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Spokane Police talking about encrypting their Scanner Feed

Feb 25, 2015

We would like to address this possibility. First off, we have not seen a media release on encrypting their scanner feed from Spokane Police Department, but that does not surprise us since the flow of Media Releases has drastically declined in the past year. For a Department to claim transparency they have often been difficult to gain information from. What used to be Media Releases and Updates weekly, are now a rare Tweet on Major incidents or a Media Release saying the Crime is Down. With the current system as it is,  and the flow of information to the public from…

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Detectives Need Your Help Identifying McDonalds Robber Crime Stoppers Reward Offered

Feb 17, 2015

Detectives Need Your Help Identifying McDonalds Robber Crime Stoppers Reward Offered   Spokane County Sheriff Office Major Crimes detectives are trying to identify a robbery suspect and they are asking for your help. On January 18th, 2015, this female suspect walked into the McDonalds located at 2222 North Argonne Road in Spokane Valley at approximately 10:15 p.m.  The suspect walked up to the counter when it was unattended and used a pair of wire cutters to cut the credit card machine and a donation box free from the counter.  Employees tried to stop and detain the suspect but she fought…

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Spokane Police Major Crimes detectives are looking to the public to help identify two suspects in an assault

Feb 12, 2015

Spokane Police Major Crimes detectives are looking to the public to help identify two suspects in an assault that occurred on February 2, 2015, at a grocery store in the 3900 block of N. Market. Attached is a photo of one of the suspects.  Both suspects are described as either African Americans or Pacific Islanders, in their 20s or 30s, each a with a stocky build, and each approximately 5’ 9” tall.  One of the suspects (not in the attached photo) is described as having long, black hair.  Anyone with information on the incident or the identities of the suspects…

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Update: 2200 E. 4th Structure Fire, Incident believed to be accidental in nature

Feb 9, 2015

Update: 2200 E. 4th Structure Fire, CAUSE OF FATAL FIRE UNDER INVESTIGATION Incident believed to be accidental in nature ********************************************** Investigators have determined the cause of a fire that claimed the lives of two people this weekend was accidental in nature. Investigation into the fire is ongoing. The Spokane Fire Department Special Investigations Unit (SIU), with the assistance of Spokane Police Major Crimes detectives and an investigator from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF), spent the majority of the day on Saturday and part of the day Sunday investigating the fatal fire. Investigators believe the fire started…

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