While the country discusses the troubling militarization of its police forces, drunk drivers in Washington should perhaps be worried about the recreational-ization of its State Patrol after a 28-year-old man was arrested by a lieutenant behind the wheel of a 36-foot motorhome Aug. 9.
A proud white supremacist and irresponsible bicycle rider talked himself into a felony harassment charge after reportedly letting loose a stream of profanity-laced threats at a Pierce County Sheriff's Office deputy.
A Starbucks employee was attacked and robbed while waiting outside for the manager to show up and open the business early Monday in West Seattle, according to the Seattle Police Department.
A grandmother punched a 10-year-old boy in the face while kidnapping her 5-year-old granddaughter last week in University Place, according to charges filed in Pierce County Superior Court.
You know it's just not your day when you get cracked over the head by a man armed with an aluminum baseball bat only seconds after fending off another man wielding a prosthetic leg.
The Kent Police Department is looking for a man suspected of trying to lure a 13-year-old girl walking near Kent-Meridian High School earlier this month.
Well, that didn't take long. A couple riding their way from Alaska to South America only made it as far as Mount Vernon before someone stole their bicycles.
A man who robbed a Tacoma pawnshop Wednesday, giving an employee a panic attack in the process, was arrested in possession of cash, jewelry and a loaded gun as he left the scene, according to charges filed in Pierce County Superior Court.
A pregnant thief used a stolen debit card to get some pizzas delivered to a house she broke into, according to charges filed in Pierce County Superior Court. It turned out to be a pretty bad decision.
A 62-year-old Tacoma man was arrested Tuesday and charged with raping a 10-year-old neighbor who had been riding his bike past the man's house.
A pair of city employees had just finished dousing an illegal bonfire at Golden Gardens when they were showered in shattered glass from a liquor bottle hurled by a group of disappointed, fire-less teens, according to the Seattle Police Department.
A Beacon Hill man was arrested early Thursday morning, six hours after attacking his sister with an oar and getting into a standoff with officers, according to the Seattle Police Department.
A woman was robbed by two men at gunpoint while hanging out in Prentis Frazier Park Wednesday night, according to the Seattle Police Department.
A man attempting to rob the same Tacoma bank twice in the span of a week apparently didn't count on the bank's manager being so vigilant, according to charges filed Wednesday in Pierce County Superior Court.
Victims lost cellphones, cash and more during three early morning robberies committed within two blocks of each other Saturday in the heart of Capitol Hill, according to the Seattle Police Department.
The Federal Way Police Department is looking for the man suspected of robbing a local KeyBank last week.
A woman was hospitalized last week after being attacked by a man who had been hitting on her and her friends and making sexual comments about young girls, according to the Seattle Police Department.
An employee at the Pierce County Fair tried to lure a 9-year-old girl away from the horse barns Sunday but was stopped by the victim's older sister, according to charges filed in Pierce County Superior Court.
A pair of Twisp residents simply refuse to stop setting illegal fires, going so far as to light them in full view of fire crews who've just asked them to not do so, according to the Okanogan County Sheriff's Office.
Don't let the names fool you, love was definitely not in the air when a man named Truelove reportedly first propositioned then threatened to kill a trucker at Love's Truck Stop Sunday in Fife.