Ashley Hiruko

Police arrest Lime car traveling package thief

Police arrest Lime car traveling package thief

Man was ‘quite impressed with his notoriety.’

Police arrest Lime car traveling package thief
Observe as you walk: Bellevue kicks off Paws on Patrol program

Observe as you walk: Bellevue kicks off Paws on Patrol program

More than 100 signed up to be on the lookout for crime.

Observe as you walk: Bellevue kicks off Paws on Patrol program
Police can’t find man suspected of stealing from elderly

Police can’t find man suspected of stealing from elderly

Suspect was last seen driving dark green Ford Excursion.

Police can’t find man suspected of stealing from elderly
Bellevue PD: 153 firework reports made on temporary heat map tool

Bellevue PD: 153 firework reports made on temporary heat map tool

Improvements to be made, tool expected to return next year

Bellevue PD: 153 firework reports made on temporary heat map tool
Locker room thefts on the rise, Eastside police take action

Locker room thefts on the rise, Eastside police take action

In Bellevue, 87 locker room thefts reported so far this year.

Locker room thefts on the rise, Eastside police take action
Bellevue’s temporary heat map targets illegal July 4 fireworks

Bellevue’s temporary heat map targets illegal July 4 fireworks

Nine firework citations were written in Bellevue last year.

Bellevue’s temporary heat map targets illegal July 4 fireworks
Ashley Hiruko/Staff photo                                Sharon and Dallas Graham in their Bellevue home, where they ran their cake and catering business out from. Sharon holds a cookbook she created.

5,000 wedding cakes, love and a secret frosting recipe

Cake creator hopes to get the recipe in the hands of brides around the region.

Ashley Hiruko/Staff photo                                Sharon and Dallas Graham in their Bellevue home, where they ran their cake and catering business out from. Sharon holds a cookbook she created.
Sunday shootings: One at park, another hits an occupied home

Sunday shootings: One at park, another hits an occupied home

Two were injured at Crossroads park incident.

Sunday shootings: One at park, another hits an occupied home
Car crash impact pushes truck into pedestrian

Car crash impact pushes truck into pedestrian

Bellevue man arrested for vehicular assault.

Car crash impact pushes truck into pedestrian
Newport High DUI drill shows real life repercussions

Newport High DUI drill shows real life repercussions

Multi-agency response, student actors made the case for safe driving.

Newport High DUI drill shows real life repercussions
Ashley Hiruko/illustration

Susan’s quest for ‘justice’ and the civil legal system dilemma

Susan Chen’s story begins as a criminal matter. In 2013 she paid a visit to a King County care facility with her son and saw… Continue reading

Ashley Hiruko/illustration
Bellevue College student arrested in Duvall for allegedly sending threatening email

Bellevue College student arrested in Duvall for allegedly sending threatening email

The school evacuated the afternoon of May 16 and remained closed the rest of the day.

Bellevue College student arrested in Duvall for allegedly sending threatening email
Bellevue resident assaulted by multiple suspects in Crossroads area

Bellevue resident assaulted by multiple suspects in Crossroads area

Too early to say if violence was gang related, police say.

Bellevue resident assaulted by multiple suspects in Crossroads area
Ride-share driver suspected of sexually assaulting Bellevue passenger

Ride-share driver suspected of sexually assaulting Bellevue passenger

Man is also suspect for SeaTac incident.

Ride-share driver suspected of sexually assaulting Bellevue passenger
Police chief: Increased Crossroads violent acts may be gang related

Police chief: Increased Crossroads violent acts may be gang related

Officers pledge higher presence in neighborhood.

Police chief: Increased Crossroads violent acts may be gang related
Police investigating Goldsmith park death

Police investigating Goldsmith park death

Gunshots heard early Wednesday morning.

Police investigating Goldsmith park death
KBCS: 46 years of promoting unrepresented voices

KBCS: 46 years of promoting unrepresented voices

Two-way platform has allowed station team to bond with listeners.

KBCS: 46 years of promoting unrepresented voices
Superior Court judge Veronica Alicea-Galván presides over the courtroom on March 19. Ashley Hiruko/staff photo

Dissecting the future of impactful pretrial decision making

Data on inmates not being cohesively collected is needed for decision making, advocates say.

Superior Court judge Veronica Alicea-Galván presides over the courtroom on March 19. Ashley Hiruko/staff photo
Fumiko Yarita/staff photo A Metro bus coming out of the Bellevue Transit Center.

Man arrested for ‘racially-fueled’ malicious harassment on Bellevue bus

He allegedly threatened to kill bus rider, called him ‘stupid Hispanic.’

Fumiko Yarita/staff photo A Metro bus coming out of the Bellevue Transit Center.
Clues for fixing King County’s child care woes may be found in British Columbia

Clues for fixing King County’s child care woes may be found in British Columbia

B.C. struggles with many of the same problems as Washington state.

Clues for fixing King County’s child care woes may be found in British Columbia