TACOMA, WA – Today the Pierce County Prosecutor’s Office charged David Gallegos, 30, with murder in the second degree for the stabbing death of Danny Guerin, 36. Gallegos stabbed Guerin multiple times for no apparent reason as Guerin sat in his car in a Lakewood park.
Brandon Starks, the Tacoma man police linked to nearly 30 car break-ins at the Lakewood Towne Center in January, will serve a year in prison. Read more: Lakewood Towne Center car prowl suspect takes plea deal | The News Tribune
A $10,000 reward is being offered for information that will lead to the arrest and conviction of suspects responsible for any of the three smash-and-grab style burglaries at South Sound licensed firearms dealers between May 15 and 26. Read more: Reward offered for information in gun and ammo thefts in Lakewood, Lacey, Tumwater | The […]
LAKEWOOD, WA – Pierce County Prosecutor Mark Lindquist gave a public safety update to councilmembers at the regularly scheduled Lakewood City Council meeting. First, Prosecutor Lindquist discussed the High Priority Offender Program (HPO), a data-driven approach to prosecution.
One person was dead, one person was on the loose, and two people were detained Tuesday after a drive-by shooting in Lakewood, according to police Read more: Lakewood drive-by shooting kills 1, police say | The News Tribune
PIERCE COUNTY, WA – The Pierce County Prosecutor’s Office has charged twelve men with charges arising from an online child sex sting operation. The charges include attempted child rape, communication with a minor for immoral purposes, and commercial sexual abuse of a minor.
Lakewood police are pursuing a package-purloining porch pirate who struck last week.
On January 23, 2017, Traffic Officer Mike McGettigan, with close to a decade of service with the Lakewood Police Department, started his day around 5:00a. The first part of Officer McGettigan’s day was devoted to traffic enforcement during the daily commute. Officer McGettigan’s next assignment involved keeping our kids safe in Lakewood school zones.
On January 20, 2017, President Donald Trump was sworn in as our 45th president. In so many words President Trump spoke of stopping evil on the first day of his presidency. I did not like hearing these unrealistic words because we all know that while Trump can start taking action to stop evil on his […]
Submitted by Lt. Chris Lawler, Lakewood Police Department On Jan. 23, 2017, at approximately 10:03 AM, a Lakewood Traffic Officer noticed a suspicious vehicle and female in a parking lot at 100th Street and Bridgeport Way SW in Lakewood. He checked the license plate on the vehicle and it returned as a stolen vehicle out […]