Man Dies After Assaulting Woman

Posted by Mike Bastinelli

***UPDATE*** NEW INFORMATION   Based on new information obtained by Yakima Police Department detectives, the death of a 57-year old man who died last night is not being ruled a homicide, at this time. The man died after he was assaulted after several people attempted to stop him from assaulting a woman. Preliminary autopsy results … Read More


Unitentional Homicide

Posted by Mike Bastinelli

5/30/18       News Release   Yakima Police (“YPD”) Investigators have determined that a shooting which occurred on Saturday, May 26th was an unintentional homicide. YPD Detectives were able to interview all of the men who were inside of the vehicle at the time of the shooting and identified a 19-year-old man who fired … Read More


Domestic Violence Homicide

Posted by Mike Bastinelli

News Release 5/29/18   On April 8th, 2018 at approximately 2:20 AM the Yakima Fire Department responded to a medical incident of an unresponsive subject in the 200 block of Chisholm Trail. It was initially reported that the adult male patient was not breathing and CPR was in progress. Yakima Police Department (“YPD”) Officers that … Read More


Gunshot Victim Found in Car

Posted by Mike Bastinelli

5/27/18 News Release on Homicide   On 05-26-18 at approximately 2042 hrs, 9-1-1 received a report of a gunshot victim who was being transported by a private vehicle on Fair Avenue.  The vehicle pulled into a parking lot in the 10 block of North Fair Avenue.  Police made contact with a 29 year old Hispanic … Read More


REPORT A CRIME OR INCIDENT ONLINE

Posted by Mike Bastinelli

The Yakima Police Department’s (“YPD”) Online Police Reporting System is available on the YPD website, Yakimapolice.org. “Cop Logic,” allows anyone to conveniently submit a non-emergency incident from any internet-enabled PC or mobile device through this web-based online reporting system and immediately print a copy of the police report for free. The system is available 24 … Read More