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Reducing Conflicts with Mental Health Patients

12:43 p.m. - Watch 3:40 - Spokane officers reaching out to people in crisis.

Jan. 15

Making a Path for Fun in Riverfront

12:33 p.m. - Watch 2:16 - Park employees rise early to clear snow.

Jan. 9

Snow is coming!

4:16 p.m. - Watch 10:45 - City details preparations for forecasted snow and cold

Jan. 8

Spokane Police Department is hiring! Laterals and entry level officers

10:31 a.m. - Watch 2:34 - Learn more about the hiring process.

Jan. 2

What Did Condon Leave on New Mayor’s Desk?

3:36 p.m. - Watch 1:08 - Woodward’s first day in office a busy one.

Dec. 30

Welcome Mayor Woodward!

4:04 p.m. - Watch 26:01 - Nadine Woodward is sworn in as Spokane’s 45th Mayor

Latest News Releases


Major Crimes Unit Needs Help Locating Missing Woman
2:16 p.m. - MCU is looking for the community’s help in locating a local woman who may have been missing for over a year, before anyone reported her disappearance.

Jan. 16

Suicide Attempt Leads to Hazardous Material Incident
12:05 p.m. - SFD paramedics respond to patient experiencing respiratory symptoms due to a suicide attempt by mixing chemicals that created a life-threatening vapor

Heavy Fire Damage to South Hill Home
11:59 a.m. - Wednesday, Jan. 15, units from SFD were dispatched to a structure fire at 2724 E. 16th.

Jan. 15

SPD Behavioral Health Unit Responds To Woman in Crisis
3:38 p.m. - Newly formed Spokane area law enforcement Behavioral Health Unit responds to woman in crisis.

Jan. 14

Falls Matter, SFD and SVFD Pilot New Program!
4:38 p.m. - Falls-related Emergency Medical Service (EMS) calls are one of the top non-fire response related calls we respond to.

SIRR Team Investigating Deputy Involved Shooting
4:20 p.m. - The Spokane Investigative Regional Response Team is investigating a deputy involved shooting in North Spokane.

Jan. 13

Mayor Names Three Additional Appointments to Her Administration
3:59 p.m. - Council will be asked to confirm the directors

City Activates More Services during Cold Snap
1:53 p.m. - Service providers for homeless are ready for most vulnerable

City Water Department Provides Advice To Avoid Frozen Water Pipes
11:14 a.m. - With temperatures dropping into the low teens and potentially single digits this week, we have some tips to avoid frozen pipes.

City Closures Planned for MLK Jr. Day
8:15 a.m. - Garbage pickup on normal schedule

Latest Tweets

@spokanefire - Today at 9:14 a.m. - Incident: 2020004241 - Structure Fire - Single Engine Location: S Browne St and W Pacific Ave

@spokaneparks - Today at 8:01 a.m. - Corbin Park in the snow. ❄️❄️❄️ 📸: KSwiftPhotography

@spokanecity - Yesterday at 4:03 p.m. - It's been a snowy week!❄️ Since Tuesday, our crews have been in all 48 residential plow routes clearing #SpokaneStreets as part of our maintenance plow. This weekend, snow crews will respond to any new snow & icy conditions, focusing on arterials & hills.

@spokanepd - Yesterday at 3:34 p.m. - Spokane Police Officers wear many hats..

@sporiverfrontpk - Yesterday at 9:18 a.m. - Spokane Pavilion Concerts Presents: Here For Now Tour! @LouisTheChild with special guests @JaiWolfx & @EVANGIIA on Thursday, June 4 2020 at 6:00PM. Tickets on-sale Friday, January 24 at 10:00AM! More info and tickets at

@spd_ombudsman - Sept. 3 at 2:28 p.m. - Take a look. Use of Force incidents from the past 5 years.

@spokane_council - Aug. 27 at 5:18 p.m. - Missed the meeting last night? Councilmember Mumm has your recap!