UPDATE FROM KHQ'S Kelsey Watts: Interim Spokane Police Chief Scott Stephens, got teary eyed as have many others I spoke with on Wednesday. Other than medical-related issues this is the first time an active duty officer has died on the force in decades, and it's hitting everyone hard.
UPDATE: On Tuesday we learned that a candidate for Spokane Police Chief, Blair Ulring, withdrew his name from consideration in the wake of a report by Spokesman-Review writer Justin Runquist that Ulring may have purchased his college degrees from a diploma mill. Click here to read the entire
SPOKANE, Wash. - Right now Spokane Police are searching for the suspect in the robbery of a Chase Bank northwest of Spokane.
It happened shortly before 2 p.m. at the Chase Bank at 9109 N. Indian Trail at the intersection of Indian Trail and W. Barnes Rd.
There was no
SPOKANE, Wash. - Spokane Mayor David Condon has said one of the qualities he's looking for in Spokane's next police chief is experience with a Metro Policing Model.
But what does that mean?
Essentially, it refers to the partnership between city, county and regional law
SPOKANE, Wash. - Spokane Mayor David Condon announced Wednesday the four finalists vying for the position of Chief of Police and the next steps in the chief selection process.
The finalists were determined through two initial screening rounds. The Mayor's Advisory Board on Policing
AIRWAY HEIGHTS, Wash. - Three days after law enforcement raided eight Spokane spas and the homes of six spa owners in a coordinated effort dubbed "Operation Redlight", the lead police agency still has their hands full building their case.
On Thursday, Airway Heights Police - who led the nearly 14-
SPOKANE, Wash. - Six spa owners who were arrested for prostitution and money laundering in what was the culmination of a year-long multi-agency investigation, dubbed Operation Redlight, were all released from jail just one day after their arrests.
Making their first appearances in Spokane
SPOKANE, Wash. - For months, Operation Redlight was a secret.
The year-long investigation into prostitution in Spokane came to a head on
Tuesday when local and federal agencies raided eight "day spas" and "massage
parlors", which police believe were front organizations for widespread
SPOKANE, Wash. - Spokane Police are looking for a suspect in a stabbing that happened Tuesday afternoon in east Spokane.
Police say they received the call about 5:30PM Tuesday of a man with a stab wound near the intersection of Napa and Sinto. After arriving police learned the man was actually
UPDATE: Airway Heights PD Chief tells KHQ's Chelsea Kopta that women
would arrange online to meet Johns at Northern Quest Resort &
Casino and carry out the prostitution in the resort hotel. Kalispel
Tribal police initially tipped off Airway Heights Police, who led