Posted on: March 27, 2017

Vehicle Prowling Suspect Points Sawed-Off Shotgun at Deputy

Vehicle Prowling Suspect Points Sawed-Off Shotgun at Deputy

This morning a vehicle prowling call took a very dangerous and potentially fatal turn when a Spokane Valley Deputy approached two suspects in the 15800 block of East Sprague.  One of the ...

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Posted on: March 24, 2017

Air 1 Video Compilation of Area Flooding and the Spokane River, March 22, 2017

This is a video compilation of clips from footage captured by Air 1’s camera during a flight over the Spokane River and areas affected by flooding last Wednesday afternoon. March 22, 2017 

Please pay attention to the banks of the river where the...

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

HIRING: Sheriff’s Office Dispatchers (Communication Officers) Entry Level 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 career, wa...

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Posted on: March 21, 2017

Safety Alert: Stay Off the Spokane River & Away from Swift Moving Water

Safety Alert: Stay Off the Spokane River & Away from Swift Moving Water

Spokane County Sheriff’s Office would like to warn everyone of the extreme danger the Spokane River poses due to its extremely high flow rate and frigid temperature. &am...

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Posted on: March 20, 2017

Suspect Arrested for Armed Robbery & Assault after a Pursuit

Suspect Arrested for Armed Robbery & Assault after a Pursuit

Spokane Valley Deputies arrested 22-year-old Tyler J. Thomas for Robbery 1st Degree, Attempting to Elude a Law Enforcement Vehicle and Assault 2nd (2 counts) after a victim reported his vehicle w...

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Posted on: March 20, 2017

Detectives Investigate Sexual Assault Incident

Detectives Investigate Sexual Assault Incident

Spokane Valley Sexual Assault Detectives are investigating a reported assault where the adult female victim stated a male suspect she had accepted a ride from was armed with a handgun and forced her to give hi...

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Posted on: March 16, 2017

Scammers Continue to Prey Upon Victim’s Fear

Scammers Continue to Prey Upon Victim’s Fear

Yesterday afternoon, a Spokane County Sheriff’s Office Deputy was contacted by an adult female at the Public Safety Building (PSB).  She explained she received a phone call from &ldq...

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Posted on: March 16, 2017

Officer Down: The Matt Pearce Story

Officer Down: The Matt Pearce Story

Take the time to watch this amazing and emotional video posted by the Fort Worth Police Department (FWPD) one year after FWPD Office Matt Pearce was shot multiple times after a pursuit and foot chase of robbery suspects....

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FWPD Video Link
Posted on: March 16, 2017

6 Questions: Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich on Spokane property crime

6 Questions: Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich on Spokane property crime

by Dan Kleckner, KHQ News Anchor

SPOKANE, Wash. - It's one of the most persistent questions we get as a news organization: What's being done about property crime? We have an an...

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KHQ News Interview Video
Posted on: March 15, 2017

Detective Asks for Your Help Identifying this Female

Detective Asks for Your Help Identifying this Female

A Spokane County Sheriff’s Investigative Task Force (ITF) Detective would like your help identifying the female suspect in these photos.  The female is believed to have fraudulently ca...

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Posted on: March 14, 2017

Fatal House Fire in Medical Lake

Fatal House Fire in Medical Lake   

Medical Lake Fire Department, assisted by several additional fire agencies, is at the scene of a fatal residential fire located in the 400 block of North Stanley St. in Medical Lake.  Fire personnel ar...

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Posted on: February 28, 2017

What to Know When You're on the Water

REI (Spokane) Presents in cooperation with the Spokane County Sheriff’s Office:

What to Know When You're on the Water (Free Class)

This class will give beginner and intermediate paddlers a good introductory or refresher course on how to prepare f...

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Posted on: February 28, 2017

DON’T LET KIDS STAND ALONE IN COURT: Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) Needed - Can you help?

DON’T LET KIDS STAND ALONE IN COURT

Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) Needed - Can you help?

Speak up for an abused or neglected child.  Volunteer to be a Court Appointed Special Advocate.

For more information, contact: Patrick Donahue at 4...

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Posted on: February 20, 2017

Spring Citizen’s Academy with an all new class format, including some “hands-on” training scenarios

Have YOU ever wondered what takes place AFTER you see news report regarding a critical incident or officer involved shooting?  Ever thought about what it’s like, actually going through our training? Do you want to know the truth regardi...

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