News Releases for September 2021

Sept. 20

Unpaid Drug Debt Shooting

5:17 p.m. - Unpaid drug debt leads to weekend shooting, no one injured

Sept. 16

Flags at Half-Staff Honoring Deputy Melvin

9:06 a.m. - Flags will remain at half-staff until sunset

Sept. 13

Vietnam Veterans Memorial Renovation Underway in Riverfront

5:16 p.m. - The memorial will be cleaned, have its cracks repaired, and be polished. Then, several amenities will be added to the memorial.

Two Arrested For Armed Robbery after a Vehicle Pursuit

3:46 p.m. - Two arrested for armed robbery after a vehicle pursuit on the south hill.

Sept. 10

SPD Responds To Vehicle Vs Pedestrian Collision

2:23 p.m. - SPD responds to vehicle vs pedestrian collision downtown, victim succumbs to injuries at a local hospital

Early Morning Standoff

2:21 p.m. - Early morning standoff ends with domestic violence victim safely removed from residence, suspect still outstanding

Flags Fly Half-Staff in Remembrance of Chief Krouse and Patriot Day

10:38 a.m. - City facilities observe Patriot Day

Sept. 8

Spokane Parks Master Plan Workshops September 14, 22

12:18 p.m. - Spokane Parks & Recreation is creating a roadmap for the next 10 years, and is asking for additional community input through virtual workshops

Two Early Morning Collisions Send Pedestrians to the Hospital

8:58 a.m. - Two separate early morning collisions send two pedestrians to local hospitals in critical condition

Sept. 7

Missing Teenager

4:58 p.m. - Update: Jibril has been located and is back with his family.

Nine Hour Standoff Concludes With Arrest of Convicted Felon

9:54 a.m. - Nearly 9 hour standoff with barricaded suspect concludes with arrest of convicted felon

Sept. 6

Please help SPD locate a missing elderly man.

12:59 a.m. - The Spokane Police Department is requesting the public’s help in locating a missing 71 year old male.

Sept. 3

Two Overdoses Prevented with Narcan

3:51 p.m. - SPD officer’s actions attributed to saving lives during two separate medical emergency incidents

Sept. 2

Attempted abduction of a 5 year old child is thwarted by neighbor.

8:26 p.m. - Attempted abduction of a 5 year old child is thwarted by vigilant neighbor.

DT Shooting sends one to the hospital with non-life-threatening.

7:26 p.m. - Downtown shooting sends one to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries

Spokane Symphony Labor Day Concert Update

5:18 p.m. - A reminder about the Spokane Symphony’s free Labor Day Weekend concert, with an update about the Spokane Symphony’s COVID-19 health policies.

Downriver Golf Course Irrigation Replacement Begins After Labor Day

11:54 a.m. - A full irrigation replacement will begin at Downriver golf course just after Labor Day 2021

Sept. 1

Application Period Open for Proposed Annual Comp Plan Amendments

10:05 a.m. - Deadlines for applications is Nov. 1, 2021

Missing Juvenile

8:43 a.m. - Samantha has been located and is safe.

49-Time Convicted Felon Arrested On Multiple Felony Charges

8:31 a.m. - 49-time convicted felon arrested on multiple felony charges relating to several domestic violence incidents