Crime

Competency exam ordered for student charged with killing Sequim woman

A Bainbridge High School student charged with second-degree murder will be examined to see if he is competent to enter a plea… Continue reading

Port Angeles police seek driver after reported hit-and-run

Port Angeles police were searching Saturday for the driver of a vehicle involved in a hit-and-run of a vehicle and subsequent pursuit… Continue reading

Two sentenced after Olympic Peninsula Narcotics Enforcement Team investigations

A Port Angeles resident and a Sequim resident each have been sentenced for drug-related charges after Olympic Peninsula Narcotics Enforcement Team investigations.… Continue reading

Two plead in alleged assault; case probed as hate crime said to have been like ‘schoolyard fight’

What was first investigated as a possible hate crime last summer when a black man was allegedly beaten up resulted Tuesday in… Continue reading

Port Angeles man sentenced for indecent liberties, second-degree kidnapping

A 27-year-old Port Angeles man who was charged with kidnapping and raping a woman at knifepoint over the summer has been sentenced… Continue reading

Port Angeles woman pleads guilty to sex-related charges, animal abuse

A Port Angeles woman accused of raping a teenage boy and having sexual contact with an animal pleaded guilty Tuesday to sex-related… Continue reading

Port Angeles police investigate report of robbery

City police are investigating a reported robbery after a man said someone displayed a handgun and stole about $150 cash near Port… Continue reading

Port Angeles man facing drug, weapons charges released after posting $210,000 bond

A Port Angeles man facing several drug and weapons charges has posted bond and been released from Clallam County jail. Gerald Neil… Continue reading

Port Angeles police search for armed robber

Police on Saturday were searching for an armed man who reportedly robbed The Daily Grind espresso stand Friday afternoon and fled into… Continue reading

Clallam deputies seek man suspected of posing as officer

The Clallam County Sheriff’s Office is seeking a man suspected of posing as a law enforcement officer after a Sequim-area resident said she… Continue reading

Port Angeles woman sentenced for domestic violence

A Port Angeles woman has been sentenced to 10 days in jail for striking the father of her child with a pair… Continue reading

Port Angeles rape trial expected to be delayed for second time

A Port Angeles man accused of raping an unconscious woman last summer is expected to get a new trial date for the… Continue reading

Possible hate crime in Port Angeles now Assault 4

A report last summer of a black man beaten while being called a racial slur, which was investigated as a hate crime,… Continue reading

Armed man robs Port Angeles gas station

Port Angeles police on Tuesday worked on leads from information supplied by city residents in their search for an armed man who… Continue reading

Man seen on video camera stealing $700 from Sequim VFW

Sequim’s Veterans of Foreign War Post 4760 was the victim of theft again Sunday. Brittany Mathis,… Continue reading

Attorney says Bainbridge man will plead not guilty to causing death of Sequim woman

The Bainbridge High School student who authorities say confessed to killing a 71-year-old Sequim-area children’s advocate last week will plead not guilty… Continue reading

New trial date set for Port Angeles man accused of stabbing roommate

John Greystoke, a Port Angeles man charged with stabbing a roommate in the abdomen more than a year ago, has a new… Continue reading

Woman who had custody of Forks child pleads not guilty

Michelle Ward, who had been given custody of a 2-year-old boy who died Nov. 11 of blunt-force trauma, has pleaded not guilty… Continue reading

Bainbridge Island man, 18, arrested following killing of 71-year-old Sequim woman

A Bainbridge Island man has been arrested following the killing of a 71-year-old Sequim woman, according to the Clallam County Sheriff’s Office. Benjamin… Continue reading

Peninsula man serving double-murder sentence files for high court review

Darold Stenson has asked the state Supreme Court to review his 1993 double-murder case. Stenson, 64, was convicted in November 2013 on… Continue reading