Police and Fire


Stolen vehicle torched early this morning in Sunnyside

Police in Sunnyside are investigating a case of a vehicle stolen from the 1500 block of Federal Way this morning, then set ablaze.

ID of dead body confirmed

An autopsy confirmed the identity of a body found in a submerged vehicle discovered this past Tuesday morning in an irrigation canal as Jose Luis Ramirez Soto, 33, of Sunnyside.

Firemen called out for car fire

The investigation stemming from a car fire reported in the 800 block of South 13th Street before dawn this morning has been turned over to the Sunnyside police.

Witness helps deputies apprehend home burglar

Yakima County Sheriff deputies made an arrest after a burglary in progress was reported yesterday morning (Thursday) in the 5700 block of Bethany Road near Sunnyside.

Minor incidents in Sunnyside

Police in Sunnyside have since yesterday (Tuesday) handled several routine calls for service.

Deputies hunt for burglars

Yakima County Sheriff deputies are investigating a burglary reported yesterday (Tuesday) from near the intersection of Wagoner and Chapelle roads near Outlook.

Routine calls keep cops busy

Police in Grandview arrested two persons wanted by authorities yesterday (Tuesday) during a fairly routine day.

S’side firemen have quiet day

During the past 24 hours Sunnyside firemen have responded a request for a lift assist on Saul Road.

Burglaries in Grandview

Police in Grandview are investigating two burglaries reported since yesterday morning (Monday), one at a storage shed in the 300 block of Avenue G in which nothing seemed to be missing, and the other in a vacant house in the 500 block of Cherry Lane in which fixtures were stolen.