Police, Yogurt Makers Team Up For Justice

Some tenacious sleuthing employees at a yogurt factory teamed up with police to dispense some handcrafted, family-recipe justice after a 31-year-old man broke into their Georgetown offices and stole two laptops and a cellphone early this morning. Just after midnight, employees at a yogurt company in the 5700 block of Airport Way South called police after […]
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K9 Ziva, a Very Good Dog, Tracks Teen Burglar After Early-Morning Break-In

Two teens broke into a South Seattle home early this morning, expecting to find a marijuana grow operation. They did not. Instead, one of the young men found himself quickly surrendering to officers after they pulled up to the home and caught him crowbar-in-hand. The second suspect fled from officers and hid for nearly a […]
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Officers Track Carprowl Victim’s Cellphone to Greenbelt

Officers returned a man’s stolen cellphone early Wednesday after following its digital trail into the woods near the International District. Around 3 AM, a man flagged down officer John Chesney in the 900 block of South Dearborn Street and said he’d just returned to his car to find his cellphone missing and mud smeared throughout […]
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Downtown Officers Use Naloxone to Revive 16th Person from Overdose

SPD bike patrol officers revived a man in downtown Seattle last week after he suffered an overdose and collapsed on the street. Around 1:30 PM on February 23rd, a witness flagged down bike officers Randy Jokela and Jason Drummond in the 1500 block of 3rd Avenue and directed them to an unconscious man, who had fallen […]
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Woman Reunited With Purse Thanks to Officer’s Selfie

A dispute between a Seattle ride-share driver and a visiting California woman was quickly resolved early Sunday when an SPD officer intervened with a texted selfie (#NoFilter). SPD Officer Eric Michl, a member of the DUI traffic squad, was working on Capitol Hill around 2 AM Sunday when a distraught woman approached him near Boylston Avenue […]
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Burglar Discovers Officers Actually Pretty Good at Hide-n-Seek

Police arrested two burglars Wednesday at a Licton Springs home, catching one man as he rushed out of the home and finding another hidden inside a slashed-open box spring, like a less-gruesome version of that one scene in The Revenant. Around 8 AM Wednesday, a neighbor in the 10300 block of Densmore Avenue North called […]
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Detectives Seek Suspects In Armed Hold-Up at West Seattle Convenience Store

Security cameras at a West Seattle convenience store captured two masked, armed men robbing a clerk at gunpoint earlier this week. Now police are hoping someone out there recognizes the men in the footage. Just before 3 AM Monday, the men entered the store in the 3200 block of Avalon Way SW and flashed a gun […]
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Police Seek Thieves Targeting Swimming Pool Locker Rooms

Seattle police are diving head-first into an investigation of a group of thieves, who have targeted swimmers in a series of pool locker room break-ins. Since late November, police have received reports of thefts at swimming pool locker rooms in Ballard, Queen Anne, Greenlake, Meadowbrook, Central District and West Seattle. The thieves have broken into […]
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