Detectives seeking public’s assistance locating dental office burglary suspect

Seattle Police detectives are seeking the public’s assistance in locating Shane L. Carlson, 26, in connection with the recent pattern of dental/medical office burglaries in recent months.  Carlson in the prime suspect in these burglaries, most of which have occurred in North and West Seattle, but also in Bothell, Shoreline and Bellevue since May of […]
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Holiday safety tips

It’s that time of year!  Friends, family, shopping, dining and…crime?   While anytime is a good time to think about personal safety and crime prevention, the Seattle Police Department would like to remind citizens of some easy techniques that will help keep them and their property safe during the holidays!   CAR PROWL PREVENTION • When you […]
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Man accidently shoots himself

On November 24th at approximately 2:49 p.m. a 57-year-old man was sitting at a table in a mall food court in the 400 block of Pine Street.  Preliminary investigation indicates that the male subject dropped the small handgun he was carrying at which point a single round was accidently discharged.  The bullet went through the […]
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Strong arm robbery downtown

On November 23rd, at approximately 7:37 pm, the victim called 911 to report a strong arm robbery.  The victim was at 3rd Avenue and Columbia Street when he was approached by two unknown black males and one  asked him if he could use his cell phone.  Although suspicious, the victim wanted to be helpful so he dialed […]
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Man robbed at bus stop

On 11/23/09, at approximately 12:00 a.m., the victim called 911 from his home to report that earlier in the evening he had been waiting at the bus stop in the 1300 block of 1st av. using his iPhone.  A bus stopped and group of male juveniles got off the bus and loitered near the bus stop.  […]
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Officers thwarted shooting

On 11/23/09, at approximately 1:19 a.m., officers saw 3 males at 13th and E. Jefferson St that were preparing to fight.  When they made contact with the subjects, the suspect dropped a revolver on the ground and attempted to kick it away.  Officers took the suspect into custody.  Subsequent investigation showed that the suspect had initiated […]
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Women stabbed, suspect at large

On November 22nd at approximately 7:07 p.m. the 26-year-old female victim was walking in the 9000 block of Holman Road NW when she noticed an adult male suspect who appeared to be following her.  The victim went into a nearby gas station and exited a short time later.  She saw the suspect again, but it appeared as if he […]
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Armed robbery suspects at large

On 11/22/09, at approximately 1:50 a.m., officers responded to a call of men with guns outside a motel in the 2200 block of Aurora Ave N.  These males had reportedly assaulted one person and were trying to gain entry to the caller’s room.  When officers arrived, there were no signs of the males, and the caller […]
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Shooting in Pioneer Square

On 11/22/09, at approximately 2:00 a.m., while monitoring bar closing in Pioneer Square, officers on-viewed shots fired in the parking lot next to Occidental Park.  Approximately 10-15 shots were fired.  Once the shooting stopped, officers formed a contact team and swept the parking lot for victims and suspects, but neither was found.  At no point did any officer fire […]
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3 males stabbed

On 11/21/09, at approximately 8:50 p.m., officers responded to a call of a stabbing at 3rd Avenue & Spring Street.  Upon arrival they contacted a male victim with a stab wound to the abdomen. All of his ‘friends’ fled.  The victim was uncooperative and would not give a suspect description, nor would he state where the […]
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