Yesterday at 2:16 p.m. - The Targeted Crimes Unit recovers over $25,000 worth of stolen property from a one car garage taken in multiple burglaries from around the county.
Yesterday at 1:55 p.m. - New boundaries open special tax incentives on all industrial-zoned land to support additional investment, manufacturing development and jobs.
Oct. 18 at 11:15 a.m. - Now through October 21, organizations, businesses, clubs, and individuals are invited to “Adopt a Scarecrow” at Riverfront Park.
Oct. 17 at 4:57 p.m. - Mayor directs flags to fly at half-staff through Oct. 18
Oct. 17 at 2:18 p.m. - Public has opportunity to weigh in on changes
Oct. 17 at 2:15 p.m. - Spokane Police patrol officers, SPD Patrol Anti-Crime Team and narcotics detectives arrest long suspected drug dealer.
Oct. 17 at 2:14 p.m. - SPD responded to a three vehicle crash in north Spokane. The driver that caused the collision was arrested for two counts of vehicular assault.
Oct. 17 at 10:51 a.m. - Spokane Patrol Anti-Crime Team arrest inmate who escaped work release and taunted SPD for months on social media.
Oct. 16 at 4:36 p.m. - Spokane Police investigating fatality vehicle vs motorcycle crash on N Indian Trail Rd.
Oct. 16 at 4:33 p.m. - Funding will assist Volunteers of America to provide services
Oct. 16 at 4:25 p.m. - Notification of Release - Male with Sexually Violent Predator Status
Oct. 16 at 4:20 p.m. - A Level 3 Sex Offender is now residing here in Spokane at the Lincoln House in the 1200 block of N. Lincoln after being released from McNeill Island.
Oct. 16 at 8:34 a.m. - Opening ceremony, tours and treats planned
Oct. 15 at 12 p.m. - Moving these vehicles necessary for Snow Season operations
Oct. 15 at 11:47 a.m. - SRATTF serves a warrant for an illegal wrecking yard in the 700 block of Altamont, recovering a stolen motorcycle, stolen car parts and five firearms.
Oct. 14 at 12:23 p.m. - SPD received info regarding threats of a mass shooting. An investigation of these threats led to an arrest of a suspect for felony level harassment.
Oct. 11 at 4:01 p.m. - Spokane Mayor David Condon will deliver the annual Statement of the Conditions & Affairs of the City of Spokane.
Oct. 11 at 3:16 p.m. - Services remain available for those experiencing homelessness
Oct. 11 at 2:41 p.m. - Man who was arrested by the Spokane Patrol Anti-Crime Team tied to over $300,000 in vehicle thefts and suspected of many more sentenced to 18 months.
Oct. 11 at 8:31 a.m. - SFD responded to civilian 911 reports of black smoke emanating from the rear of a residence in the area of the 400 block of east Kiernan.
Oct. 11 at 8:26 a.m. - The Spokane Police Department Special Victims Unit is seeking your help in locating a missing female.
Oct. 11 at 8:25 a.m. - The Spokane Police Department has released its updated and adopted Use of Force Policy which includes the De-escalation section.
Oct. 11 at 8:23 a.m. - Spokane Police Officers responded to a Fatality Hit and Run in the late hours of Wednesday, Oct. 9.
Oct. 10 at 3:17 p.m. - Services remain available for those experiencing homelessness
Oct. 9 at 4:18 p.m. - Officers respond to a serious collision with life threatening injuries at Wall and Central. Please stay out of the area.
Oct. 9 at 2:52 p.m. - An overnight snow storm leaves many areas with blocked roadways and no power.
Oct. 9 at 2:51 p.m. - On Tuesday, Oct. 8, the family of 17 year old Sara McNease reported her missing.
Oct. 9 at 12:09 p.m. - Efforts under way to assist those experiencing homelessness
Oct. 9 at 11:11 a.m. - The City will provide free disposal of trees and tree limbs that came down during the overnight storm at the Waste to Energy Facility through Oct. 19.
Oct. 9 at 7:28 a.m. - Street Department has more than 90 reports of trees in the roadway
Oct. 8 at 10:46 a.m. - Plans for Higgins Point Overlook unveiled on October 17, 2019 at 4:00 P.M.
Oct. 8 at 8:30 a.m. - Parking meters don’t have to be plugged on Monday, Oct. 14, because of the Indigenous Peoples Day holiday.
Oct. 7 at 2:23 p.m. - The Spokane Police DUI Enforcement Team has completed its 2nd full year since getting started. Here are some stats and some quick reminders.
Oct. 5 at 6:11 a.m. - Standoff in downtown Spokane ends in adult male being taken into custody for unlawful possession of a firearm
Oct. 4 at 3:07 p.m. - City honors fallen Okanogan Assistant Fire Chief
Oct. 4 at 1:25 p.m. - 500+ homes targeted for smoke alarm install blitz
Oct. 3 at 11:10 a.m. - Other traffic impacts also set at CSO site near downtown library
Oct. 2 at 2:51 p.m. - Proclamation will be read at the next City Council meeting
Oct. 1 at 7:48 p.m. - Ferry was closed from Altamont-Haven as investigators processed the scene of a fatal crash. A motorcyclist was w/b on Ferry when he struck a pole.
Oct. 1 at 12:36 a.m. - Standoff w/an armed man ends when SWAT enters a store he was refusing to leave. Booher led a WSP Trooper on a pursuit after pointing a gun at him.
Sept. 30 at 3:08 p.m. - Detective is looking for additional information about an armed robbery that occurred on Thursday, Sept. 19 in the area of 9500 Newport Highway.
Sept. 28 at 4:14 p.m. - SPD and Safe Streets Task Force conducted an investigation that led to an arrest in the shooting that took place Wednesday, Sept 25.
Sept. 28 at 4:10 p.m. - A Spokane resident was victimized this week by a telephone scam.
Sept. 27 at 4:07 p.m. - Unseasonably cold and wet weather, combined with windy conditions, is anticipated over the weekend.
Sept. 27 at 1:27 p.m. - The temporary cycle track will be installed Saturday, Oct. 5
Sept. 27 at 10:26 a.m. - Planned closure of Monroe Street bridge cancelled for this weekend because of weather. Work will be rescheduled to an upcoming weekend.
Sept. 25 at 4:53 p.m. - Defendant from July 8, 2018 homicide pleads guilty and receives 190 months in prison.
Sept. 25 at 4:51 p.m. - Precautions in place for today’s assembly on East Indiana.
Sept. 25 at 11:41 a.m. - Services will be available for most vulnerable
Sept. 25 at 8:29 a.m. - Funding for projects promoting tourism, cultural activities
Sept. 24 at 4:11 p.m. - Spokane Police Department arrests man for Reckless Burning after responding to three separate fires on the west side of the south hill.
Sept. 23 at 8:31 a.m. - The Mayor has outlined a final 100-day plan.
Sept. 20 at 4:39 p.m. - The Spokane Police Department had to creatively redeploy resources as a protest that started at Riverfront Park turned into a march to City Hall.
Sept. 19 at 5:27 p.m. - 311 online services will be affected September 23-29
Sept. 19 at 3:59 p.m. - Burn restrictions end Friday, September 20
Sept. 18 at 12:28 p.m. - Project is designed to grow and promote bicycling in Spokane.
Sept. 17 at 2:52 p.m. - Sept. 16, 6:25pm, officers responded to Fred Meyer for a report of a wanted subject. The subject eluded SPD before being arrested for several charges.
Sept. 17 at 8:36 a.m. - Other traffic impacts also set at CSO side near downtown library
Sept. 16 at 9:09 a.m. - Mayor Condon vetos ordinance that would regulate loaning of City employees to other agencies, says it contradicts Strategic Plan initiatives.
Sept. 13 at 9:46 a.m. - Flags will remain at half-staff over the weekend
Sept. 12 at 9:13 a.m. - Flags lowered to half-staff Sept. 12
Sept. 11 at 1 p.m. - Senator Andy Billig and City Council Members Breean Beggs and Kate Burke are lacing up their shoes for an interactive biking town hall on Sept. 14.
Sept. 11 at 12:17 p.m. - 8:30 – 10 P.M. tonight will feature red, white, and blue lights from the Pavilion
Sept. 11 at 8:39 a.m. - City facilities observe Patriot Day
Sept. 10 at 9:08 p.m. - The Spokane Police Department Traffic Unit will be conducting a pedestrian emphasis this Friday, Sept. 13 throughout the city.
Sept. 10 at 3:48 p.m. - SPD and SFD responded to a vehicle vs power pole crash in the 200 block of West Queen Avenue.
Sept. 10 at 3:47 p.m. - The next Coffee with a Cop event is Sept. 11, 11 am to 1 pm, at Starbucks. Enjoy a cup of coffee and conversation, all community members are invited.
Sept. 10 at 3:34 p.m. - Police attempt to stop stolen vehicle, which eludes them only to cause a crash.
Sept. 10 at 8:40 a.m. - Telephone Town Hall set for Wednesday, Sept. 18, from 6 to 7 p.m.
Sept. 9 at 3:45 p.m. - SPD arrest a man for drive by shooting, and work with Homeland Security who are investigating the suspect for attempting to obtain Fentanyl.
Sept. 9 at 3:43 p.m. - Officers responded to a 911 call of a man who had sustained significant self-inflicted injuries and was fading in and out of consciousness.
Sept. 9 at 3:41 p.m. - Several Spokane Police Department (SPD) groups collaborate to arrest Modesto R. Briggs for 11 counts of Assault 1st Degree.
Sept. 9 at 3:37 p.m. - The garden is a space to honor and celebrate the importance of our Sister Cities through nature and art.
Sept. 6 at 10:10 a.m. - 12 applications receive funding awards
Sept. 5 at 1:14 p.m. - A new comprehensive evaluation of the effectiveness of the Spokane Municipal Community Court has been released.
Sept. 5 at 12:19 p.m. - Male arrested for multiple felony vandalism charges in the Downtown Spokane area which included damaging two police vehicles.
Sept. 5 at 12:14 p.m. - Detectives identified suspect from a Drive-By Shooting that occurred near Fairview Ave. and Ash St. The suspect was arrested in St. Helens, OR.
Sept. 5 at 4:59 a.m. - SPD responded to multiple reports of a male subject yelling and walking around the neighborhood threatening people with a firearm.
Sept. 4 at 3:57 p.m. - Public meetings planned during September
Sept. 3 at 12:09 p.m. - Comprehensive analysis of incidents used to create tool
Sept. 3 at 11:18 a.m. - On Saturday, Officers from the Spokane Police Department responded to several collisions and incidents that resulted in DUI arrest.
Aug. 30 at 10:58 a.m. - Man charged with property crimes totaling over $14,000 worth of damage, clean up and theft, in acts of random destruction and theft downtown.
Aug. 29 at 11:03 a.m. - The Spokane Police Department is hosting a “Citizens Academy”, at the Spokane Police Academy and you are invited!
Aug. 28 at 5:32 p.m. - A city employee was injured yesterday when he stepped on a “booby-trap,” which had been placed by the illegal camps occupant.
Aug. 28 at 8:53 a.m. - Parking meters don’t have to be plugged on Labor Day.
Aug. 27 at 3:18 p.m. - SPD wants to remind you that school starts again for SPS on Aug. 29. SPD will be coordinating efforts to enforce the speed limits in school zones.
Aug. 27 at 2:18 p.m. - The Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Project Committee will be hosting their first sign dedication for the Spokane’s Fallen Officers Memorial Project
Aug. 27 at 2:15 p.m. - The next Coffee with a Cop will be held Thursday, Aug. 29 at Starbucks, 1310 N Ruby Street.
Aug. 26 at 9:41 a.m. - A test drive from a car dealership turns criminal when a woman refuses to return the vehicle or let the salesman out of the car.
Aug. 26 at 9:37 a.m. - Spokane Police officers arrest felony warrant subject after barricaded situation.
Aug. 22 at 11:40 a.m. - WSP and SPD worked together to pursue, track and arrest a vehicle theft suspect.
Aug. 22 at 11:26 a.m. - Spokane Police are investigating a shooting which occurred in the area of N Post St. / W Chelan Ave.
Aug. 21 at 10:30 a.m. - Join us for a free two-day celebration September 6 - 7
Aug. 21 at 10:21 a.m. - Spokane Police Night Patrol Anti-Crime Team arrest felon with handgun, realistic replica rifle, Methamphetamine, Heroin and Prescription Medications.
Aug. 21 at 4:23 a.m. - Probable cause was developed to arrest 29-year-old Zakkary Deboer for voyeurism 1st degree
Aug. 20 at 11:10 p.m. - 75-year-old Cecelia Leonard-Shelby was last seen at about 4:30PM in the area of 2600 E 7th Ave. Cecelia suffers from dementia.
Aug. 20 at 2:16 p.m. - SIRR Team Investigating August 16, 2019, Officer Involved Shooting
Aug. 20 at 4:48 a.m. - An adult male subject was located suffering from gunshot wounds and transported to a local hospital with serious injuries
Aug. 15 at 12:26 p.m. - Shooting in Riverfront Park, suspect arrested, no injuries
Aug. 15 at 11:07 a.m. - Spokane Police Officers take a wanted man into custody without incident after he hides himself in a home he does not belong in.
Aug. 14 at 3:13 p.m. - City Council will vote to approve
Aug. 14 at 12:22 p.m. - On Tuesday evening, SPD Officers responded to NorthTown Mall for what started out as a shoplift and quickly escalated.
Aug. 13 at 1:05 p.m. - Suspect shoots at officer's car leaving him unable to pursue due to the vehicle damage. After a long search, the suspect was located and arrested.
Aug. 12 at 6:14 p.m. - Richard A Sala (29) was convicted of indecent exposure, a class C felony, and then released.
Aug. 12 at 12:36 p.m. - Saturday night SPD officers responded to an occupied burglary call in the Corbin Park Neighborhood.
Aug. 12 at 12:33 p.m. - A shooting on Spokane’s north side Friday night shut down a major intersection and leaves one male in the hospital with serious injuries.
Aug. 8 at 8:24 a.m. - $1 million community benefit grant awarded to Spokane Parks Foundation
Aug. 7 at 3:10 p.m. - Mom’s Demand Action and Spokane City Council Member Kate Burke are hosting a Vigil for Gun Violence.
Aug. 5 at 1:03 p.m. - SPD responded to an alarm call at the Arc of Spokane. When Officers arrived on scene several males ran from the store and were later caught.
Aug. 5 at 12:59 p.m. - Flags will remain at half-staff until sunset, Aug. 8
Aug. 4 at 11:43 a.m. - Jeremy Barkus was booked for Assault 1st DV, Unlawful Imprisonment DV, & Arson 2nd, as well as warrants for Assault 3rd & Malicious Mischief 3rd.
Aug. 1 at 4:59 p.m. - Judge gives convicted registered sex offender the maximum allowable sentence for Rape of a Child 1st degree and 1st degree Child Molestation.
July 26 at 7:37 p.m. - Doyle Miracle (54) was booked after an officer spotted vehicles matching the suspect’s trucks at a home in the 2900 block of W 6th.
July 26 at 2:06 p.m. - Next week, the Spokane Police Department will hold our next Coffee with a Cop event downtown at Thomas Hammer.
July 26 at 12:54 p.m. - Contamination may have reached system through use of a hydrant
July 24 at 11:31 a.m. - SPD responded to a collision involving a vehicle and a male bicyclist. The bicyclist had significant injuries and was transported to the Hospital.
July 23 at 3:54 p.m. - Spokane Police request media and public assistance locating a missing 13 year old child.
July 23 at 3:52 p.m. - SPD arrests man on a warrant after he tried to assault a park employee. After being released, the same man assaulted an employee of a Community Center
July 23 at 9:17 a.m. - Burn restrictions in effect Wednesday, July 24
July 23 at 9 a.m. - Mayor directs flags to fly half-staff July 23
July 22 at 3:46 p.m. - The City of Spokane will host a community meeting to discuss a potential new targeted-capacity shelter to serve people experiencing homelessness.
July 22 at 1:54 p.m. - Male reported to be holding a handgun on Monroe Street Bridge runs from the police and hides in refrigeration truck. He was located and arrested.
July 22 at 10:16 a.m. - SPD ends short vehicle pursuit with a Pursuit Intervention Technique, PIT maneuver.
July 22 at 10:10 a.m. - Large fight downtown sends multiple people to the hospital, consumes most the police departments resources working on the night shift.
July 22 at 10:01 a.m. - Major Crimes Unit Detectives are seeking the assistance of the public in identifying the occupants of a vehicle who may be connected to a shooting.
July 22 at 9:51 a.m. - Funding will support diversity programs and events
July 18 at 10:35 a.m. - Spokane Police are requesting the public's assistance in identifying an armed Suspect approaching houses in the in the 3500 block of E 4th Ave.
July 18 at 10:31 a.m. - Spokane Police Major Crimes are investigating a homicide at 1600 W. Shannon Avenue.
July 17 at 12:16 p.m. - SPD wants to remind the community to follow some guidelines when they go out to celebrate and enjoy the many restaurants, bars and taverns in our area
July 16 at 6:15 p.m. - Spokane Fire Department Chief releases statement on recent personnel matter.
July 16 at 12:29 p.m. - The Spokane Police Department wants to remind the public to be aware of possible scams that arrive in our community with the advent of summer.
July 15 at 12:42 p.m. - Flags will be lowered to half-staff July 20
July 15 at 11 a.m. - SPD is asking for help locating a missing autistic child, Hunter Simmons. He is 13 years old and was last seen in the area of 3400 E Carlisle Ave.
July 14 at 3:45 p.m. - Spokane Police are looking to identify vehicle prowlers from an early morning incident on E Wedgewood Ave.
July 13 at 4:13 a.m. - SPD located two adult male shooting victims in the 100 block of N Division St. Both were transported to a local hospital with serious injuries
July 12 at 11:46 a.m. - SPD continues to work with the community to reduce vehicle theft. Free “Clubs” are available from the Spokane Police Department
July 11 at 4:56 p.m. - A hearing on the transfer of two City surplus properties to Spokane Public Schools will be held on July 22, during the City Council’s 6 p.m. meeting.
July 10 at 4:12 p.m. - Update in the Spokane Police Department’s Major Crimes Unit Death Investigation of Richard “Ricky” Coffee.
July 10 at 3:50 p.m. - The Spokane Police Department has volunteered to participate in the Federal Bureau of Investigation National Use-of-Force Data Collection Study.
July 9 at 4:55 p.m. - The name of the SPD Officer involved in the Officer Involved Shooting (OIS) from July 6, 2019 near 6th Avenue and Maple Street is being released.
July 9 at 4:10 p.m. - Spokane Police Officers responded to a Life Threatening Collision at N Market St and E Bismark Ave between a motorcycle and a vehicle.
July 8 at 11:36 a.m. - A SPD officer was involved in an OIS incident on July 6. The officer fired their service weapon at a wanted suspect. The suspect was uninjured.
July 8 at 11:33 a.m. - The Spokane Police Department makes three burglary arrests however, all three suspects were released within two days.
July 3 at 2:13 p.m. - SPD announces it has completed a pledge to improve the department’s response to those suffering from mental illness in the community.
July 2 at 3:52 p.m. - Lime Scooter vs pickup truck collision at “G” street and Princeton. Scooter rider received serious injuries.
July 2 at 3:35 p.m. - People of all ages & abilities who love spending time outdoors can head to Camp Sekani Park on the Spokane River for a fun-filled weekend.
July 1 at 3:33 p.m. - With the Fourth of July holiday just a few days away, SFD reminds everyone that the sale and use of all amateur (consumer) fireworks is illegal.
June 30 at 11:36 p.m. - Officers from the Spokane Police Department responded to a child luring incident during Hoopfest.
June 28 at 3:35 p.m. - The Spokane Police Department (SPD) will be hosting its Community Appreciation day on Saturday, July 13.
June 28 at 3 p.m. - Philip B Lewis (53) was arrested today, June 28, 2019, for 2nd degree Arson for setting fire to an ATM on June 26th.
June 28 at 12:09 p.m. - City Council will vote on a key step in consideration of purchase of property for an additional shelter.
June 28 at 11:46 a.m. - At approximately 2:45 a.m., crews from SFD dispatched to a reported garage fire in the 2300 block of E. Queen Ave. in northeast Spokane.
June 27 at 1:52 p.m. - Nearly 20,000 volunteers participated in Spokane Gives Month
June 27 at 12:28 p.m. - With the largest 3-on-3 basketball tournament in the world just a few days away, attendees are being reminded to follow a few safety tips.
June 27 at 12:25 p.m. - With the largest 3-on-3 basketball tournament in the world just a few days away, attendees are being reminded to follow a few safety tips.
June 27 at 11:29 a.m. - Independence Day celebration planned in Riverfront Park
June 26 at 7:31 p.m. - A woman booked for Suspended Driving @ 2:40p this afternoon, was released, & crashed 4:32p. She fled the scene @ 2nd/Spokane on foot.
June 26 at 3:53 p.m. - Suspect arrested and booked for warrants, released an hour later and within the span of one and a half hours steals again.
June 26 at 11:44 a.m. - SPD would like to remind everyone about the temporary geo-fence for WheelShare scooters and bikes that will be activated this weekend for Hoopfest.
June 26 at 8:36 a.m. - Nearly 4,000 cards distributed, more cards on the way
June 24 at 7:33 p.m. - They express concerns for the health of the City's public safety agencies and citizens, following the Council's action to reject joining SREC
June 24 at 1:18 p.m. - Investigators with the Spokane Fire Department Special Investigation Unit say improperly disposed smoking materials are to blame for a fire at home.
June 24 at 12:16 p.m. - The cause of a fire at a duplex in North Spokane remains under investigation by the Spokane Fire Department Special Investigation Unit.
June 21 at 3:56 p.m. - The Spokane Police Department wants to remind the members of the community that we respect the rights of those wishing to speak, assemble and protest.
June 21 at 12:33 p.m. - Traffic at Mission and Greene is stopped and or slowed and will be for some time. Please use alternate routes as you travel in that area.
June 20 at 2:13 p.m. - Spokane Police Officers respond to stabbing in North Spokane
June 17 at 4:56 p.m. - Riverfront Park will host a carnival for the July 4th of July, and extend the celebration through the 4-day weekend! Fireworks at 10pm July 4.
June 17 at 2:19 p.m. - Join Council Member Burke for a Tenant Town Hall on June 20
June 17 at 1:51 p.m. - The Spokane Police Activities League (PAL) summer program begins on June 25 and there are still open spots.
June 13 at 10:44 a.m. - Notification of Release - Male with Sexually Violent Predator Status
June 13 at 10:30 a.m. - SPD needs help finding missing thirteen-year-old Angelina I Teshome.
June 12 at 9:58 a.m. - SPD needs help finding missing fourteen-year-old Nashayla Turntine.
June 12 at 9:55 a.m. - SPD has probable cause to arrest Romeo C. Villaro in connection with a Domestic Violence incident in the 3500 block of W. Rosemond last night.
June 12 at 9:53 a.m. - Spokane Police Department is asking for your help in locating a vulnerable, missing adult.
June 12 at 9:51 a.m. - Spokane Police Department is asking for your help in locating a vulnerable, missing adult.
June 10 at 4:11 p.m. - The Spokane Police Department is asking for your help in locating a vulnerable, missing adult.
June 8 at 10:33 a.m. - Spokane Police Officers, Air 1, Washington State Patrol and Spokane County Sheriff’s Deputies were all involved in a pursuit with stolen vehicle.
June 7 at 4:37 p.m. - Join Council Member Fagan for a Rideshare Town Hall on June 11
June 7 at 3:47 p.m. - Give Real Change to those experiencing homelessness
June 6 at 4:30 p.m. - Spokane Police Department Special Victims Unit arrests babysitter for Assault of a Child 1st Degree.
June 6 at 4:06 p.m. - Spokane Police Department enters into a stipulated order appointing a receiver over five Grove Community properties.
June 6 at 4 p.m. - After the conclusion of an Internal Affairs (IA) investigation, Officer Nick Spolski’s employment with SPD has been terminated, effective immediately.
June 6 at 11:38 a.m. - On Wednesday SPD officers responded to the Logan neighborhood for a stabbing. The suspect was arrested for assault and booked into jail.
June 6 at 11:06 a.m. - First Ride Academy at 6:30pm on 6/12, 7/10 and 8/14, 2019 -- complete scooter education and rider training prior to free WSECU Movies in the Park!
June 5 at 3:02 p.m. - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has selected Spokane's University District for a $600,000 Brownfields Assessment Grant.
June 5 at 2:58 p.m. - Hundreds of Centennial Trail Medallions have been stolen & damaged in the last few weeks, the financial cost to replace them is still being calculated
June 5 at 2:56 p.m. - Drivers in the NW part of town should be cognizant of a new traffic enforcement camera placed at an elementary school in their area.
June 5 at 11:55 a.m. - Riverfront Park presents WSECU Outdoor Movies - a free summer series starting June 12, 2019!
June 5 at 9:45 a.m. - Intensive two-day program brings together Mayors, CEOs and other leaders
June 4 at 2:32 p.m. - SPD officers responded to a fatality collision at W Garland Ave and N Normandie St between a motorcycle and a vehicle.
June 4 at 1:18 p.m. - Help shape the Shadle area at upcoming public events
June 4 at 9:25 a.m. - On May 31, 2019 Spokane Police stopped a reported stolen truck downtown. Several people were detained out of the vehicle.
June 4 at 9:20 a.m. - Join us at Indian Canyon to see what new irrigation means for quality of play.
June 3 at 6:05 p.m. - Overheated electrical wiring is to blame for an attic fire that started at a South Hill home this afternoon.
June 3 at 2:48 p.m. - To improve response to reports of illegal camping, the City of Spokane created a pilot program that uses a team approach to speed cleanup of camps.
June 3 at 9:26 a.m. - The City of Spokane today is releasing its annual report on the quality of its drinking water. For 2018, the City met all drinking water standards.
June 1 at 6:16 p.m. - At 12:16 p.m., the Spokane Fire Department (SFD) was dispatched to a structure fire in the 1900 block of W. Indiana Ave.
May 29 at 1:38 p.m. - Spokane Police Chief Craig Meidl named president-elect of the Washington Association of Sheriffs and Police Chiefs.
May 28 at 2:24 p.m. - Spokane Police requesting media and public assistance locating missing elderly male.
May 24 at 2:12 p.m. - The Spokane Fire Department (SFD) was dispatched to the park adjacent to Garry Junior High (725 E Joseph) for a child stuck in a tree.
May 23 at 3:21 p.m. - The Spokane Police Department (SPD) has launched its Spokane Combats Auto Theft program to further its efforts in reducing auto theft.
May 23 at 11:50 a.m. - The Spokane Police Department (SPD), the Downtown Spokane Partnership and River Park Square are partnering to present Junior Police Academy.
May 23 at 11:15 a.m. - The Spokane Fire Department is the proud recipient of the 2019 PulsePoint Agency of the Year Award.
May 23 at 9:09 a.m. - The Spokane Police Department is requesting the community’s help in locating a missing juvenile.
May 23 at 8:53 a.m. - Riverfront Park attractions, golf, and splash pads are open
May 22 at 2:43 p.m. - Spokane Youth Card pilot program provides free bus rides, more
May 21 at 3:23 p.m. - SPD’s downtown precinct would like the public’s assistance in reducing the volume of commercial burglaries we are experiencing in the downtown core.
May 21 at 12:50 p.m. - Spokane Police Major Crimes Unit investigate body found in river near Huntington Park.
May 21 at 10:18 a.m. - Monday morning, around 9:00 a.m., a male inside a residence at 3100 E. 5th Avenue called to report he had been shot by an unknown male.
May 20 at 8:40 a.m. - Three adults and one child were displaced after a fire damaged their home last evening.
May 17 at 4:04 p.m. - Pedestrians, bicyclists can continue to use center of bridge.
May 17 at 12:08 p.m. - The Major Crimes Unit is looking into the disappearance of a man. They need your help in locating him or discovering what led to his disappearance.
May 16 at 6:48 p.m. - City of Spokane Wastewater Management crews are working to clear flooded streets and standing water around the City this evening.
May 16 at 3:24 p.m. - City of Spokane public safety officials want residents and visitors to enjoy a safe, well-attended Lilac Festival Armed Forces Torchlight Parade.
May 15 at 11:45 a.m. - Community moving to new SREC operations
May 15 at 9:08 a.m. - Mayor directs flags to fly half-staff
May 14 at 2:31 p.m. - Members of the SPD Reserve program set out a bait bike in the Logan neighborhood on Monday. They arrested two people in a short amount of time.
May 14 at 2:29 p.m. - SPD seeking assistance locating missing adult possibly suffering from medical issues.
May 13 at 1:35 p.m. - On Saturday, the Spokane Police Department investigated a road rage incident in north Spokane which quickly escalated into a very dangerous situation.
May 13 at 1:31 p.m. - The Spokane Police responded to the Shadle Park neighborhood early Saturday morning reference a malicious mischief report.
May 12 at 12:06 p.m. - Spokane Police arrest Vehicle Theft suspect and recover stolen vehicle containing the owner’s dog.
May 10 at 9:11 a.m. - Spokane Police Officers responded to the area of Dalke and Nevada on Thursday evening for a male waiving a gun around.
May 9 at 3:15 p.m. - Crews are continuing work on river health project.
May 9 at 1:23 p.m. - SPD responded to a head on collision on the Freya Way Bridge between Mission and Trent.
May 9 at 4:48 a.m. - A citizen observed their neighbors vehicle being prowled, chased the prowler, and the prowler subsequently fired at least one shot at the citizen
May 8 at 4:05 p.m. - WheelShare to launch in the City on May 13; here's what you need to know
May 8 at 9:31 a.m. - Listen to groovy tunes while cleaning along the Spokane River.
May 6 at 2:35 p.m. - Pay by phone added to area.
May 6 at 9:24 a.m. - The "Growing the Better Way" Event will host speaker and panel to discuss gentrification in Spokane.
May 5 at 8:35 p.m. - Just after 5 p.m., the Spokane Fire Department responded to a report of an uncontrolled cooking fire in a three-story apartment complex
May 3 at 7:05 a.m. - At approximately 1:40 a.m., the Spokane Fire Department responded to the 2300 block of E. Pacific Ave. on a report of a detached shed on fire.
May 2 at 4:11 p.m. - The new North Promenade in Riverfront Park will open tomorrow, along with the return of an Expo ’74 butterfly to mark the north gateway.
May 2 at 2:41 p.m. - Community members are invited to attend the 32nd Annual Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Ceremony
May 1 at 11:56 a.m. - Two events to be held on Tuesday, May 16 for students and the general public in conjunction with i-SUSTAIN.
May 1 at 11:12 a.m. - At 3:53 a.m., the Spokane Fire Department was dispatched to 102 N. Helena St. on a report of structure fire involving a commercial building.
April 29 at 5:01 p.m. - City officials joined Gov. Jay Inslee as he signed into law Senate Bill 5492, which creates a Pilot Program of Supervision for Motor Vehicle Felonies.
April 29 at 10:25 a.m. - Amidst a full irrigation replacement, Indian Canyon golf course will open thirteen holes on Monday, April 29, 2019 at a discounted rate.
April 29 at 8:47 a.m. - One adult male deceased after shooting incident on E 5th Ave
April 26 at 4:56 p.m. - Give Real Change to those experiencing homelessness.
April 25 at 2:46 p.m. - The Spokane Police Department will hold our next Coffee with a Cop event at the Starbucks 172 S. Division on Wednesday, May 1 from 1:00 to 3:00 pm.
April 25 at 1:22 p.m. - Celebrate Arbor Day with free family activities, yard care tips, and environmental education on Saturday at Finch Arboretum.
April 24 at 8:52 a.m. - Local participants to receive free compost bin
April 23 at 5:21 p.m. - Residents can safely dispose of unwanted medications and drugs, receive a free medication lock box and help combat the growing opioid epidemic.
April 23 at 9:38 a.m. - Flags will be lowered to half-staff April 24
April 22 at 3:54 p.m. - Community Expo, Opening Ceremony and Ribbon Cutting Planned
April 21 at 1:53 p.m. - Spokane Police are requesting media and public assistance in locating an 8 year old child.
April 19 at 1:26 p.m. - Spokane Police request media and public assistance locating a missing 12 year old child.
April 19 at 1:23 p.m. - The North Suspension pedestrian bridge is closing today for maintenance, and the new North Promenade will open in time for Bloomsday.
April 16 at 5:35 p.m. - Senate Bill 5492, which creates a Pilot Program of Supervision for Motor Vehicle-Related Felonies, has passed the Washington Legislature.
April 16 at 9:35 a.m. - Spokane Police Department (SPD) takes Jimmy R. Engleman (53) into custody after a several hour standoff downtown.
April 15 at 2:19 p.m. - Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Opens the Doors for Services
April 15 at 8:29 a.m. - Spokane Police arrest a convicted felon on Felony Harassment charge after a short standoff on N Adams Street.
April 13 at 6:25 p.m. - We are getting reports of a scam where victims get a call appearing to be an SPD phone number, they failed to pay a bond & now have to pay or go jail.
April 13 at 7:58 a.m. - Women in Fire has announced its 2020 Women in Fire International Conference will be held in Spokane.
April 13 at 7:43 a.m. - Last night at approximately 6:30 p.m. the Spokane Fire Department responded to the 2300 block of E. 5th Ave. on a report of a detached shed fire.
April 12 at 10:45 a.m. - One of the leading providers of live entertainment in the world, AEG will bring at least 30 concerts to the Pavilion during their three year contract.
April 11 at 9:14 a.m. - Systems in the public right of way and on private property must be upgraded.
April 11 at 9:08 a.m. - An open house is set to learn about construction plans for a new roundabout on U.S. 2.
April 9 at 4:51 p.m. - Spokane Mayor David Condon and Council Member Candace Mumm are sending their congratulations to the Spokane Transit Authority.
April 8 at 1:53 p.m. - Spokane community partners together for smoke alarm and carbon monoxide installation campaign—it takes a community
April 5 at 9:31 a.m. - Spokane’s Integrated Medical Services Manager recognized for his work in stroke care
April 4 at 2:52 p.m. - The cause of a downtown apartment fire that displaced multiple residents on March 20 has been ruled accidental.
April 2 at 4:49 p.m. - Crime Stoppers is offering a reward in an effort to assist SPD Detectives as they investigate a violent attempted robbery in Browne’s Addition.
March 29 at 8:30 a.m. - More good news for Spokane golfers! With the final winter traces giving way to spring green, Downriver & The Creek at Qualchan are opening.
March 28 at 2:47 p.m. - A City project to enhance alleyway streetscapes downtown
March 28 at 12:39 p.m. - Move designed to improve customer convenience
March 28 at 8:38 a.m. - Mayor directs flags to fly at half-staff
March 26 at 2:40 p.m. - Esmeralda will open the front nine holes on Thursday, March 28, 2019
March 26 at 12:17 p.m. - Spokane Police Detectives are seeking information about a Robbery in Browne’s Addition that occurred on 3/18/2019 at about 3 AM.
March 26 at 10:47 a.m. - SPD arrested 5 people yesterday after the group spent the day wreaking havoc downtown. They were booked for both misdemeanors and felonies.
March 25 at 9:21 p.m. - Spokane Police request media and public assistance location a missing 9 year old child.
March 25 at 3:52 p.m. - At approximately 1:20 a.m. on Sunday, the Spokane Fire Department responded to the 800 block of W. 8th Ave. for a reported residence on fire.
March 25 at 3:49 p.m. - A resident was transported to an area hospital after a fire broke out in his apartment early this morning.
March 22 at 12:43 p.m. - Citizens come to the aid of a female being assaulted by a man in the Spokane County Courthouse.
March 20 at 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 at 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.
March 15 at 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.
March 15 at 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.
March 15 at 12:59 p.m. - Spokane Police want you to have a safe and fun St. Patrick’s Day Parade
March 9 at 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 at 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 at 5:09 p.m. - Senate Bill 5492, which would authorize a Program to Supervise Offenders of Motor Vehicle-Related Felonies, passed the State Senate.
March 6 at 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.
March 5 at 9:56 a.m. - Recommended priorities identified
March 4 at 9:27 a.m. - Community workshop opportunity occurs Wednesday, March 6
March 3 at 12:59 p.m. - A firefighter suffered minor burns and a female resident was transported for smoke inhalation after a fire last evening.
March 2 at 3:44 p.m. - As of 4 p.m. on Saturday, March 2, the City of Spokane has completed work on the Full-City Plow initiated on Thursday morning.
March 1 at 7:10 p.m. - SFD responded to the 700 block of S. Maple St. following reports of heavy black smoke and fire coming from an apartment building.
March 1 at 11:21 a.m. - Spokane Police Officers discover a possible explosive device during the execution of a search warrant in a motor home.
March 1 at 8:51 a.m. - Council Member Mike Fagan is at the NorthTown Mall for March for Meals!
Feb. 28 at 6:33 a.m. - City of Spokane crews were out all night plowing in arterials as new snow fell. Additionally, the City is initiating a Full-City Plow at 7 a.m. today.
Feb. 27 at 4:05 p.m. - Pilot Program of Supervision for Motor Vehicle-Related Felonies moves forward in Washington Senate
Feb. 27 at 1:25 p.m. - Park Board approved a proposed naming partnership with Numerica Credit Union, providing additional free and low-cost programs
Feb. 27 at 1:03 p.m. - Dwight Collins was arrested for strangling his neighbor & punching the neighbor's wife. He was booked into jail for 2nd Assault & 4th Assault.
Feb. 25 at 8:38 a.m. - Spokane police are in the process of investigating a shooting that took place in Northeast Spokane.
Feb. 23 at 12:54 p.m. - At approximately 2:15 a.m. a fire at a commercial building in downtown Spokane was reported.
Feb. 22 at 1:36 p.m. - Fire investigators advise yesterday’s house fire was caused by improperly disposed oil/stain rags that spontaneously ignited.
Feb. 22 at 9:36 a.m. - The City of Spokane will resume curbside yard and food waste pickup on Monday, Feb. 25.
Feb. 20 at 3:12 p.m. - The City of Spokane is recognizing a local business that has excelled in the management of wastewater generated as part of their processes.
Feb. 19 at 10:49 a.m. - Officers make an arrest at an occupied burglary. A resident in Kendall Yards woke to find a man sleeping on her bedroom floor.
Feb. 17 at 5:29 a.m. - In a 27-hour period, SPD recovered 13 stolen vehicles in various parts of the City.
Feb. 15 at 12:13 p.m. - Crews will complete snow cleanup work over weekend
Feb. 14 at 7:19 p.m. - Spokane Police are investigating a shooting incident in the 2000 block of E 6th Ave.
Feb. 13 at 3:04 p.m. - SPD has rescheduled their Coffee with a Cop event at Burrito Loco, 3115 E. Mission Avenue to Tuesday, Feb. 26, 10 a.m. - noon.
Feb. 12 at 3:10 p.m. - Possible partnership would bring additional free and low-cost programming to the Skate Ribbon
Feb. 12 at 10:54 a.m. - City of Spokane offices open as usual.
Feb. 11 at 7:59 a.m. - With snow from yesterday and overnight, the City of Spokane will initiate a new Full-City Plow starting at 9 a.m. today.
Feb. 8 at 3:08 p.m. - Plowing, sanding, and deicing continuing in arterials now; work in residential areas to begin soon
Feb. 8 at 2:27 p.m. - The Spokane Police Department will hold our next Coffee with a Cop event Tuesday, February 12, 10 a.m. – noon at Burrito Loco, 3115 E. Mission Ave.
Feb. 7 at 12:42 p.m. - With single-digit temperatures in our area, the City of Spokane’s Water Department is providing some tips to avoid frozen pipes.
Feb. 7 at 10:25 a.m. - The City of Spokane is providing customers with more time to pay their monthly bills.
Feb. 6 at 11:31 p.m. - A female in her 70s suffered a non-life threatening stab wound and was transported to a local hospital for treatment
Feb. 6 at 5:28 p.m. - A fire that damaged an East Central home in the 3200 block of N. Regal St. this morning was determined to be accidental.
Feb. 6 at 3:57 p.m. - Speech will be shown live on web and Facebook
Feb. 6 at 3:14 p.m. - Investigators with SFD’s Special Investigation Unit confirm this morning’s vacant house fire on W. Crown Ave. was started by a warming fire.
Feb. 6 at 2:27 p.m. - Flags lowered to half-staff Feb. 6
Feb. 6 at 12:40 p.m. - The Spokane Fire Department responded to the 3200 block of N. Regal St. around 11:30 a.m. upon the report of smoke issuing from a residence.
Feb. 5 at 5:09 p.m. - Spokane Police Patrol Team 15 and Night PACT (Patrol Anti-Crime Team) arrest convicted felon with multiple firearms, ammunition and drugs.
Feb. 5 at 10:20 a.m. - Presidents’ Day Tours planned at City’s Waste to Energy Facility
Feb. 4 at 9:28 a.m. - Warming Centers prepare for cold temperatures.
Feb. 1 at 4:10 p.m. - Spokane Police are investigation an attempted luring that reportedly occurred yesterday near Regal and Queen around 3 p.m.
Feb. 1 at 1:54 p.m. - The Spokane Police Department is requesting the public’s help in finding a vulnerable adult.
Jan. 30 at 5:05 p.m. - SPD Major Crimes Detectives have arrested a suspect in the Lewis and Clark High School social media threats.
Jan. 25 at 12:23 p.m. - Information available during A Public Open House on Feb. 7.
Jan. 24 at 4:20 p.m. - The Spokane Police Department (SPD) has arrested Ashley S. Horning (25) for the homicide at 2100 E. Cataldo Avenue.
Jan. 24 at 1:20 p.m. - Spokane River Vision Plan engagement opportunities available this spring
Jan. 24 at 10:17 a.m. - SPD officers were involved in an officer involved shooting (OIS). It is being investigated by the Spokane Investigative Regional Response (SIRR) Team.
Jan. 24 at 9:44 a.m. - Fire investigators say a multi-bulb lamp with incandescent light bulbs placed too close to combustible materials caused an early morning fire.
Jan. 23 at 9 a.m. - Two adults and their two small dogs were displaced after an early morning house fire.
Jan. 22 at 12:27 p.m. - Final preparations are coming together!
Jan. 22 at 10:12 a.m. - SPD responded to a north side neighborhood for a shots fired call last night. The incident erupted from on ongoing dispute between a couple neighbors.
Jan. 21 at 1:18 p.m. - SPD, following up on the shooting on Atlantic, executed a search warrant on a vehicle seized that night. Officers recovered multiple firearms.
Jan. 20 at 2:32 p.m. - For a 2nd time this week, officers were injured in a violent encounter w/ a suspect. One officer was treated at a hospital but has been released.
Jan. 19 at 10:46 a.m. - We want everyone to enjoy a safe MLK Day Unity March. Spokane Police are asking citizens to leave backpacks at home if you are attending the march.
Jan. 18 at 12:05 p.m. - Join Council Member Burke for a Youth Town Hall on Jan. 30
Jan. 18 at 5:59 a.m. - 55 year-old David Fender was last seen in the area of 2100 E Mission during the evening hours of January 18th.
Jan. 17 at 9:32 a.m. - Several Spokane Police Officers were involved in a very violent confrontation on Tuesday night after stopping a male suspected of DUI driving.
Jan. 16 at 1:58 p.m. - Spokane Police Department Major Crimes Detectives are investigating suspicious circumstances of a man found partially in the river.
Jan. 16 at 1:54 p.m. - SPD Officers were called to 400 S Washington to a report of a stabbing. Officers arrested Tayleeanne J. Guerrero for assaulting someone with scissors.
Jan. 15 at 2:41 p.m. - The name of the SPD officer involved in the Officer Involved Shooting (OIS) from January 7, 2019 in the 600 block of Montgomery is being released.
Jan. 15 at 2 p.m. - Items will be distributed during the annual point-in-time count.
Jan. 15 at 12:24 p.m. - Fire investigators say yesterday’s fire at the Tiki Lodge was caused by a malfunctioning commercial natural gas clothes dryer
Jan. 11 at 2:15 p.m. - The Spokane Historic Preservation Office is excited to introduce a new historic preservation incentive!
Jan. 8 at 4:37 p.m. - Statement from Spokane Police Chief Craig Meidl regarding the Officer Involved Shooting (OIS)
Jan. 8 at 2:23 p.m. - SPD and SFD responded to a vehicle fire in the North Central neighborhood yesterday. During the the investigation, it was determined to be arson.
Jan. 8 at 12:21 p.m. - Spokane Police officers were involved in an Officer Involved Shooting (OIS) incident tonight.
Jan. 7 at 8:27 a.m. - The North Spokane Walmart was evacuated Sunday night after several employees reported a suspicious substance on money collected.
Jan. 6 at 9:57 p.m. - At 5:47 p.m., Spokane Fire Department crews responded to the West Central neighborhood for a reported house fire.
Jan. 4 at 4:59 p.m. - Police arrest a man for numerous felony charges after he fired a handgun in the area of Pacific Ave. and Browne St.
Jan. 4 at 2:59 p.m. - A wheels park is planned for the north bank of Riverfront, and we'd love to hear from the wheels community about design elements they want to see.
Jan. 4 at 10:55 a.m. - Flags will be lowered to half-staff Jan. 5
Jan. 4 at 10:02 a.m. - Firefighters said individuals who broke into a vacant home and set up residence are to blame for yesterday’s house fire.
Jan. 3 at 10:36 a.m. - The Spokane Chiefs invite fans to join the team at the Riverfront Park Ice Ribbon in downtown Spokane on Thursday, January 10, 2019 from 6-8 p.m.
Jan. 2 at 2:36 p.m. - Spokane Police officers responded to a reported shooting in the 6600 block of N Standard.