The Seattle Police Officers’ Guild has alleged the city unilaterally implemented the plan without providing the union an opportunity to bargain over the issue.
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The two inmates were part of a state fire crew battling a blaze in Klickitat County when they escaped.
The victim suffered non-life-threatening injuries in the I-5 shooting near Boeing Field.
The sheriff disagreed with several of the county ombudsman’s findings and defended how he handled the matter. He also questioned whether the ombudsman has authority...
Tyray Munter and Maksim Petrovskiy were part of a state Department of Natural Resources fire crew battling a blaze near Goldendale when they disappeared.