A Seattle man who lost his parents and whose wife and infant son were seriously injured last March by a drunken driver asked a Senate panel on Monday to pass a measure that would make it a felony charge to drive under the influence when the driver has three prior offenses within 10 years.
Anchorage police say a drunk driver struck a mother, a child and an infant in a stroller.
Five people who were arrested Dec. 22 on state bank robbery charges are now in federal court in Seattle where they could be sentenced to longer prison terms, if convicted.
Seattle police have arrested a man accused of shooting at the windows of two businesses in the city’s University District. No one was injured Monday.
A Washington state prosecutor dropped all charges Friday against an Army lieutenant colonel who had been accused of threatening to kill his superior officer, his estranged wife and a woman he had dated.
Brian Banks, 26, has impressed Seattle coach Pete Carroll enough that he got an invitation to participate in a formal tryout next week during Seattle’s mandatory offseason minicamp.
Police say more than 50 tips from the public helped them track down a driver suspected in a hit-and-run accident that killed a bicycle rider last summer in Seattle.
A 44-year-old Wasilla woman who pleaded guilty to a school theft case last year is accused of embezzling more than $100,000 in student fees when she was employed earlier as a secretary at another Anchorage school.