Crime Newsletter


Man in stolen car charged after “vicious fight” with sheriff’s deputy

A “vicious fight” with a Pierce County sheriff’s deputy resulted in several criminal charges for a man stopped in a stolen vehicle, according to court documents.

Tacoma man charged with operating meth lab

An undercover drug sting led police to a methamphetamine lab in Tacoma this week.

Motorcyclist seriously injured in crash on SR 507

A motorcyclist was taken to a hospital with serious injuries after a crash with a vehicle at state Route 507 and East Gate Road Wednesday.

Police arrest 4th suspect in fatal shooting at Tacoma motel

Police arrested a fourth suspect Wednesday in a fatal shooting that happened earlier this month at Tacoma’s King Oscar Motel.

Man pleads not guilty to 1993 fatal stabbing in Spanaway

Family members packed the courtroom Wednesday to get a look at the man charged with fatally stabbing a Spanaway woman in 1993 while she babysat her...

James Edward Mitchell is arraigned Wednesday in Pierce County Superior Court in Tacoma on suspicion of first-degree murder in the 1993 fatal stabbing of Linda Robinson. Robinson was babysitting in Spanaway when she was killed. Mitchell was just extradited from Florida after DNA linked him to the slaying. Bail was set at $2 million.