Category Archives: Press Releases

Emergency Text 911 Launched

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 19, 2016 EMERGENCY TEXT 911 LAUNCHED IN BONNER, SHOSHONE, AND KOOTENAI COUNTIES Call If You Can, Text if You Can’t Effective immediately, a new service in North Idaho is available for those who cannot safely call 911 in an emergency, or for those individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing, or…
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Grant Awarded to Animal Safety

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Sgt. Justin Anderson Phone: (208) 773-3517 Post Falls Police Attends Animal Care Expo with ASPCA Grant Award Post Falls, ID - The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) awarded Post Falls Police Animal Safety a $1,500.00 grant in March 2016 for the department’s animal shelter manager, Sheri…
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PFPD 2015 Crime Report Analysis

Background: Post Falls Police Department participates in the FBI’s Uniform Crime Reporting Program through the National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS). The program’s primary objective is to generate reliable information for use in law enforcement administration, operation, and management while providing uniform crime statistics gathered from participating law enforcement agencies across our country. Through NIBRS, agencies…
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Officer Koontz Saves Bridge Jumper (Video)

Post Falls Police Department Officer Koontz responded to a suicidal male on the I-90 overpass on 02/26/2016 - body worn video camera captures his heroic work in potentially saving a life.  Traffic speed in that area is 70 mph. https://youtu.be/W1dyc9kbNzw
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