Caitlin Tompkins

4 from Snohomish County still missing since mid-December

There was a stretch earlier this month when a person was reported missing almost every day for a week.


Everett mayor orders a coordinated response to gang violence

Her plan involves the justice system, community organizations, schools and residents.


He thought he was buying a cellphone but got robbed instead

The lesson: If you’re buying from someone online, don’t do the exchange in a dark parking lot.


2 dozen crimes, 3 counties — and one Mountlake Terrace man

Matthew Luxon once said that he struggles to keep track of all the criminal charges against him.

This home-renting identity thief was in a league of her own

There are lessons to be learned from the case of Alexia Devlin, who targeted more than 100 people.

A sister is still haunted by her twin’s unsolved death

Summer Smith’s remains were found on property south of Lake Stevens three years ago.

Car connected to fatal Lynnwood shooting found in Everett

Police are still searching for two men and a woman they consider to be armed and dangerous.

Pickup driver held after near-ramming, crash near Monroe

He was allegedly speeding away from a domestic violence incident when he hit another vehicle.

Woman rescued from fire dies; Everett police investigating

The victim, 76, had suffered smoke inhalation. Police declined to specify the nature of their probe.

At any hour, Darrington’s citizen firefighters rush to help

The town is home to one of Snohomish County’s few remaining volunteer departments.

A SWAT team brings Christmas cheer to Casino Road

Officers dressed in tactical gear and reindeer antlers shared presents with 150 children.

Everett police arrest a man in a decade-old murder case

A witness emerged with new information about the 2007 shooting death of Jose Luis Gutierrez-Martinez.

A prolific ID thief moves from Airbnb to a prison cell

Alexia Devlin rented homes, then stole the owners’ personal information — even while out on bail.

Snohomish County has its own history of train derailments

Officials from Snohomish County are bound to play important roles as more becomes known.

Police presence returns to Edmonds School District

Jacob Hubby is set to walk the halls of Meadowdale High School as a school resource officer.

Investigation recommends girl shot by officers face charges

The teen is accused of assaulting her boyfriend and the responding police officers.

To get drug money, Lynnwood man says he cut 911 wires

Those wires happened to be the ones used by 911 dispatchers, but emergency services weren’t affected.

Shelters open, and frosty temps are expected until Thursday

Cold-weather services for the homeless are available many nights every winter.

These little piggies stay home

Norman, who was spotted last week in Everett, is part of a trio kept as pets by the “pig whisperer.”

Snohomish residents get their first view of new government

In the packed meeting, one outgoing councilman urged folks to stay involved.