The National Council for Home Safety and Security, a national association of alarm installers, contractors and others involved in security released their 2018 list of safest cities in Washington. West Richland was third.
Casey S. Henderson was sentenced in Seattle to more than 18 years in prison for a violent 2016 attack on his girlfriend that left her dead two days later. The Richland native said he became paranoid after taking LSD.
The Washington State Supreme Court has disbarred Kennewick attorney Christopher Neal charged with stealing $330,000 from clients instead of paying back taxes and returning refunds. He was found competent to stand trial.