Two men were shot and injured in Yakima on Thursday afternoon, police said.

The two were shot in the torso at 4:37 p.m. in an alley near the 900 block of West Spruce Street, according to Yakima police Capt. Shawn Boyle. Both were taken to a local hospital. The shooting is believed to be gang-related, Boyle said.


Every day Yakima Police officers respond to hundreds of calls, and here you can see details of the last 30 days of incidents.

Police are looking for a white Nissan Altima.


How much crime happens in your town?

We used the latest crime rate data from the FBI to illustrate how much crime happens in every part of the Yakima Valley.

First, select a Yakima County law enforcement agency from the left drop down menu. Then select a type of crime from the right menu to see how your town compares.

Crimes reported

Crime rate per 100,000 people

Washington State Rate

United States Rate

Source: FBI Uniform Crime Reports

Crime rates are reported as the number of incidents known of by law enforcement per 100,000 people living in the jurisdiction.
1The FBI says it believes the Yakima County Sheriff's Office under reported the number of incidents in 2018
2Wapato's data for 2018 is not reliable.