Governor signs Valdez anti-swatting measure

OLYMPIA – Today, the Governor signed a bill to increase punishments for false emergency reporting. Known as swatting, this practice sends heavily armed law enforcement to the homes of innocent… READ MORE

Hate crimes bill wins Senate approval

OLYMPIA – The Washington State Senate approved a bill that would strengthen Washington’s hate crimes statutes by a vote of 35-11 on Wednesday. Under current law, crimes motivated by hate… READ MORE