Latest News Releases


SPD Arrests 26 Time Convicted Felon

4:14 p.m. - PAC team and patrol officers have arrested 26 time convicted felon and repeat offender Shawn Barton three times in 2019 for drug related crimes.

Nov. 14

Numerica Tree Lighting Celebration at Riverfront Park

2:32 p.m. - Riverfront invites you to join this free, activity-packed holiday celebration culminating in the lighting of Spokane’s iconic 60' green spruce.

Nov. 13

Driscoll Boulevard Knife Incident

12:25 p.m. - Spokane Police take knife wielding suspect, who was stopping traffic, into custody.

City to Suspend Curbside Collection of Green Yard & Food Waste Carts

8:34 a.m. - Get your leaves, pumpkins, pine needles, and other yard debris cleaned up

Nov. 12

Three Men Sentenced For Rape, Unlawful Imprisonment and Other Crimes

3:02 p.m. - Three men sentenced for Rape, Unlawful Imprisonment and other crimes after drugging a juvenile girl and keeping her in their apartment for four days.

South Spokane Vehicle vs Pedestrian

12:25 p.m. - Spokane Police respond to a Vehicle vs Pedestrian on the south side of the city in the early evening hours.

Nov. 8

City Proceeds with Evaluation of Designated Warming Center Operator

1:36 p.m. - Final tenant improvements are continuing

Nov. 7

Mayor Condon to host volunteer & community reception

5:30 p.m. - Mayor Condon will host a reception to thank the many community members who helped us become safer, smarter, and healthier over the past 8 years.

Warming Center Opening Expected

5:25 p.m. - Safety improvements and operational policies required in advance

SPD Officers and Medical Personnel Render Aid to Collapsed Man

5:22 p.m. - Spokane Police Officers and medical personnel render aid to a man who collapsed after running in and out of traffic and kicking passing vehicles.