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Three People Shot at a Yakima Mini-Mart

Detectives from the Yakima Police Department’s Gang and Major Crimes Units are searching for two people they believe were behind Tuesday morning’s 8th homicide in...

YPD Names Driver, Passenger in Traffic Accident at Yakima Airport

On May 20, 2022, at about 3:00 am, the driver of a vehicle traveling at an extremely high rate of speed eastbound on Washington Avenue...

Suspect in Sunday Shooting Admits Involvement in Another Homicide Last Year

A 43-year-old Yakima man was shot and killed early Sunday morning in what police believe was a gang-related incident.  While being questioned, one of the...

Yakima Officer-Involved Shooting Update

The identity of the officers involved in Sunday morning’s critical incident are identified as: Sergeant Eric Jones (six (6) years with YPD) Officer Les Henderson...

Suspect Arrested in Alleged Kidnapping-Molestation of 6-year-old Girl

Through the cooperation of local, state, and federal law enforcement agencies, a suspect in the alleged kidnapping and molestation of a 6-year-old girl last week...

Man Already in Jail Charged in February Homicide

Late last week, a man who was already in jail facing other charges was arrested in connection with the February homicide of 71-year-old Gerald Moore...

Gang-Related Drive-By Shooting Sends Victim to Harborview

A 42-year-old man police identified as a known gang member was critically wounded during a drive-by shooting early Sunday morning and was flown to Harborview...

Yakima Police Ask for Community Help Identifying Robbery Suspect

The Yakima Police Department (YPD) is asking for community members to help identify a suspect in the robbery of a local business earlier this week....

Bank Robbery Suspect Arrested

A suspect in a January bank robbery in Yakima was arrested yesterday in Vancouver, Washington, transported back to Yakima, and booked into the Yakima County...

Name of Victim of South 8th Street Homicide Released

The name of a 71-year-old man who was shot and killed Wednesday evening outside his house located in the 1000 block of South 8th Street...