Transient Sets Fire To Blue Water Inn

Transient Sets Fire To Blue Water Inn

Kingston, WA…Patrol deputies along with North Kitsap Fire responded to Kingston for a commercial structure fire this morning at the Blue Water Inn (formerly Smiley’s). Detectives responded to the scene to investigate. Detectives are working with the Kitsap County Fire Marshal’s Office on this investigation. There were no injuries. A 60 year old suspect, who […]

Detectives Continue Investigating Quadruple Homicide

Detectives Continue Investigating Quadruple Homicide

Kitsap County, WA…Detectives have continued to work on this homicide investigation through the weekend and now into this week. Detectives are processing a tremendous amount of evidence, working with the Washington State Crime Lab and FBI as they continue to interview family, friends and witnesses of the victims. We appreciate the numerous tips and leads […]

Sheriffs Seeking Any Leads In Quadruple Homicide Case

Sheriffs Seeking Any Leads In Quadruple Homicide Case

Port Orchard, WA…The burned-out vehicle in which John D. Careaga was located in was recovered on a tree farm on NE Dewatto-Holly Road, south of Forest Springs Road in Mason County. Here are actual photos of the vehicle. Detectives are continuing with interviews, collecting evidence and following up on all leads. Anyone that may have […]

Fourth Victim Of Quadruple Homicide Identified

Fourth Victim Of Quadruple Homicide Identified

Port Orchard, WA…Based on the investigation and evidence so far, Detectives do not believe these four murders were a random act. The Kitsap County Coroner’s Office has confirmed the human remains found in the burned-out vehicle found in Mason County is that of 43 year old John D. Careaga. Detectives are continuing to follow up […]

Three Victims In Homicide Investigation Positively Identified

Three Victims In Homicide Investigation Positively Identified

Kitsap County, WA…The Kitsap County Coroner’s Office has worked tirelessly to positively identify the three victims found inside the burnt home in Seabeck this weekend. Those positively identified are: 37 year old Christale Lynn Careaga 16 year old Johnathon F. Higgins 16 year old Hunter E. Schaap The human remains found in the burnt vehicle […]

Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman Loera Has Been Extradited To The United States

Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman Loera Has Been Extradited To The United States

New York, NY…Joaquin Archivaldo Guzman Loera, known by various aliases including “El Chapo,” has arrived in the United States to face criminal charges in connection with his leadership of the Mexican organized crime syndicate known as the Sinaloa Cartel. Guzman Loera is charged in six separate indictments throughout the United States; however, the indictment filed […]

Commercial Burglary Suspect Arrested

Commercial Burglary Suspect Arrested

Port Orchard, WA…Over 20 commercial burglaries have been commited over the last few months in Kitsap, Mason and Pierce Counties. Detectives obtained a $1,000,000.00 dollar Kitsap County Superior Court arrest warrant for 38-year-old Port Orchard resident, with 12 prior felonies. He was arrested without incident in Port Orchard Thursday night. The following agencies assisted with […]

Holiday Hot Pads At The Sheriff’s Office

Holiday Hot Pads At The Sheriff’s Office

Port Orchard, WA…The Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office recently was the surprised recipient of several boxes of crocheted (kitchen) Hot pads that were made available for distribution to agency personnel, thanks to the generosity and hard work of a very gracious North Kitsap crocheter. Ms. Jan Osburn of Poulsbo inquired earlier of a member of the […]

Stolen Property Recovered After Arrest In Bremerton

Stolen Property Recovered After Arrest In Bremerton

Bremerton, WA…Using investigative techniques, KCSO Detectives, Patrol Deputies & Bremerton Officers were able to locate and arrest 20-year-old suspect Morgan C. Lovell Thursday night in the City of Bremerton on his outstanding Kitsap County Superior Court arrest warrannt. The Superior Court warrants for his arrest were issued for Residential Burglary and Trafficking in Stolen Property, […]