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April 1

Spokane Police Equipped to Save Lives

2:09 p.m. - Watch 2:33 - Officers prepared to help when every second counts.

March 29

Pick your passion during Spokane Gives!

10:20 a.m. - Watch 2:10 - With the weather warming up and more opportunities to get outside, we are encouraging everyone to pick your passion and give back to our community.

March 18

Collaboration has introduced hope

5:35 p.m. - Watch 48:13 - Mayor Nadine Woodward delivered a message of renewed partnership, collaboration and hope during her annual State of the City Address to the community

Feb. 12

Meet SPD’s Newest K-9

4:03 p.m. - Watch 3:11 - Dog flies half-way around world for new duties.

Jan. 29

Unlocking Access to Spokane River Gorge

9 p.m. - Watch 2:54 - New Loop Trail improvements underway.

Jan. 8

Teen Gets New Perspective Training with Police

11:08 a.m. - Watch 3:52 - 15-year-old invited to walk in shoes of officers.

Latest News Releases

April 8

Teams Deliver COVID-19 Vaccine Upstream
2:59 p.m. - Disabled and homebound CARES Clients received COVID-19 vaccine over the past two days by the Spokane Fire Department's Integrated Medical Division.

City Launches 2021 Construction Season
1:14 p.m. - Economic recovery work and East Sprague upgrades continue

SPD Investigating a Robbery
12:13 p.m. - The Spokane Police Department is investigating the robbery of a guest at a hotel in the 9600 block of North Newport Hwy.

Duplex Structure Fire
12:09 p.m. - April 7, at approximately 7:40 pm, SFD responded to the area of East Princeton Avenue /North Division Street to a 911 report of a house on fire.

April 7

Spokane Parks Windstorm Restoration Plans Underway
7:34 p.m. - Parks & Recreation is working with The Lands Council to mitigate damage to our urban tree canopy from the Jan. 13, 2021 windstorm.

Stolen Bikes Recovered
8:08 a.m. - High-end bikes stolen but quickly located by Downtown Precinct officers.

April 6

Flags to Remain Lowered For Congressman Alcee Hastings
3:03 p.m. - Flags will remain at half-staff until sunset, April 7

Virtual Spring Compost Fair Planned
2:06 p.m. - Discover the benefits of home composting at the annual Spring Compost Fair sponsored

East Spokane House Fire
2:04 p.m. - SFD was dispatched to the 1900 Block of East Sharp to a 911 report of smoke and fire emanating from the second floor of a residence.

April 5

Be a Good Teammate for GU and Spokane
3:05 p.m. - City and GU leaders urge health and safety

Latest Tweets

@spokanefire - Today at 4:52 a.m. - Incident: 2021024652 - Haz Mat - Investigation Location: S Pheasant Ridge Dr and S Parkridge Blvd

@spokanecity - Yesterday at 1 p.m. - Starting Monday, all @spokanelibrary locations will open for Grab N' Go browsing without reservations during regular hours. Customers will be encouraged to keep their visits to 30-minutes or less. Masks are required.

@spokaneparks - April 9 at 12:36 p.m. - Learn the sport of kings! Lawn bowling is a fun game that has been around for thousands of years, and you can play it right here on Spokane's hidden-gem bowling green. Discover your new favorite life-long sport and sign up today! Lessons start May 1.

@spokanepd - April 8 at 7:06 a.m. - Get Home to Those Who Love You MOST! Spokane Police, Spokane County Deputies, & Washington State Troopers will be out tomorrow for #distracteddriving emphasis patrols. Don't #text & drive. We want you to make it home to those who love you safely.

@sporiverfrontpk - April 8 at 7:05 a.m. - 💐 Join us today, 3-7pm, for our Spring Market at the Pavilion. Vendors and participating food trucks are listed on our website at:

@spokane_council - April 7 at 10:32 a.m. - The expansion of our City requires providing more housing. Councilman Michael Cathcart and City Council Manager of Housing and Homelessness Initiatives Melissa Morrison explain how the City Council is addressing those needs.

@spd_ombudsman - June 12 at 1:27 p.m. - Here is the Office of the Police Ombudsmans Closing Report for C19-040