Tag Archives: Hoquiam Police Department

Active Shooter Training at Miller Junior High School in Aberdeen – just a drill

Active Shooter Training

Police will storm Miller Junior High School in Aberdeen this weekend, over and over again. It’s part of Active Shooter Training for local departments. Aberdeen Police Captain John Green tells us his department, in conjunction with the Aberdeen Fire Department

Drug Takeback Day everyday at the Hoquiam Police Department

HPD Drug Takeback Box

Got Drugs? You can now drop off your unused or unwanted prescription drugs at the Hoquiam Police Department any time. Thanks in part to Jefferson County who donated the large metal drop box. Police Chief Jeff Myers tells us they

Hoquiam’s new Chief of Police tours jail, pilots tug

Hoqiuam Police Chief Dylan Ellefson

On Monday, August 19, 2014, Hoquiam Police Department’s “Chief for a Day”, Dylan Ellefson, was sworn-in at City Hall by Mayor Jack Durney. Chief Ellefson took the oath of office to include a promise to enjoy the time with his

Local Search and Rescue group looking for funds, and members

GHVSAR

Grays Harbor’s Volunteer Search and Rescue group is looking for some help. President, and Sergeant Brian Dayton tells us “We’re trying to raise funds to get new radios. That’s been the big issue for our team. The radios that we

Aberdeen man cornered in Grays Harbor City swamp

Hoquiam Police Department

An Aberdeen man was cornered in a swamp North of Hoquiam this morning, after leading police on a car chase through Hoquiam, then foot chase through the woods of Grays Harbor City. Sgt. Jeremy Mitchell with the Hoquiam Police Department

National Night Out block parties adding up in Hoquiam

National Night Out 2014

The Hoquiam Police Department is proud to sponsor 2014 National Night Out on Tuesday, August 5, 2014 in Hoquiam. National Night Out is an informal, community based event held all across the country on August 5th.  The idea is for

Reported drug house in Hoquiam shut down after complaints

search warrant in the 200 block of K Street

Heavy foot and vehicle traffic reported at a suspected drug house turned up a few arrests for Hoquiam Police yesterday. Chief Jeff Myers tells us deputies from the Grays Harbor County Sheriff’s Department aided in serving a search warrant in

Prolific vehicle prowler linked to at least 17 incidents from Aberdeen to Olympia to Centralia

Veh Prowl Blundred 6 24 2014

The Hoquiam Police Department nabbed what they describe as a prolific vehicle prowler. Police Chief Jeff Myers tells us they’ve linked 26 year old Troy N. Hodge, of McCleary, to 16 additional vehicle prowls from Aberdeen to Olympia to Centralia.

No charges for family of Hoquiam boy who fired handgun in city limits

Hoquiam Police Department

No charges are being filed against the parents of the boy who fired their gun in Hoquiam earlier this month. City Attorney Steve Johnson said in a press release this morning that “after careful review of the evidence and discussions

No major damage after ghost boat drifts into Riverside Bridge

Boat strikes Riverside Bridge in Hoquiam

The Washington State Department of Transportation said they saw no damage besides a broken light to the Riverside bridge in Hoquiam yesterday, after a 75 foot boat broke loose from its mooring and drifted into the bridge yesterday morning. Sgt