Police Department News Releases for November 2023

Nov. 28

SPD Seeking the Public’s Assistance in Locating a Vulnerable Juvenile

3:17 p.m. - SPD is asking for the public’s assistance in locating 15-year-old Bradley.

Nov. 27

Request for Public's Assistance in Hit and Run Investigation

8:45 a.m. - SPD seeking public assistance in locating suspect vehicle in hit and run collision

Nov. 17

SPD Major Crimes Homicide Investigation

8:41 a.m. - SPD’s Major Crimes Unit conducting death investigation after three people, including two children, are found deceased.

Nov. 16

Chief Meidl Announces His Resignation

8:50 a.m. - Chief Meidl's last day with the Spokane Police Department will be December 31st.

Nov. 15

Public Assistance Requested in Identifying Armed Robber

9:35 a.m. - The depicted individual, wearing a distinctive mask and pink costume, is the suspect in an armed robbery which occurred just after 5PM on 11-13-23.

Nov. 9

SPD Reminds Public to Protest Peacefully

11:43 a.m. - Spokane Police remind the public to exercise their 1st Amendment rights peacefully and lawfully

Nov. 8

SPD Investigating Suspicious Substance

2:03 p.m. - SPD responds to a suspicious substance at the County Elections Office

Nov. 6

Northeast Spokane Homicide Investigation

8:18 a.m. - Detectives investigating apparent homicide after body discovered in vacant house

Police Arrest Man Driving Stolen Construction Equipment

8:16 a.m. - Officers arrest man who stole a large piece of heavy construction type equipment, ran over a fence, and attempted to drive away

Nov. 1

Spokane Police Seek Help Identifying Hit And Run Suspect

3 p.m. - SPD seeks assistance locating a vehicle and driver involved in a hit and run that seriously injured a pedestrian

Child Killed In Tragic Dog Attack

11:54 a.m. - Child killed in fatal dog attack

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