Police and Fire


Alarms result in no fires

An automatic fire alarm in the 1500 block of East Lincoln Avenue called out Sunnyside firemen early this morning, Thursday. Upon the firefighters’ arrival, no fire was found.

Grandview man accused of child molestation

YAKIMA – Yakima County has charged a Grandview man with one count of first-degree child molestation.

New sign ordinance OK’d

The Grandview City Council at Tuesday’s meeting approved a new sign ordinance that had been proposed at its Sept. 23 meeting.

Sunnyside cops handle several routine calls

Police in Sunnyside have since yesterday (Tuesday) handled a number of routine calls for service.

Car-egging vandals sought

Police in Grandview are looking for vandals who egged multiple cars in the city yesterday (Tuesday), causing damage to paint on at least one vehicle.

Hit-and-run accident injures woman near Euclid Bridge

Yakima County Sheriff deputies responded to a hit-and-run injury traffic accident reported last night (Tuesday) near the intersection of South Euclid and East Euclid roads.

Police seek missing property details

Mabton police investigated a report of a lawn mower and mini bike missing from the 200 block of Rose Street yesterday (Monday).

Case of fraud under investigation

A report of fraud reported in the 200 block of DeAngela Drive this morning (Tuesday) is under investigation by the Grandview police.

Vehicle theft, burglary reported to Sunnyside cops

Police in Sunnyside have since yesterday (Monday) investigated the theft of a vehicle from the 1300 block of South Eighth Street and a burglary reported in the 1900 block of Hudson Road.

DUI suspect in custody for possessing stolen firearm

One of four DUI suspects was yesterday (Sunday) taken into custody after Sunnyside police found him in possession of a stolen firearm.

Two thefts reported in Sunnyside

Police in Sunnyside have since yesterday investigated the theft of a cell phone in the 500 block of Yakima Valley Highway and the theft of a video game controller in the 100 block of Parkland Drive.

Burglars take gun, jewelry

Yakima County Sheriff deputies are investigating a burglary reported yesterday afternoon (Thursday) in the 300 block of Pleasant Avenue near Grandview.

Accident claims Grandview man

A single-car accident claimed the life of Warren E. Biggs, 48, of Grandview.