Latest Police Department News Releases

Yesterday

Major Crimes Unit Investigates a Death and Serious Assault

4:12 p.m. - The Spokane Police Department's Major Crimes Unit is investigating a death and a serious assault in the 5100 block of North Adams.

April 8

SPD Investigating a Robbery

12:13 p.m. - The Spokane Police Department is investigating the robbery of a guest at a hotel in the 9600 block of North Newport Hwy.

April 7

Stolen Bikes Recovered

8:08 a.m. - High-end bikes stolen but quickly located by Downtown Precinct officers.

April 2

SPD Emphasis for GU Game

3:34 p.m. - SPD and Gonzaga University Security work together to ensure safe and lawful celebrations surrounding Saturday’s NCAA game

March 30

Automobile/Pedestrian Collision

4:18 p.m. - An automobile/pedestrian collision sent an elderly man to the hospital for a head injury.

March 25

St. Charles Church Fire Suspect

3:28 p.m. - Spokane Police arrest a man in connection with last week’s fire at a north Spokane church

March 23

SPD Responds to Man in Crisis

4:21 p.m. - SPD officer calmly talks down a suicidal/delusional man and gets him the help he needs even after the man assaulted the officer

March 17

Trent DUI Crash

11:41 a.m. - Officers responded to a reckless driver call in the East Central neighborhood in which the driver was possibly armed.

March 16

SPD Investigating fatal collision in East Spokane

5:18 a.m. - One person was pronounced deceased at the scene, while another was transported to the hospital with life threatening injuries

March 12

Kidnapping Scam

4:59 p.m. - Recently there has been an increase in “kidnapping scams” in the Spokane area. SPD wants the public to be aware of these scams and to report them.



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