Most of the 58 laptop computers stolen from an elementary school in the Spokane, Wash., suburb of Mead have been recovered, thanks to a deputy’s sleuthing and the mother of three young boys.
Anchorage police say a man suspected in a string of violent crimes in January has been indicted.
Police in Port Townsend, Wash., say they recovered more than 1,000 pounds of stolen mail when they arrested a man who had been sought by state corrections officers for escaping from community custody in Federal Way.
Police say a teen flash mob stole about $1,000 worth of Levis jeans from the Macy’s store at Lloyd Center Mall.
A 28-year-old Washington state man is charged with donning scrubs and a hospital identification badge to steal drugs from a “crash cart” at a Missoula hospital.
Police say a Nevada man who lost his iPad on an airplane used an app called Find My iPad to locate it inside the Oregon home of a flight attendant.
Police believe they have caught the man responsible for a string of burglaries from Beaverton to Lake Oswego.
The Secret Service said Wednesday it is investigating the reported theft of copies of Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney’s federal tax records during a break-in at an accounting office in Franklin. Someone claiming responsibility demanded $1 million not to make them public.
Federal prosecutors say a 21-year-old Dutch national coordinated the theft of about 44,000 credit card numbers worldwide, including some from the Boeing Employees Credit Union, by hacking into the sales system of businesses.
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.