Tag Archives: Police Chief Jeff Myers

No foul play expected in Hoquiam death investigation

Hoquiam Police Department

Hoquiam police do not expect foul play in the investigation of a death yesterday. Several neighbors in the 2000 block of Broadway Avenue reported a woman outside of a trailer screaming about a man laying in bed with a gun.

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

“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

Hoquiam police report record turnout for DEA Drug Take Back Day

Hoquiam police report record turnout for DEA Drug Take Back Day

The Hoquiam Police Department partnered with the DEA for yet another successful “Drug Take Back Day” over the weekend, collecting 312 pounds of prescription drugs. Police Chief Jeff Myers tells us their evidence custodian, Officer James Gaddis, staffed the police

Two rescued from Beacon Hill house fire in Hoquiam

HFD at Hoquiam fire on Beacon Hill

A volunteer firefighter, and Hoquiam Police Chief Jeff Myers evacuated two elderly people from a Beacon Hill home as flames and smoke were visible from across the harbor yesterday afternoon. Fire Chief Paul Dean reports no injuries “We had an

Hoquiam police bag laundry room burglars

HPD SHOULDER PATCH

Hoquiam police arrested two men Friday morning, after finding one prying open the change box on an apartment’s washing machine. Police Chief Jeff Myers tells us about 7 Friday morning, a citizen reported a burglary in progress in the laundry room

Purse robbery near Grays Harbor YMCA prompts brief lockdown

HOQUIAM, Wash. - The YMCA of Grays Harbor was on lockdown this morning, after Hoquiam police report a purse robbery at knifepoint two blocks away. Police Chief Jeff Myers tells us a K-9 unit was called in to assist, and

Hoquiam police proud of DEA Drug Takeback Day results

HOQUIAM, Wash. - Results from another Prescription Drug Takeback day are in, 76 people dropped off 166 pounds of prescription medication for disposal on Saturday. Hoquiam Police Chief Jeff Myers tells us to date, the station has collected and disposed

Hoquiam dog attack sends three to hospital

HOQUIAM, Wash. - Two children and a babysitter were attacked by the family dog Friday afternoon, while a two year old was inside the home. Hoquiam Sgt. Jef Salstrom was the first to arrive to the fenced yard in the

Lap dog distraction causes traffic accident in Hoquiam

HOQUIAM, Wash. - A 21-year old Hoquiam woman attempted to move the family dog from her lap while driving and swerved into a parked car Friday morning. Police Chief Jeff Myers tells us it happened in the 2700 block of