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Posted on: November 5, 2018

UPDATE-Missing & Endangered Teen Found Alive.

Hayden, Idaho: The Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office happy to announce 19 year old Kathryn “Katie” Ogle has been found alive just moments ago.

At approximately 4:55 p.m., thanks to information provided by a resident, searcher f...

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Posted on: November 2, 2018

KCSO Searching for Missing/Endangered Person

Hayden, Idaho: Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office is currently looking for a missing person in the Hayden area.

On November 1, 2018, at about 11:00 PM, Kootenai County Sheriff’s deputies were called to the 6900 block of E. Ohio M...

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Posted on: November 1, 2018

KCSO & Multi-Agency SWAT Team Respond to Felony Domestic Violence

Post Falls, Idaho: The Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office has arrested William P. Plummer, 44 of Post Falls, ID for Felony Domestic Battery in the Presence of a Child and Attempted Strangulation.

On October 31.2018, at about 8:30 p.m., the Kootenai...

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Posted on: October 30, 2018

Update to Fatal Shooting Near Post Falls

Post Falls, Idaho: The Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office has identified the deceased person in the October 29, 2018 shooting incident near Post Falls, ID as 24 year old Mitchell C. Payette of Post Falls, ID.

The other two parties involved in this ...

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Posted on: October 29, 2018

Home Invasion Leads to Fatal Shooting Near Post Falls

Post Falls, Idaho: This morning at 1:30 a.m., Deputies from the Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office responded to a 911 call of a shooting inside a residence in the 900 block of S. Spokane St. near Post Falls, ID. Upon their arrival, deputies discov...

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Posted on: October 22, 2018

KCSO Responds to Shooting

Post Falls, ID- On October 20, 2018, at approximately 6:45 PM, the Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office received multiple calls about a shooting on Gallatin Way near the city of Post Falls. It was reported that a single adult male had been shot.

The ...

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Posted on: October 16, 2018

Man Suffers Gunshot Wound While Hunting

Kootenai County, ID – On October 15, 2018 at about 7:20 AM, Kootenai County Sheriff’s deputies and EMS personnel responded to a wooded area off of Lamb Road and Bell Canyon Road near Harrison, Idaho for a reported hunting accident.

Acco...

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Posted on: October 4, 2018

Kootenai County Jail Expansion Opening Ceremony

For Immediate Release: Contact: PIO Det. D. Stinebaugh

September 27, 2018 208-758-1045 / 208-446-2236

sopio@kcgov.us

You’re invited to the Kootenai County Jail Expansion Opening Ceremony!

Coeur d’Alene, Idaho: Sheriff Ben Wolfinger would l...

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Posted on: September 25, 2018

Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office Lobby Closure on Fridays

Coeur d’Alene, Idaho: Due to extreme and unplanned staffing shortages, as well as unfunded state and district court mandates effecting the Sheriff’s Office Civil and Records sections, the Sheriff’s Office Lobby will be tempor...

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Posted on: September 25, 2018

Kootenai County Multi-Agency Swat Team Responds to an Early Morning Domestic Disturbance Call

Coeur d’Alene, Idaho: The Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office arrested Seth D. Farwell -41 of Coeur d’Alene, ID for Domestic Battery and for Resisting and Obstructing Arrest. He has also been charged with the Intentional Destruc...

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