Commercial Truck Loses its Load and is put Out of Service

On March 27th at approximately 10:09 a.m. officers from the Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Squad responded to northbound East Marginal Way South at South Holden Street to assist patrol officers with a one-vehicle collision investigation involving a commercial semi-truck that separated and subsequently dragged its unsecure metal container load a considerable distance down the road.    Upon arrival officers saw a semi-truck […]
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Meet The Newest Member of SPD’s Arson/Bomb Squad

The Seattle Police Department has a new, highly-trained recruit ready to dive nose-first into potentially dangerous situations, thanks to Boeing and the Seattle Police Foundation.  On Tuesday afternoon, Seattle Police Chief John Diaz presented the Arson/Bomb Squad’s (ABS) newest four-legged member, Boomer, with his badge at police headquarters. Thanks to a donation from a Seattle […]
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Commercial Vehicle Enforcement today

On March 26th officers from the Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Squad (CVES) inspected eight trucks.  The following areas were worked:  Terminal 18 – 1300 block of SW Florida Street Terminal 46 – 50 block of  South Atlantic Street  4500 to 6500 blocks of West Marginal Way SW  3 trucks were placed Out of Service for: 1 Unsecured Load 1 Air Brake […]
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Arson Detectives Investigating Fires Set In Interbay, Magnolia Saturday Night

Arson Detectives are investigating two fires set in the Interbay/Magnolia neighborhoods over the weekend. Fire crews and police were first called to 43rd Avenue and W. Barrett Street at about 9:45 pm Saturday after someone set a fire in a portable toilet outside a vacant home. The flames spread from the portable toilet to the […]
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Mulitple vehicle collision on MLK Jr. Wy S and S Graham St

On March 26th at around 8:10 a.m., Seattle Police and Seattle Fire responded to a three car injury collision at the intersection of Martin Luther King Jr. Way S and S Graham Street.  Seattle Fire transported three adults and two juveniles (unknown genders) to Harborview Medical Center for non-life threatening injuries.   The collision involved a Honda Accord, […]
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Shooting at a Bar in Northgate

On March 25th at approximately 11:37 p.m. officers responded to a bar in the 500 block of NE Northgate Way for the report of a shooting with at least one victim.  Officers arrived on scene and located an adult male victim inside the establishment who had sustained a gunshot wound to the side of his torso.  It is unknown […]
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Officers Capture Suspect Who Assaulted a Woman and Stole Her Purse downtown

On March 25th at approximately 11:35 a.m. an adult male suspect approached the female victim who was at the corner of 1st Avenue and Pike Street.  The suspect struck the victim, stole her purse and fled the scene on foot.  Responding officers located and arrested the suspect in Victor Steinbrueck Park.  The victim did not require […]
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