An online fundraiser has been established to assist with funeral and burial costs for two Montana women who died Sunday in a single-vehicle crash on Interstate 15 north of Malad.
Janice Breitenfeldt, 61, and her daughter, Skye Breitenfeldt, both of Whitehall, Montana, succumbed to their injuries at the scene of the crash, according to the Idaho State Police.
On Tuesday, May 14, 2019, at approximately 2:47 p.m., Idaho State Police investigated a multiple-vehicle crash on Interstate 84 at milepost 191 near Hazelton in Jerome County.
During heavy winds and rain, a sudden dust storm covered the westbound lanes of Interstate 84.
On Monday, April 29 at 3:52 p.m., Idaho State Police responded to a crash on State Highway 46 at milepost 106, between Wendell and Gooding.
Melvin Brooks, 87, of Gooding, was driving northbound on State Highway 46 in a 2003 Mercury Marquis.
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A truckload of what Idaho police believed to be marijuana turned out to be industrial hemp, a newspaper reported...
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho State Police may get the funding to purchase equipment that would allow investigators to distinguish hemp from marijuana after a high-profile case in the state grabbed headlines and prompted a federal lawsuit...
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A company has filed a lawsuit against Idaho State Police and Ada County after authorities seized nearly 7,000 pounds of cannabis from a truck headed to Colorado, the Idaho Statesman reported...
A 38-year-old man was arrested in Coeur d’Alene on Tuesday morning, shortly after a road rage incident in which he allegedly pointed a gun at another motorist on Interstate 90, according to the Idaho State Police.
Idaho State Police hire people who are age 21 or older and have at least a high school education. They also train them, provide them with competitive benefits and pay them a starting wage of $20.66 an hour.
POCATELLO — A Bannock County judge asked Idaho State Police to investigate a possible threat against him posted to social media after he delivered a sentence to a man caught up in a Chubbuck police sex sting operation.
On August 27, 2018, at approximately 6:41 a.m., Idaho State Police investigated a single-vehicle crash on State Highway 87 at milepost 8, near the Montana border in Fremont County, Idaho.
The Idaho State Police is investigating a crash southbound Interstate 15 at milepost 55, just south of Inkom.
Motorists should use caution when driving through the area.
POWER COUNTY - Power County Dispatch was advised of a ten wheeler accident on Highway 39 near mile post two (lower portion of American Falls dam).
The Power County Sheriff’s Office, Idaho State Police and other emergency personnel responded to the crash location.
On Tuesday, August, 7, 2018, at approximately 11:33 p.m., the Idaho State Police investigated a two-vehicle, fatality crash, westbound U.S. Highway 20 at milepost 344, near St. Anthony.
On Monday, August 6, 2018, at approximately 2 a.m., the Idaho State Police investigated a single-vehicle, fatality crash on I-15 at milepost 18, north of Malad.
Joel Urey, 22, of Woodinville, Washington, was driving a 2002 Toyota 4-Runner northbound on I-15 in the left lane.
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho police are starting to enforce a new law targeting slow drivers using the passing lanes of highways.
Two drivers have been cited as of July 27 for driving too slowly in the passing lane since the law took effect July 1, the Idaho Press reported Monday.
Idaho State Police have named the man suspected of intentionally causing crashes throughout Idaho and Washington, who was involved in a collision on I-90 near milepost 11.
According to Idaho State Police news release, Ian M.
On July 7, 2018, at approximately 12:16 p.m., Idaho State Police investigated a crash on US Highway 26 near milepost 304, near Blackfoot.
Corey Beeson, 38, of Williston, ND, was traveling westbound on a 2005 Yamaha motorcycle.
On Friday, April 6, 2018, at approximately 11:25 P.M., the Idaho State Police investigated a vehicle versus pedestrian injury crash on US Highway 20 at milepost 309, near Idaho Falls.
Mariela Resendiz, 23, of Idaho Falls, was driving eastbound on US Highway 20 in a 2016 Chevrolet Cruz.
Separate single-vehicle wrecks claimed the lives of two people over the past few days.
The first crash occurred at approximately 9:00 p.m. Tuesday near the Ora Bridge west of Ashton.
According to the Idaho State Police, 40-year-old Nicole M.
The Idaho State Police released the following news release regarding a one-vehicle fatality crash west of Ashton:
On Tuesday, April 3, 2018, at approximately 9:05 p.m., Idaho State Police investigated a single-vehicle fatality crash close to the Ora Bridge west of Ashton.
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A prosecutor on Tuesday cleared three Idaho State Police detectives of wrongdoing for using deadly force nearly a year ago when they shot a female passenger of a vehicle that had just struck an officer.
On Sunday, October 8, 2017 at approximately 9:44 p.m., the Idaho State Police investigated a two-vehicle, injury crash southbound US-93 at the SH-25 intersection near Jerome.
Raymond B. Littlefield, 73, of Boise, was driving westbound on SH-25 in a 2006 Suzuki GVT.
Interstate 15 between Idaho Falls and Roberts has been shut down because of a dust storm.
Idaho State Police closed the interstate to all traffic around 2:20 p.m. Saturday because of the dust storm that was created by the dangerously high winds barreling through East Idaho.
On September 18, 2017, at 8:46 a.m., Idaho State Police investigated a fatal crash at 1011 E and 3800 N, just outside of Buhl.
Claudia Padilla Valdez, 24, of Buhl, ID was driving eastbound on 3800 N in a 2013 Hyundai Sonata.
The man wanted in connection to a triple homicide in southwest Idaho might have been sighted in Salt Lake City on Wednesday.
Idaho State Police were notified on Saturday about the possible sighting of Mike Bullinger and passed the information along to its troopers.
POCATELLO — A male juvenile was injured in a single-vehicle rollover on Interstate 15 in Pocatello on Saturday morning.
The crash occurred at approximately 9:15 a.m. near mile marker 69 between the East Center Street and South 5th Avenue exits.
The period of time between Memorial Day and Labor Day is often referred to as the “100 Deadliest Days” due to the number of people who die in vehicle crashes during the summer months.
The “Deadliest Days” began on Monday, but authorities in South and East Idaho have already responded to three wrecks that have claimed the lives of four people.
On Friday, April 21, 2017, at 10:46 pm, Idaho State Police investigated a fatality crash at the intersection of Eastland Drive and Kimberly Road in Twin Falls.
Donald R. Moody, 53, of Helena, MT, was traveling westbound on Kimberly Road in a 2017 Ford Uhaul truck.
On April 16, 2017, at approximately 11:39 a.m., the Idaho State Police investigated a commercial vehicle rollover crash westbound Interstate 84 at milepost 184, between Twin Falls and Hazelton.
The commercial vehicle was driving westbound on Interstate 84, when the driver had a medical emergency.
On Friday, March 31, 2017, at approximately 12:24 P.M., Idaho State Police investigated a two vehicle, injury crash, on northbound Interstate 15 near milepost 86, in Bingham County.
Sylvia Ofori, age 27, of Pocatello, ID, was driving northbound on I15 in a 2003 Hyundai Sonata.
The Idaho State Police is currently investigating a four-vehicle fatality crash at 3375 East and 3700 North in Kimberly. Officers and emergency crews are on scene.
More information will be released when it becomes available.
POCATELLO — The Idaho State Police are investigating former Bannock County Public Works Director Dan Copeland who abruptly retired last month after 11 years with the county.
In August, the Journal received an anonymous tip that asserted Copeland had been using county equipment and county employees working on the county’s dollar to perform maintenance to his personal residence.
BOISE – An Idaho House panel voted 10-7 Tuesday to phase out$17 million in highway funds that currently go to the Idaho State Police and instead shift the money to roads.
ISP Deputy Director Kedrick Wills spoke against the bill, saying the money makes up 42 percent of his patrol budget.
On Monday, February 13,2017, at approximately 11:19 a.m. the Idaho State Police investigated a two commercial vehicle crash on Interstate 15 at milepost 92, near Blackfoot.
Dario Alvarez, 21, of Burley, was traveling southbound in a 2006 Freightliner with two trailers.
Idaho State Police press releaseOn Sunday, February 12, 2017, at approximately 12:17 p.m., the Idaho State Police investigated a single-vehicle injury crash on I-15 near milepost 86, south of Blackfoot.
A Twin Falls man escaped serious injury after his vehicle struck a semi Friday morning near Twin Falls.
At 9:18 a.m., Idaho State Police investigated a multiple-vehicle injury crash on Highway 50 just north of the Hansen Bridge.
Two Bonner County sheriff’s deputies were shot while trying to arrest a man Monday morning at a home in Blanchard, Idaho.
Both deputies were shot three times, but their injuries were not life-threatening, Coeur d’Alene police Detective Jared Reneau said.
Idaho State Police have responded to multiple wrecks on Interstate 15 in Southeast Idaho and are urging motorists to use extreme caution because of the very icy conditions.
A Billings couple admitted federal drug charges in Idaho this week after a traffic stop in June by an Idaho State Police officer turned up almost two pounds of methamphetamine in their vehicle.
The defendants, David Vance Taylor, 62, and Bambi Sue Tomlin, 54, admitted they had picked up the meth in Las Vegas and were transporting it through Idaho along Interstate 15 to be delivered to a person in Billings, said Barbara Layman, a public information officer with the U.S.