SPOKANE, Wash. -- Police Chief Frank Straub placed an officer on administrative leave pending the outcome of an internal affairs and criminal investigation. The Spokane Police Department released the information Friday afternoon.
Court documents show that Officer Jeff Graves is accused of stalking and harassing a woman.
SPD leaders said Graves was put on administrative leave Thursday, May 9th immediately after they were made aware of allegations of misconduct by Graves. Straub also initiated an internal affairs investigation.
Additionally, the Spokane County Sheriff's Department and the Spokane Police Department are also conducting a criminal investigation regarding the allegations.