The aggravated murder trial began Wednesday in Everett for a prison inmate accused of killing a corrections officer at the Washington state Reformatory. If convicted, Byron Scherf could face the death penalty.
A KOMO News investigation has uncovered disturbing information about new Department of Corrections rules that are putting thousands of sex offenders on the street with little or no oversight. "It's an accident waiting to happen," said one victim.
Snohomish County Superior Court Judge Thomas Wynne won't step down from the aggravated murder trial of the man accused of killing Monroe corrections officer Jayme Biendl. The Daily Herald reports Wynne disputed allegations that he is biased...
Lawyers for the Monroe prison inmate charged with murder in the slaying of Corrections Officer Jayme Biendl are asking for another judge to hear the trial that could result in a death penalty for Byron Scherf.