Police and Fire


Hit and run suspect sought

The story changed when Mabton police officers arrived to investigate a report of a stolen vehicle last Friday.

Deputies have slow weekend

Yakima County Sheriff’s deputies had a pretty slow weekend in the Lower Valley.

Walmart shoplifter detained

Police in Sunnyside were alerted to a shoplifting incident at Walmart yesterday (Monday).

Grandview police have busy Monday

Police in Grandview had a fairly routine weekend, followed by a very busy Monday.

Aid calls top EMT responses

Since last Friday, Sunnyside EMTs have responded to 17 emergency aid calls, provided seven patient transfers and conducted three facility transports.

Sleepy teen wrecks pick-up

A Sunnyside teen believed to have fallen asleep at the wheel early this morning suffered injuries in a one-vehicle accident on I-82.

Grandview police called out for suspicious circumstances

Police in Grandview since yesterday (Thursday) have investigated five suspicious activity calls in addition to several other calls for service.

Firemen field few calls

Sunnyside firefighters have handled an automatic alarm, a vehicle fire and provided assistance to Yakima County Fire District #5 firefighters with two structure fires since last Wednesday.

Three thefts under investigation in Sunnyside

Sunnyside police are investigating three thefts reported to them yesterday (Thursday).

YSO deputies have quiet day

Yakima County Sheriff’s Office deputies had a pretty quiet time patrolling the Lower Yakima Valley during the past 24 hours.

Shoplifting reported to S’side cops

Since yesterday (Wednesday) police in Sunnyside have been alerted to two shoplifting incidents at Walmart.

G’view police kept busy

Since this past Tuesday, police in Grandview have been kept busy.

Mabton officer loses some hair during traffic stop

Mabton Police Officer Alex Campbell is missing a little hair as a result of a traffic stop gone wrong this past Monday night.

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Hay goes up in smoke

Approximately 20 tons of hay burns yesterday just prior to 1 p.m. as firefighters from Yakima Valley Fire District #5 work to extinguish the blaze.