Officers Save Another Life With Overdose Reversal Drug

For the second time in as many weeks, Seattle police officers have used a life-saving medication to stop a potentially fatal overdose. Around 2:30 PM Wednesday, East Precinct bike officers Chris Myers and Drew Fowler were patrol near Broadway and East Pike Street when they spotted a 33-year-old man sprawled on the ground in a doorway. As […]
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Extra Police Staffing in Neighborhoods to Deter/Prevent Gun Violence

Chief Kathleen O’Toole has directed the Seattle Police Operations and Investigations Bureaus to accelerate summer staffing deployment levels in an ongoing effort to deter and prevent gun violence. Starting tonight, Seattle residents can expect to see extra police officers in neighborhoods, nightlife districts and hotspots detailed in our SeaStat crime analysis reports. These added resources will be a […]
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Man Arrested For Spitting That Hot Fire

If Smokey the Bear, Beavis and Frankenstein have taught us anything, it’s that fire bad! Officers tried to relay this same lesson to a less-than-receptive 22-year-old man Saturday night after they caught him spewing flames from his mouth on a busy Capitol Hill street. Officers Sandlin Grayson and Christopher James were working an emphasis patrol in […]
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Update on SPD Investigation of Missing Renton Woman, Central District Homicide

Update 4/18 Detectives are investigating after human remains were found Monday morning at a recycling center in the 200 block of South Hanford Street. Police believe it is probable the remains are connected to the ongoing investigation into the murder of the 40-year-old Renton woman. UPDATE 4/15:  SPD Homicide detectives are investigating after sanitation discovered human […]
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Police Investigating After Suspected Human Remains Found In Recycling Bin

SPD Homicide detectives are investigating after suspected human remains were found in a recycling bin outside a Central District home. Around 4pm Saturday, a homeowner in the 1600 block of 21st Avenue called 911 and reported finding suspicious items in a recycling bin. SPD patrol officers, homicide detectives and the King County Medical Examiner responded to the location and […]
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Carjacking, Pursuit, Collision on I-90

Seattle Police are investigating a carjacking and collision that ended in the tunnel on eastbound I-90.  The suspect is in custody. At approximately 4:10 am, a family was loading their vehicle in the 500 block of Lakeside Avenue South.  A suspect approached the family, implied that he had a gun, and stole the family’s car.  […]
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Guns and Drugs Recovered in Early Morning Arrest

Officers working a night emphasis in the Pike/Pine corridor made an arrest early this morning that took two guns and narcotics off the streets. Just before 2:00 am, officers observed a drug transaction occur near 10th Avenue and East Pike Street.  As officers moved in to contact the individuals involved, the suspect tried to flee from […]
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Suspect Found Hiding on Roof After Central District Break-In Early this Morning

Officers were able to talk a 19-year-old man off a roof and into custody after he broke into his ex-girlfriend’s apartment, violating a court order. Officers had responded to the apartment in the 1500 block of East Yesler Way last night around 9:40 pm.  The victim  reported that the suspect had climbed in her window […]
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UPDATE: Cops Arrest Wig and Denim Cutoff-Wearing Suspect In Miller Park Incidents

Seattle police have arrested a suspect in several incidents of indecent exposure and voyeurism late last year in the Miller Park neighborhood. Around 3:40 AM Sunday, February 28th, Officers Katrina Walter, Brad Devore and Shawn Crow were responding to a report of a suspicious person creeping around a building in the 300 block of 18th Avenue. On […]
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