Police & Fire

Gig Harbor Now reporters stay alert to crimes and emergencies and relay information that allows readers to understand and react to incidents.

Gig Harbor blotter: Same car flees police three times

Sep 29, 2022 | By:

Editor’s note: The Blotter is written based on information provided by Gig Harbor Police and Gig Harbor Fire & Medic One. A stolen white Kia Rio fled from law enforcement on at least

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Gig Harbor blotter: Suspect caught when stolen Prius loses its charge

Sep 23, 2022 | By:

Editor’s note: The Blotter is written based on information provided by Gig Harbor Police, Pierce County Sheriff’s Office and Gig Harbor Fire & Medic One. Gig Harbor police apprehended a

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Gig Harbor Police Blotter: Suspected raffle ticket scammers struggle to answer questions

Sep 09, 2022 | By:

Editor’s note: The Police Blotter is written based on information in Gig Harbor Police reports. Beware of people selling raffle tickets for an alleged youth basketball team called the “Knights.” Gig Harbor officers spoke

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Gig Harbor Police Blotter: Shoplifting suspect strollers out the door

Sep 01, 2022 | By:

Editor’s note: The Police Blotter is written based on information in Gig Harbor Police reports. An officer patrolling a large retail store on Borgen Boulevard noticed a woman pushing a stroller toward the door

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Gig Harbor Police blotter: There is no ‘legal amount’ of alcohol

Aug 25, 2022 | By:

Editor’s note: The Police Blotter is written based on information in Gig Harbor Police reports. An officer who pulled over a suspected drunk driver on Highway 16 asked the driver if he had been

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Olalla homicide suspect was attempting to burglarize home, documents indicate

Aug 23, 2022 | By:

Documents filed in Kitsap County Superior Court on Tuesday indicate that the man suspected of killing two people at their Olalla home last week was attempting to burglarize their home.

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Suspect arrested in Olalla killings

Aug 22, 2022 | By:

Tacoma Police Department officers arrested a suspect in the killing of two people in Olalla following a long chase and a struggle. The arrest of 40-year-old Shaun D. Rose occurred

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Kitsap County investigating suspected homicides at home in Olalla

Aug 19, 2022 | By:

Deputies found two people dead from “homicidal violence” at a home on Shady Glen Avenue in Olalla, according to the Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office. The sheriff’s office identified the victims

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Gig Harbor Police Blotter: Gun pulled in parking lot confrontation

Aug 18, 2022 | By:

Editor’s note: The Police Blotter is written based on information in Gig Harbor Police reports. A man told police that another man pulled a handgun on him in a department store parking lot on

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Gig Harbor Police Blotter: Suspect caught when his car won’t start

Aug 12, 2022 | By:

Editor’s note: The Police Blotter is written based on information in Gig Harbor Police reports. A broken-down car foiled a shoplifter attempting to get away with more than $2,000 worth of merchandise from stores

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