SUGAR CITY — Urinating in garbage cans. Pop poured in garbage cans and thrown all over the floors and walls. Smashed garbage cans. A cabinet door ripped off the garbage cabinet. Those are only some of the acts of vandalism the Sugar City Post Office is experiencing after-hours. Postmaster Ri…
An Idaho Falls man was sentenced to a rider program Thursday for a sexual relationship he had with an underage restaurant employee.
The former office manager of Young Electric Heating & Air has been charged for stealing an estimated $176,776.25 from her employer.
A West Yellowstone, Mont., man admitted Wednesday to having “unregistered improvised bombs” after law enforcement found three small devices in his truck last year.
An Idaho Falls man who sexually assaulted a teenage girl was sentenced to a minimum of two years in prison Tuesday.
A Blackfoot man turned himself in to law enforcement after a young girl witnessed him sexually abusing her 5-year-old sister.
BOISE — A proposed constitutional amendment that would let police officers make arrests without a warrant, based on probable cause, for crimes committed outside their presence was introduced into the Idaho Legislature Wednesday.
Four months after 7-year-old Joshua “J.J.” Vallow and 17-year-old Tylee Ryan were last seen in public, their whereabouts remain unknown and under investigation.
District Court Judge Steven Boyce sentenced Chet K. Neilson, who pled guilty to felony rape in September 2019, to 15 years in prison and 10 years indeterminate in Teton County Court on Tuesday.
Eastern Idaho law enforcement are searching for a stolen car and its driver who fled from Bonneville County Sheriff’s deputies at a high rate of speed and hit a patrol vehicle Monday afternoon.
BOISE — Several law enforcement groups said Wednesday that they oppose a Democratic senator’s proposal to decriminalize drug use under certain circumstances while creating a mechanism to force some users into treatment.
POCATELLO — A teenage boy is "super lucky" to be alive after being struck by a vehicle while walking along Bannock Highway in an apparent hit-and-run collision.
An Iona man who beat and threatened to shoot a woman was sentenced to serve a rider program Wednesday.
An Idaho Falls man who attacked multiple people with a closet rod was sentenced to probation Wednesday.
Q: What does the Idaho “stand your ground” law give me the right to do, in particular in utilizing a firearm?
BLACKFOOT – Blackfoot attorney Justin Oleson has been charged with two counts of misdemeanor battery dating back to September for an incident that allegedly took place during the Eastern Idaho State Fair.
BOISE — Idaho has the sixth-highest growth rate for spending on corrections in the last 25 years, and with the state’s governor proposing a 12.1 percent budget increase for the Idaho Department of Correction, the department’s director says the state is at a “critical juncture.”
An Idaho Falls man has been arrested after he reportedly sexually abused and raped two children over several years.
An Idaho Falls man was arrested Thursday morning after he reportedly admitted to abusing his 4-month-old child.
The Idaho Department of Insurance revoked the insurance producer license of Julissa Ivette Chaffin, of Idaho Falls, and Betty Bail Bonds Inc., effective Dec. 30, for violations of the Idaho Insurance Code.
BOZEMAN, Mont. — A man pleaded guilty Wednesday to having child pornography and uploading some of the photos to a website.
BOISE — A member of the Idaho House of Representatives said Wednesday he won't resign following his conviction in Texas of conspiracy to defraud the U.S. government.
A psychologist has determined Walter Mason, 86, is not fit to proceed in court on his murder charge.
A New York man was sentenced Tuesday for his role in a multi-state theft ring that stole high priced items and sold them online.
An Idaho Falls man was sentenced Monday for stabbing a man in October 2018.
BOISE — Gov. Brad Little’s budget proposals for Idaho’s prison system for next year drew a strongly supportive reaction from the Legislature’s joint budget committee on Tuesday, even though he’s proposing a 12.1 percent increase in corrections spending — three times the increase being propos…
An Idaho Falls man who caused permanent brain damage to his son was sentenced to prison Thursday.
Lori Vallow didn’t just want her estranged husband Charles Vallow dead. She wanted to ruin him financially first.
A Bonneville County man who broke a Bonneville County Sheriff's Office deputy's ankle was sentenced to prison Monday.
BOISE — A bill was introduced Monday to create a new, centralized repository for criminal justice data and, it is hoped, make it easier to examine trends in the system and reduce recidivism.
An Idaho Falls man has been charged with a felony after he reportedly used pepper spray on his mother.
Chandler, Ariz., Police department documents and video, posted online Monday by Fox 10 Phoenix reporter Justin Lum, revealed new details about the altercation that led to Charles Vallow’s death in July.
BOISE — Acts of emotional and psychological violence will be included in Idaho’s definition of domestic violence.
The Idaho Falls Police Department is investigating an incident in which a patient entered Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center with a container of what appeared to be fentanyl.
An Idaho Falls man who fired several bullets at teenagers in Tautphaus Park will serve a minimum of four years in prison, a judge ruled Thursday.
We appreciate the community’s patience as we worked through the HazMat incident that occurred at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center last night.
The Eastern Idaho Critical Incident Task Force has turned in its investigation of October’s officer-involved shooting.
POCATELLO — Numerous Pocatello police units responded to a reported bank robbery along one of the city’s busiest streets on Thursday afternoon.
Two dead spouses, two missing children and rumors of a cult. Confusion is growing around a series of mysterious deaths and the disappearances of a 7-year-old boy and 17-year-old girl that tie back to a couple who have since vanished themselves.
POCATELLO — Police have identified and charged one of two suspects involved in a Monday multi-agency narcotics investigation that ended in an officer-involved shooting outside of a popular Pocatello restaurant.
A Firth woman who reportedly killed two people after failing to slow for stopped traffic is being charged with vehicular manslaughter.
BOISE — The Idaho Department of Correction is getting closer to arriving at a new private prison contract that will let them get all of the inmates being held out-of-state, including the more than 600 at a private prison in Texas now, under the same roof.
Editor's note: Larry and Kay Woodcock were identified by the wrong last name in the photo captions that originally accompanied this article.
Editor's note: This timeline will be updated regularly as the case continues.
An Ammon man was arrested Sunday after he reportedly choked a woman who was protecting her child.
REXBURG — Larry and Kay Woodcock, the grandparents of Joshua J.J. Vallow, announced at a news conference today that they are offering a $20,000 reward for the return of 7-year-old J.J. and his 17-year-old sister Tylee Ryan.
POCATELLO — An armed suspect was shot by law enforcement officers outside a Pocatello restaurant on Monday after he had fired multiple shots at police during a preceding chase, authorities said.
A domestic violence charge against a man accused of burning a woman with a lighter has been dismissed.
Joseph Henry Loveless would have been 45 when he was killed, likely sometime in 1916, but he packed a lot into his five decades on Earth — not much of it good.
Editor's note: This article is reprinted from the May 12, 1916, edition of the Evening Capital News in Boise and was itself a reprint of a Pocatello Chronicle article. Walter Currans was one of the many aliases of Joseph Henry Loveless.
Idaho Falls, ID – On Friday, January 3rd, at approximately 5:45 p.m. Idaho Falls Police Dispatch received a call stating that a woman had been assaulted in the 1200 block of Ashment. Three minutes later, Idaho Falls Police Dispatch received a call from a man, identified as Logan Rogers, stat…
A man has been charged in Jefferson County for sexually abusing a teenager multiple times.
SALEM — A Fremont County judge issued a warrant to search Chad Daybell’s home Friday. The search was directly related to the death of Tammy Daybell and not the missing children of Lori Vallow, Chad’s new wife.
An Idaho Falls man was arrested hours after the new year began for reportedly punching and choking a woman.