When a lone gunman armed with a shotgun at a small Seattle university stopped firing at students to reload, another student pepper-sprayed him and subdued him with the help of others and prevented more deaths, police said.
Portland police arrested a 44-year-old man accused of shooting another man during a dispute over allegedly stolen Christmas gifts.
A Seattle teenager’s glasses may have saved her life in a drive-by shooting.
A sheriff’s deputy shot by a suspect at a Christmas tree farm in Marion County treated his own wound before help arrived, authorities said Saturday.
Oregon City police have identified an 88-year-old as the suspected gunman at a house fire who wounded a volunteer reserve police officer.
The man identified as the shooter in the Washington Navy Yard slayings had been arrested in Seattle in 2004 for shooting out the tires of a parked car in what he described as an anger-fueled “black out.”
Officials in Cassia County say a 10-year-old Burley girl was accidentally shot during a family hunting trip in south-central Idaho.
A suspected gunman was arrested after shooting at another man attending a wedding after-party over the weekend in Bellingham.
Police have arrested an Oregon man, saying he took his little dog outside in the backyard and shot it after it defecated in the house.
Police say two groups exchanged shots across a south Seattle street Sunday night just before midnight, wounding a woman in the leg.