By Paris Achen September 3, 2013 8:29 p.m.
A Vancouver man accused of robbing a neighbor and threatening to "gut" her with a knife had to be shackled into a wheelchair and forcibly taken into Clark County Superior Court on Tuesday to appear on the allegations.
By Paris Achen September 3, 2013 6:07 p.m.
A Vancouver woman said her heroin addiction drove her to allegedly rob a shopper Sunday at Westfield Vancouver mall and then lead police on a chase, according to Clark County Superior Court documents.
By Paris Achen August 28, 2013 9:52 p.m.
A Minnehaha resident was sentenced Wednesday to the 52 days he's already served in jail and two years of probation for firing three rounds of ammunition near his neighbors' homes June 30 because he was upset about noise from neighborhood fireworks.
By Paris Achen August 27, 2013 10:52 p.m.
Defense attorney Gerald Wear was meeting with a client Aug. 22 at his downtown Vancouver office when two Vancouver police detectives walked in and served him with a warrant to search a cellphone used by Wear's client, Andrew R. Hayes, accused of killing a 1-year-old girl.
By Paris Achen August 26, 2013 8:59 p.m.
A Vancouver man, who was sentenced on Friday to 11 months in prison for rape, was back in Clark County Superior Court today on suspicion of stealing from his 70-year-old grandmother in April, while his rape case was pending trial.
By Paris Achen August 23, 2013 5:45 p.m.
A 34-year-old Missouri man was sentenced today in Clark County Superior Court to six years in prison for trying to kidnap a woman July 10 as she was sitting in her vehicle in the parking lot of a Vancouver Heights Safeway store
By Paris Achen August 21, 2013 6:18 p.m.
A Vancouver musician pleaded guilty Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Tacoma to soliciting more than $525,000 in investments for fictitious music projects, including some that involved Bruce Springsteen, Pearl Jam and R.E.M.
By Paris Achen August 19, 2013 9:41 p.m.
Five Vancouver teenagers appeared Monday in Clark County Superior Court on suspicion of an alcohol-fueled fight early Friday involving a knife, a pipe and a nail-studded 2-by-4 at Oak Grove Neighborhood Park.
By Paris Achen August 19, 2013 9:06 p.m.
Prosecutors say they need more information before they can decide whether to file criminal charges against a homeowner who allegedly shot and killed a 45-year-old man May 9 in a front yard in Vancouver's Fruit Valley neighborhood.
By Paris Achen August 19, 2013 6 a.m.
As part of the Clark County Courthouse's blossoming courtship with the digital age, District Court will require attorneys and government agencies to start filing certain documents electronically on Sept. 1, according to the court's administrator.
By Paris Achen August 14, 2013 6:47 p.m.
A 58-year-old Vancouver man was sentenced Wednesday to 30 days in jail for pointing a handgun at a woman because her vehicle's headlights were shining into his trailer windows in the early morning hours of July 24.
By Paris Achen August 14, 2013 8:26 p.m.
A 33-year-old man pleaded guilty today to killing a Vancouver woman with a baseball bat in June 2011.
By Paris Achen August 14, 2013 6:21 p.m.
The attorney for a Portland man accused of recklessly causing the death of a 1-year-old Vancouver girl says he plans to challenge a finding by the Clark County Medical Examiner's Office that the baby died from a human-inflicted trauma to the head.
By Paris Achen August 13, 2013 7:18 p.m.
A Clark County judge on Tuesday denied a motion to dismiss a first-degree murder charge against Matthew E. Starr after detectives placed an informant in Starr's jail cell for two days in November.
By Paris Achen August 12, 2013 7:28 p.m.
TriMet and a bus manufacturer have agreed to pay $4 million to settle state and federal lawsuits on behalf of two pedestrians struck and killed by a bus in April 2010 in Old Town area of Portland.
By Paris Achen August 7, 2013 6:04 p.m.
A Portland man appeared today in Clark County Superior Court on suspicion of killing a 1-year-old girl whom he was baby-sitting at a home in Vancouver.
By Paris Achen August 1, 2013 9:12 p.m.
To the Clark County jury, Birdie L. Whithorn of Vancouver appears to be a wife who decided to sue her husband for a half of a million dollars because he caused an October 2008 motorcycle accident that injured her.
By Paris Achen August 1, 2013 7:22 p.m.
Woodland's Alan Northrop is one of fewer than a dozen people who are eligible to seek compensation for wrongful conviction and imprisonment under a state law that took effect Sunday.
By Paris Achen August 1, 2013 5:55 p.m.
A Portland man faces a charge of first-degree manslaughter for the May 29 death of a 1-year-old girl in Vancouver.
By Paris Achen July 31, 2013 6:14 p.m.
A Beaverton, Ore., police officer accused of raping a 5-year-old child will be allowed to have children at his wedding.
By Paris Achen July 25, 2013 9:11 p.m.
A Vancouver man is accused of holding a gun to a woman’s head because she wouldn’t leave his home.
By Paris Achen July 25, 2013 3:59 p.m.
An Arizona man pleaded not guilty today to trying to kidnap and rob a woman July 10 as she was sitting in her vehicle in the parking lot of the Vancouver Heights Safeway store.
By Paris Achen July 24, 2013 8:57 p.m.
The estate of a Vancouver teen who drowned during a summer camp in Oregon last July has sued the camp's organizers for $13 million.
By Paris Achen July 24, 2013 8:22 p.m.
A Clark County judge on Wednesday authorized a warrant for the arrest of a former Meals on Wheels board member who vanished after being charged with operating a sham business buying and selling fraudulently-obtained gift cards.
By Paris Achen July 24, 2013 8:22 p.m.
A former Vancouver bank manager appeared in Clark County Superior Court Wednesday on accusations she drained $35,000 from a dead customer’s bank account and stole $12,000 from a bank vault, while another bank employee took the blame.
By Paris Achen July 24, 2013 7:58 p.m.
A Vancouver man was sentenced Wednesday in Clark County Superior Court to 61/2 years in prison for the March 2012 shooting death of an unarmed neighbor who played loud car stereo music in the parking lot of their Cascade Park apartment complex.
By Paris Achen July 24, 2013 11:35 a.m.
A Vancouver man appeared in Clark County Superior Court today on an accusation he shot his girlfriend's father five times Tuesday with a BB gun following an altercation.
By Paris Achen July 23, 2013 5:41 p.m.
A former Clark County sheriff's detective has sued the sheriff's office and a gun safe manufacturer over the shooting death of his 3-year-old son in September 2010.