Read More....... Police Recover Firearms, Stolen Car After Shots Fired in Rainier Valley
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Police Recover Firearms, Stolen Car After Shots Fired in Rainier Valley

Police are investigating after shots were fired and a stolen car was abandoned in the Rainier Valley neighborhood late Thursday night. Officers patrolling near South Kenyon Street and Renton Avenue…

Read More....... SPD Narcotics Detectives Arrest Prolific Heroin Trafficker
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SPD Narcotics Detectives Arrest Prolific Heroin Trafficker

SPD Narcotics detectives have arrested a prolific drug dealer, suspected of trafficking heroin along the Aurora corridor. On Monday, January 13th, Narcotics detectives and the West Precinct Anti-Crime Team served…

Read More....... 2019 Year in Review
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2019 Year in Review

The 2019 Year in Review is now available for download below:

Read More....... Detectives Investigating Two Armed Robberies at Pharmacies
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Detectives Investigating Two Armed Robberies at Pharmacies

Robbery detectives are investigating two armed robberies that occurred Monday evening.  Detectives believe the same suspects robbed both businesses. Just before 6:00 pm, three black males wearing surgical masks, hoods…

Read More....... Man Arrested After Short Run In Theaters
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Man Arrested After Short Run In Theaters

It was like something out of a movie (theater). Officers chased after a masked man as he spilled bundles of cash onto the snowy pavement following a botched heist at…

Read More....... City of Seattle Highlights Continued Reduction and Sustainment in Use of Force by the Seattle Police Department and Further Advancement of Reforms Under the Consent Decree
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City of Seattle Highlights Continued Reduction and Sustainment in Use of Force by the Seattle Police Department and Further Advancement of Reforms Under the Consent Decree

Officers dispatched 850,910 times, any type of force reported in 0.15 percent of events; the most serious uses of force occurred 20 times or 0.0023 percent of all dispatches Today,…

Read More....... Four Arrested In Separate Narcotics Investigations
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Four Arrested In Separate Narcotics Investigations

Seattle Police Narcotics detectives, West Precinct Anti-Crime officers, and Homeland Security Investigations agents arrested four suspected narcotics dealers Thursday in separate investigations in SODO and Lower Queen Anne. Narcotics investigators…

Read More....... Detectives Investigating Wednesday Night Downtown Shooting
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Detectives Investigating Wednesday Night Downtown Shooting

Detectives with the Gang Unit are investigating after a 28-year-old man was shot in the ankle Downtown Wednesday night. Witnesses began calling 911 at 11:45 pm after they heard a…

Read More....... Officers Arrest Man, Seize Handgun After Finding Driver Slumped Over in Running Vehicle
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Officers Arrest Man, Seize Handgun After Finding Driver Slumped Over in Running Vehicle

Officers arrested a 23-year-old man and recovered a handgun and smallamounts of narcotics Tuesday after they found a man slumped over in running vehicle in West Seattle alleyway. Shortly after…

Read More....... Four People Arrested as Police Manage Separate Demonstrations at City Hall
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Four People Arrested as Police Manage Separate Demonstrations at City Hall

Police provided public safety services and traffic control today during two scheduled demonstrations occurring simultaneously within close proximity of each other near City Hall. The incident was led by West…

Read More....... Man Arrested After Stabbing in Pioneer Square
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Man Arrested After Stabbing in Pioneer Square

Officers arrested a 43-year-old man after he stabbed a man in Occidental Park Friday afternoon. Witnesses started calling 911 to report a fight had broken out and a person was…

Read More....... December Month in Review
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December Month in Review

Happy New Year! 2020 has arrived but lets take a few minutes to look back on December and some of our highlights. Officers, Marshals Arrest 19 in Downtown Warrant Sweep…

Read More....... Detectives Investigating Thursday Night Belltown Shooting
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Detectives Investigating Thursday Night Belltown Shooting

Detectives are investigating after a man was shot in Belltown late Thursday night. Witnesses began calling in reports of shots fired and a person down on the ground at the…

Read More....... Detectives Arrest Suspect, Seize Drugs, Guns and Cash During Narcotics Investigation
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Detectives Arrest Suspect, Seize Drugs, Guns and Cash During Narcotics Investigation

Narcotics detectives served several warrants last month resulting in the seizure of a large amount of narcotics, guns, and a manual pill press used in the manufacturing of counterfeit pills….

Read More....... Officers Arrest Suspect Following Pioneer Square Shooting
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Officers Arrest Suspect Following Pioneer Square Shooting

Officers arrested a male suspect after he shot a man in the Pioneer Square neighborhood at 1:25 am Wednesday. Officers in the area of Occidental Avenue South and South Washington…

Read More....... Detectives Investigating Tuesday Night Rainier Beach Shooting
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Detectives Investigating Tuesday Night Rainier Beach Shooting

Detectives are investigating after shots were fired in the parking lot of a grocery store in the 9200 block of Rainier Avenue South Tuesday night. Officers in the area reported…

Read More....... North Precinct Anti-Crime Team Tracks Stolen Car, Arrests Auto Thief
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North Precinct Anti-Crime Team Tracks Stolen Car, Arrests Auto Thief

North Precinct Anti-Crime Team officers were busy with an investigative assignment during the afternoon hours of December 28 when suddenly they received a LoJack alert on a nearby stolen car….

Read More....... SPD Files Disparity Report – Part II with US District Court
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SPD Files Disparity Report – Part II with US District Court

Today, the Seattle Police Department filed Part Two of its Disparity Review Report, along with a revised Early Intervention Policy, with the federal court. The Disparity Review is the next…

Read More....... Police Arrest Woman for Columbia City Burglary After She Breaks Window, Burns Food
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Police Arrest Woman for Columbia City Burglary After She Breaks Window, Burns Food

Police were called to a report of a residential burglary in the 5000 block of 43 Avenue South at 6 am Sunday. The owner of the home told officers he…

Read More....... Couple Kayaking Near Locks Rescued After Boats Overturn
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Couple Kayaking Near Locks Rescued After Boats Overturn

A 51-year-old man and a 45-year-old woman were kayaking at the Ballard Locks at 9:50 am Sunday, December 22nd when the current in the area pulled the couple to close…

Read More....... Fraudulent Temporary Tag Investigation Leads to Stolen Car, Guns, Merchandise
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Fraudulent Temporary Tag Investigation Leads to Stolen Car, Guns, Merchandise

An officer on patrol Saturday morning in the Cherry Hill neighborhood noticed a car with a fake temporary tag and ended up finding a stolen car, a felon in possession…