Police Department News Releases for July 2017

July 26

Spokane Police Asking for Help Locating Missing 10 Year Old

7:02 p.m. - We're asking for help locating Aleah Sauer (10), last seen at about 5:30p at Walnut/Augusta. If you see her please call Crime Check at 509-456-2233.

July 24

Alert Citizens help SPD Recover Stolen Truck

8:17 p.m. - Alert citizens notify Spokane Police department patrol officers to stolen truck.

July 19

SPD Releasing Officer Names From July 3rd Officer Involved Shooting

3:31 p.m. - The Spokane Police Department is releasing the names of the officers involved in the July 3rd, 2017 Officer Involved Shooting (OIS) incident.

July 18

Three Arrested for Breaking in & Vandalizing Salk Middle School

2:03 p.m. - Three Juveniles Arrested after Breaking in & Vandalizing Newly Remodeled Salk Middle School

July 17

Spokane Police Investigate Plane Crash

11:32 a.m. - Spokane Police and the FAA are investigating a plane crash in North Spokane.

Several Teens Arrested for Burglary Spree on Spokane's North Side

6:03 a.m. - Spokane Police, following up on investigative leads from the night before, arrested 3 teens for a series of burglaries that happened early Monday.

Serious Crash Downtown Closes Major Intersection for Hours

5:23 a.m. - The Spokane Police Department is investigating a serious crash that occurred yesterday evening at the intersection of Sprague/Division.

July 13

Spokane Police Department is hosting 4 hiring workshops.

1:10 p.m. - Spokane Police Department is hosting 4 hiring workshops.

Standoff With Armed Subject Ends: Subject Arrested, No Injuries

2:07 a.m. - Spokane Police Officers responded to a victim who reported being threatened by his roommate with a rifle.

July 12

Spokane Police Officer Uses Narcan to Save Life

4:41 p.m. - Spokane Police Officer Uses Narcan to Save Life

July 11

Spokane Police Officer Arrested on Domestic Violence Charge

10:24 a.m. - A Spokane Police Officer was placed on administrative leave after being arrested in Spokane County early this morning for domestic violence assault.

July 6

Detectives Ask For Help Identifying Suspect in N. Spokane Assault

3:46 p.m. - On July 1, 2017 between 1 and 2 PM, a man assaulted a woman at Walmart (9212 N Colton). Detectives ask for the public’s help identifying him.

July 3

SIRR Team Investigating an Officer Involved Shooting

4:42 a.m. - SPD officers were involved in an Officer Involved Shooting (OIS) this morning. Two officers fired their service weapons striking the subject.



Contact Police

  • Crime Check: 509.456.2233
  • Tipline: 509.242.TIPS (8477)
  • My Spokane: 311, or for outside city limits, 509.755.CITY (2489)

Media Relations Contact

Officer John O'Brien
509.835.4568
jobrien@spokanepolice.org