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Second Shooting at Same House Injures Two Children

For the second time in just over 72 hours, Yakima police responded to a drive-by shooting at the same home in the 800 block of West Viola Avenue. On Saturday,… Read More

Man Arrested in Connection with Homicide Early Sunday Morning

Yakima police officers responded to a call of shots fired in the area of the 1300 block of South 18th Avenue around 12:40 am Sunday. Shortly after arriving in the area,… Read More

Ten Men Arrested in Connection with Juvenile Sex Trafficking Case

Yakima police officers from the Criminal Investigations Division, Gang Unit and Patrol Division spent much of Thursday arresting 10 men in connection with a sex trafficking case that originated from… Read More

Death Investigation

On June 2, 2020, at approximately 5:33 pm, officers from the Yakima Police Department (YPD) were called to assist an American Medical Response (AMR) ambulance at 100 East Yakima Avenue… Read More

Man Dies After Being Shot in Vehicle on Gordon Road

At about 10:25 pm Tuesday, Yakima police officers responded to a report of shots fired along a section of Gordon Road.  When officers arrived, they found a vehicle stopped near… Read More

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