Crime

Man accused of fishing illegally near Sekiu

The state seized a 74-year-old Kitsap County man’s boat for “egregious” fishing violations near Sekiu, a state Department of Fish and Wildlife official… Continue reading

Police accuse Sequim man of molestation

A 37-year-old Sequim man was arrested after police alleged he had sexual contact with a 4-year-old girl, the Clallam County Sheriff’s office… Continue reading

Port Angeles man convicted of vehicular assault

Peter A. Norton has been convicted of vehicular assault and second-degree assault for ramming a neighbor with a Jeep Cherokee in west… Continue reading

Sequim woman booked after alleged burglary, assault, pursuit

A Sequim woman has been arrested for investigation of first-degree burglary, fourth-degree assault — domestic violence, eluding a police vehicle and resisting arrest.… Continue reading

Port Angeles man to see trial in October on rape, assault charges

A South Old Mill Road resident charged with raping a 19-year-old woman and assaulting her friend Aug. 8 had his trial set… Continue reading

Competency of inmate charged with attack on officer to be evaluated

A competency evaluation has been ordered for a prison inmate charged with the attempted murder of a Clallam Bay Corrections Center officer… Continue reading

Port Angeles area man who allegedly fired at house is ordered into treatment

A man who allegedly fired a gun at a neighbor’s house, with one bullet glancing off a propane tank, was ordered to… Continue reading

Port Townsend man charged with sex crimes

A Port Townsend man is being held in Jefferson County Jail on $100,000 bail after he was charged for investigation of sex… Continue reading

Vehicle prowls on ODT: Ten cars burgled at trailheads; 18 vehicle break-ins in Clallam

Vehicles in parking areas along Olympic Discovery Trail from Sequim to west of Port Angeles have been broken into during a recent… Continue reading

Sequim man, 19, charged with second-degree rape of 15-year-old

A 19-year-old Sequim man was charged with second-degree rape Wednesday in connection with the alcohol-related 2017 assault of a 15-year-old girl who… Continue reading

Man jailed after alleged crime spree

A Marysville man was arrested at the 7 Cedars Casino on Saturday after an alleged crime spree that left him with a gunshot… Continue reading

18-month sentence follows head-on crash at Lake Crescent

An 18-month prison sentence was meted out to a 51-year-old Hoquiam-area man in federal district court for vehicular assault for seriously injuring two… Continue reading

Trial in cold case murder delayed

The murder trial of 59-year-old Tommy Ross, accused of strangling to death a 20-year-old Port Angeles woman 40 years ago, was delayed… Continue reading

Sequim man facing fourth DUI charge in under 10 years

A 26-year-old Sequim man appeared in Clallam County Superior Court on Monday for what would be his fourth charge of driving under… Continue reading

Forks man pleads guilty to federal charges

A Forks man, who police arrested last summer after finding a golf-ball-sized amount of methamphetamine in a baby’s diaper and the child’s mother… Continue reading

Port Angeles man charged with second-degree rape, assault

Charges of second-degree rape by forcible compulsion and fourth-degree assault were filed Wednesday against a 43-year-old Port Angeles man. Other women have… Continue reading

Woman arrested in Port Angeles after police pursuit

Law enforcement officers have arrested a woman they say drove a car into a state Department of Corrections officer before leading police… Continue reading

New charges filed against Port Angeles man who eluded police several times

New charges have been filed against a Port Angeles man who eluded law enforcement multiple times this summer. Mason H. Durham, 20,… Continue reading

Sequim man sentenced in rape cases

A former Sequim church trustee who has been convicted of raping two eighth-grade girls in 2015 and 2016 and tampering with a… Continue reading

Men arrested in separate alleged fire-starting incidents

Two men have been taken into custody for alleged fire-starting in separate incidences. Sheldon Scott Garner was arrested Monday for investigation of arson… Continue reading