Bank Robbery in Rainier Valley

An armed robber is at large following a mid-afternoon bank robbery.  At approximately 3:54 p.m. officers responded to a 911 call of a robbery at a Key Bank in the 9200 block of Rainier Avenue South.  The suspect, who was armed with a black handgun, is described as a black male, 25 to 30 years […]
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Audio and Photos from North Seattle Officer-Involved Shooting (Updated)

In conjunction with a scheduled 11:30 am press conference on the fatal officer-involved shooting of Jack Keewatinawin in North Seattle Tuesday evening, the Seattle Police Department is providing a series audio files and photos from the incident. Tuesday evening, police received two separate calls from Keewatinawin’s brothers, who told 911 dispatchers their brother was holding a knife to […]
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Attempted Armed Robbery on Capitol Hill Early this Morning

Officers are investigating a report of an attempted armed robbery that happened around 12:30 this morning near the intersection of 11th Avenue and East Harrison Street. The victim drove to the East Precinct early this morning to report that he had almost been robbed at gunpoint while sitting in his parked car at that location.  He […]
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Armed Bank Robbery on Broadway Avenue

Officers are searching for a bank robbery suspect who is armed and at large.  At approximately 6:05 p.m. officers responded to 911 calls of a robbery at the Chase Bank in the 300 block of Broadway Avenue East. The suspect, who was armed with a handgun, robbed the bank and was last seen fleeing out the […]
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Two Pedestrians Struck by a Car in North Seattle

Officers are on scene investigating a collision involving a white Honda and two female pedestrians at Brooklyn Avenue NE and NE Campus Parkway that occurred at approximately 5:42 p.m.  Both pedestrians are believed to be in their late teens.  The circumstances leading up to the collision have not been determined and remain under active investigation. Fire […]
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Metro Bus/Pedestrian Collision Downtown

Officers are actively investigating a collision involving a Metro Bus and a pedestrian that occurred near Boren Avenue and Stewart Street at approximately 5:10 p.m. Fire department medics responded to the scene and are treating the pedestrian, who is conscious and alert. This remains an active and on-going patrol investigation.
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SPD Rolls Out Predictive Policing Software

Mayor Mike McGinn and Seattle Police Chief John Diaz unveiled SPD’s new Predictive Policing software at a press conference today. The software allows SPD to do a deep analysis of past crime data, and forecast possible locations where crimes might occur in the city, down to a 500-foot geographic area. With that information in hand, […]
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