Neighbors, Police March Together For Safe Streets In Rainier Beach

A huge crowd of about 200 south Seattle residents snaked up and down Rainier Avenue Monday night chanting “What do we want? Safe streets! When do we want ‘em? Now!” Following a series of violent incidents in and around the Rainier Beach neighborhood, Seattle Police Department’s South Precinct  Lt. John Hayes began working with neighbors […]
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Suspect broke into North Seattle home via unlocked front door

On 03-06-12, on or between 12:00 a.m., and 6:00 a.m., suspects unknow burglarized a home in the 4000 block of Sunnyside Ave N.  Entry appeared to be through an unlocked front door.  The only item taken (at the time of the report) was a purse that was located at the front door.  North Burglary/Theft Detectives responded and processed […]
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Operation Oliver’s Twist

In an effort to combat rising property crime in Seattle, members of the Seattle Police Department’s Major Crimes Task Force (MCTF) and Pawn Shop/Property Recovery Unit rounded up burglars, car prowlers, and other criminal suspects caught selling stolen goods to undercover detectives at an SPD-run fencing operation during a year-long investigation, Operation Oliver’s Twist.  In […]
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Burglar arrested in South Delridge neighborhood

On March 5th at approximately 11:30 pm, Southwest Precinct officers responded to a 911 call of an unknown person trying the door handle to the backdoor of a house in the 7900 Block of 18th Avenue Southwest.  The suspect was trying to open the backdoor and the residents did not know the person.  Officers arrived […]
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North Seattle Burglar strikes again

On 3/6/12, at approximately 2:52 a.m.,  an adult female resident in the 4200 block of Meridian Av N. was wakened by a voice yelling, “Let’s go.”  She then heard what sounded like footsteps running down the outside stair case.  After checking the house, the suspects stole car keys and personal electronics. The car was not taken. The residents called […]
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North Seattle Burglary

On 3/6/12, on or between 12:00 a.m.-6:55 a.m.,  suspects burglarized a home in the 4100 block of Sunnyside Av N. The suspect gained entry through an apparent unlocked door off a front patio. (East side) The victim was home with his wife and 2 small children.  The suspect stole several items to include personal electronics, car keys and […]
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Eluding, vehicle collision into building at Denny Way/Boren Avenue

On Monday, March 5th, at approximately 11:45 pm, a West Precinct officer on patrol observed a green 1998 Mazda 626 driving in a reckless manner, speeding and running through red lights.  The officer pulled in behind the car on Denny Way travelling east and activated her emergency equipment in her patrol car in an attempt […]
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