Latest News Releases

March 22

Courthouse Assault Arrest

12:43 p.m. - Citizens come to the aid of a female being assaulted by a man in the Spokane County Courthouse.

March 20

Multiple residents displaced after downtown apartment fire

4:03 p.m. - Multiple residents were displaced and a firefighter was transported to the hospital for dehydration after a fire broke out this morning.

March 15

No injuries after garage fire in northeast Spokane

11:50 p.m. - At approximately 4:40 p.m., the Spokane Fire Department responded to the 3700 block of E. Fairview Ave. for a reported detached garage fire.

Attempted Package Theft turns Into Arrest for Assault 2nd Degree

1:36 p.m. - A South Hill resident reports a package theft from a neighbor’s porch. The thief pulled a knife and threatened the witness.

SPD wants you to have a safe and fun St. Patrick’s Day Parade

1:14 p.m. - As Spokane celebrates St. Patrick’s Day on Saturday with the annual St. Patrick’s Day parade, SPD has a few tips for those attending the event.

St. Patrick's Day Parade

12:59 p.m. - Spokane Police want you to have a safe and fun St. Patrick’s Day Parade

March 9

Spring forward and check your smoke alarms

9:24 a.m. - With the upcoming time change, it is a great time to check your smoke alarms while changing your clocks.

March 8

Suspect in Custody after Carjacking, Car Crashing, & Dognapping Melee

6 p.m. - A female is in jail after a carjacking in this afternoon. The victim’s dog was in the car when the suspect crashed & ran, terrified, onto I90.

March 6

Bill for Supervision for Motor-Vehicle Related Felonies passes Senate

5:09 p.m. - Senate Bill 5492, which would authorize a Program to Supervise Offenders of Motor Vehicle-Related Felonies, passed the State Senate.

Council Adopts Resolution in Support of Supported Employment Program

9:40 a.m. - The Spokane City Council adopts a resolution in support of the City and the Civil Service Commission's new Supported Employment Program.