Crime

Port Angeles police arrest a man at the corner of First and Albert streets in Port Angeles on Tuesday after he allegedly created a disturbance and brandished a handgun replica at passers-by. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)

Man subdued with ‘sponge round’ after standoff

Street blocked, crisis negotiator called in

Port Angeles police arrest a man at the corner of First and Albert streets in Port Angeles on Tuesday after he allegedly created a disturbance and brandished a handgun replica at passers-by. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)
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A burglary sometime between Sept. 6-7 left the front door of Sunny Farms Supplement Store broken as the burglar took a cash register till that contained no money, Sequim police report.

Sequim store burglar gets away with empty till

A burglary at Sunny Farms Supplement Store in Sequim turned up with nothing for the culprit. Sometime on the night of Labor Day,… Continue reading

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A burglary sometime between Sept. 6-7 left the front door of Sunny Farms Supplement Store broken as the burglar took a cash register till that contained no money, Sequim police report.

Tacoma woman sentenced to 19 months after Sequim crime spree

The second partner in a May “crime spree” through Sequim agreed to a plea deal for theft charges in Clallam and Pierce counties.… Continue reading

Sequim woman arrested after stolen mail found in car

A Sequim woman was arrested for investigation of stolen property and mail theft after deputies found 102 letters in a vehicle that had… Continue reading

The stolen black 2022 Dodge sits mangled on the roadside. The pickup had collided head-on with a 2016 Honda Pilot after a short pursuit. (Clallam County Sheriff’s Office)

Chase leads to discovery of ‘stacks’ of mail, counterfeit drugs

An early-morning police chase in west Port Angeles on Wednesday led to the discovery of “stacks” of Kitsap County mail, stolen identification… Continue reading

The stolen black 2022 Dodge sits mangled on the roadside. The pickup had collided head-on with a 2016 Honda Pilot after a short pursuit. (Clallam County Sheriff’s Office)

Sequim VFW burglar pleads guilty, serves jail time

A man arrested for burglarizing the Sequim Veterans of Foreign War Post 4760 in March pleaded guilty to second-degree burglary and served time… Continue reading

Lakewood man agrees to eight years for Sequim crime spree

Fiancee also approves plea deal; sentencing hearing set for Aug. 23

Sequim man sentenced to 18 years for child rape

Judge: Actions were ‘appalling’

Port Angeles woman sentenced after pleading guilty to shooting

A Port Angeles woman has been sentenced to seven years in prison after she pleaded guilty to charges related to her allegedly… Continue reading

Two people arrested after alleged altercation at OMC

Two people were arrested early Thursday morning and later released following an altercation at Olympic Medical… Continue reading

Brandon S. Jones.

Port Angeles man sentenced for illegal drugs

A Port Angeles man has been sentenced to four years in prison for possession of methamphetamine with intent to deliver and first-degree… Continue reading

Brandon S. Jones.

Warrants issued for three burglary suspects

Arrest warrants have been requested for three people suspected in a string of burglaries and car prowls between Sequim and Port Angeles… Continue reading

Doctor pleads not guilty to sexual assault charges

Court dates set for former emergency room physician

Clallam County Sheriff’s deputies identify one in recent burglaries

One of two people believed to be involved in a string of business burglaries and vehicle prowls last week has been identified and is being… Continue reading

Doctor’s license suspended following sexual assault arrest

The Washington State Department of Health this week suspended the license of a doctor on the Olympic Peninsula after… Continue reading

One dead in shooting at Sandy Shores Lake

Sheriff’s investigators leaning toward self-defense

Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News
A gaping hole opens the side of a smoke and paraphernalia shop near U.S Highway 101 and Mount Pleasant Road after it was struck by a vehicle Tuesday morning.

Driver cited after crashing into wall

A driver who fell asleep at the wheel early Tuesday morning was cited for second-degree negligent driving after crashing his car into… Continue reading

Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News
A gaping hole opens the side of a smoke and paraphernalia shop near U.S Highway 101 and Mount Pleasant Road after it was struck by a vehicle Tuesday morning.

Deputies: Car prowls likely connected to recent burglaries

By Brian Gawley Peninsula Daily News Clallam County Sheriff Office deputies are treating a wave of recent car prowls between Sequim and Port Angeles as… Continue reading

Two sought in three burglaries

Authorities suspect same two in all of the crimes