Crime Newsletter


State Patrol: Hit-and-run crash causes vehicle to go down state Route 16 embankment in Gig Harbor area

A hit-and-run crash Sunday on state Route 16 in the Gig Harbor area caused one vehicle to leave the road down an embankment, the State Patrol said.

A vehicle left state Route 16 after a crash at Burnham Drive Northwest Sunday, the State Patrol said.

Traffic Q&A: DUI on your record? Entry into Canada may be denied

We answer your questions about driving and traffic

Threshold raised for warning of minor flooding on Puyallup River near Orting

Now that several flood mitigation projects have proven the river is better managed, the National Weather Service has more than doubled the flood warning level for that section of the Puyallup River, increasing the threshold to 10,000 cubic feet per...

Police Beat: A full moon, a failing marriage and an unwanted guest

Editor’s note: Compiled from reports to Tacoma police.

Shooting on Tacoma’s Ruston Way injures one

One person was hospitalized Friday after a shooting in the 3300 block of Ruston Way. Tacoma police were looking for a late Honda two-door seen leaving the scene.