Crime

Six years added to prison sentence for sex crime

A convicted sex offender serving two years for child rape had more than six years added to his prison sentence Thursday for… Continue reading

Jury deadlocks on prison assault case

A Clallam County jury could not reach a verdict on a felony assault case stemming from an alleged attack in the Clallam… Continue reading

Reward for information about FREDS Guns burglary triples

The reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for smashing a hay loader through the front of FREDS… Continue reading

Arraignment delayed while defendant ponders pleading

The arraignment of a Port Angeles man has been delayed while his lawyer seeks another psychological evaluation in preparation for a possible… Continue reading

Port Angeles man sentenced for hotel robberies

A Port Angeles man has been sentenced to more than six years in prison for a pair of hotel robberies in Port… Continue reading

Man jailed after jumping from police vehicle

The Clallam County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a man who is accused of jumping out of a moving patrol car in Port Angeles.… Continue reading

Fight prompts Clallam Bay prison restrictions

Clallam Bay Corrections Center has gone into “restricted movement” after a physical altercation involving about 20 inmates, a state Department of Corrections… Continue reading

Son pleads guilty, sentenced, following in father’s footsteps

A Port Angeles man will join his father in the state prison system as a result of the same 2018 drug-related incident.… Continue reading

Net Nanny accused sentenced

A 67-year-old Hoodsport man, arrested in Jefferson County in 2018 in a region-wide child-sex sting operation, has been sentenced to 7½ years… Continue reading

Report: Darrow psychotic when he shot his father but he is competent to stand trial

Shay C. Darrow was acutely psychotic when he allegedly shot and killed his father more than two years ago, a state forensic… Continue reading

Inmate charged with attack on Clallam Bay prison officer judged incompetent to stand trial

Abdinjib Ibraham, the prison inmate who allegedly tried to kill a Clallam Bay Corrections Center deputy in 2016, is not competent to… Continue reading

Brinnon man sentenced for two assaults

More than two years in prison for stabbing, biting women

Forks man arraigned on child molestation charge

A Forks man has pleaded not guilty to first-degree child molestation. Jonathan N. Wasankari, 46, entered the plea at his arraignment Friday… Continue reading

FREDS Guns erects barriers while theft investigation continues

Official: Nationwide increase in number of vehicles used to smash into firearms licensees

‘Established’ relationship definition argued in court

Port Angeles man pleads down a second-degree rape charge

Alleged arsonist court hearing delayed

A court hearing for alleged arsonist Denise K. Kovacevic has been reset because of a pending mental health evaluation. Kovacevic, 40, is… Continue reading

Sequim man charged with intent to sell meth

Baylee B. Nelson has been charged with allegedly possessing and trying to sell more than $7,600 worth of methamphetamine from his Sequim-area… Continue reading

20-30 handguns stolen after loader is used to break through gate at FREDS Guns

Business owner: ‘They tried to tear down my building to commit this crime’