By Paris Achen July 24, 2014 8:51 p.m.
A Battle Ground man appeared in Clark County Superior Court Thursday on suspicion of vehicular assault in connection with a wrong-way crash on state Highway 14 early Wednesday.
By Paris Achen July 22, 2014 11:54 a.m.
A man who was shot by police when he allegedly threatened members of his family with a gun appeared in Clark County Superior Court on Tuesday on suspicion of first-degree domestic violence assault and felony harassment.
By Paris Achen July 18, 2014 8:24 p.m.
A former treasurer of the American Federation of Government Employees National Veterans Affairs Council 249 was sentenced Friday to 15 months in prison for stealing more than $45,000 from the organization and for having multiple images of child pornography on his computer.
By Paris Achen July 17, 2014 7:55 p.m.
Empty shelves and empty cardboard files line the aisles of the family law section of the Clark County Clerk's Office. The barren aisles are perhaps the most visible sign of the office's shift toward creating a paperless courthouse.
By Paris Achen July 17, 2014 8:21 p.m.
Suspected police officer shooter James T. Sapp attempted to commit suicide earlier today in the Clark County Jail.
By Paris Achen July 16, 2014 6 a.m.
On any given day, K-9 Ranger patrols the city of Washougal with his police handler, Officer Kyle Day. While intimidating to fleeing suspects whom he has to chase, Ranger often has the opposite effect on other people during routine calls.
An Amboy woman is arrested in connection to fatal motorcycle crash in April. She is accused of being under the influence of methamphetamine at the time of the collision.
By Paris Achen July 8, 2014 11:17 a.m.
Clark County Prosecutor Tony Golik has filed additional charges against James Sapp, an apparent white supremacist accused of shooting Vancouver motorcycle patrol Officer Dustin Goudschaal, 32.
By Paris Achen July 7, 2014 8:05 p.m.
In an emotional court hearing Monday, a 17-year-old boy was sentenced to 10 days in juvenile detention, $2 million in restitution and 150 hours of community service for his role in starting a fire that destroyed Vancouver's Crestline Elementary School.
By Paris Achen July 7, 2014 6:47 p.m.
A Battle Ground man appeared in Clark County Superior Court on Monday on suspicion of assaulting three people with a gun after they asked him to turn down the volume on music he and another friend were playing at a campsite along a Columbia River beach early Sunday.
By Paris Achen July 4, 2014 11:29 p.m.
Fort Vancouver park ranger Mike Twist used a long wooden wand with a smoking wick to ignite gunpowder inside a historical replica of a swivel gun — a small portable cannon used by Pacific Northwest fur traders in the early 1800s to scare away potential enemies.
A Vancouver teen is accused of ramming at least three law enforcement vehicles after a high-speed chase on Interstate 5 on Wednesday night.
By Paris Achen July 2, 2014 9:12 p.m.
A Clark County jury found a Vancouver man guilty of attempted murder in the shooting of a gang associate in 2013 at downtown Vancouver's EconoLodge.
By Paris Achen July 1, 2014 6:24 p.m.
The Washington State Bar Association has dismissed a grievance by a brother of a former deputy prosecutor alleging that Clark County Prosecutor Tony Golik and two of his deputies violated the state's rules of professional conduct for lawyers.
A Vancouver man with white supremacist beliefs and a violent criminal history appeared in court this morning, accused of shooting Vancouver motorcycle patrol officer Dustin Goudschaal, 32. He remains hospitalized and is listed in stable condition this morning, police said.
By Paris Achen June 30, 2014 7:57 p.m.
A 19-year-old man was sentenced Monday to one year in jail for starting two restroom fires in the Battle Ground Community Library.
A Clark County jury found a Battle Ground man guilty of bashing his then-girlfriend and best friend in the heads with a hammer when he found them in bed together.
By Paris Achen June 20, 2014 9:22 p.m.
Police think Norteño gang associate Eddie L. Smith, 20, wanted to exact revenge on his gang rival when, they say, he fired a 12-gauge shotgun at the front window of a house in Vancouver's Northcrest neighborhood.
By Paris Achen June 18, 2014 9:11 p.m.
The guardian of a Battle Ground woman has sued the state for nearly $500,000, claiming that an Adult Protective Services caseworker enabled an ex-convict to financially exploit the woman.
By Paris Achen June 17, 2014 7:17 p.m.
A homeless man who was found guilty of first-degree burglary in Clark County Superior Court will get a new trial because the judge in the case gave an incorrect directive to the jury during his trial, the state Court of Appeals ruled Tuesday.
By Paris Achen June 13, 2014 7:52 p.m.
A Portland man pleaded not guilty Friday to shooting, reportedly because he suspected she was cheating on him, at his girlfriend of 11 years and two of her friends at a Vancouver apartment May 31. He reportedly drove another girlfriend's car to the crime scene.
By Paris Achen June 13, 2014 7:51 p.m.
A Tigard, Ore., man was sentenced Friday to 280 days in jail and required to pay full restitution for stealing more than $330,000 from a Vancouver roofing company, Vancouver's Northwest Roof Care & Construction, where he served as manager.
By Paris Achen June 12, 2014 5:46 p.m.
A Camas woman admitted Thursday to failing to stop after her vehicle struck a man using a walker to cross Vancouver’s Mill Plain Boulevard in October. Stephen D. Dewey, 65, of Vancouver died about a week later from injuries caused by the crash.