Police and Fire


Report of shots fired unfounded

Mabton police were called to the 300 block of Fifth Avenue several times last Sunday afternoon after residents reported hearing shots fired.

Bicycle stolen

Yakima County Sheriff deputies are investigating a bicycle theft reported yesterday morning (Tuesday) in the 800 block of Pleasant Avenue near Grandview.

Police warn of internet fraud

Police in Grandview are investigating a case of fraud reported yesterday (Tuesday) that involved the purchase of a vehicle through the internet.

Shoe theft reported

A citizen reported the theft of expensive shoes to Sunnyside police early this morning, Wednesday. Officers are investigating the incident.

Nursing assistant disciplined by state health department

The Washington State Department of Health has taken disciplinary actions against Elizabeth Hernandez Aldana, a nursing assistant in Yakima County.

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Officials looking for man believed to be in Washington

The Washington State Patrol’s criminal investigation division has been assisting Minnesota’s Pine County Sheriff’s Office in attempts to locate a subject charged with 59 felony counts of criminal sexual conduct involving two young females.

Collision on Sunnyside street injures two

Sunnyside police investigated the scene of a two-vehicle accident reported in the 1800 block of South First Street Monday morning, yesterday, in which two females reported minor injuries.

Wind machine parts taken

Deputies from the Yakima County Sheriff’s office are investigating a report of a theft made yesterday afternoon (Monday) from near the intersection of Charvet and Grey roads near Mabton.

G’view cops have busy day

Police in Grandview have handled a high number of calls since yesterday morning (Monday), including...

Police assessment to be conducted

The Washington Association of Sheriffs and Police Chiefs will perform an assessment...

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Sworn in

Scott Bailey was sworn in as a commander in the Sunnyside Police Department Monday night, yesterday, by Mayor Jim Restucci.

Noise complaints spike in S’side

The loud music complaints poured into the Sunnyside police dispatch line this weekend with officers fielding noise complaints throughout the community from last Saturday afternoon through Sunday evening.

Deputies have busy weekend

Deputies from the Yakima County Sheriff’s office have been busy in the Lower Valley this past weekend, starting with an investigation into the theft of a 1993 Chevy pick-up from the 1100 block of West Riverside Avenue near Sunnyside last Friday morning.

Business hit by burglars this morning

Early this morning, Monday, a new business in the 400 block of Stover Road was broken into.

Burnt food sets off fire alarm

Sunnyside firefighters responded to an automatic alarm this past Saturday afternoon in the 400 block of Nicolai Avenue, only to find it was set off by burnt food on a stove.