Police and Fire


California fugitive arrested

Members of the Pacific Northwest Violent Crimes Task Force, Yakima County Sheriff’s Office and Toppenish Police Department last Tuesday, March 5, arrested a fugitive from California.

March 13, 2019 noon read more..

Deer cause of Prosser crash

At around 6 p.m. Thursday, March 7, a deer darted onto Interstate 82 at Milepost 89, causing a Grandview woman to strike it with her 2011 Audi A5.

March 13, 2019 noon read more..

2010 homicide suspect extradited from Canada

The U.S. Marshals Pacific Northwest Violent Offender Taskforce (PNVOTF), working with Canadian authorities, have extradited Juvenal Moreno-Garcia, a homicide suspect from Sunnyside who was hiding in British Columbia, Canada, under an assumed name.

February 22, 2019 noon read more..

LEAD investigation results in arrests

The Law Enforcement Against Drugs Task Force conducted an investigation related to guns being stored in a shed at a Parkland Drive home and arrested two last Tuesday, Feb. 12.

February 20, 2019 noon read more..

Zillah man charged for semi crash

A Zillah man faces a reckless driving charge after allegedly causing a crash that shut down both eastbound lanes on Interstate 82 at Milepost 33 in Yakima.

February 6, 2019 noon read more..