Crime

Ex-deputy avoids jail time: Pleads guilty to sexual misconduct with female jail inmates

A former Clallam County corrections deputy who had sexual contact with female county jail inmates will serve three months on electronic home… Continue reading

Elderly woman sentenced in alleged road rage incident

A Clallam County Superior Court judge sentenced a 72-year-old grandmother to jail Tuesday for her part in an alleged road rage incident… Continue reading

Port Angeles man already serving time faces child pornography charges

Shawn Michael Dawson has change of plea hearing March 12

Judge overturns own ruling on moving triple homicide suspect to different jail

Erickson sets matter to be discussed Friday in Clallam County Superior Court

Accused murderer to be transferred to Kitsap County jail

Others to be tried for triple homicide in Jefferson County, Clallam jails

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Mistrial called on animal cruelty charges in Jefferson County

A high-profile animal cruelty case is likely to be retried after a jury deadlocked, said the Jefferson County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office. Dennis… Continue reading

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Sequim man charged in Florida with child molestation

A Sequim man has been charged in Florida with two counts of child molestation for alleged crimes that occurred there between 2012… Continue reading

Two of three charged in triple homicide to be transferred to other county jails

Dennis M. Bauer, Kallie Ann Letellier and Ryan Ward, all charged with three counts of aggravated first-degree murder in the Dec. 26… Continue reading

Sequim man charged with 10 counts of child sex abuse

Lynn George Johnson has previous convictions

Man flees courtroom, leads law enforcement on chase

Police follow Denver L. Shoop from Port Townsend to Chimacum

Clallam deputies seek two people with state warrants

Sheriff’s Office: Todd Winger and Michelle Vargo have extensive drug-related criminal histories

Sequim man accused of child rape, molestation

Lynn G. Johnson, a registered sex offender, has $350,000 set for bail

Sharp object used in killing of Sequim woman, prosecuting attorney says

No suspects yet in January death of Valerie Claplanhoo

Port Angeles School District reports more attempted luring

The Port Angeles School District reported today two child luring attempts — the third and fourth stranger encounters since Jan. 9 —… Continue reading

Bail set at $3 million for third suspect in Port Angeles triple homicide

Bail of $3 million was set Thursday in Clallam County Superior Court for the third of three people accused in the Dec.… Continue reading

Sequim homeowner holds alleged burglar at gunpoint, deputies say

A homeowner detained a burglary suspect at gunpoint after firing a shot into the ground while the man was allegedly running away, authorities… Continue reading

Letellier charged with first-degree murder in triple slaying

She will plead not guilty, attorney says

Meth use alleged at site of 3 homicides; $3.5 million bail set

A Port Angeles man jailed last week on $3.5 million bail in connection with a Dec. 26 triple homicide was allegedly tangled… Continue reading