Law Enforcement / Public Safety

Chelan Co. Sheriff’s Deputy Tyler Files $1 Million Claim Against County

Chelan County Sheriff’s Deputy Jennifer Tyler has filed a new $1 million legal claim against the county alleging retaliation from members of the sheriffs office for her successful lawsuit last March against the county. Tyler was placed on administrative leave last week as undisclosed allegations against her are investigated. Tyler also claims she was retaliated against…

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Under Budget, Douglas County Sheriff Asking For Emergency Management Position

Recently re-elected Douglas County Sheriff Kevin Morris joins Dan Langager on the KOHO Morning Show to talk about how the election went and what he heard from residents of Douglas County. Heading towards 2019, Morris talks about the office’s budget for next year and staffing levels, with a request before county commissioners for a new…

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Leavenworth Army Sgt. Killed In Afghanistan, Remembered As ‘Humble Professional’

U.S. Department of Defense officials say a 25-year-old soldier from Leavenworth was killed during combat operations in Afghanistan. Army Sgt. Leandro A.S. Jasso died Saturday in Helmand Province, Afghanistan, while supporting Operation Freedom’s Sentinel. An army spokesman said Jasso was wounded by small arms fire and was immediately treated and evacuated to the nearest medical…

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