Crime

Port Angeles man charged with attempted bank robbery

James Lavon Lewis was charged Wednesday with an attempted robbery at the 1st Security Bank in Port Angeles and with allegedly forging… Continue reading

Kyler A. Luse was arrested and charged with investigation of criminal mischief related to damage he allegedly caused to a Clallam County Sheriff’s Office patrol vehicle.(Clallam County Sheriff’s Office)

Naked man escapes patrol vehicle in Port Angeles

A naked man jumped from a deputy’s moving patrol car after freeing one of his hands from his handcuffs and breaking a… Continue reading

Kyler A. Luse was arrested and charged with investigation of criminal mischief related to damage he allegedly caused to a Clallam County Sheriff’s Office patrol vehicle.(Clallam County Sheriff’s Office)

Port Angeles bank robbery suspect arrested after allegedly shoplifting at Safeway

A man accused of unsuccessfully robbing 1st Security Bank last month was arrested over the weekend for shoplifting at Safeway, police say.… Continue reading

Port Angeles police seek suspect accused of brandishing gun

Port Angeles police are looking for the driver of a dark green Dodge Neon who is accused of pointing a handgun —… Continue reading

Washington, North Dakota tribal members sentenced in separate sex crime cases

Officials say two men who are members of tribes in Washington state and North Dakota were sentenced to federal prison in separate sex… Continue reading

Murder suspect to undergo another mental health evaluation

Benjamin George Bonner will have another mental health evaluation before entering a plea in his pending murder case. Bonner, 18, is charged… Continue reading

Man arrested after Christmas tree stolen in ransack of Sequim-area home

Deputies didn’t call him a Grinch, but they say a man left a trail of ornaments after ransacking a Sequim-area home and… Continue reading

Forks man charged with drug, weapons violations

A Forks man has been charged with multiple drug and weapons violations after Clallam County sheriff’s deputies found heroin and numerous firearms… Continue reading

Port Angeles man sentenced to 117 months in knife attack

Port Angeles man sentenced to 117 months in knife attack

An apologetic John Greystoke has been sentenced to nearly 10 years in prison for stabbing a house guest in the abdomen. Greystoke,… Continue reading

Port Angeles man sentenced to 117 months in knife attack

Police investigate alleged car arson in Port Angeles

City police on Tuesday were investigating an alleged vehicle arson that occurred over the weekend. A 1995 Geo Metro was burned late… Continue reading

Murder suspect apology alleged; planned not-guilty plea likely to be amended, attorney says

Murder suspect apology alleged; planned not-guilty plea likely to be amended, attorney says

Accused murderer Benjamin George Bonner has apologized in a letter to a Clallam County Superior Court judge, court papers allege. The 18-year-old… Continue reading

Murder suspect apology alleged; planned not-guilty plea likely to be amended, attorney says

Port Angeles man jailed after hit-and-run wreck injures two on Highway 101 in Carlsborg

A 35-year-old Port Angeles man remained in the Clallam County jail Sunday after a hit-and-run wreck in Carlsborg over the weekend. Ian M.… Continue reading

Alleged child rapist hearing postponed

A status hearing for alleged child rapist Donald Kingsley was postponed Friday because of a pending crime lab investigation, court papers say.… Continue reading

Sequim man’s molestation trial date moved

A Sequim man charged with molesting and sending sexually explicit messages to a 14-year-old girl has a new trial date. Michael Douglas… Continue reading

Bail set at $100,000 in Forks truck crash

Bail of $100,000 was set Monday for a Forks man who allegedly crashed a truck he was driving Oct. 14 before he fled… Continue reading

Sequim man sentenced to more than 6 years in prison on drug charges

A Sequim man who admitted to trafficking large amounts of heroin and methamphetamine into Clallam County was sentenced Thursday in U.S. District Court… Continue reading

Sequim couple arrested on drug, weapons charges

A Sequim couple is facing drug- and firearms-related charges after Olympic Peninsula Narcotics Enforcement Team members found heroin and weapons in the couple’s… Continue reading

Forks man exonerated in case of truck crash, fire

A Forks man arrested for investigation of fleeing the scene of a truck engulfed in flames after a crash Oct. 14 has… Continue reading

Man who had life sentence commuted now facing murder charge

A man who had a life sentence commuted by former Washington Gov. Chris Gregoire is facing a new murder charge.… Continue reading

Ramona Ward second-degree murder trial delayed 5 months

Ramona Ward second-degree murder trial delayed 5 months

Ramona Jean Ward will have to wait until June 4 for her murder trial, which is scheduled 19 months after she was… Continue reading

Ramona Ward second-degree murder trial delayed 5 months