Crime stats show Lincoln County a safe place to live
Stats show low crime in county
Last updated 8/18/2020 at 9:51am
REARDAN – Lincoln County is a safe place to live, according to local officials, and the Town of Reardan is an example of the county’s low crime rates.
“The crime that we deal with 99% of the time is criminal traffic,” Police Chief Andy Manke said. “The number one offense is driving with a suspended license.”
Manke added that the corridor Reardan is located in funnels a lot of these cases through town from people coming from Spokane, Ford, Springdale, Davenport and other areas in Lincoln and Stevens counties.
“They all come through here, so all we do is sit out on the road and...