News Releases for Week of Sunday, February 18, 2024


SPD Requests Assistance in Locating Missing Indigenous Female

3:28 p.m. - SPD requests public assistance in locating missing endangered indigenous female

Feb. 21

SPD Investigation into Arrest Made by SCSO Sergeant Complete

1:52 p.m. - SPD completes investigation into SCSO sergeant’s actions in the arrest of a man last August, charges forwarded to prosecutor.

Feb. 20

SPD Offers Anti-Theft Devices

4:37 p.m. - SPD offers anti-theft device in a continuing effort to curb vehicle theft issues plaguing KIA and Hyundai owners

Same Address, Two Standoffs, In Six Months

2:16 p.m. - Spokane Police Officers arrest two men for felony assault charges after a standoff on the South Hill.

Fire Causes Damage to Local Business

1:28 p.m. - Spokane Fire Department responded to a fire reported at Sparky’s Subs.

City to Resume Yard Waste Curbside Pickup Feb. 26

1:24 p.m. - Yard waste, food scraps and some paper items accepted.

Police Resolve Potential Hostage Situation

12:08 p.m. - Spokane Police take a man into custody after he threatened suicide with a gun and inferred he would harm his four-year-old child.

Feb. 19

SPD’s Investigation into a Shooting on Feb. 16 Continues

9:47 a.m. - SPD’s investigation into a shooting on 2-16-24 continues, multiple arrests made, one person deceased