Police and Fire


Several calls investigated by S’side cops

Sunnyside police have since yesterday (Monday) handled several calls for service.

Quiet day in Grandview

Officers in Grandview handled three traffic incidents, a noise complaint, three reports of suspicious activity and an automatic alarm yesterday (Monday).

Busy morning for deputies

Yakima County Sheriff deputies handled three traffic accidents before 9 a.m. yesterday morning (Monday) and three animal problems before noon.

Two hurt in three-car pile-up early Monday morning

A Grandview woman reportedly driving too fast for the weather conditions yesterday morning is being blamed for a three-vehicle accident on I-82 near Grandview.

Murder suspects being held on $1 million bail each

The suspect accused of killing a Sunnyside man is being held on $1 million bail at Yakima County Jail.

Fatality on I-82

A motorist who was westbound in the eastbound lanes of I-82 died last night.

Guilty pleas entered for murder of Sunnyside man

Last week the suspects charged with the June 2013 murder of Alberto Martinez of Sunnyside entered plea agreements in Yakima County Superior Court.

Sunnyside man sustains injuries in two-rig wreck

A two-vehicle pile-up near Granger yesterday morning left a Sunnyside man with injuries serious enough to require hospitalization.

Traffic issues top Yakima County deputies’ concerns

Yakima County Sheriff deputies handled a lot of traffic accidents over the weekend, the majority during foggy weather yesterday (Sunday).

Intoxicated woman arrested after breaking into motel room

Police in Grandview arrested a woman last Friday night after she reportedly broke into an empty motel room by breaking a window.

Three thefts reported in S’side

Police in Sunnyside have since last Friday investigated three thefts.

Routine traffic stops net arrests

Routine traffic stops have kept Mabton police busy this past week.

Aid calls top firemen’s weekend calls

The Sunnyside firemen/EMTs have handled 16 requests for emergency service aid since last Thursday.