Police Called to Brighton Neighborhood After Man Shoots Self In Leg

A man in his 30’s was found with a gunshot wound Wednesday afternoon in the Brighton neighborhood, which police now believe is the result of a self-inflicted shooting. Officers received a report of shooting Wednesday at Rainier Ave. S. and S. Garden St. just after 4 PM, and found a man with a gunshot wound to […]
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Cops Catch Teens, Recover Pair of Stolen Cars Following Ballard Dealership Break-In

Police arrested two teens and recovered a pair of stolen cars after and early Saturday heist at a dealership, which was neither particularly fast, nor furious. The case began when a witness called 911 around 4:30 AM and said someone was trying to break through a window at a car dealership in the 5200 block of Leary Avenue […]
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Police Arrest Student For Threatening Notes Left On Seattle U Campus

Seattle police arrested a 26-year-old Seattle University student Monday in connection with a series of threatening notes left on the school’s campus. Police evacuated three buildings on campus Friday after students found a series of threatening notes left in school bathrooms. On Saturday, staff at Swedish Hospital’s Cherry Hill facility—which houses Seattle University’s medical training […]
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Officers Chase Warrant Suspect, Crack Big Drug Case

A wanted felon tried to ditch a CD binder as he fled from police in Yesler Terrace early this morning. When officers finally caught up to the man and recovered the case, they discovered it contained something far more sinister than than John Tesh or Nickelback albums. Officers Harold Dentinger and Amanda Hirata were searching Yesler Terrace around 6:30 AM for a 46-year-old […]
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SDOT, SPD Release March 24th After-Action Report and Action Plan to Improve Response When Streets Are Blocked Due to Collisions

SEATTLE–Seattle Department of Transportation (SDOT) and Seattle Police Department (SPD) have identified initial steps they will take to improve the city’s capacity to respond to major traffic incidents. This ability was clearly challenged on March 24 when an overturned truck on State Route 99 blocked all southbound lanes just north of Royal Brougham Way South. […]
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Police Activate Amber Alert, Locate Abducted Child

UPDATE 4/1/15 This is dash-cam video of a brief pursuit of a suspect wanted for abducting his young son yesterday. The suspect began swerving and speeding away from police, so officers ceased their pursuit in order to protect the young child in the vehicle. We issued an Amber Alert and located the child several hours later. UPDATE […]
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Vancouver (BC) Police Offer Reward for Suspect in Murder of Mother of Five

We are posting the below Vancouver (BC) Police Department news release since there is a possibility that Daniel Paul has crossed into Washington State. The Vancouver Police Board is announcing a reward of up to $10,000 for information leading to the arrest of Daniel Alphonse Paul in connection with the murder of his girlfriend, Rose […]
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Detectives Investigating After A Homicide In Yesler Terrace

Detectives are investigating after a woman was shot inside a tent and later died early Saturday morning. Officers were called to 8th Ave. and Yesler Way at 1:45 AM Saturday for reports of a woman shot multiple times. Witnesses said the woman, in her 40s, was sitting in a nearby tent when an unknown person reached […]
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