Friday, January 22, 2021
Jan. 22, 2021

Linkedin Pinterest

Courts & Crime

Vancouver police investigating shooting in shopping center parking lot

November 20, 2020, 5:58pm Clark County News

Vancouver police are investigating a Friday evening shooting in the parking lot of an east Vancouver shopping center. Read story

Police respond to robbery at East Vancouver bank

November 19, 2020, 6:02pm Clark County News

Police are investigating a Thursday afternoon bank robbery in east Vancouver. Read story

This 1972 dual-axle, 19-foot Timberline was stolen overnight Monday from the driveway of a Vancouver Heights home. Its owner said the family had been fixing it up, and it was keeping them busy during quarantine.

Fixer-upper travel-trailer stolen from in front of Vancouver Heights home

This 1972 dual-axle, 19-foot Timberline was stolen overnight Monday from the driveway of a Vancouver Heights home. Its owner said the family had been fixing it up, and it was keeping them busy during quarantine.

November 19, 2020, 3:10pm Clark County News

Joseph Wightman and his family had planned a holiday campout in their fixer-upper travel-trailer, but the road trip to Cape Disappointment was canceled after the trailer was stolen Monday night from in front of their Vancouver Heights home. Read story

John E. McCarty, 75, of Vancouver died in a house fire in the Minnehaha area on Oct. 10. The Clark County Sheriff's Office Major Crimes Unit is investigating the fire as an arson and potential homicide.

Fatal Minnehaha fire investigated as arson, possible homicide

John E. McCarty, 75, of Vancouver died in a house fire in the Minnehaha area on Oct. 10. The Clark County Sheriff's Office Major Crimes Unit is investigating the fire as an arson and potential homicide.

November 19, 2020, 6:01am Clark County News

An Oct. 10 fatal house fire in the Minnehaha area is being investigated as an arson and potential homicide after the 75-year-old victim was found strapped to a chair in his living room, according to court records filed last week. Read story

Battle Ground man sentenced to year in prison for tax evasion

November 18, 2020, 6:10pm Clark County News

A 58-year-old Battle Ground man was sentenced Wednesday to one year in federal prison after pleading guilty to evading $1.5 million in taxes. Read story

Police response blocks southbound I-205 traffic in Portland

November 18, 2020, 1:20pm Clark County News

Portland police say the southbound lanes of Interstate 205 have been shut down while officers respond to a person straddling the rail of a freeway bridge. Read story

Kevin Peterson Jr. family attorney Ben Crump, center speaks during a news conference Sept. 25 in Louisville, Ky.  Crump also represents the family of Breona Taylor.

Civil rights attorney Ben Crump representing family of Kevin Peterson Jr.

Kevin Peterson Jr. family attorney Ben Crump, center speaks during a news conference Sept. 25 in Louisville, Ky.  Crump also represents the family of Breona Taylor.

November 17, 2020, 1:23pm Clark County News

A national civil rights attorney confirmed this week that he and a Seattle lawyer will be representing the family of Kevin Peterson Jr. and decried the police shooting of the 21-year-old Black man. Read story

Amber Alert subject from Montana found in downtown Vancouver

November 17, 2020, 6:25am Clark County News

An 11-year-old girl who had been the subject of an Amber Alert in Montana was found late Monday in Vancouver, according to the Vancouver Police Department. Read story

(iStock.com)

Robber targets Chase Bank branch in Hazel Dell

(iStock.com)

November 17, 2020, 6:14am Clark County News

A Chase Bank branch in Hazel Dell was the target of a robbery Monday afternoon, according to the Clark County Sheriff’s Office. Read story

Michael Evan Ross-Morales appeared in Clark County Superior Court in May 2019 to face several charges, including vehicular homicide.

Vehicular homicide trial begins for Vancouver man accused in Washougal crash

Michael Evan Ross-Morales appeared in Clark County Superior Court in May 2019 to face several charges, including vehicular homicide.

November 16, 2020, 5:46pm Clark County News

The vehicular homicide trial began Monday for a Vancouver man accused of striking and killing an elderly man who was crossing a Washougal road in September 2018. Read story