Pierce County

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3 Charged In Pierce County Meth Bust

Pierce County’s prosecutor says three men have been charged after a police investigation found 44 pounds of methamphetamine.

CBS Seattle–03/26/2015

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Federal Trial Begins On Washington’s Competency Wait Lists

The trial is expected to run through the week

CBS Seattle–03/16/2015

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Marijuana Store Defying Pierce County Ban

A co-owner of a recreational marijuana store says it will open Saturday in Parkland despite a Pierce County ban on marijuana businesses

02/27/2015

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3 Pierce County Children Removed From Filthy House

Pierce County authorities say three young children found living in a filthy Eatonville-area home littered with garbage and maggots have been taken into protective custody.

02/26/2015

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Parkland Teacher Accused Of Sex With 16-Year-Old Student

A biology teacher at Washington High School in Parkland was charged Wednesday with sexual misconduct with a student

CBS Seattle–02/18/2015

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Man Who Killed Cab Driver Gets 25 Years

A 37-year-old man has been sentenced to 25 years in prison for killing a Somalian cab driver in Tacoma in 2009

CBS Seattle–12/19/2014

Steven Powell (Photo courtesy Pierce County Sheriff's Department)

Child Porn Charge Against Steven Powell Reinstated

Pierce County Prosecutor Mark Lindquist has reinstated a child pornography charge against Steven Powell that was dismissed during a 2012 trial that ultimately resulted in him serving time for voyeurism.

CBS Seattle–10/27/2014

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Strippers Sue Pierce County To Stop Release Of IDs

A group of strippers sued Pierce County on Tuesday, saying they don’t want officials to release their business licenses — and their real identities — under a public records request.

CBS Seattle–10/15/2014

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Strippers Sue Pierce County To Stop Release Of IDs

A group of strippers is suing Pierce County, saying they don’t want officials to release their business licenses — and their real identities — under a public records request

CBS Seattle–10/14/2014

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Police ID Blood Found In Burning Pile Of Flooring

Police say blood on flooring and towels found burning along a road in the south Seattle suburb of Auburn is that of a 30-year-old Puyallup, Washington man

CBS Seattle–08/31/2014

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