Crime

Thieves spoil Christmas for some in Jefferson County

The spirit of taking rather than giving tainted Christmas Eve and Christmas Day for owners of a Port Townsend business and a… Continue reading

Hearing set in child rape case

A hearing has been set in a child rape case to determine whether certain statements the… Continue reading

Port Angeles woman sentenced after pleading guilty to shooting at roommate

Danette Denise Gilbert has been sentenced to seven years, nine months in prison for shooting at a roommate through a door of… Continue reading

Sequim man in court after alleged threat of tribal bus driver

A 58-year-old Sequim man arrested after allegedly threatening a school bus driver for the Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe while using a racial slur… Continue reading

Jail threats results in felony harassment guilty plea

A Port Angeles man who allegedly made threats to two Clallam County jail workers has pleaded guilty to felony harassment, the Clallam… Continue reading

Inmate pleads guilty to second-degree assault

A Clallam Bay Corrections Center inmate has pleaded guilty to second-degree assault after he repeatedly punched a cellmate in June 2016, the… Continue reading

Agnew man convicted after trial

An Agnew man has been convicted of illegally possessing a firearm, heroin and suboxone, the Clallam County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office announced. Andrew… Continue reading

Bremerton police officers shot; suspect killed by return fire

Two Bremerton police officers were shot and the suspect killed Sunday morning. Police said the officers contacted Willie Mccord shortly before 2 a.m.… Continue reading

Port Angeles man charged with attempted bank robbery

James Lavon Lewis was charged Wednesday with an attempted robbery at the 1st Security Bank in Port Angeles and with allegedly forging… Continue reading

Kyler A. Luse was arrested and charged with investigation of criminal mischief related to damage he allegedly caused to a Clallam County Sheriff’s Office patrol vehicle.	(Clallam County Sheriff’s Office)

Naked man escapes patrol vehicle in Port Angeles

A naked man jumped from a deputy’s moving patrol car after freeing one of his hands from his handcuffs and breaking a… Continue reading

Kyler A. Luse was arrested and charged with investigation of criminal mischief related to damage he allegedly caused to a Clallam County Sheriff’s Office patrol vehicle.	(Clallam County Sheriff’s Office)

Port Angeles bank robbery suspect arrested after allegedly shoplifting at Safeway

A man accused of unsuccessfully robbing 1st Security Bank last month was arrested over the weekend for shoplifting at Safeway, police say.… Continue reading

Port Angeles police seek suspect accused of brandishing gun

Port Angeles police are looking for the driver of a dark green Dodge Neon who is accused of pointing a handgun —… Continue reading

Washington, North Dakota tribal members sentenced in separate sex crime cases

Officials say two men who are members of tribes in Washington state and North Dakota were sentenced to federal prison in separate sex… Continue reading

Murder suspect to undergo another mental health evaluation

Benjamin George Bonner will have another mental health evaluation before entering a plea in his pending murder case. Bonner, 18, is charged… Continue reading

Man arrested after Christmas tree stolen in ransack of Sequim-area home

Deputies didn’t call him a Grinch, but they say a man left a trail of ornaments after ransacking a Sequim-area home and… Continue reading

Forks man charged with drug, weapons violations

A Forks man has been charged with multiple drug and weapons violations after Clallam County sheriff’s deputies found heroin and numerous firearms… Continue reading

Port Angeles man sentenced to 117 months in knife attack

An apologetic John Greystoke has been sentenced to nearly 10 years in prison for stabbing a house guest in the abdomen. Greystoke,… Continue reading

Police investigate alleged car arson in Port Angeles

City police on Tuesday were investigating an alleged vehicle arson that occurred over the weekend. A 1995 Geo Metro was burned late… Continue reading

Murder suspect apology alleged; planned not-guilty plea likely to be amended, attorney says

Accused murderer Benjamin George Bonner has apologized in a letter to a Clallam County Superior Court judge, court papers allege. The 18-year-old… Continue reading

Port Angeles man jailed after hit-and-run wreck injures two on Highway 101 in Carlsborg

A 35-year-old Port Angeles man remained in the Clallam County jail Sunday after a hit-and-run wreck in Carlsborg over the weekend. Ian M.… Continue reading