(Update) Man Shot in Arm on Capitol Hill

(Update) Officers have arrested the 24-year-old suspect from this morning’s shooting on Capitol Hill. Police arrested the suspect and recovered the handgun when he turned himself in to officers at the North Precinct. Last nights shooting appears to have been the continuation of an incident in Snohomish County, where the suspect may be facing additional charges. […]
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Police Investigating Report of Attack in Interlaken Park

A 44-year-old woman jogging through Interlaken Park on Thursday afternoon told police a man grabbed her from behind and choked her until she lost consciousness. According the victim, she was jogging east through the park around 3:20 PM when a man approached from behind and wrapped his arms around her neck. The woman reported both […]
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Assaults, Robberies Decline Following Capitol Hill Emphasis Patrols

Since the Seattle Police Department deployed more officers in September to work emphasis patrols on foot and on bikes throughout Capitol Hill’s busy nightlife district, robberies have dropped 42-percent while assaults are down 35-percent. The  department’s new SeaStat program—which uses data and community input to ensure officers are deployed where they’re most needed—has greatly contributed to these successes, […]
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One Traffic Stop Nets Three Arrests And a Gun

Police arrested three men and seized handgun after a routine traffic stop early Friday in the Yesler Terrace neighborhood. Officers noticed a car driving without its headlights on about 1:30 AM near Broadway and Boren Avenue. They stopped the car and discovered the 24-year-old driver had a suspended license. The driver bolted when officers ordered him […]
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Man Arrested After Making Threats at Capitol Hill Club

Officers arrested a man who made threatening statements after being denied entry to a Capitol Hill bar early Saturday. Witnesses said the intoxicated 28-year-old suspect was prevented from entering the night club, located in the 600 block of E Pine St., shortly after midnight. He then became upset and reportedly said “all white people should die” […]
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(Updated) Police Investigating After Bachelorette Party Attacks Woman In Belltown

Update 10/8: Detectives have identified and interviewed the man in the photos, and he is cooperating in the investigation. Police are still reviewing the case and continue to search for the members of the bachelorette party.   Robbery detectives are hoping photos of a man and woman spotted using a stolen debit card in a […]
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