developed information on a possible location f...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 17, 2021

Report of Possible Weapon at High School Unfounded

Report of Possible Weapon at High School Unfounded

 

Spokane Valley Deputies, working with East Valley High School (EVHS) Administrators, briefly placed the high school in modified lockdown (students stay in classrooms) for the safety of students a...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 16, 2021

Support Staff Sign-On Bonus Offered by Spokane County Sheriff’s Office

Support Staff Sign-On Bonus Offered by Spokane County Sheriff’s Office

Several Administrative and Automotive Technician Openings 

 

The Spokane County Sheriff’s Office has several support staff employment opport...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 15, 2021

Deputies and SAU Detectives Locate and Arrest Suspect for Rape

Deputies and SAU Detectives Locate and Arrest Suspect for Rape

 

Spokane Valley Deputies responded to a reported rape of a 17-year-old female early this morning.  Through the investigation, the suspect was identified, located, and arrested...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 14, 2021

Driver, a Convicted Felon, Arrested for a Felony Warrant and Unlawful Possession of a Firearm

Driver, a Convicted Felon, Arrested for a Felony Warrant and Unlawful Possession of a Firearm after Failing to Follow Traffic Commands

 

Spokane Valley Deputies, at the scene of a one-vehicle non-injury crash, contacted the driver of an unrelated c...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 14, 2021

Deputies Arrest Suspect for Felony Assault and Kidnapping

Deputies Arrest Suspect for Felony Assault and Kidnapping

 

Spokane Valley Deputies responded to the report of a female who was severely beaten.   The victim was provided medical attention for serious, non-life-threatening injuries. &n...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 10, 2021

Major Crimes Detectives Investigating Vicious Domestic Violence Assault

Major Crimes Detectives Investigating Vicious Domestic Violence Assault

 

Spokane Valley Major Crimes Detectives are investigating the violent assault of a female victim in her late seventies.   The victim was transported to the hospital w...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 9, 2021

Suspect Tries to Deter Deputy by Igniting Spray from Aerosol Can

Suspect Tries to Deter Deputy by Igniting Spray from Aerosol Can

 

This morning, a male suspect produced an aerosol can, pointed it at a Spokane County Sheriff’s Office Sergeant, and lit it on fire, creating an approximate two-foot flame....

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 8, 2021

‘Huffing’ Suspect Arrested Again, in Less Than 24 Hours, for DUI

‘Huffing’ Suspect Arrested Again, in Less Than 24 Hours, for DUI

 

Spokane County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested 42-year-old Christopher J. Rangel, a second time in less than 24 hours, for Driving Under the Influence of A...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 8, 2021

Crime Victim Services Information

Information from the Spokane County Crime Victim Services, Spokane Regional Law and Justice Council, Spokane County Prosecutor’s Office and several Community Partners:

We know that being a survivor or witness of violence can be devastating and difficult to...

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Sheriff's Office