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Dissmore’s staff increases training after fake ID arrests

KATIE SHADLER, Evergreen news reporter

September 28, 2017


Filed under Crime, Local, News, Pullman Community

Since the beginning of August, Dissmore’s IGA in Pullman has reported 13 cases in which an underage person has attempted to pass a fake ID for the purchase of alcohol and/or tobacco, according to a Pullman Police Department press release. Of these cases, 12 have resulted in arrest, according to...

ASWSU works on athletics recruiting policy

ASWSU works on athletics recruiting policy

KATIE SHADLER, Evergreen reporter

September 27, 2017


Filed under ASWSU, Crime, News, Pullman Community

ASWSU is continuing to work toward changing the sexual assault policy regarding athletes, after university administration denied initial suggestions. ASWSU President Jordan Frost sent a letter urging WSU President Kirk Schulz and Athletic Director Bill Moos to change the policy to include preventing...

Student arrested for assault at fraternity

IAN SMAY, Evergreen reporter

September 26, 2017


Filed under Crime, Local, News, Pullman Community

A WSU student was arrested Friday night for allegedly assaulting people at a fraternity. The 21-year-old student was charged with third-degree assault, disorderly conduct and minor in possession of alcohol, Pullman Police Cmdr. Chris Tennant said. The student was allegedly kicked out of the Alpha...

Police to expand drone use

Police to expand drone use

IAN SMAY, Evergreen reporter

September 25, 2017


Filed under Crime, Local, News, Pullman Community, Showcase

In July, the Pullman Police Department purchased four drones that will be used for traffic, rescue or other police operations. Most of Pullman’s population was introduced to the remote-controlled flying objects this August, either during the department’s Aerial Adventure Day or during the Lentil...

PPD say College Hill clean up efforts effective

PPD say College Hill clean up efforts effective

IAN SMAY, Evergreen reporter

September 21, 2017


Filed under Crime, News, Pullman Community, WSU Pullman campus

Officials said College Hill residences have made efforts to clean up their community since the deadline. Pullman police informed residents in the area that after Sept. 11 officers would begin issuing tickets for nuisances due to trash from parties. More than a week after the deadline, the Pullman...

WSU students charged in assaults Tuesday

IAN SMAY, Evergreen reporter

September 20, 2017


Filed under Crime, Local, News, Pullman Community

Pullman Police arrested two WSU students Monday evening for an incident involving an alleged assault on an officer and domestic violence. WSU student Jacob Jones, 21, was celebrating his birthday Monday when he allegedly got into an argument with his girlfriend, Pullman Police Cmdr. Chris Tennant...

Police deal with multiple incidents over the weekend

IAN SMAY, Evergreen reporter

September 19, 2017


Filed under Crime, Local, News, Pullman Community, WSU Pullman campus

Pullman Police handled a wide range of crimes over the past few days, including a reported assault at Stubblefields Bar on Friday night. A man threw punches at bouncers after being ejected from the bar, Pullman Police Cmdr. Chris Tennant said. While he was not charged, the man was given a city infrac...

Multiple alcohol offenses by minors Saturday

IAN SMAY, Evergreen reporter

September 14, 2017


Filed under Crime, Local, News, WSU Pullman campus

Law enforcement officers dealt with over a dozen minor in possession of alcohol incidents Saturday. “I think we had four that day inside the stadium,” WSU Police Assistant Chief Steve Hansen said. In addition to the four that were charged that day, Hansen said that he believes there were a...

Multiple furniture fires reported over the weekend

IAN SMAY, Evergreen reporter

September 11, 2017


Filed under Crime, News, Pullman Community, WSU Pullman campus

Pullman Police and Fire responded to two separate incidents of furniture being lit on fire following the football team's triple overtime victory Saturday night. The two fires, one on C Street and the other on Howard Street, were reported shortly after the final whistle of the game, said Penni Reavis,...

WSU Police deal with unusual crimes Wednesday

IAN SMAY, Evergreen reporter

September 1, 2017


Filed under Crime, News, WSU Pullman campus

WSU Police responded to a serial vandalizer and underage delinquency Wednesday. Joe Vandal, University of Idaho’s mascot, was found spray painted on a retaining wall near the intersection of Northeast Wilson Street and East Grimes Way. This marks the third instance in the last two months of Mr....

Local library adds opioid addiction resources

KATIE SHADLER, The Daily Evergreen

August 31, 2017


Filed under Crime, News, Pullman Community

The Whitman County Library has just added eBooks and audiobooks about opioid addiction in response to the recent deaths and arrests in Whitman County. The collection consists of 69 titles called “Dealing with Addiction” and were donated by Overdrive, an online ebook and audiobook company. The...

Snake found in WSU apartment

IAN SMAY, Evergreen reporter

August 31, 2017


Filed under Crime, Local, News, WSU Pullman campus

Two WSU students had a rude welcoming when they came home to a snake in their apartment. The students called WSU police when they opened the door to their Chinook Village apartment and discovered a snake had entered while they were gone. The snake was approximately three to four feet long, WSU Police...

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