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Jeff Myers – Hoquiam Police Chief

High Grade Gold Mine Hatcher Pass, Palmer, AK

Mining in Alaska, and the details behind the cabin. Electing a Prosecuting Attorney, and Missouri police.       Part 1 Part 2

Hoquiam man sentenced to prison for 5th DUI

Hoquiam Police Department

A Hoquiam man was sentenced to prison for his fifth DUI earlier this month, the arresting officer, Hoquiam Police Chief Jeff Myers thanked the County Prosecutor for getting tough on repeat DUI drivers. Arresting documents show 55 year old Carl

Smaller taxing authorities could feel strain, or benefit, from new Public Hospital District

Fire District #2 Administrators - Chief Johnson not shown to the left

About 40 attended the first of two meetings to discuss the protection of the Central Park Park Fire District’s ability to levee at the fire station last night. With a new hospital district potentially pushing smaller fire districts throughout the

“Swift and Certain” punishment model shines in Hoquiam City Jail

Hoquiam Police Department

The Hoquiam City Jail is doing well, and after being closed for almost 10 years it could become a showcase for the State Department of Corrections. About 2 years ago, their “Swift and Certain” punishment model needed a jail for

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.

Law enforcement administrators meet in Pacific County to discuss trending issues

Pacific County Sheriff Meeting

The Pacific County Sheriff recently hosted a meeting of local law enforcement administrators to discuss several regional issues. The combined agency meeting was to further efforts by each of the agencies to share information and resources, and work together towards

WDFW cautions boaters to steer clear of killer whales

Nancy Black / Monterey Bay Whale Watch

With summer approaching, the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is reminding recreational boaters to give killer whales and other marine mammals a wide berth. State and federal law requires boaters to stay at least 200 yards away from

Hoquiam police arrest couple sleeping in their car, recover drugs and gun

Hoquiam police found a couple of people passed out in their car, and recovered a firearm that may have been stolen recently from Aberdeen. Police Chief Jeff Myers tells us just after 2 A.M. on May 13th they contacted a

Graffiti could be added to list of public nuisances in Aberdeen

Aberdeen Graffiti

Some graffiti will soon be a crime in Aberdeen, unless you get the property owner’s permission. The city council this week held the first reading of a bill amending their public nuisance code, Police Chief Bob Torgerson said this morning

City of Aberdeen begins “Phase 1″ of more aggressive stance on panhandling

Aberdeen panhandling

The city of Aberdeen is taking a more aggressive stance on panhandlers. Police Chief Bob Torgerson said this morning. “One of the things that they were looking at is the Gateway Plaza area. And really the road [Chehalis Street] that comes