SEATTLE — Five people were arrested Tuesday after tying themselves to poles erected over the railroad tracks at a Burlington Northern Santa Fe yard in Everett that about a dozen demonstrators blocked to protest train shipments of oil and coal and proposed export terminals in the Northwest.
BUTTE — Revelers didn’t get too raucous over Evel Knievel Days this year, police say.
MISSOULA — Missoula County deputies have arrested a 37-year-old man on suspicion of negligent endangerment after officers say he jumped off a bridge into the Clark Fork River and landed on a man, knocking him unconscious.
As the weather warms in May -- other than the occasional soul-crushing snowstorm – state and local law enforcement agencies are preparing for an accompanying spike in crime, which may stem from a number of different factors, including the heat to some extent.
WASHINGTON — I have no desire to smoke marijuana, partly because doing so might drive me back to the cigarette habit I broke two decades ago. I don’t want to be one of those “cool parents” who pretend to be as culturally advanced as their kids. In my case, that’s a ridiculous aspiration anyway.
An opposition group pushed for the ouster of Blackfeet Tribal Business Council members Tuesday during a rally outside the tribal offices that attendees said led to at least six arrests.
MISSOULA — An 18-year-old man was arrested and charged Saturday with felony sexual intercourse without consent after an early morning incident on the University of Montana campus.
ROCK SPRINGS — Three teens were arrested Friday in connection with the death of a 17-year-old boy whose body was found buried north of Rock Springs last month, authorities said.
KALISPELL — Flathead County officials say two California men who were arrested when FBI agents located a missing Montana girl face custodial interference charges.
The Montana Violent Offender Task Force arrested a record number of fugitives last year, increasing arrest numbers by 17 percent over 2010.
BUTTE — Butte-Silver Bow County officials say a yearlong investigation has led to an arrest in the February 2011 stabbing death of a 62-year-old Butte man.
BUTTE — Two men are jailed in Butte after a gun was discharged in a residence near Montana Tech, prompting a warning to students.
HELENA — The U.S. Attorney’s Office says four more people face charges in their ongoing crackdown against the medical marijuana industry in Montana.
The Yellowstone County Sheriff's Office has arrested a man accused of robbing a West End convenience store Friday night using a cup of hot chocolate.
CASPER - A new report by the Wyoming Association of Sheriffs and Chiefs of Police finds that alcohol was involved in more than 70 percent of arrests in Wyoming in the past year.