Detectives Investigating Serious Collision In Maple Leaf Neighborhood

Detectives are investigating after a 33-year-old man was struck by a truck along Lake City Way NE today. Officers were dispatched to Lake City Way NE and 18th Ave. NE after a caller reported a large commercial truck hit a man along Lake City Way NE just before 2:30 PM. Officers arrived and found the man with life-threatening head […]
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Injury Collision Investigation at 15th Avenue West/West Armory Way

A woman is in custody and several other people are hospitalized following a bizarre situation that unfolded yesterday evening. At about 5:30 pm,  a man reported that his female acquaintance, whom he had just met, took the truck he was driving without permission from the 9700 block of Holman Road NW.  The woman sped off, […]
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Man Smashes Restaurant Window, Attacks Customers with Shard of Glass

A man believed to be high on methamphetamine and PCP smashed a downtown Ballard window during the afternoon lunch hour and attacked customers with a shard of glass before being wrestled to the ground by diners and passersby. SPD’s 911 center began receiving calls at around 12:08 p.m. that a man was yelling and shouting […]
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Detectives Recover Bikes, Cars and Motorcycle After Investigation at Wedgwood Home

Major Crimes Taskforce detectives, SWAT and patrol officers arrested four people and recovered stolen bikes, cars and a motorcycle last night after serving a warrant at a Wedgwood home. On Monday, detectives learned the home belonged to a suspected prolific auto thief and burglar, and that dozens of stolen items and bicycles were being kept in […]
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Ballard Burglar Boards Bus, Caught Downtown With Help From Heli

A suspect is in custody following a burglary in Ballard yesterday afternoon after a coordinated effort that involved two different precincts and the King County Sheriff’s Office’s helicopter, Guardian One. Yesterday, at approximately 12:45 pm,  officers from the North Precinct responded to a burglary call in the 5600 Block of 15th Avenue NW.  The call […]
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Police Find Secret Garden (of Pot) After Break-In At Children’s Bookstore

A break-in at a children’s bookstore early Tuesday in Ballard led police to a secret garden of illegal marijuana plants. Around 3:30 AM, Seattle police received a report of an in-progress burglary at the bookstore, in the 1100 block of N.W. 85th Street Officers entered the store and found a large hole smashed in a wall. They […]
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Police, Medics, Dispatcher and Mom Save Young Woman From Overdose

A young woman was revived by Seattle police, Seattle Fire Department paramedics and her mother after she suffered a near-fatal overdose Tuesday at her North Seattle home. The 18-year-old woman’s mother called 911 dispatchers shortly after 12:36 PM and reported her daughter was overdosing at her home near NE 50th Street and Sand Point Way NE. […]
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Update On February 21, 2016 Officer-Involved Shooting Investigation

The Seattle Police Department is releasing evidence gathered as part of an ongoing investigation into a February 21, 2016, officer-involved shooting.  The investigation into the officers’ use of force remains ongoing. The Department is releasing additional information in response to community requests. Only evidence that has been fully processed and which does not compromise remaining […]
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