Latest News Releases


SPD needs assistance locating missing vulnerable adult

3:35 a.m. - 62-year-old Roxell Mosley suffers from dementia and was last seen in the area of 1100 N Superior St on 07-18 at about 8PM


Spokane Fire Department selects new Fire Marshal

8:49 a.m. - The Spokane Fire Department announces the appointment of Megan Phillips as the new City of Spokane Fire Marshal.

July 17

Monroe Street and Sprague Avenue Hit and Run

3:42 p.m. - The Spokane Police Department is investigating a Hit and Run at S Monroe St and W Sprague Ave today at noon.

Providing the right care in the right setting

10:16 a.m. - Providing the right care in the right setting for people experiencing behavior health issues, SFD partners with Frontier Behavioral Health.

July 16

Spokane City Fire Marshal issues outdoor recreational fire restriction

10:30 a.m. - Due to the hot, dry conditions, specified outdoor recreational fires are prohibited in the City effective today.

Felon Arrested With Gun

8:19 a.m. - Friday, two SPD officers were performing a simple bike stop when a convicted felon tossed a stolen hand gun and led them on a foot chase.

Armed Robbery Arrest

8:15 a.m. - The Spokane Police Department investigated an armed Robbery in north Spokane on Friday evening.

July 14

Fire crews contain rapid moving brush fire

8:31 a.m. - Last night just before 5:00 p.m., fire crews responded to W. Liberty Ave. for a reported brush fire near Drumheller Springs Park

July 10

Armed suspect arrested on lower South Hill after extensive search

2:34 a.m. - Suspect threatened to 'shoot up' STA plaza, threatened to kill police officers, and threatened citizens with a gun.

July 9

Bike Facilities, Parking, Focus Zones: What do you want on Riverside?

9:38 a.m. - Take the City’s online survey on design options for Riverside Avenue downtown.