Crime

Deputy Rick Bray watches surveillance monitors from the control room at the Clallam County Jail on Wednesday in Port Angeles. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)

Jail space not keeping up with expectations

Medical services among aspects that require more room

Deputy Rick Bray watches surveillance monitors from the control room at the Clallam County Jail on Wednesday in Port Angeles. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)
John Walsch, mental health navigator for the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office, recently had his position extended through the end of June 2022, after the Sheriff’s Office was awarded a year-long grant by the Washington Association of Sheriffs & Police Chiefs to fund the position. (Zach Jablonski/Peninsula Daily News)

Navigating difficulties: Help offered to those in crisis

Mental health professional joins police on calls

John Walsch, mental health navigator for the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office, recently had his position extended through the end of June 2022, after the Sheriff’s Office was awarded a year-long grant by the Washington Association of Sheriffs & Police Chiefs to fund the position. (Zach Jablonski/Peninsula Daily News)

Murder sentence over 3 decades

Nordland man also to serve time for assault

Vehicular homicide sentence imposed

Chimacum woman pleaded guilty

Man charged with hate crime

Arraignment scheduled for Aug. 27

Bail doubled after obscene gesture

Sequim man accused of hate crime, arson

Second appeal of double-murder conviction fails

Man was sent to prison for double murder in 2014

A sign at the entrance to Air Station/Sector Field Office Port Angeles on Ediz Hook is shown Wednesday after it had been set afire. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)

Hate crime and arson suspected

Port Angeles deputy police chief: Could have been prevented

A sign at the entrance to Air Station/Sector Field Office Port Angeles on Ediz Hook is shown Wednesday after it had been set afire. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)

Woman sheds clothes, ransacks restaurant

Competency review set for Friday

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‘Vigilantism’ a fear in wake of new laws

Sheriff, legislator review police use-of-force limits

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Port Angeles Police Chief Brian Smith.

Police reform laws are criticized

New rules in effect this week

Port Angeles Police Chief Brian Smith.

Port Angeles man sentenced for rape, assault

A Port Angeles man has been sentenced to more than 11 years in prison for strangling and raping a woman on July… Continue reading

Reported shooting under investiagation

Police seek more details from public

Port Angeles police investigating shooting incident

Port Angeles police are investigating a reported shooting that occurred on East Second Street between Eunice and Francis streets at about 10… Continue reading

Assault charges filed for man, 82

Arraignment in case set Friday

Robert John Cuevas, left, was sentenced to four years in prison on Friday after kidnapping and assaulting another Port Townsend resident last fall. (Zach Jablonski/Peninsula Daily News)

Guilty plea nets four-year prison sentence

Two more face trial on kidnapping, assault charges

Robert John Cuevas, left, was sentenced to four years in prison on Friday after kidnapping and assaulting another Port Townsend resident last fall. (Zach Jablonski/Peninsula Daily News)

Retrial denied after second-degree murder conviction

A motion for a new trial for a Nordland man convicted of the second-degree murder of a neighbor has been denied. A… Continue reading