Police, Fire Officials Asking Wallingford Neighbors to Secure Trash Bins

Seattle Police and Fire Department officials are cautioning neighbors in the Wallingford area to secure their dumpsters and garbage bins as detectives investigate a series of reckless burning incidents in the area. Since February 5th, police have been called to four incidents of fires set in dumpsters or recycling bins between 3rd Avenue NE and […]
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Burglar Injured By Phinney Ridge Resident’s Fists, Garden Shears

A 30-year-old burglar was injured Tuesday after a Phinney Ridge man caught him breaking into his home and proceeded to beat him about the head with his fists and a pair of garden shears.. The resident called 911 around 3:30 PM after he saw the burglar pull up on his street in the 6200 block of 4th Ave […]
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Detectives Track Down Teen Suspects In Wallingford Armed Robbery

Detectives have arrested two teens in connection with an armed robbery at a Wallingford convenience store last week. Police responded to the store in the 4000 block of Wallingford Ave N around 9:30 PM on January 28th, after an employee reported that two masked men had robbed him at gunpoint.  The employee asked the robbers to wait until a […]
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Man Arrested With Stolen Gun After Confrontation Outside Mosque

Police arrested a man armed with a stolen gun, a pellet gun and a baseball bat after he confronted two other men outside a mosque Tuesday in the Northgate neighborhood. The two victims were reportedly standing in the parking lot of a mosque at 15th Avenue NE and Northgate Way around 1 PM when they […]
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Men Caught Printing Fake Checks, Selling Meth At Aurora Motel

Police found a gun, knives, ammunition, laptops and printers from an Aurora Avenue motel last week after arresting two men for selling meth and running a check counterfeiting operation out of their room. SPD Major Crimes Task Force detectives began investigating the men for narcotics dealing last week, and visited the room at the Klose-Inn […]
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Self-Proclaimed “Young Codeine King” Arrested After Pharmacy Robbery

The Seattle Police SWAT team served a search warrant this morning and arrested a 15-year-old suspected in a Seattle pharmacy robbery and may be linked to others in the area. A pharmacist was working behind the counter of a drug store in the 5400 block of 15 Ave NW on November 27 when two people […]
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Man Killed In Shootout With Police Following Carjacking, Chase

One man was killed in a shootout with police Sunday after he stole two vehicles at gunpoint in separate incidents in Belltown and Montlake and fired at officers while leading them on a chase through northeast Seattle. Today’s incident began around 12:30 PM when the suspect entered a downtown coffee shop armed with a handgun, leading […]
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Detectives Investigating Fatal Bus Collision At Northgate Transit Center

One woman was killed Thursday in a collision with a King County Metro bus at the Northgate Transit Center. Police received reports just after 3 PM that a bus had collided with a woman. Seattle Fire Department medics arrived and pronounced the woman dead at the scene. An SPD Drug Recognition Expert tested the driver and found […]
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UPDATED: Police Arrest Teen After Report of Student with Firearm at High School

Seattle police and school officials are investigating after a student was reportedly seen with a firearm Thursday at Ballard High School. Officers and a SWAT team responded to the school and quickly located the student off campus. Officers took the teenage male into custody, but were not immediately able to locate a firearm. Out of […]
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