Contact Information

Elected Official:
Richard Skiles, Sheriff
Phone:
(208) 882-2216
Fax:
(208) 883-2281
E-mail:
sheriff or detectives
Location:
Latah County Courthouse - Courthouse Annex

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Press Releases & Public Service Announcements
Archives

Press Releases

2014

Date Description
December 19, 2014 Arrest made in connection to Genesee burglaries
December 15, 2014 Mail Theft
November 24, 2014 Impaired Driving Emphasis Patrols
October 22, 2014 Halloween Trick-or-Treat Safety Tips Amended
October 20, 2014 Burglary Arrest
October 20, 2014 Halloween Trick-or-Treat Safety Tips
September 22, 2014 Drug Take Back 09-27-2014
August 21, 2014 Impaired Driving Emphasis Patrols
August 13, 2014 Phone Scam
July 28, 2014 Aggressive driving and Seatbelt mobilization
June 30, 2014 Impaired Driving Emphasis Patrols
June 6, 2014 Accidental Death
May 19, 2014 Seatbelt Mobilization
May 5, 2014 Media Release Weideman
April 18, 2014 Media Release Drug Take back 04-26-2014
April 18, 2014 Genesee Call - Reported Shooting Victim
April 10, 2014 Aggressive driving and Seatbelt mobilization
March 14, 2014 Impaired Driving Emphasis Patrols
January 2, 2014 Media Release ISA Membership Campaign

2013

Date Description
December 27, 2013 Impaired Driving Emphasis Patrols
October 23, 2013 Drug Take Back 10-26-2013
October 18, 2013 Vehicle Accident 10-18-2013
October 3, 2013 Media Release OffenderWatch
August 19, 2013 Updated - Media Release Missing Person
July 3, 2013 Idaho State Police to investigate Facebook posts
June 11, 2013 Seat belt emphasis patrol / Results
May 24, 2013 911 and Business phone lines restored
May 23, 2013 911 and Business phone lines down
May 20, 2013 Seatbelt Mobilization
May 10, 2013 Media Release Dispatch Remodel
May 1, 2013 Media Release Anderson 05-01-13
April 19, 2013 Media Release Drug Take Back 04-27-13
April 11, 2013 **UPDATE** Media Release Missing Person Located
April 10, 2013 Media Release Missing Person
April 4, 2013 Media Release Aggressive Driving 2013
March 15, 2013 Media Release Kendrick Burglary
March 11, 2013 Media Release Impaired Driving Emphasis Patrols
February 7, 2013 Media Release Missing Juvenile: Found
February 7, 2013 Media Release Missing Juvenile, Recent Picture
January 31, 2013 Media Release Seatbelt Emphasis
January 26, 2013 Media Release Possible Explosive Device

2012

Date Description
Decemeber 21, 2012 Media Release Vehicle Pursuit / Arrest
Decemeber 17, 2012 Media Release Impaired Driving / December 17, 2012
September 12, 2012 Drug Take Back / September 29, 2012
September 8, 2012 Fatal Aircraft Crash.
September 6, 2012 Sheriff´s Office To Feature Exhibit At Upcoming Latah County Fair
August 13, 2012 Media Release Missing Swimmer
July 9, 2012 Media Release Fraud Alert
May 18, 2012 Media Release Awards Presented
May 3, 2012 Media Release Potlatch Deary CP
April 3, 2012 Media Release Mineral Mountain - 2nd Update
April 2, 2012 Media Release Mineral Mountain - Update
April 2, 2012 Media Release Mineral Mountain
April 2, 2012 Media Release Drug Take Back
March 28, 2012 Media Release VINE / House Bill 595 Signed into Law
March 21, 2012 Media Release Crime Pevention
January 19, 2012 Media Release Courthouse Closure
January 18, 2012 Media Release Courthouse Closure

2011

Date Description
December 8, 2011 Media Release Burglary
December 1, 2011 Media Release Investigation
Nov 18, 2011 Medial Release Weather Related Death
Nov 2, 2011 UPDATE: Media Release Wanted Subject
Nov 1, 2011 Media Release Wanted Subject
Sept 6, 2011 Media Release Marijuana grow Latah County
Aug 19, 2011 Burglary Reward, August 19, 2011
Aug 12, 2011 Becker Fire, Princeton, August 12, 2011
May 20, 2011 Aggravated Assault, Deary, May 20, 2011
May 11, 2011 Alcohol Compliance Checks May 11, 2011

2010

Date Description
December 3, 2010 Vehicle Auction December 10, 2010
October 8, 2010 "Spice" - Rule to be signed by Gov. Otter October 15 2010
October 8, 2010 Latah County press release about the substance "Spice"
August 18, 2010 Aircraft Crash
July 13, 2010 Aggressive Driving Mobilization
July 4, 2010 Drowning at Moose Creek Reservoir
June 25, 2010 Death - Infant
March 29, 2010 Reported Accidental Gunshot Wound
March 22, 2010 UPDATE, Shots fired, Highway 95, Latah County, Idaho.
March 21, 2010 Shots fired, Highway 95, Latah County, Idaho.
January 25, 2010 UPDATE, Shots fired, Highway 8, Helmer, Latah County, Idaho.
January 22, 2010 Shots fired, Highway 8, Helmer, Latah County, Idaho.
January 20, 2010 Accidental Firearms Discharge, Fatality, Flat Creek, Deary.

2009

Date Description
September 14, 2009 Fatal Four Wheeler Accident
September 08, 2009 Patrol Vehicle Collision
June 26, 2009 Latah County Sheriff´s Office will be conducting directed patrols on the counties roadways.
September 9, 2008 Wanted Subject -- Darrin Dahl

2008

Date Description
July 14, 2008 Harvard Structure Fire Update -- Car found, search for Strunk continues (more recent photo in this release)
July 10, 2008 Harvard Structure Fire Update -- Sheriff's office looking for Dallas Strunk (Photo of Dallas Strunk)

2007

Date Description
June 19, 2007 Homicide on Sprenger Road -- Victim Identified
June 19, 2007 Homicide on Sprenger Road
June 19, 2007 Homicide
May 23, 2007 Statement from SGT. Brannon Jordan and Family
May 23, 2007 Brannon Jordan Fund
May 14, 2007 Death Investigation Follow-up
May 11, 2007 Death
April 23, 2007 Injury Collision Correction
April 23, 2007 Injury Collision
April 22, 2007 Missing Child
April 13, 2007 Unattended Death
April 5, 2007 Suicidal Subject
March 13, 2007 Fugitive From Justice
March 10, 2007 Marijuana Grow

2006

Date Description
November 30, 2006 Missing Hunters
November 16, 2006 Molestation and Aggravated Battery Suspect at Large
November 16, 2006 Stabbing and Aggrivaged Assault inTroy
November 13, 2006 Homicide Fugitive Arrested
November 9, 2006 Click It, Don't Risk It! Campaign
October 25, 2006 Hunter Found
October 25, 2006 Hunter Missing
October 18, 2006 Custodial Interference Arrest
October 17, 2006 Felony Burglary and Vehicle Theft Charges
October 6, 2006 Vehicle Thefts in Troy
September 15, 2006 Rock Creek Fire
September 08, 2006 Logging Accident
September 06, 2006 Fire at Chaney Road
August 15, 2006 Fire in Syringa Trailer Park
August 14, 2006 Battery in the Jail
August 09, 2006 Fuel Costs Force Reduction of Services
August 01, 2006 Two-car Collision on Highway 95 South of Moscow Update
August 01, 2006 Two-car Collision on Highway 95 South of Moscow
August 01, 2006 Hall's Corner Fire - Genesee Update
July 31, 2006 Missing Child at Strychnine Creek Area Update
July 31, 2006 Missing Child at Strychnine Creek Area
July 31, 2006 Hall's Corner Fire - Genesee
July 26, 2006 Reserve Acadamy
July 20, 2006 Non-Compliant Sex Offender: Stockton
July 11, 2006 Donald R Rossignol Jr. Update
July 7, 2006 Suicide Attempt in the Jail
July 6, 2006 Release of Sex Offender
June 19, 2006 Drug Arrest near Moscow
June 17, 2006 Livestock Seizure in Harvard
June 9, 2006 Enticement Suspect Possibly in Area
June 1, 2006 LCSO/MPD Joint Release - Needs Assessment
June 1, 2006 Sexual Battery Arrest
June 1, 2006 Arrest in Potlatch
May 30, 2006 Aggravated Battery with a Motor Vehicle
May 27, 2006 Liquid Meth found During Arrest
May 21, 2006 Deary Aggrivated Battery\Domestic Violence
May 03, 2006 Live Fire Training in Juliaetta
May 02, 2006 Felony Eluding and Crash in Moscow
April 26, 2006 Standoff Update
April 26, 2006 April 25th Call-Out
April 25, 2006 Courthouse Evacuation
April 19, 2006 Man arrested in Rape Investigation
April 7, 2006 Person of Interest: Viola Meth Lab
April 5, 2006 Viola Meth Lab
April 3, 2006 Troy Market Robbery
March 24, 2006 Update: Donald R Rossignol Jr.
March 22, 2006 Donald R Rossignol Jr.
March 21, 2006 Wanted: Donald R Rossignol Jr.

2005

Date Description
December 6, 2005 Tip Line
December 5, 2005 Licensing Snowmobiles
November 21, 2005 Tactical Team Callout
October 4, 2005 Phone Lines
September 2, 2005 Kilo's First Day at School
August 19, 2005 Changes in Service
July 18, 2005 Retraction
July 12, 2005 Over a Pound of Marijuana Confiscated
July 6 & 7, 2005 Methamphetamine Arrests
June 20, 2005 Dallas Strunk (Arson)
June 6, 2005 Malicious Injury
April 8, 2005 Vehicle Fire on Highway 95
April 8, 2005 Explosives Safely Destroyed
March 17, 2005 Russell Runs Away Again
March 14, 2005 Runaway Elias Russell Detained
March 7, 2005 Shooting near Kendrick, Idaho
February 14, 2005 Runaway Elias Russell Update
February 10, 2005 Sa'id Yusuf (AKA Luke Rapp)
February 9, 2005 Runaway Elias Russell
February 3, 2005 Honoring Det. Margaret Lehmbecker
February 1, 2005 Seatbelt Joint Emphasis Patrol
January 27, 2005 Retirement Presentation for Norm Van Ness
January 26, 2005 Solicitation of Feedback
January 19, 2005 Vehicle Registrations/Pickups
January 10, 2005 Sheriff Swearing-in Ceremony

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