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Media stories on man who barricades himself in garage.

http://www.yakimaherald.com/home/3090468-8/yakima-swat-standoff-ends-in-surrender

http://www.kimatv.com/news/local/Police-stand-off-with-man-hiding-in-garage-with-flammable-items-300202811.html?tab=video&c=y

http://www.nbcrightnow.com/story/28826160/yakima-stand-off-ends-with-a-man-starting-a-fire-and-being-put-in-an-ambulance

 

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Media stories on arrest of man accused of abusing 3-year-old boy.

http://www.kimatv.com/home/video/Child-near-death-from-alleged-abuse-by-mothers-boyfriend-299781321.html

http://www.yakimaherald.com/news/yhr/wednesday/3083694-8/yakima-man-arrested-after-3-year-old-boy-critically-hurt

http://www.nbcrightnow.com/story/28804052/yakima-man-in-custody-after-allegedly-beating-3-year-old-boy

http://www.kapptv.com/video/?v=23904

 

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Yakima Herald Story on the guilty verdict in the Morgan murder trial. http://www.yakimaherald.com/home/3051859-8/jury-returns-verdict-in-shooting-outside-seasons-performance

 

 

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KIMA TV story on a new task force. http://www.kimatv.com/news/local/New-YPD-task-force-to-partner-with-federal-agencies-298835711.html

 

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Media stories on YPD Traffic Officers training. http://www.yakimaherald.com/news/latestlocalnews/3051347-8/yakima-motorcycle-cops-test-cycles-video

http://www.kimatv.com/news/local/YPD-traffic-officers-take-on-obstacle-course-298545721.html

http://www.nbcrightnow.com/story/28711410/yakima-police-refresh-motorcycle-skills-during-training

http://www.kapptv.com/video/?v=23839

 

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KNDO TV story on officer assaults.  http://www.nbcrightnow.com/story/28655384/yakima-police-notice-increase-in-officer-assaults

 

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Yakima Herald story on confiscation of cars by repeat DUI offenders. http://www.yakimaherald.com/home/2972404-8/yakima-police-want-to-target-more-repeat-dui

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Y-PAC’S story of the first Coffee with a Cop and crime stats.  http://205.172.45.10/Cablecast/Public/Show.aspx?ChannelID=2&ShowID=6648

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Yakima Herald story on convenient store clerk shot. http://www.yakimaherald.com/news/yhr/friday/2970947-8/cashier-shot-in-attempted-robbery-at-yakima-convenience 

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Media stories on the case of two malnourished girls. http://www.nbcrightnow.com/story/28193073/twin-girls-found-abused-and-malnourished-in-yakima-home

http://www.yakimaherald.com/news/yhr/wednesday/2943859-8/yakima-woman-charged-with-abuse-after-malnourished-twins

http://www.kapptv.com/video/?v=23590

KNDOGirlsAbused

 

 

Polar Plunge Media stories.  http://www.nbcrightnow.com/category/189473/video-center?clipId=11162875&autostart=true

http://www.kimatv.com/news/local/Warmer-weather-appears-for-annual-Yakima-Polar-Plunge-293314881.html

 

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Media Stories on the “Watch Your Car Program.”http://www.yakimaherald.com/news/latestlocalnews/2931624-8/ypd-to-launch-program-to-thwart-car-thieves 

http://www.kimatv.com/news/local/Police-sticker-to-prevent–293103171.html?tab=video&c=y

 

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Media stories regarding a drop in crime stats. http://www.yakimaherald.com/news/yhr/wednesday/2924230-8/ypd-reports-crime-significantly-down-since-80s

http://www.kimatv.com/news/local/Crime-rate-down-in-Yakima-for-2014-292305471.html

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KIMA TV Story on Union Street Shooting. http://www.kimatv.com/home/video/Kids-shot-in-Yakima-home-292134751.html?tab=video&c=y

 

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Yakima Herald Republic story on shooting. http://www.yakimaherald.com/home/2920807-8/two-children-injured-by-gunfire-in-yakima-home

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Yakima Herald Republic story on phone scammers. http://www.yakimaherald.com/news/latestlocalnews/2913638-8/yakima-police-scammers-claiming-to-be-from-publishers

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KIMA TV and KNDO TV stories on the Coffee with a Cop at McDonald’s.http://www.kimatv.com/home/video/People-get-to-know-YPD-over-coffee-291777561.html

http://www.nbcrightnow.com/story/28099189/coffee-with-a-cop-bridges-gap-between-residents-and-officers

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KNDO TV Coffee with a Cop Story. http://www.nbcrightnow.com/story/28020960/ypd-aims-to-build-positive-relationship-with-public-with-coffee-dates

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KIMA TV story on city audit. http://www.kimatv.com/news/local/YPD-addresses-city-audit-critiques-290397091.html

 

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KAPP TV story on how to spot counterfeit NFL attire. http://www.kapptv.com/video/?v=23406

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KIMA TV story on auto crashes at certain intersections. http://www.kimatv.com/home/video/Intersection-car-accidents-decline-in-Yakima-290011931.html?tab=video&c=y

KIMAIntersection

 

 

KIMA TV story on new K-9. http://www.kimatv.com/news/local/YPD-YSCO-training-new-K-9-officers-290011821.html 

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Yakima Herald Republic Story on YPD’s new K-9.http://www.yakimaherald.com/home/2862973-8/yakima-police-begin-training-new-k-9-recruit-video

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KIMA TV story on drug use in schools. http://www.kimatv.com/news/local/Fewer-Yakima-kids-getting-caught-with-drugs-288625001.html?tab=video&c=y

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KNDO TV story on records request. http://www.nbcrightnow.com/story/27833043/seattle-man-makes-expensive-records-requests-to-increase-public-trust

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KIMA TV followed up story on smoke shops.  http://www.kimatv.com/news/local/Synthetic-drug-suspects-appear-in-Yakima-court-288117221.html?tab=video&c=y

KIMASpice

 

 

 

Yakima Herald-Republic story on warrants executed at two smoke shops. http://www.yakimaherald.com/home/2811005-8/federal-agents-arrest-six-in-synthetic-drug-case

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KNDO TV Stories on smoke shop raids.http://www.kimatv.com/news/local/Federal-investigators-raid-Yakima-County-smoke-shops-287958911.html

Spice

 

 

 

 

KNDO story on the new 9-1-1 call center. http://www.nbcrightnow.com/story/27777689/new-44-million-9-1-1-call-center-nears-completion

911Center

 

 

KIMA Story on drug arrest. http://www.kimatv.com/home/video/Drug-arrests-decline-in-Yakima-287731621.html

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KNDO TV update on Ware homicide. http://www.nbcrightnow.com/story/27184028/police-ask-for-publics-help-to-find-out-who-killed-a-young-woman-halloween-night

WareKNDO

 

 

 

A KIMA TV story on Transit Cameras. http://www.kimatv.com/news/local/Yakima-Transit-to-add-live-video-security-feature-to-buses-287169451.html

 

TransitCamerasKIMA

 

 

A KIMA TV Story on reaction to NYPD Officers Killed. http://www.kimatv.com/news/local/Yakima-Valley-police-acknowledge-daily-risks-after-NYPD-officer-shootings-286628261.html

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KAPP TV story on the Heroes to Helper event at Target. http://www.kapptv.com/video/?v=23165

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KIMA TV story on Heroes & Helper even at Target. http://www.kimatv.com/home/video/Police-spend-morning-helping-kids-286304701.html?tab=video&c=y

 

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KNDO TV story on armed robbery suspects. http://www.nbcrightnow.com/story/27666617/group-of-sunnyside-high-school-students-arrested-for-robberies-around-the-state

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Yakima Herald Story on the Heroes & Helpers event. http://www.yakimaherald.com/home/2758331-8/photos-cops-shop-with-kids-for-a-good

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KIMA TV story on  YPD reserve officer program. http://www.kimatv.com/news/local/YPD-to-eliminate-Officer-Reserve-Program-285683441.html?tab=video&c=y

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KNDO TV Story on Reserve YPD program.http://www.nbcrightnow.com/story/27618798/ypd-officer-reserve-program-shuts-down

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Yakima Herald Republic Story on car-jackings. http://www.yakimaherald.com/news/latestlocalnews/2735912-8/yakima-police-investigating-second-carjacking

CjackingPicutre

 

 

 

 

Yakima Herald Republic Story on two men impersonating police.

http://www.yakimaherald.com/news/latestlocalnews/2732916-8/pair-arrested-for-impersonating-police-in-yakima

YPDSUV

 

 

 

 

KNDO TV story on update in the Matta homicide case. http://www.nbcrightnow.com/story/27590848/yakima-police-searching-for-multiple-killers-in-year-old-homicide-case

MataHomicide2

 

 

 

 

KIMA TV story on new task force. http://www.kimatv.com/home/video/Yakima-Police-plan-to-add–284553111.html

GangUnit

 

 

 

KNDO TV report on the cost of public records request.  http://mms.tveyes.com/Transcript.asp?StationID=4350&DateTime=12%2F1%2F2014+6%3A03%3A23+PM&Term=Yakima+Police&PlayClip=TRUE

 

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Yakima Herald Republic story on YPD’s K-9 program. http://www.yakimaherald.com/home/2669434-8/yakima-police-dogs-a-part-of-the-force

Yogi

 

 

KNDO TV story on body cams. http://www.nbcrightnow.com/story/27483307/body-cameras-for-local-officers-a-possibility-in-long-term-future-just-too-expensive-now 

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KNDO interview with one of the WV hostage victims. http://www.nbcrightnow.com/story/27455187/woman-shares-terrifying-story-of-being-held-hostage-at-gunpoint

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Yakima Herald Story on Hostage suspect. http://www.yakimaherald.com/news/latestlocalnews/2677505-8/violent-crime-nothing-new-to-pasco-felon-involved

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KIMA Story on WV hostage incident. http://www.kimatv.com/news/local/Victim-from-West-Valley-kidnapping-and-hostage-standoff-speaks-out-283556461.html

Hostage2

 

 

 

KNDO TV on Police response time. http://www.nbcrightnow.com/category/189473/video-center?clipId=10869539&autostart=true 

CallsStoryKNDO

 

 

KIMA TV story on two drive-by shootings http://www.kimatv.com/news/local/YPD-investigates-two-drive-by-shootings-283135461.html

Driveby

 

 

KNDO story on street racing in Yakima. http://www.nbcrightnow.com/category/189473/video-center?clipId=10860548&autostart=true

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Yakima Herald Republic story on hit-&-run which left 3 school girls injured. http://www.yakimaherald.com/news/latestlocalnews/2645982-8/three-girls-struck-by-hit-and-run-driver.

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MissingjacksonLocal stories on missing Yakima woman. http://www.nbcrightnow.com/story/27347545/yakima-police-are-looking-for-a-missing-woman

http://www.yakimaherald.com/news/latestlocalnews/2645844-8/yakima-police-looking-for-missing-woman

http://www.kimatv.com/news/local/Yakima-police-looking-for-missing-woman-282225751.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

HarmonYakima Herald Republic story on  Yakima Car-Jacking outside Harman Center. http://www.yakimaherald.com/news/latestlocalnews/2647370-8/carjacking-reported-at-yakimas-harman-center

 

 

 

 

 

 

war KAPP TV’s Story on the follow up to the Ware homicide. http://www.kapptv.com/video/?v=22869

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Yakima Herald Republic Story on Ware Homicide. YHRWareHomicidehttp://www.yakimaherald.com/news/latestlocalnews/2619343-8/one-woman-dead-two-people-hurt-in-pair

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

WareHomicideKNDO TV Story on the Ware Homicide. http://www.nbcrightnow.com/category/189473/video-center?clipId=10802162&autostart=true

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

WareHomicideKIMA TV Story on the Ware Homicide. http://www.kimatv.com/news/local/Woman-dies-after-getting-shot-on-Yakima-street-281181021.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

UniformsYakima Police to get new uniforms. Here is a story by KNDO TV.  http://www.nbcrightnow.com/story/27054596/yakima-police-department-is-introducing-new-uniforms

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

YVCCSome tips to help prevent stolen autos.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CmNyvRaoDg8

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

basford Story by the Yakima Herald Republic on the Adam Basford case, http://www.yakimaherald.com/news/latestlocalnews/2573836-8/officer-accused-of-filing-false-report-leaving-yakima 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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KNDO’s story on a controversial blog. http://www.nbcrightnow.com/story/26868814/i-team-investigates-blog-claiming-yakima-police-abandoned-officer-in-struggle

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CrimeKNDOKNDO TV story on Yakima crime numbers.  http://www.nbcrightnow.com/story/26852123/in-depth-crime-comparison-shows-details-of-lower-crime-rates-in-yakima

 

 

 

 

 

 

carsupcloseAuto Thief is heading to prison. Here is the KIMA TV story with the Yakima Police Department News Release\.

http://www.kimatv.com/news/local/Yakima-auto-theft-suspect-sentenced-to-4-years-in-prison-279837032.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

TwoWomenArrestedAlleged auto thieves arrested. Here is the KNDO story.

http://www.nbcrightnow.com/category/189473/video-center?clipId=10716381&autostart=true

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ColdCaseMurderKIMA TV News Story on two unsolved Yakima murder cases

http://www.kimatv.com/news/local/YPD-gives-update-on–278602301.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

HavocMemorialKNDO TV Story on Havoc Memorial. http://www.nbcrightnow.com/category/189473/video-center?clipId=10661822&autostart=true

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

YHRCVIYakima Herald Story on YPD’s Commercial Vehicle Inspection Program. http://www.yakimaherald.com/home/2542990-8/yakima-inspectors-seek-to-educate-truckers-enforce-laws

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

carsupcloseNewstalk KIT story on burglary prevention. http://newstalkkit.com/protect-your-home-from-burglaries-during-the-colder-season/

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

dexter7KIMA TV’s Story on YPD’s K-9 Unit. http://www.kimatv.com/news/local/Yakima-police-K-9-277833301.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

HomeInvasionTrailerKIMA TV’s Story on Home Invasion on 10/1/14 http://www.kimatv.com/news/local/Two-men-arrested-in-connection-with-Yakima-home-invasion-277785311.html 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Havoc1 havoc3YPD has lost K-9 Havoc in a tragic accident. Here are several stories from the Yakima Herald Republic and KNDO TV. http://www.yakimaherald.com/news/latestlocalnews/2503069-8/yakima-police-dog-havoc-dies-after-hit-by http://www.nbcrightnow.com/story/26539698/yakima-police-department-loses-another-k9-this-time-to-a-tragic-accident

 

 

 

 

 

 

carsupcloseWill Yakima Police Officers wear body cameras?  Here’s a link to a KIT Radio story asking Chief Rizzi about body cameras. http://newstalkkit.com/no-body-cameras-for-yakima-police-officers/

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

MendozaMajor Crime Drops in Yakima. Link to KIMA TV story. http://www.kimatv.com/news/local/Crime-rate-drops-this-summer-274839891.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Masssage17 Arrested in massage parlor raids. Here is a link to a KAPPTV story http://www.kapptv.com/article/2014/sep/08/yakima-massage-therapists-pleased-see-closures-six/ 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Masssage1Yakima Police Raid Six local massage parlors. Here is a link to two Yakima Herald Republic Stories.

http://www.yakimaherald.com/home/2481301-8/yakima-will-pull-licenses-for-massage-parlors-some

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

MataHomicideHere is an update on a Yakima Homicide. The link to a story by KIMA TV. http://www.kimatv.com/news/local/YPD-At-least-two-people-involved-in-death-of-elderly-Yakima-woman-273670321.html 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

BrutusA former YPD canine is put down.  Here is the link to a KNDO TV story on Brutus. http://www.nbcrightnow.com/category/189473/video-center?clipId=10532675&autostart=true

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

AbandonedCars

Yakima Police are trying to rid the city of abandoned cars. Here is the link to a KIMA TV story.

http://www.kimatv.com/news/local/Yakima-police-cleaning-up-abandoned-cars-around-the-city-273409371.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

tabletsYakima Police Motorcycle Officers now have Tablets. Link to KIMA TV’s story. http://www.kimatv.com/news/local/YPD-motorcycles-get-new-ticket-technology-272962871.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

DRE Training

Enjoy the Labor Day Weekend, but don’t be under the influence when you get behind the wheel.  Here is KNDO’S story on what law enforcement is doing to keep the roads safe. www.nbcrightnow.com/story/26389076/officers-step-up-patrols-over-labor-day-weekend

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Here is KAPP TV’s Story on the DUI enforcement.http://www.kvewtv.com/video/?v=224017

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

GangUnit

The Yakima Police Departments second gang unit is making a difference. Here’s a link to a KNDO story about YPD’s effort to fight gangs. http://ow.ly/AK9s7

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Block watch programs work do reduce crime. Check out this story on‪ ‎KIMATV‬http://ow.ly/AHuzs

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Thanks to the ‪Yakima Chamber‬ and local businesses, the Yakima Police Department’s Special Assault Unit has a beautiful waiting area for victims and families. Check out the story on KNDO TV. http://ow.ly/Avv9k

 

 

 

 

 

 

TrucksThe Yakima Police Department is now enforcing weight limits on trucks to protect city streets. Here’s is a link for a KIMA TV story on the Commercial Vehicle Enforcement     Program.  http://www.kimatv.com/news/local/Yakima-police-enforcing-rules-for-big-rigs-within-city-limits-270694581.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

11-year old Adriel Gonzalez is the Yakima Police Departments Chief for the Day. YPD is one of 34 law-enforcement agencies taking part of the celebration in Burien. The Chief for the day is about celebrating the lives of children who have been diagnosed with a life-threatening or chronic illness. Adriel, who attends Wilson Middle School and has autism, is part of the celebration put on by the Washington State Criminal Justice Training Commission.