The Clark County department head who filed whistleblower and harassment complaints against Councilor David Madore is now suing the county, alleging it failed to adequately respond to a public records request for the Republican councilor’s text messages in connection with his complaint.
A Multnomah County court Thursday arraigned six people arrested in connection with a 2015 murder, revealed when a man’s body was found in a Ridgefield field last summer, and denied release for all of them.
Long lines at an underfunded state law enforcement academy have left Clark County Sheriff Chuck Atkins with a shortage of deputies. But he’s not going to sit around waiting for a solution — he’s actively looking to solve the problem himself.
Police are investigating after a law enforcement officer discharged a firearm Wednesday, but a Clark County Sheriff’s Office spokesman said the office would not yet make additional information available.
The FBI says it has received reports that local citizens are receiving telephone calls falsely claiming to be from its small office in downtown Vancouver. Using downloadable software, the scammers are able to make the victims’ caller ID falsely display “FBI” or the local office’s actual telephone number, 360-695-5661.