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State admonishes judge for remarks he made at a sentencing

Superior Court Judge Joseph Wilson called a domestic-violence convict an “animal” and silenced him.

 

Trial over Oso murders begins with a self-defense claim

His attorney says John Reed, charged with killing Monique Patenaude and Patrick Shunn, will testify.

 

Teen suspected of waving real-looking gun at Edmonds school

One student reportedly told police that “the gun looked very real and he was scared for his life.”

 

Man gets 7 years for Alderwood mall stabbing

Jodie Trevon Taylor apologized at his sentencing for wounding a good Samaritan on Christmas Eve 2016.

‘This is a very human place’: A retiring judge reflects

Superior Court Judge Michael Downes, a former deputy prosecutor, served on the bench for 14 years.

He says he was wrongly convicted for ‘first confirmed kill’

A Lynnwood man claimed that shooting a fleeing 16-year-old was self-defense. But he lost his appeal.

Felony charges ahead for erratic I-5 driver

The man, 24, was arrested after he allegedly struck at least five vehicles headed north on the interstate.

Multiple fatal crashes prompt a lawsuit over an S-curve

Victims include two young children. Lawyers say the stretch of road on Camano Island is unsafe.

Man pleads guilty in Everett pot deal that turned fatal

His co-defendant in that case pleaded guilty in an unrelated drive-by shooting.

It’s apparently a habit: Steal car, flee police, crash — repeat

A Gold Bar man is charged yet again, this time involving a crash that closed U.S. 2 in March.

Man pleads guilty to assault in Christmas Eve stabbing at mall

“Good Samaritan” who tried to break up fight ended up hospitalized with a knife wound to his back.

Mill Creek man gets 16 years for stabbing his wife to death

It was the culmination of a marriage marred by violence, separation and reconciliation, records show.

Everett man admits deadly slashing of 2 Maltby-area women

John Dimitri Kuljis Jr. pleaded guilty to second-degree murder and first-degree assault.

Alleged shooter of TV is veteran with PTSD, prosecutors say

The Darrington man, a former Marine, appears to be struggling with mental health issues.

In note to self, would-be shooter anticipated his own death

Police are examining a letter by Joshua O’Connor, who is accused of planning an attack at ACES High.

Man with murder, rape on record now charged with assault

Prosecutors say Lloyd McElhiney would face his third strike if he is convicted.

Man going to prison more than 6 years after 7th DUI

A relatively new state law mandates stepped up punishment for people who’ve been repeatedly convicted.

Woman accused of helping fugitive killer lose his dreadlocks

She is charged with rendering criminal assistance to a now-convicted Edmonds killer.

Police quietly disarming gun owners who appear dangerous

Officers in Everett, Marysville, Monroe and elsewhere have gone to court to remove guns from homes.

Suspect pleads guilty to robbing U.S. Bank branch near Lynnwood

“I’m not a bad person,” Muamer Mehmedovic reportedly told police after his arrest.