Crime

Port Angeles Police Chief Brian Smith.

Man saved from overdose at Port Angeles City Pier

Police: Rate about one overdose a week

 

Dennis Bauer, charged with three counts of aggravated first-degree murder, is pictured at an Aug. 17 Clallam County Superior Court hearing. (Paul Gottlieb/Peninsula Daily News)

Courts postpone jury trials

Clallam County Superior and District courts are continuing the suspension of jury trials due to a surge of COVID-19. Superior Court Judge… Continue reading

 

Brothers charged in attack

One faces ‘three strikes’ threshold

 

Man arrested in theft investigation; stolen property recovered

Stolen pickup truck and trailers found

Port Angeles High School faculty and staff wait by the tennis courts on campus for further instructions after students were evacuated from the building on Tuesday. (Ken Park/Peninsula Daily News)

No explosive device found in Port Angeles High School

Few details released about bomb threat

Port Angeles High School faculty and staff wait by the tennis courts on campus for further instructions after students were evacuated from the building on Tuesday. (Ken Park/Peninsula Daily News)
Channing Davis and Steven Davis.

Brothers in alleged bus assault in custody

Bail set for combined $1.75 million on first appearance

Channing Davis and Steven Davis.
Larisa Jean Dietz of Sequim sits with attorney Stan Myers in July at Clallam County Superior Court in Port Angeles. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)

Woman gets 17 years for attack

Aggravating circumstance determined as victim was in wheelchair

Larisa Jean Dietz of Sequim sits with attorney Stan Myers in July at Clallam County Superior Court in Port Angeles. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)

PA man holed up in ONP said to be ready for revolution

Federal judge detains him until hearing

Paul Gottlieb/Peninsula Daily News
Authorities said an SUV was torched early Friday morning in the Goodwill Industries parking lot in Port Angeles.

Vehicle fires linked to arson

Multiple tampering reports

Paul Gottlieb/Peninsula Daily News
Authorities said an SUV was torched early Friday morning in the Goodwill Industries parking lot in Port Angeles.
Channing Warren Davis and Steven Rene Davis Jr.

Deputies seek two men after assault on bus

Report: Two brothers fled after hitting, kicking bus rider

Channing Warren Davis and Steven Rene Davis Jr.

Park arrestee’s federal hearing set

Heavily armed man talked of revolution

Former physician assistant sentenced for child porn

West End man gets more than seven years in prison

Erik Smith

PAPD promotion announced

Chief of Police Brian S. Smith has sworn in Patrol Cpl. Erik Smith. Cpl. Smith participated in a competitive promotion process during… Continue reading

Erik Smith

Man accused of hate crime ordered into treatment

Court finds him not competent to stand trial

Plea in works on Longhouse arson, wreck

Case spans Clallam, Jefferson counties

Deputy Rick Bray watches surveillance monitors from the control room at the Clallam County Jail on Wednesday in Port Angeles. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)

Jail space not keeping up with expectations

Medical services among aspects that require more room

Deputy Rick Bray watches surveillance monitors from the control room at the Clallam County Jail on Wednesday in Port Angeles. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)
John Walsch, mental health navigator for the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office, recently had his position extended through the end of June 2022, after the Sheriff’s Office was awarded a year-long grant by the Washington Association of Sheriffs & Police Chiefs to fund the position. (Zach Jablonski/Peninsula Daily News)

Navigating difficulties: Help offered to those in crisis

Mental health professional joins police on calls

John Walsch, mental health navigator for the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office, recently had his position extended through the end of June 2022, after the Sheriff’s Office was awarded a year-long grant by the Washington Association of Sheriffs & Police Chiefs to fund the position. (Zach Jablonski/Peninsula Daily News)