IOWA CITY, Iowa -- More than a dozen states have strengthened laws over the past two years to keep firearms out of the hands of domestic abusers, a rare area of consensus in the nation's highly polarized debate over guns.
Three people were taken into custody in connection with a Gresham, Ore., homicide investigation after leading law enforcement officers on a high-speed chase from Portland through Clark County and into Cowlitz County on Friday afternoon.
Officers with the regional Cowlitz-Wahkiakum Narcotics Task Force and Woodland Police Department arrested a Woodland man Thursday on suspicion of dealing cocaine, and more arrests are expected in the investigation.
Washougal police officers arrested a Washougal man following a search of home on G Street Thursday afternoon, which yielded about 49 grams of methamphetamine, a scale, packing materials and drug paraphernalia, according to the Washougal Police Department.
A Vancouver man made a first appearance Thursday in Clark County Superior Court after allegedly barging into a home along the Columbia River on Wednesday night and locking himself inside, claiming the house was his.
Convicted sex offender Gregory Wright stared straight ahead and appeared to shake his head in disbelief as the judge read aloud the jury's verdict in his kidnapping and attempted assault trial: guilty on both charges.
Police tactical officers arrested seven and found evidence of heroin and methamphetamine dealing following a Thursday morning search in Vancouver’s Five Corners area, Vancouver Police Department spokeswoman Kim Kapp said.