Seattle Police Foundation to honor those who serve to protect

Tonight at the downtown Sheraton, the Seattle Police Foundation will be honoring the Seattle Police Department and their officers, and more specifically, the officers who go above and beyond in performing their duties (recipient list below).  This evening will also be marked by the 135th Anniversary of the Seattle Police Department and the 10th Anniversary […]
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Kids with rifles reported near elementary school

On October 28th at approximately 1:30 p.m. officers responded to the 200 block of Garfield Street for 911 reports of two kids armed with rifles near an elementary school.  Patrol and SWAT team officers responded to the scene and subsequently surrounded the school, while others conducted an area check for the subjects.  Officers entered the school and […]
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Lt. King receives Domestic Violence award

On October 27th, 2011, Lieutenant Debie King, head of the Department’s Domestic Violence Unit, was honored at the King County Coalition Against Domestic Violence’s 12th Annual awards reception.  From the awards program: Norm Maleng Public Policy and Systems Change Award Recipient                                           Lieutenant Debie King Lt. Debie King of the Seattle Police Department (SPD) is […]
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Halloween Safety Tips

The Seattle Police Department wishes Seattle residents a Happy Halloween and offers the following Halloween safety measures to parents whose ghouls and goblins will be making the rounds on Monday, October 31st. • Don’t allow children to go “Trick or Treating” alone.  An adult should accompany young children and make sure that all children carry […]
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Don’t let Halloween turn into a nightmare

From Public Health-Seattle & King County: Extra DUI enforcement out this weekend in King and Pierce counties Extra law enforcement will be out in King and Pierce counties this Halloween weekend looking for impaired drivers. Halloween weekend has historically been a dangerous time on local roads due to the high number people driving under the […]
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Home invasion robbery in South Seattle

On October 28th, at approximately 6:45 am, South Precinct officers responded to a call of a home invasion robbery in the 4600 Block of South Henderson Street.  According to the victim, two suspects armed with handguns kicked in the front door of the residence and struck the resident in the head with an unknown object.  The […]
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ADRT morning enforcement on West Seattle Bridge

This morning, October 28th, officers from the Aggressive Driver Response Team (ADRT) conducted enforcement on the West Seattle Bridge during the morning commute.  Between 6:00 am and 8:00 am, officers issued the following citations: 1 at 103 mph  (motorcycle traveling westbound, the driver said he was late for work – the bridge is a 45 […]
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Single vehicle collision

On 10/27/11, at approximately 1000 p.m., an adult female was involved in a single vehicle collision at 80th and 16th Av NW. The details of the collision are unknown at the time of this posting. However, the vehicle ended up on it’s side and the single female occupant had to be extracated from the vehicle […]
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