crime

Everett car theft suspect aids in own arrest

An Everett man accused of ramming two police cars Monday unwittingly aided in his own arrest. The suspect, 29, allegedly was trying to… Continue reading

Lynnwood, Monroe traffic cameras roll on

It has been awhile since we took a look at traffic-enforcement cameras in Snohomish County. The devices still are cranking out tickets and controversy, but… Continue reading

Deaths of 4 bald eagles near Granite Falls investigated

Wildlife agents are investigating the deaths of four bald eagles found floating in a lake east of Granite Falls. “It was real… Continue reading

Snohomish County homicides in 2012

View Snohomish County homicides, 2012 in a larger map At least 18 deaths in Snohomish County in 2012 were ruled homicides. That figure doesn’t include… Continue reading

High-speed chase ends in arrest of Monroe man

A high-speed police pursuit wound through north Snohomish County on Tuesday morning before ending in the arrest of a 23-year-old Monroe man.… Continue reading

Attempted robbery in Lynnwood linked to Dec. 21 heist

An apparent attempted robbery at a Lynnwood bank Friday night could be related to other holdups in town, according to police. Just before… Continue reading

A slice of life at Stanwood P.D.

I spent some time Tuesday morning hanging out with Stanwood Police Chief Rick Hawkins. Hawkins, a lieutenant with the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office, has been… Continue reading

Suspect sought in Everett bank robbery Wednesday

Police are asking for help identifying a man who robbed a bank in north Everett Wednesday night. The robbery was reported just before… Continue reading

Crash victim says pain, indignities are ‘rest of story’

Teri Cantor left the crash scene strapped down in the back of an ambulance. Bleeding heavily, she was whisked to one hospital and… Continue reading

Car seized in fatal Dec. 4 hit-and-run on S. Machias Road

A Lake Stevens man was warned by police not to drive just hours before he may have struck and killed a pedestrian last… Continue reading

Dems push plan for assault weapon ban

WASHINGTON — Congressional Democrats unveiled legislation Thursday to ban assault weapons and high-capacity magazines like those used in the school massacre at Newtown, Conn., even… Continue reading

Sex offender found slain in Marysville

Police in Marysville are investigating the death of an 82-year-old man who was found early Friday morning in his ransacked travel trailer. “What… Continue reading

Major bust starts with stolen car

It wasn’t just a stolen car. It never is. Investigators with the Snohomish County Auto Theft Task Force made a big bust and… Continue reading

Police seek man who robbed Everett restaurant

Police are investigating a robbery reported Monday night south of Everett. At about 5:30 p.m., a man entered the Baskin-Robbins restaurant at 12822… Continue reading

Police: Suspect forced student to be getaway driver (video)

A suspected bank robber kidnapped an Everett Community College student at gunpoint last week, forcing her to be his getaway driver for the… Continue reading

Marysville man, 82, was stabbed to death

Detectives trying to find the killer of an elderly Marysville man worked through the weekend following up on leads and attended his autopsy… Continue reading

Burglary suspect caught on video near Lake Stevens arrested

A suspected burglar caught on surveillance video breaking into a home near Lake Stevens earlier this month was arrested Saturday. The man,… Continue reading

Shot fired in north Everett; no one injured

No one was hurt when a shot was fired along a busy street in north Everett on Wednesday afternoon. The commotion started about… Continue reading

Overheard on the police beat

“I’ve taken him home multiple times because he’s drunk and being dumb.” “He says he doesn’t really need help, and he doesn’t want 911. He… Continue reading

Death at jail ruled a homicide

The death of a man at the Snohomish County Jail in September has been ruled a homicide. Bill Williams, 59, of Everett, died… Continue reading