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 […]
Steilacoom, WA – Pierce County Prosecutor Mark Lindquist gave a public safety update to councilmembers at the regularly scheduled Steilacoom Town Council meeting. Prosecutor Lindquist is addressing every city and town council in Pierce County.
Pierce County prosecutors have charged a man suspected of robbing a Chase Bank branch in Lakewood. Police spotted him at another bank after a teller recalled the robber was about 6 feet 4. Read more: Height helped identify suspect in Lakewood bank robbery | The News Tribune
“A semitruck driver pleaded not guilty Friday to causing a six-vehicle collision in Lakewood that put a woman in a coma Thursday and snarled traffic at state Route 512 and Interstate 5 for hours. Jose Trinidad, 41, was ordered held in lieu of $250,000 bail after pleading not guilty to vehicular assault and reckless endangerment.” […]